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(HawaiiNewsNow) - Singing her rendition of "Good Feeling" and "Something's Got a Hold of Me" at the first round of auditions on season eight of NBC's "America's Got Talent," local teen Ciana Pelekai impressed the judges as well as the nation with her powerful voice.
In addition to her performance on the TV reality contest, 12-year-old Pelekai has appeared on the "Maury Show" as well as singing the national anthem for professional basketball players at a NBA Clippers game. She has also competed in local singing contests such as "Hawaii Stars" and "Brown Bags to Stardom."
Pelekai joins us in Studio B to share her talents with us.