'Yodeling Kid' goes from Walmart to Ellen

'Yodeling Kid' goes from Walmart to Ellen

'Yodeling Kid' goes from Walmart to Ellen

But first, DeGeneres wanted to hear how Ramsey enjoyed trip to Los Angeles, as his Ellen visit marked his first time on an airplane.

In the video, Mason Ramsey, clad in jeans, white shirt and red bow tie, belts out a pitch-perfect rendition of the heart-breaking country song in the middle of Walmart.

Forbes has announced that along with Ramsey's rise in popularity, the song from the viral video Lovesick Blues rose by 2452% on Spotify's Global Viral 50 chart.

Ramsey told DeGeneres that he chose to perform at that specific Walmart because "it's the only store we've got". Social media turned the boy into a meme, and others even created some remixes of him singing.

The concert will start at 5 p.m. EST and will all be streamed via Walmart's Facebook and Twitter accounts. He sat down with the comedian and charmed the audience before performing on national TV.

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Ramsey's ultimate dream is to sing at the Grand Ole Opry theater in Nashville. Damn generous of you, Walmart.

Mason Ramsey, known as the viral "Walmart yodeling kid", flew to Los Angeles to make his first national television appearance at The Ellen DeGeneres Show.

DeGeneres tells the budding musician that she talked to her friends at the Grand Ole Opry and scheduled him for a performance on Saturday, April 14.

In addition to all of that, Ramsey is injecting new life into the classic country music he loves.

Watch Ramsey perform Hank Williams Sr.'s "Lovesick Blues" via the video above.

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