Local teen gets a quick ‘YES’ from Kelly Clarkson on ‘The Voice’

The sound of Abby Cates’ voice was enough to drop Kelly Clarkson’s jaw to the floor after only a few seconds. Cates, a 17-year-old from Cincinnati and an alumni from Town Hall Theatre in Washington Township, appeared on “The Voice” last night singing, “Scars to Your Beautiful” by Alessia Cara. According to NBCUniversal, Cates has been singing and performing as long as she can remember. She started choir in kindergarten and joined theater in the second grade. She is currently a worship leader in her school and enjoys making music a part of her life any way that she can. When she isn’t working on music, she performs as princess characters at birthday parties. 

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Nick Brunker