The final episode was preceded by a one-hour recap of the competitive performances, and included two hours of performances by this season's top 20 contestants, as well as guest performances from the likes of Coldplay, Ed Sheeran, Tim McGraw, OneRepublic, and the announcement of the winner.
OneRepublic,'Love Runs Out'
Ed Sheeran (with Christina Grimmie),'All of the Stars'
Justin Moore,'Lettin' the Night Roll'
Robin Thicke (with Josh Kaufman),'Get Her Back'
Tim McGraw,'City Lights'
Coldplay,'A Sky Full of Stars'