A viral star was born recently when a commuter making her way through a subway station with a cup of coffee in hand delivered a train-stopping version of “Shallow,” the Lady Gaga/Bradley Cooper tune from the 2018 version of “A Star Is Born.”
Comic/prankster Kevin Freshwater was recording himself approaching strangers with his mic, asking them to “finish the lyrics,” then offering up a line from a song.
Some played along. Some didn’t.
But when he turned his mic to Charlotte Awbery in what appeared to be a London Underground station, she delivered in a big way:
Awberry, it turns out, is actually a singer. And while she hasn’t yet acknowledged her newfound fame on her Instagram page, she’s been rapidly gaining followers.
Meanwhile, here’s more of her take on “Shallow.”