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Nine Year Old Releasing Piano Album

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A nine-year-old piano prodigy in London is releasing his first album.

The album is called "Daydreams," and will have 10 tracks. Curtis Elton is the youngest person in the world to receive a university level piano diploma. Curtis gained the ATCL diploma, which is equivalent to the first year of the degree.

He began playing when he was four years old. He appeared on Britain's Got Talent when he was seven, but didn't make it to the semifinal round, despite receiving the judges' unanimous approval in the early round. At age eight, Curtis was the first kid to pass the grade eight exam.

Curtis says he hopes to someday play at Carnegie Hall, and of course, for The Queen.

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