Angelina Jordan stunned the audience and judges with her breathtaking rendition of Queen’s “Bohemian Rhapsody” during her audition on AGT: The Champions in 2020. At just 13 years old, she showcased her incredible talent and vocal abilities, leaving everyone speechless.
Angelina, who had previously won Norway’s Got Talent in 2014 at the tender age of 7, has always impressed with her ability to channel legends like Billie Holiday. However, her performance of “Bohemian Rhapsody” was on a whole new level. Armed with her Amy Winehouse-esque voice, a guitar, and a piano, she transformed the iconic Queen anthem into a soulful, melancholic ballad that captivated listeners.
The video of Angelina’s audition doesn’t show the judges’ immediate reaction, but it didn’t take long for Heidi Klum to hit the Golden Buzzer, symbolizing her awe and endorsement of the performance. Judges and viewers alike were blown away by Angelina’s rendition, praising her unique take on the song.
One commenter wrote, “That’s a ONE in A BILLION voice right there. Just amazing.” Another shared, “They almost always fall short of the original. But to completely rearrange a song in the manner that she has, from a legend, and then make you forget about how the original even sounded because her rendition is so good is utterly amazing.”
Even Queen, the band behind the original “Bohemian Rhapsody,” expressed their admiration for Angelina’s performance. They retweeted her audition video with the comment, “Wow! What a rendition of #BohemianRhapsody.”
Angelina’s success continued on AGT: The Champions, as she made it to the Top 10. Although she didn’t win the top prize, she impressed the audience once again with her mesmerizing rendition of Elton John’s “Goodbye Yellow Brick Road.”
Now 17 years old, Angelina Jordan continues to share her remarkable talent with the world. Her Youtube and TikTok channels are filled with incredible performances that showcase her growth and versatility as an artist. Her ability to connect with the music and deliver emotionally charged performances sets her apart from other young artists.
Angelina Jordan’s audition on AGT: The Champions will always be remembered as a standout moment. Her rendition of “Bohemian Rhapsody” is a testament to her extraordinary talent and the impact she can make with her voice. As she continues to pursue her musical career, there’s no doubt that she will continue to amaze audiences with her powerhouse vocals and unique interpretations of beloved songs.