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When Simon Disses Father-Daughter Act, Dad Makes An Amazing Sacrifice.

Parents sacrifice a lot for their children — from putting the money they set aside for a new car or boat toward a college fund or working two or three jobs to cover extracurricular expenses. But hearts around the world melted earlier this summer when people saw what a father was willing to give up for his daughter.

Martin Gregory Lambert, 47, walked out onto the “Britain’s Got Talent” stage with his pigtailed, 10-year-old daughter Faye, and performed an operatic duet of “The Prayer,” which Celine Dion and Andrea Bocelli famously covered in 1998. The father-daughter pair wowed everyone, but then the judges spoke up.


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The duet was an incredible success and the audience rose to their feet, wildly applauding.

“On paper, you might’ve thought, ‘Oh, this little 10-year-old girl and her father singing opera together, it might not work,’ but it was absolutely lovely,” David Williams gushed enthusiastically from the judge’s panel.


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Another judge called them “beautiful” together, but when it came to Simon, he seemed to have a different take: “Faye, you started off the better, Martin, you were good on the first chorus.”

That’s when Faye’s face fell. She clearly didn’t like where this seemed to be heading.


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“So I’m slightly confused here,” Simon continued, “because I don’t know if it’s the right thing or the wrong thing that you two are still singing together.”


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A stunned silence followed for several seconds. The other judges, it appeared, couldn’t believe their ears.


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Then, from Faye’s ever-devoted and loving dad: “If you’ll put her through, I’ll go.”

Watch the audition in the video below to see what happens, and share to spread the word about this father-daughter duo’s incredible talent!

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