Amira Willighagen, 9, gives amazing performance on 'Holland's Got Talent'

Amira Willighagen, 9, gives amazing performance on 'Holland's Got Talent'

Nijmegen : Netherlands | Oct 29, 2013 at 1:12 PM PDT
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9-Year-Old's performance on 'Holland's Got Talent' amazes and the world with voice of an angel

Remember this name: Amira Willighagen.

HuffPost reported that a young 9-year old girl, with the voice of an angel, stepped onto the "Holland's Got Talent" stage and opened her mouth and out came a bit of heaven. The judges on the show were certainly not expecting a big, powerful and beautiful voice to come from such a very little girl.

The song, while not a familiar one with American audiences, mattered not. It was the music. For the record spoke, no sang a universal language as she sang an incredible rendition of Gianni Schicchi's "O Mio Babbino Caro" earned her a prize.

Just watch the faces of the judges.

In this case, the prize is a "Golden Ticket" from the judges that would take her straight to the live show.

HuffPost also reports that she is a completely self-taught, and used YouTube tutorials to learn how to sing.

"Are you really nine years old?" judge Chantal Janzen asked.

"This is incredible."

Amira, from Nijmegen, then went on to explain that she did not attend singing lessons and was in fact self-taught.

She said to the judges, "My brother Vincent plays violin, and I also wanted to do something . . . So I thought, I'm going to sing … and then I heard opera songs, which I found very beautiful and that's when I started singing," HLNBE reports.

No doubt, Amira will move to the next round. In fact, "A Star was Born" and her name is Amira Willighagen.

Source: HLNBE,


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9-year-old Amira Willighagen from Nijmegen stepped onto the "Holland's Got Talent" stage, and her incredible rendition of Gianni Schicchi's "O Mio Babbino Caro" earned her a Golden Ticket from the judges.
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