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Talented Young Women

Talented Young Women

America's Got Talent

Shyanne Riker and Dawn Dickens

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America’s Got Talent during season five premiered Lindsey Stirling, a violinist who can play dup-step music on the violin while dancing and singing.

Through my entire childhood, my family struggled financially; however I would not trade my humble childhood years for anything else”

— Stirling

Stirling is from Gilbert, Arizona and was six when she started to play the violin. During the finals of the America’s Got Talent 2010, she was voted off by the same judge who told her that she was going to Hollywood. Being voted off didn’t stop her from trying to achieve her dreams of being the first dub-step and hip-hop violinist while being able to sing and dance at the same time.

Stirling is now a famous musician and a caring person who has helped people follow their dreams and volunteered at a troubled teen’s center to help prevent teens from committing suicide and convincing them life is worth living.

“The same reasons I was told I wouldn’t succeed are the reasons people travel hundreds of miles to see me now,” Stirling said to Jonathan Widran, a writer,  “The other night at my show in L.A., a fan told me he traveled from Moscow to see me.” Her determination has touched millions around the entire world. Now with her hits on YouTube reaching over 94 billion views and her concerts selling out everywhere, her music career doesn’t seem to be stopping abruptly any time soon.

Stirling has and still is demonstrating that the judges were wrong. Stirling has become a huge inspiration to many upcoming musicians by showing them to never give up on their dreams.

Age 6

Age 6

Age 27

Age 27

 

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