This Young X Factor Contestant Will Make You Cry

Now and again when you hear a tune, you’ll be pulled in by the beat, its appealing verses, or best of all – the feeling in the artist’s voice. You feel it. You hear it. You’re quickly associated. One vocalist’s tryout on The X Factor Australia moved the judges and gathering of people to tears in such a way.

Emmanuel Kelly’s version of John Lennon’s Imagine inspired an emotional response with the group, yet so did his backstory.