Archive for August 26th, 2009

Danyl Johnson: A Star Is Born!

August 26, 2009

Danyl Johnson gets by with a LOT of help form his fans!

Twenty-seven-year-old school teacher Danyl Johnson rocked the house on Saturday, August 22, 2009 with this Joe Cocker version of With a Little Help From My Friends on X Factor, Britain’s version of American Idol.

It only took the audience three seconds to realize that they were witnessing something special. You can have all the talent in the world, but if you can’t connect to the audience like Danyl does, you won’t get very far.

After Danyl’s performance, Simon Cowell gave him a standing ovation and said:

Okay, Danyl, I’ve been doing this for how many years? Eight, nine years? Okay, Danyl, that was single-handedly the best first audition I have ever heard.

The Today show wasted no time inviting Danyl to appear as a guest. And London bookies (more…)