Thursday, March 8, 2012

Sung-Bong Choi update- Where Is He Now?

After watching the video of Sung-Bong Choi's audition on Korea's Got Talent, many find themselves reaching for tissues due to his inspiring and powerfully emotional story followed up by an impressive performance. 

The 22-year-old was orphaned by his parents at age three and because of abuse fled the orphanage at age five. He then lived on the streets, surviving by selling gum and drinks and sleeping in stairwells and public toilets. 

After hearing his tear-jerking story, viewers almost feared he wouldn't be able to sing well but at the end of performance awe could be seen on the audience's as well as the judges' faces. Not only was his story incredible, but his voice was too. After such a stunning performance, many find themselves wondering; where is Sung-Bong Choi now

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Sung-Bong Choi placed second in the Korea's Got Talent competition and has become a YouTube sensation, the views of his videos exceeding 26 million.  Many questions are raised regarding what  is in store for Choi. Will he be able to have a record deal? Will he oust for a more normal life?

Or will he continue his life in Dae Jun. Choi's next move is unclear, but we will be sure to follow his progress, eagerly awaiting the success and fame that we hope is coming his way. 

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  1. his story touch me so deeply,I couldnt stop crying,please keep us informed ,I'm praying to God to help him ,and love him guiding him to success,We have so much to learn from him,,,He is just great

  2. The most beautiful, inspiring performance I have ever seen...He is powerful and inspirational. I love him...adore him and pray God will always guide and protect him....Myrlan Wills, USA

  3. This young man has an amazing voice and, to his credit, an even more amazing personal story. I hope the judge who wanted to help him follows through and he receives the success he deserves. Sung-Bong Choi, you are an inspiration to the world. You would be loved in North American (I'm Canadian).

  4. Sometimes I wonder why we as human beings we can be so cruel...However, God has a way of touching what is divine in us and break through our darkest shell and bring light to an often cruel world...Sung-Bong Choi you are a light of hope for humanity

  5. Sung Bong Choi, you are an inspiration. I can understand how you lived in the past, after working in an orphanage for 7 years. You're talent became your strength, Without a parent to guide you, you kept on. You made me realize to keep my voice in good condition so I may share it to others and touch their souls. Hope we get news about you. You will always stay in our hearts. You will always be in my heart.

  6. Having just seen his performance on you tube and heard him telling his story I shed a tear on earing him sing, what an inspiration. The young man certainly deserves to hit the world stage for his singing abilities and I would love to see him smile lots in the future.