“A star in the future”– that’s how judge Simon Cowell described 9-year-old Filipina Angelica Hale from Atlanta, Georgia, after she delivered a stunning performance Tuesday night on America’s Got Talent, which left the entire room on their feet.
Angelica’s spot on the show also revealed a touching backstory.
In 2013, angelica was on life support and in need of a kidney. It was only until discovering that her Pinay mother, Eva Bolando, was a match, and the two went into surgery for a transplant.
Four years later, the young singer now become an early favorite for America’s Got Talent.