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Madison Beer, 13-Year-Old Singer, Discovered By Justin Bieber (VIDEO)

Jul 19, 2012 | Updated Jul 24, 2012

When Justin Bieber tweeted to his 25 million-plus followers on Tuesday saying that 13-year-old Madison Beer is a "future star," the young singer was instantly propelled into the spotlight. Her soulful cover of Etta James' "At Last" has now racked up over 200,000 views on YouTube and her name trended Worldwide on Twitter. Check out the video above to hear her unbelievable vocal skills for yourself, and head to her YouTube channel, MadisonBeerMusic, for more covers and original songs.

We all know what happened to the last star Bieber promoted -- with a little help from the Biebs, Carly Rae Jepsen skyrocketed to mega-stardom. And it seems that Madison is on the same track, as "Madison Beer" was mentioned nearly 900 times on Twitter within the hour after Biebs tweeted the video. And after his first tweet -- which was retweeted over 23,000 times -- the Biebs sent out two more tweets with links to Madison's videos.

Her response?

What do you think -- will Madison be the next Carly Rae Jepsen? Does she have the talent to make it big? Share your thoughts in the comments below or tweet @HuffPostTeen!

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