An eight-year-old boy named Aldrich Lloyd Talonding, from the Phillipines, is primed to unseat old-school J'Beebz as the next prepubescent vocal wunderkind.

Here he is stunning the Internet in a viral video, covering Luther Vandross's "Dreams of My Father." Sure enough, there are already campaigns cropping up to send Aldrich to Ellen. Word to the wise, kid: stay down to earth and never attempt to smuggle your illegal pet monkey to Germany.

[via Take 40]