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Lousiville 9-year-old D'Corey Johnson's voice goes viral

Posted at 2:03 PM, May 18, 2021
and last updated 2021-05-18 14:08:50-04

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX18) — Kentucky third-grader D'Corey Johnson became a social media sensation for his incredible rendition of the national anthem at Bates Elementary School last month.

He and his parents share the story behind the viral video and how his life has changed since then. He also sings one of his favorite songs. You can catch D'Corey Johnson tonight on NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt at 6:30 p.m. on LEX 18.