Connect with us

Amusements

Teen Pleads His Mom To Sing On Stage With Him And They Melt The Audience’s Heart

Published

on

mom

Would you be nervous if you had to sing in front of a live audience? British teen Jamie Bell definitely felt the jitters before he auditioned on Britain’s Got Talent in 2016, so he asked his mother to accompany him. What happened next is the most beautiful mother-son duet of all time. Find out more about the teen that pleaded with his mom to sing on stage with him and ended up melting the audience’s hearts.

Lean On Me

The bond between mother and child is very special, so you can imagine that any parent would run to their child’s aid if they needed it. Little did Jamie’s mother Melanie Bell know that his request would lead to her performing with him in front of the industry’s toughest critics. Although the two had only been practicing together for several weeks, they quickly charmed audiences as soon as they began singing together.

Although young Jamie was scheduled to have a solo performance on Britain’s Got Talent, he began to feel stage fright as the show approached. That’s when he reached out to the ultimate singing machine – his mom. Yes, you heard that right. Fortunately for Jamie, his musical mother was already a pro singer. So, it wasn’t too much of a stretch for him to ask her to sing harmonies with him on television.

Say Something

Luckily, Jamie’s mom Melanie Bell immediately agreed to join him at his Britain’s Got Talent audition. Fans were shocked when Jamie’s 44-year-old mom took the stage with her son. But soon enough, the audience was brought to tears by the pair’s act. In fact, their audition clip shows how gorgeously Mel’s voice complemented Jamie’s instead of overwhelming it. Their rendition of the song “Say Something” by A Great Big World blew everyone away with its raw honesty.

Many viewers were touched by the duo’s loving dynamic and were swept away by their angelic voices, while others commented about the maturity of their music. Even the notoriously tough judge Simon Cowell enjoyed Jamie and Mel’s heavenly duet. Since their first performance was only an audition, Jamie and Mel surprised the judges again in the semi-final round. After singing The Climb by Miley Cyrus in the semi-finals, the judges were so impressed that the mother-son team went to the finals!

Love Can Build A Bridge

For Britain’s Got Talent finals, Jamie and Mel broke hearts again when they belted Love Can Build A Bridge by Cher. Even though they ended up finishing 12th in the talent show finals, Jamie and Mel still received several solid business offers afterward. During an interview with reporters, Jamie’s mother stated, “we’ve had so many offers, it’s unbelievable. We’ve had literally thousands of messages on Facebook from people saying they want to see us play live and buy our album.” Apparently, Jamie and Mel have even received cruise ship gigs, and have sung at theaters across England.

About her whirlwind singing career with her son, Mel dished to the media that, “we’ve only just recovered from the final. It’s been a very hectic week. To be honest, we’ve been on a bit of a downer. It feels like we fell asleep and none of it was real.” Amazingly, Jamie and Mel’s vocal stylings have gone viral on YouTube, receiving over eight million views and 52,000 likes for just one video of their time on Britain’s Got Talent. When asked about her future singing career with Jamie, Mel told media that, “we’re definitely going to keep performing together – this is a major opportunity – but we’d be looking to do it in the school holidays and at weekends.”

Amusements

Animals That Inspired Some Of The World’s Most Cutting Edge Technology

Our daily lives are filled with objects we take for granted, from lawn mowers to escalators. Technology has come a long way over the centuries, but apparently there’s an unsung hero in our midst – the animals. Giraffes, elephants, and many other beasts of the land have played crucial roles in the development of our modern society. You’ll never look at them the same again.

Published

on

Continue Reading

Amusements

Are Dogs Really Colorblind? The Top Pet Myths You Need To Stop Believing

From dangerous trendy diets to old wives’ tales, you would be surprised at what people believe when it comes to their furry friends. While some of these pet myths may be silly, others can put your pet’s health at risk. Find out which widely believed pet notions are actually false. It’s time to discover the truth and science behind some of these persistent beliefs, as we debunk some of the most common pet myths.

Published

on

Continue Reading

Amusements

At First They Were Rejected, Now There’s No Way We Could Live Without These Everyday Items

In the history of technological innovation, many inventors and businessmen showed a foresight that was wise beyond their years. They envisioned new techniques and business models that for many seemed incomprehensible. Almost every new product or idea meets some form of adversity along the way, but some of the rejected everyday items on this list will have you in disbelief. Though we cannot live without them, these inventions were at first surprisingly snubbed.

Published

on

Continue Reading