We think the X-Factor should be doing something like this! Check out this clip form X-Factor: Australia!
Contestant Emmanuel Kelly shared his touching story while auditioning for X Factor Australia. He was born into an Iraqi war zone and was found along with his brother placed in shoe boxes in a park by nuns and was taken to an orphanage without any identification.
On the show, Kelly auditioned by singing John Lennon’s powerful “Imagine,” and his performance moved viewers as well as Lennon’s widow, Yoko Ono, who even praised his inspirational story and performance.
Watch his emotional performance of “Imagine” below: