Fortune smiled on the amazingly talented young musician, Naelon Andrews. He's becoming the latest social media sensation thanks to his angelic voice and guitar-playing skills, and now he's scored a contract with Universal Music.
Naelon Andrews left South Africans in awe with his beautiful voice, and he has been praised on social media since he sang in the streets in George.
The 19-year-old left everyone who saw a video of him singing gushing about his amazing talent and angelic voice.
Naelon has turned into quite the internet sensation, and he managed to get the attention of GrootFM, who helped secure the youngster a music contract with Universal Music.
Maroela Media reported that GrootFM approached the big boss of Afrikaans music at Universal Music, Bino Boshoff, after seeing the video of Nealon doing his thing.
Boshoff didn't think twice and decided to surprise the young man with a music contract.
Ruben Delmage of GrootFM had Naelon in studio with him when Boshoff arrived with the wonderful news.
"We are crazy about your talent and decided to give you an album contract. We can't keep talent like yours to ourselves, we have to share it with the people.
"You have heaps and heaps of talent, and your voice is going to blow people away, no matter what language or music genre you sing in."
Briefly.co.za gathered that the young singer was speechless for a little while before responding.
"A lot is going through my head, but I just want to thank you for the opportunity. I'm going to do my best and put in my everything."
Congratulations to Naelon, he deserves this chance to share his talent with South Africa.
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