MTV (Left), Youtube/SamanthaHarvey (Right)
This talented young woman became an instant viral sensation following her powerful cover of “Can’t Help Falling in Love”. Residing in the United Kingdom, 23-year-old Samantha Harvey delivers a passionate cover of Elvis Presley‘s 1961 hit.
The young woman takes a heart-wrenching approach to the romantic ballad, emotion pouring through her impressive vocals that could put even the biggest names in music to shame. While Harvey flawlessly executes her entire performance, you come to realize just how talented she is at the pinnacle moment of the song, where she delivers the chilling lyrics “Take my hand/ Take my whole life too.”
The young singer-songwriter has accumulated a combined 34.6 million views on her YouTube account, with her rendition of The King’s classic reaching 1.5 million views alone. Prior to pursuing a career in music, Harvey worked as a maid before drawing attention from the media through a series of impressive covers of songs by popular artists, including Dolly Parton‘s “I Will Always Love You.”
You can listen to her cover of “Can’t Help Falling In Love” below.