Carrickmacross native Zach McCormick (11) becomes viral busking sensation

11-year-old Zach McCormick looks set for stardom after a video of him performing ‘Teenage Kicks’ by The Undertones went viral.

The video, posted by Jerry O’Sullivan of Radio Kerry, has amassed over seven hundred thousand views online.

Zach, from Carrickmacross, was on holiday with his family when Jerry filmed the 11-year-old busking on the streets of Killarney.

His dad, Alan, spoke to the Joe Finnegan Show about how the viral moment came about.

And Zach even performed the hit song on The Joe Finnegan Show, which was being broadcast live from the Virginia Show.

Zach also played out the programme with a rendition of the beloved ballad ‘Grace’: