This Video Of A Non-Verbal Autistic Boy Singing Katy Perry’s "Roar" Is Pretty Much The Best

Jack doesn’t talk. But that didn’t stop him from belting out his new favorite song.

1. Jack Robbins is an 8-year-old with non-verbal autism. He often sings, but never anything more than a hum. One day though, his parents noticed something.

2. Not only was Jack singing actual words, they were the words to a song they recognized: “Roar” by Katy Perry!

3. In case you were wondering, he totally nails the “oh oh oh oh oh” part.

4. Jack’s video earned him and his mom Carla a spot on a local newscast.

5. Carla clarified that until Katy Perry’s “Roar,” Jack would never communicate spontaneously and never more than one or two words.

6. They also played the song and you better believe his ears perked up.

7. This has been your daily reminder that Katy Perry is magic.

Check out more articles on!

  Your Reaction?

    Starting soon, you'll only be able to post a comment on BuzzFeed using a Facebook account or via our app. If you have questions or thoughts, email us here.


    Now Buzzing