Teen Nervously Clutches Mic On Stage But Seconds Into Song Simon’s Face Drops Realizing Huge Mistake

September 20, 2018 VIDEOS


It takes a lot of courage to step onto the X Factor stage. Not only is there a huge live audience, but knowing the whole country’s eyes are on you can be enough to make even a seasoned pro falter. For a lot of contestants though, it is the panel of stern judges that matters the most.

When 16-year-old Olivia Garcia stepped onto the intimidating stage, the cards were already stacked against her. Ready to compete in the 6-Chair challenge, the nervous teen had a lot to prove. All six seats had already been filled, and it was clear that the judges meant business. “She’s so nervous,” Simon Cowell mutters under his breath as Olivia shyly approaches the stage.

Little did anyone know at the time, but the 16-year-old was not about to go down without a fight. Taking a deep breath, she clutches the mic and delivers the performance of a lifetime. Simon’s demeanor suddenly changes, as it dawns on him that he is about to have to make a very tough call. The remaining six contestants begin shaking with nerves, realizing that this unexpected talent may have just taken their place. Watch the video below to see the hauntingly beautiful performance for yourself – no wonder the judges were forced to make this tear-jerking decision!

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