The 16-year-old New Yorker gave a soulful performance of Duffy’s “Distant Dreamer” during the show.
“You are a little Aretha [Franklin]. I’m serious! It’s a pleasure to work with you every single week. I think America would be stupid if they didn’t vote for you tonight.” Demi Lovato told the singer once she was finished singing.
Be sure to watch Khaya Cohen‘s performance of “Distant Dreamer” in the video below:
Khaya Cohen – “Distant Dreamer”