"I came here to show people that no matter what you've gone through, to keep chasing your dreams," she told the judges.
Simon Cowell was so impressed that he awarded her with the Golden Buzzer so she would go straight through to the semi-finals.
"Your spirit, your choice of song, your voice, I just think you're really special. I've got this incredible feeling about you,” said Cowell.
We couldn't agree more.