Hes 22 and living in South Africa.
For as long as he can remember hes always had that big dream to become a star. Apparently the judges on “The Voice South Africa” indeed believed that he has the potential to do just that. They turned their chairs around and 22-year-old Vernon was unable to hold his tears back.
He was born with glaucoma and at age 5 he began to lose his sight. Sixteen operations later, he still ended up going blind. But when he performed One Direction’s “Story of My Life” lives all over were touched. The judges loved it. And that big star that Vernon always wanted to become, just become a reality!
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