8-Year-Old Blind Singer Leaves Everyone In Tears On ‘Indonesia’s Got Talent’
Ariani Nisma Putri was born blind but has always had a superstar voice and a love for singing. The eight-year-old was born prematurely after only six months of pregnancy. Coming onto Indonesia’s Got Talent, she said that even though she can’t see, she wants others to see her. Check out her 2014 audition below where she sang “Listen” by Beyonce.
Ariani Nisma Putri Had An Emotional ‘Indonesia’s Got Talent’ Audition
The second-grader who prefers to be called Putri was ready to step onto the Indonesia’s Got Talent stage and show the judges everything she has got. She belted out the song like a pro and the judges each had tears filling their eyes. At the end of the performance, the audience began shouting “Putri” and were up on their feet with a standing ovation.
This audition now has over 11 million views and the comments section is full of people who were equally emotional and in tears. “I was literally in tears watching this beautiful little girl pour her soul out,” one person wrote in the comments. “I am crying, this baby is SINGING from her heart, just beautiful,” wrote another viewer.
The judges complimented her “marvelous voice” and called both of Putri’s parents on stage to tell them how lucky they are to have her as a daughter. She was voted by the judges into the next round of the competition. She sang “Don’t You Remember” by Adele and there wasn’t a single dry eye in the theater. Putri made it to the Grand Final.
She was later declared the winner of Indonesia’s Got Talent and looked extremely happy when the announcement was made.
If you found Putri’s Indonesia’s Got Talent audition to be inspirational, make sure you check out the compilation below. It features some incredible acts from talent competition shows that will definitely warm your heart. These acts made the judges burst out in tears so make sure you have tissues nearby.
Where Is She Now?
After winning Indonesia’s Got Talent, Putri has gone on to release her own original music available on all streaming platforms. She sang a bit of the song in a video posted to Instagram where she has 254,000 followers.
She has also started to make TikToks, like this one where she sings a virtual duet with music superstar Billie Eilish.
One of Putri’s songs was even featured in a soundtrack for a television show.
The singer keeps her YouTube channel with 234,000 subscribers up to date with her latest covers and original songs. Since appearing on Indonesia’s Got Talent, she has learned how to play the guitar and the piano. “Thank you so much, you made my night even better. You are one talented young lady. God has blessed you with a great singing voice. Keep up the awesome work” wrote one person in the comments section of the following video.
What did you think of Putri’s Indonesia’s Got Talent journey?