Many 11-year-olds might feel nervous pangs of stage fright when singing in front of an auditorium full of people at a school talent show.
Not fifth-grader Mykel Lewis of Jonesboro, Arkansas, who took to the stage of his school’s talent show and sang Whitney Houston’s “I Will Always Love You”; — and absolutely nailed it.
Arguably one of the most difficult songs to tackle, Mykel’s extraordinary performance blew the crowd away, and is doing the same on the Internet: a video posted on Facebook of the performance has already racked up thousands of views.
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