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August 3rd, 2012
11:31 AM ET

16-year-old singer Ryan Beatty becoming new pop sensation

16-year-old singer Ryan Beatty's music videos have gotten over 30 million views on YouTube and his channel has more than 240,000 subscribers.

Beatty's just-released debut EP "Because of You" is also the number one pop album on iTunes, so if you haven't heard of him yet, you're bound to become familiar with him soon.

The young singer sits down with the Starting Point team this morning to explain how he was discovered and to discuss his new found fame.

Filed under: Entertainment • Music
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  1. lilly

    ryan beatty is hot!! wow!! talented too! LOL

    November 30, 2012 at 12:14 am | Report abuse | Reply

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