From the “X Factor” 2013 contestants emerges a 13-year-old girl with the voice that would turn the heads of the pickiest of critics. Rion Page captivated the audience with her audition and her adult-like seriousness when answering questions for the judges, according to UPI.com on Sept 16.
This young girl knows what a struggle in life entails as she is blind in her right eye and suffers from a debilitating condition called arthrogryposis multiplex congenita, a disease which affects her joints.
You wouldn’t know that this pretty little girl with a southern accent had any troubles at all, unless she told you. Her bubbly personality along with a smile that could light up the darkest of spaces just adds to her angelic like singing voice.
The video of Rion Page singing her audition performance went viral on YouTube and once you hear it you will understand why. How can such a captivating and passionate voice, come out of such a pint sized lovely little girl?
The judges were in awe, Demi Lovato said to Rion:
“I’m just so impressed with you right now and I cannot believe the struggles you have had and how positive you are. I think everybody in this room can learn something from you today.”
Simon Cowell, the man of very few complementing words said:
“I think you’re literally extraordinary. I really do.”
It's the passion in her voice that brings the tears to your eyes. Rion has one of those rare voices that stirs something deep inside, not many singers can do that, but she can. Without a doubt this little girl will go far with a voice like that!