Something you might have noticed is that Angelina always performs barefoot. When Angelina was 6 years old, she met a homeless girl around her age in Iran. Her grandmother is Iranian artist Mery Zamani.
Angelina Jordan born Angelina Jordan Astar on 10 January is a Norwegian child singer whose audition for the season of Norway's Got Talent at the age of seven, singing " Gloomy Sunday " in the style of Billie Holiday , became a viral video online, and led to worldwide press coverage. Since then she has worked to raise millions of dollars on behalf of environmental causes and children's charities around the world. She always performs barefoot, after befriending a young shoeless girl while traveling when she was six years old. Jordan wrote a book about the experience and became the youngest published author in Norway. Jordan has released multiple digital singles, two EPs, and one album called It's Magic , but has refused offers to be signed to any record label while she is still growing up. After Jordan's performances on Norway's Got Talent went viral online, she was featured in People ,  Time ,  The Mirror ,  and other news outlets around the world. Jordan had a small guest role in the final episode of the Netflix series Lilyhammer , playing a girl who sings in a bar. In , Jordan performed for former president Barack Obama and other public figures at the Brilliant Minds conference in Stockholm. As with her Norway's Got Talent audition six years earlier, the video of Jordan's performance began to go viral, [ citation needed ] and garnered praise from Queen's official Twitter account.
Why Does Angelina Jordan Perform Barefoot?
Incredibly, this little girl eventually taught herself to type the first four letters of that song into Youtube so she could listen to her favorite track over and over. On weekends Angelina honed her talent by performing to family. In , at the ripe age of 8, Angelina felt ready for a bigger audience. She saw an advertisement for "Norway's Got Talent" and pleaded to audition. Fast forward several months, Angelina went on to win that contest gaining fame throughout her homeland, Norway. Within days of her performance hitting YouTube, she had garnered over two million views now over 15M- all her videos combine equaling over M views , thus the world was introduced to Angelina Jordan. Suddenly worldwide fame was now a reality. Since Angelina exploded on the scene, she has been featured in People magazine, Time and many major publications around the world. She has sang live on U.