It’s the talent that defines how amazing human beings are and without which, we may never discover that somehow, we have the potential to make the world see how we excel in a particular field we are fit in. And as we go along with our everyday life, we normally came across and meet people who possess lots of talent and one which we can consider as unique and one-of-a-kind.
Social Media has been a significant leeway in promoting talents that are unexpected and amazing. Facebook and YouTube is one of the most used tools to promote and discover talents that awaits to rocket to stardom.
These days it seems like Facebook is becoming one of the biggest hubs for discovering talent. More and more talented people are getting their names out there by uploading videos and crossing their finger for success.
Although not every wannabe-star hit it big by showcasing themselves on Facebook or YouTube, the true talent shines through and a number of gifted stars have been discovered on Facebook and YouTube and gone all the way with hit singles, record deals, tours, celebrity fans and more.
Justine Bieber is one of the best examples to YouTube stardom. He was discovered on YouTube when his mother posted a video of him singing at the age of 12 for his friends and family to see. Three years later, he is one of the world’s youngest pop and R&B singers with his own album, music videos and celebrity fans and friends. If not on YouTube, who knows where Justin would be today.
Filipino singer-songwriter Arnel Pineda went from performing covers of Journey, Survivor and Aerosmith songs to becoming the lead singer for Journey in less than a year. He auditioned for them after seeing him sing in his Youtube videos. Other singers that have gone from unknown to famous because of YouTube include Esmee Denters, who was discovered by Justin Timberlake, Terra Naomi, Lisa Lavie, and Mia Rose. Charice Pempengco was also discovered by Ellen DeGeneres and Oprah because of YouTube.
And now it seems like another Social Media Star is born from the Philippines, and yes she’s great! A female Jollibee crew with a beautiful voice singing “On the Wings of Love” in the style of Regine Velasquez, “Wake Me Up Inside” by Evanescence and “If I Were a Boy” by Beyonce Knowles. The videos were posted by Facebook user Nathan Black.
As YouTube and Facebook users view, comment and rate singers’ videos the diamonds in the rough are revealed and emerge to be discovered. What do you think of this one? Let us know your thoughts in the comment section below, and don’t forget to share this blog post with your family and friends online. And also, visit our website more often for more updates.