I gotta admit, her take on “I Will Always Love You” gave me chills. She definitely has a great voice! Watch the video and share your thoughts!
After her athletic career was sidelined by a diagnosis of scoliosis, 19-year-old Tasia Ann Thomas turned to another talent – her voice.
Thomas put her pipes to work, creating a mashup video of 2012’s biggest pop hits. Listen as she segues effortlessly through fun.’s “Some Nights,” Jessie J’s “Domino,” Katy Perry’s “Wide Awake,” Adele’s “Set Fire to the Rain,” Maroon 5’s “Payphone,” Carly Rae Jepsen’s “Call Me Maybe” and even PSY’s “Gangnam Style” – with a snippet of Whitney Houston’s “I Will Always Love You.”
In five days, the video hit 2 million views, Thomas told KTLA, drawing international attention. It’s currently at nearly 2.25 million views.
A competitive athlete, Thomas had been living in Oahu and heading toward a promising track career. After the diagnosis, Thomas moved to Los Angeles to try to pursue her musical dreams, even living out of her car at one point.