Video: The Voice star dazzles pupils on school visit

Pupils at a Sandiacre school were sprinkled with stardust when they got a special visit from a singer dubbed as ‘the next Rhianna’ on The Voice.

Lia White, 17, from Bramcote, dropped into Cloudside Junior School for morning assembly on Wednesday May 3.

Lia White, 17, during a visit to Cloudside Junior School where she performed some of the original songs which impressed the judges on this years series of the BBC talent show The Voice.

Lia White, 17, during a visit to Cloudside Junior School where she performed some of the original songs which impressed the judges on this years series of the BBC talent show The Voice.

Headteacher Melinda Kaur said: “One of our key messages is the pupils should follow their dreams, and we invite positive role models in who make those words seem real.

“The children were so inspired. Lia’s determination and drive shone through, and she represented our values of resilience and courage.”

Headteacher Melinda Kaur said: Lia exemplified so many positive things we try to teach pupils.

Headteacher Melinda Kaur said: Lia exemplified so many positive things we try to teach pupils.

Lia spoke to pupils about juggling A-levels and her search for stardom.

Lia spoke to pupils about juggling A-levels and her search for stardom.

She also signed autographs and answered questions about her experience.

She also signed autographs and answered questions about her experience.