Simon Cowell astonished by 21-year-old Irish plumber's performance

Written by Jeppe W

Nov.09 - 2023 10:15 AM CET


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A Youtube video of Simon Cowell, renowned as one of the most stringent judges on the popular music show X Factor, being left gobsmashed  by the vocal talent of 21-year-old Irish plumber, Brendan Murray, has resurfaced once more.

Murray's performance on the show, especially during the six-chair challenge, left a lasting impression on both the judges and the audience.

Brendan chose to perform "Everybody Hurts" by R.E.M., a choice that showcased his remarkable singing abilities.

His rendition was so captivating that it not only stunned the judges but also sent a wave of apprehension among the other contestants, who sensed the heightened competition.

The audience's reaction to Brendan's performance was overwhelmingly positive, culminating in a standing ovation.

Overwhelmed by the support, Brendan appeared visibly moved, even breaking down in tears of joy on stage.

Simon Cowell, seldom seen as awe-struck, acknowledged Brendan's exceptional talent.

He remarked that Brendan stood in a different league compared to the other contestants and reassured him of his advancement in the competition. Cowell pointed out Brendan's charm, stemming from his unawareness of his own exceptional talent.

This moment marked a significant turning point for Brendan Murray, not only in the competition but also in his journey as a musician, as his performance resonated with viewers and judges alike.

Fans eagerly anticipated his future performances, captivated by his unique and powerful voice.

See the amazing video of Brendan Murray, the best Simon Cowell has ever seen, right below:

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