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The Voice: Sally Barker

Duration: 02:11

Following the success of Sam Bailey on the X Factor, we could soon be laying claim to another singing superstar from Leicestershire.

Sally Barker - a 54 year old mum-of-two from Lutterworth - proved a big hit on the BBC talent show "The Voice", which returned for a new series at the weekend.

With her rendition of 'Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood' on Saturday night, she won the backing of celebrity judge Tom Jones who said he was - quote - "swept off his feet" by Sally's powerful performance.

He'll now mentor her through the next stage of the show.

Jonathan Lampon spoke to Sally on his Breakfast Show...

Available since: Tue 14 Jan 2014

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