Voice star plays a special free show on the Coast.
DARREN Percival, runner-up from the first series of Channel 9’s TV talent show The Voice, will perform for Gold Coast fans sooner than even he expected. Percival (pictured) will serenade fans with tracks from his debut album Happy Home at Centre Court, Pacific Fair, tonight from 6pm. His debut single, In The Blowing Wind, reached No. 3 on the ARIA singles chart and he had seven singles which charted during the Top 100 during The Voice. ‘‘To have wandered patiently over 20 years of performing live, songwriting and recording, to be now performing and meeting my fans in my home state is incredibly humbling,’’ Percival says. ‘‘This is a dream come true.’’ Happy Home is a collection of 10 tracks performed by Percival on The Voice and new recordings of songs that have inspired him throughout his life. Percival wll meet fans and sign merchandise as part of tonight’s appearance.