This 17-Year-Old Girl Will Stun You With Her X-Factor Performance

Now THAT's a voice!

17-year-old Lauren Platt laid down a bare and soulful rendition of Pharrell's "Happy" on ITV's The X-Factor last Saturday night in a performance that has the internet buzzing.

According to Metro, even Pharrell had only the highest praise for the young singer, telling X-Factor presenter Dermot O'Leary, "I liked it. She did her way and that's what the song is about."

We'll be keeping a close eye on Ms. Platt in the coming weeks. In the meanwhile, you can follow her on Twitter or check out her single on iTunes

You'll also enjoy Lauren's cover of an '80s classic covered here.

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