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Kid's Whitney Houston Performance Goes Viral

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    Meet the next viral singing sensation -- a kid from Taiwan who nails "I Will Always Love You," a song that Whitney Houston turned into a huge hit.

    Fast forward the video 1:05 and just listen.

     

    His name is Lin Yu Chun. He's a contestant in a Taiwanese reality show called "Super Star Avenue." It's basically their version of American Idol.

    The song was actually written by Dolly Parton in the early 70s but Houston turned it into her signature song when she re-recorded it nearly twenty years later.

    Here is Whitney performing "I Will Always Love You" a couple of months ago:

     

     

    And here's Dolly Parton singing her original song: