22 year old Jahmene Douglas has had a challenging week with the truth about his father coming out as he admits singing was his escape and way of dealing with the traumas in his life and a way to make his mom smile.
Jahmene‘s singing has been his way of saying a prayer throughout so it is apt that this week on X Factor UK live he chooses to sing Aretha Franklin’s song.
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Jahmene shared an honest insight into his life and has a very emotional response to the comments to his performance.
Jahmene Douglas sings “I say a little prayer” by Aretha Franklin on X Factor live
It’s inspiring to hear such words of encouragement and to see Jahmene standing so strong and vulnerable at the same time.
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