Kaylee Rodgers has sung since she was 3. But performing music is a struggle — the Northern Ireland-based girl has autism and ADHD.
But for her school’s Christmas concert this year, she performed a version of Leonard Cohen’s ‘Hallelujah’ that recently went viral.
Not only is Kaylee’s voice beautiful, but performing itself in front of an audience is a huge achievement for the 10-year-old.
“For a child who came in P4 and would really talk, wouldn’t really read out in class, to stand and perform in front of an audience is amazing,” Colin Millar, principal of Killard House, told ITV. “It takes a lot of effort on Kaylee’s part.”
“I believe she has a very special gift, which needs to be heard. Her voice is a complete joy”…