"Season Premiere: Part 1"
Season 3
Episode Number 1/11 (10)
First Broadcast September 19, 2011
Theme Contestant's Choice
Eliminated Fannin Family (16th)

The Cat's Pajamas (15th)

Episode Chronology
Next Season Premiere: Part 2
Season Premiere: Part 1 is the first episode of the third season of The Sing-Off.


The Sing-Off kicks off its third season with a group performance of F**Kin' Perfect featuring the first 8 groups of the season. Returning host Nick Lachey introduces judges Ben Folds, Shawn Stockman, and new judge Sara Barielles. The first half of the show begins with The YellowJackets' rendition of Wavin' Flag, chosen by their recent trip to Africa. 


Order Group Song
Opening Song
1 All "F**kin' Perfect" by Pink
First Half
2 The YellowJackets "Wavin' Flag" by K'naan
3 Fannin Family "Who Says" by Selena Gomez & the Scene
4 Afro-Blue "Put Your Records On" by Corinne Bailey Rae
5 Delilah "Grenade" by Bruno Mars
Second Half
7 Urban Method "Love the Way You Lie" by Eminem ft. Rihanna
8 The Cat's Pajamas "Some Kind of Wonderful" by Grand Funk Railroad
9 Kinfolk 9 "Secrets" by OneRepublic
10 Vocal Point "Jump Jive an' Wail" by The Brian Setzer Orchestra
Swan songs
6 Fannin Family "Tomorrow" from Annie
11 The Cat's Pajamas "Bye Bye Love" by The Everly Brothers


Bracket 1:
First Half Second Half
Delilah, 1st Safe
Vocal Point
Vocal Point, 1st Safe
Afro-Blue, 2nd Safe
Urban Method
Urban Method, 2nd Safe
The Yellowjackets
The YellowJackets, 3rd Safe
Kinfolk 9
Kinfolk 9, 3rd Safe
Fannin Family
Fannin Family
The Cat's Pajamas
The Cat's Pajamas