Video of teen with Down syndrome singing Demi Lovato goes viral

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Video of a 16-year-old girl from New Jersey singing at her Sweet 16 has gone viral and is inspiring others.

Old Bridge teen Victoria Failla has Down syndrome. Her sister Kristen Failla says that Victoria was told her whole life what she can't do, so now she is showing what she can do.

Victoria sang Demi Lovato’s song “This is Me” at her party. Kristen says that is was Victoria’s first time performing in front of a crowd. Kristen says that Victoria practiced for weeks on her rhythm and timing.

Video of the performance has gone viral and has been viewed on Twitter over 15,000 times.

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