Belfast Telegraph

Friday 25 July 2014

Derry teenager Jordan O'Keefe hopes to win over Simon Cowell on Britain's Got Talent

Simon Cowell reduces a BGT contestant to tears by being nice
Simon Cowell reduces a BGT contestant to tears by being nice
The Voice is set to clash with the BGT live finale
The Voice is set to clash with the BGT live finale
Amanda Holden says she has similar taste to David Walliams when it comes to BGT acts
Amanda Holden says she has similar taste to David Walliams when it comes to BGT acts

Local lad Jordan O'Keefe takes to the stage on ITV's Britain's Got Talent tonight as he aims for a chart topping career in the music industry.

The Londonderry teenager hopes to win over Simon Cowell with his version of Ed Sheeran’s Little Things.

Jordan, who only began playing the guitar when he was 14,  already has over a quarter of a million views on YouTube, where he covers songs by the likes of Rihanna. He has also signed a management deal with Totally Amazing Records in Glasgow and is working on his debut single.

You can also see Jordan perform live at the Fearless charity boxing event in aid of the Oscar Knox Appeal on May 14 in Belfast City Hall. Tickets are available from the Belfast Welcome Centre.

*Find out how Jordan gets on and read the full story in tomorrow's Sunday Life

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