New York City is a put brimming with talent. So, a superior singing voice may be hiding just about anyplace. Musician Reginald Guillaume (aka Guitaro5000) is aware this all way too perfectly. That is what inspired him to launch his Sing With Me project, inviting New Yorkers to join him for a track. His hottest encounter with a songbird concerned a little hesitation, but once the guy begun to sing, the environment couldn’t enable but get observe of this untapped expertise.
The assembly transpired when Guillaume was on the streets of NYC, on the lookout for the subsequent person to sing. He supplied the mic to a dude calmly owning lunch on a close by bench, who, after pondering for a second, reported, “I’ll do it.” The stranger’s title is Danny Peter Smith, and in a video clip shared on YouTube, he tells Guillaume that he applied to be a singer ahead of they get started off. Then, Smith asks to sing a little bit of “Tennessee Whiskey,” a region song by Dean Dillon and Linda Hargrove that became a significant hit just after Chris Stapleton lined it.
As the duo performs collectively, Smith clearly overcomes his trepidation and sings with passion, impressing Guillaume and people next his livestream. Though his voice is considerably smoother than Stapleton’s low growl, he delivers the track correctly and with a pop edge.
Guillaume tells him, “Once a singer, constantly a singer.” Luckily, Smith has not shied absent from exhibiting off his abilities. A former Broadway actor, he displays off both his comedy chops and singing voice on YouTube, TikTok, and Instagram. As for Guillaume, you can tune in to his Twitch livestreams from the streets of New York and go to his YouTube channel to capture up on impromptu performances.