Viral Yorkshire nine-year-old with incredible accent becomes lockdown piano star

A viral nine-year-old Yorkshire boy heralded for his amazing strong accent has become a piano star during lockdown.

Thursday, 22nd October 2020, 3:25 pm
Updated Thursday, 22nd October 2020, 3:27 pm
The boy on his Youtube channel 'Super Mighty Life'

The boy - now nine-years-old became famous in the county last year - with thousands amazed by his strong traditional South Yorkshire accent.

The video gained hundreds of thousands of viewers in just 24 hours.

His mother, who has chosen to keep his identity anonymous, said she never expected the video to reach such a wide audience so quickly.

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After the video was posted on Facebook, more than ten thousand Yorkshire residents took to the platform to praise him.

Now, the boy has released a new set of videos on his Youtube channel 'Super Mighty Life' to entertain Yorkshire residents during lockdown.

One of the videos shows his new talent of playing the piano.

The boy opens the video addressing the county before a brilliant rendition of A Whole New World.