Nine-year-old stuns 'America's Got Talent' audience with Céline Dion cover


The 9-year-old America's Got Talent contestant Celine Tam -- named after vocal powerhouse Céline Dion -- lived up to her namesake in her AGT audition with an unexpectedly stunning cover of Dion's "My Heart Will Go On."

While the young Dion super-fan had no problem charming both the audience and judges with her frequent references to the singer, it's fair to say that no one would have expected the jaw-dropping performance that followed from the kid.

Things really got interesting when Tam reached the 1997 track's iconic climax, winning a standing ovation from the crowd (not to mention the rare smile from judge Simon Cowell).

Tam (whose younger sister is named Dion), told the judges she first realized her own talent while singing along to the classic track in the car with her dad. "He was like, 'Wow,'" Tam said, as her family watched from backstage.

Check out the entire shocking performance, below.

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AMERICA'S GOT TALENT -- 'Auditions Pasadena Civic Auditorium' -- Pictured: (l-r) Howie Mandel, Mel B, Heidi Klum, Simon Cowell -- (Photo by: Trae Patton/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
AMERICA'S GOT TALENT -- Auditions Pasadena Civic Auditorium -- Pictured: Mel B -- (Photo by: Trae Patton/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
AMERICA'S GOT TALENT -- Auditions Pasadena Civic Auditorium -- Pictured: Heidi Klum -- (Photo by: Trae Patton/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
AMERICA'S GOT TALENT -- 'Auditions Pasadena Civic Auditorium' -- Pictured: Simon Cowell -- (Photo by: Justin Lubin/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - MARCH 27: Howie Mandel attends NBC's 'America's Got Talent' season 12 kickoff at Pasadena Civic Auditorium on March 27, 2017 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic)
PASADENA, CA - MARCH 27: Mel B, Heidi Klum and Simon Cowell attend NBC's 'America's Got Talent' Season 12 Kickoff on March 27, 2017 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by JB Lacroix/WireImage)
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