Last week in an amazing finale for The Voice Kids we watched how 12-year-old Emma won the show. According to the coaches, she has a great music career in the future and we will be hearing a lot from her. What stars broke out like her when they were still (very) young? Below is a list.
1. Jan Smit
Popular presenter and singer Jan Smit became known when he was only 10 years old, when the Volendam band BZN wanted to record a song with a young talent from the region. Together they released the song “Mama” and it was a huge success. From that moment on, things went like clockwork and Jan released several albums at home and abroad, especially in Germany.
At the age of 25 already brought best hitsThe album and most recently another big dream come true: he presented the Eurovision Song Contest at his home in Rotterdam.
Jan Smit doesn’t want to present the song festival in the top of Pak’s suit
2. Danny de Monk
Danny de Monk got the lead role in the feature film when he was 12 years old Cesc de Rat. The opening track “I feel so lonely” immediately became No. 1 in the Netherlands. Since then, things have started to roll and he has played dozens of musicals and feature films.
Danny can currently be considered as a committee member of the popular singing show I can see your voice in rtl4.
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3. Britney Spears
Internationally too, a lot of stars became famous as children. And so is Britney Spears, one of the best selling artists worldwide.
Britney released her debut album Baby One More Time in 1999 and it went double platinum in the US within a month. She was only 17 years old when she became one of the biggest stars in the country in one fell swoop. Subsequently, the album also rose in foreign ratings and has since become the best-selling teen album of all time.
Her last album dates back to 2016. She is currently in the shadows with her boyfriend Sam Asgari and is involved in a lawsuit related to the bankruptcy of her father Jamie.
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4. Cage van der Fort
In 2007, at the age of eleven, Cage became a member of the Children’s Choir for Children. Then he sang the song “The Sweetest Grandmother in the World” written by comedian Claudia de Brij.
A few years later, Cage started the popular boy band B-Brave with four other boys. The group ranked 3rd on the talent show in 2013 x factor. The band became very successful and Kaj performed all over the Netherlands, but the farewell concert was held on April 29-30, 2017.
The 24-year-old singer later continued solo and is currently happy with his girlfriend Moïse Trustfull, daughter of presenter Quinty Trustfull.
Kaj van der Voort surprises birthday boy Moïse with a special outing
5. Justin Bieber
Canadian star Justin Bieber was spotted on YouTube by Scooter Braun when he was just 13 years old. Two years later, he released his debut album, My World, with the help of singer Usher, which became an international success. Soon, his hit song Baby was released and that was the most viewed YouTube video at the time.
He is now married to Hailey Bieber and released a new six-song album in April of this year. Eye-catching: Justin used to be in the news regularly due to riots, but now he’s calm and believes in God.
6. Holly May Broad
Actress and presenter Holly Mae Brood is the daughter of Xandra Jansen and actor and painter Herman Brood. She has been a professional dancer since she was six years old. For example, she can be considered a background dancer in the Junior Song Contest and at Children for Children.
Holly was recently seen on the sexy RTL show traitors. It also presents the new season of love island.
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