For Curtis' Blind Audition, he sang "Hillbilly Bone". Cee Lo Green was the only coach to turn around, putting Curtis on Team Cee Lo by default.
In the Battle Rounds, Curtis was paired against Emily Valentine. They sang "Need You Now". Cee Lo chose Curtis as the winner, sending him to the Quarterfinals.
In the Quarterfinals, Curtis sang "Addicted to Love". He did not receive the most votes on Team Cee Lo, nor was he saved by his coach, eliminating him from the competition along with The Thompson Sisters, instead of Nakia.