Rochester native Christian Cuevas avoided elimination Tuesday night and will now move on to the Top 8 on "The Voice."

Cuevas earned lots of praise from the judges after his performance of Lady Gaga's "Million Reasons" Monday night. On Tuesday, he avoided the bottom three spots and is now moving on to the semi-finals.

Cuevas was born in Rochester but now lives in Florida. Semi-final performances start next Monday on "The Voice" on NBC.