Simon Cowell judged a book by its cover when this duo walked on stage; he said, “Just when you think things couldn’t get worse,” this is unprofessional of him. He has cast several auditions and should know by now that appearance isn’t always what it seems. Once Jonathan and Charlotte started singing, the judges and the audience were left stunned!
Many have suggested that this is Pop with a twist of Opera, both Jonathan Antoine and Charlotte Jaconelli have created something marvelous. The 17 and 16-year-old thought it would be a great idea to combine their talents and music genres into one new piece. Their act called Charlotte Jonathan was their first appearance on national television, that is not to say they have not been in front of the camera before.
The Britains Got Talent Judges, Alesha Dixon, David Walliams, Amanda Holden, and Simon Cowell were taken back by their performance within a few seconds of the opening. All four judges were shocked by the English classical crossover duo from Essex. As you may have predicted, while watching their performance, they went through their initial round. They went as far as runners-up were beaten by Ashleigh and Pudsey. Despite not winning, the duo was offered £1million by Simon Cowel for a record deal.
The highschool friends from West Hatch High School, have gone onto releasing two joint albums together. After two years, they decided to split as a duo and continue as solo artists. Both of them have respectably released solo albums.