The Judge Turned Around, And The Contestants Voice Was So Powerful That He Couldn’t Help But Shed Some Tears!
Vernon Barnard was born with glaucoma and by the age of 6, was declared legally blind, after enduring 16 operations, in his short life. Despite his loss of vision, he always remained passionate about becoming a singer and didn’t allow his circumstance to hinder him.
He had the opportunity to audition for The Voice South Africa, where he sang, One Direction’s, “Story of My Life”. He reflected on his life, stating that despite life’s trials, anyone is capable of achieving anything that they set their mind to, as long as they work hard to accomplish it.
The judges’ reactions at the knowledge of Vernon’s condition, brought them to tears!
Video: The Voice South Africa