A 13-year-old contender from London moved Britain’s Got Talent judges to tears with his angelic voice; he also received a golden buzzer from the hard-to-please judge Simon Cowell.
13-Year-Old Contender Malakai Bayoh
Malakai Bayoh is a 13-year-old boy from London who has dreamed of becoming a great singer. He started to be fond of singing after his mom enrolled him in choir at seven years old. Since then, he has pursued the path to becoming a great singer. In his audition for Britain’s Got Talent, the 13 years old boy astounded the crowd.
The crowd was shocked as Malakai sang out on Britain’s Got Talent stage. He performed the Latin hymn ‘Pie Jesu.’ The 13-year-old sang the song with its Latin lyrics, with the meaning: “Merciful Jesus who takes away the sins of the world. Grant them rest, everlasting rest.”
Angelic Voice Gets Golden Buzzer
After Malakai’s performance, the boy received a standing ovation and shouts of cheer and applause from the crowd. Judge Simon Cowell and Bruno Tonioli even stood for him.
In the end, Simon, the judge known for being hard to please, pressed the Golden Buzzer for the 13-year-old.
Meanwhile, Judge Amanda commented, “that was a stunning performance. Totally flawless. Very composed.”
Alesha Dixon remarked that Malakai’s performance made her “trance.” And Simon agreed, saying that he was like in heaven when he heard him.
It also moved Judge Bruno to tears that he told him, “you sound like an angel!”
A YouTuber, Ayo man, commented, “Such a beautiful voice from such a young boy. Simon definitely made the right decision. This boy has a bright future.”
Another wrote, “He truly has the most angelic voice, and his innocence and humility made his performance even better. Very well deserved golden buzzer.”
Watch Malakai’s performance onstage and get chills with his heavenly voice!
Reference | YouTube – Britain’s Got Talent
Header Image: Britain’s Got Talent. (Screenshot). (2023). GOLDEN BUZZER is one of the BEST VOICES Simon’s ever heard, Retrieved April 17, 2023 from: https://youtu.be/6K5XD84Mf-o