Fred Stobaugh, who had penned an emotional letter in remembrance of his longtime love, entered it in a video music contest. When they heard his story, the producers were so touched that they offered to have his lyrics recorded professionally, and the song became a viral iTunes hit. (Source: Gawker)
Zach Sobiech loved writing heartfelt lyrics and irresistibly positive songs. When he passed away on May 20, 2013, his fans pushed one of those songs, entitled "Clouds" to #1 on iTunes, Spotify, and the Billboard charts and 5,000 of them gathered to sing a song of remembrance to him. (Source: childrenscancer.com)
Former Dancer Decides to Practice "Aggressive Self Love"
Whitney Thore, a former dancer, decided to stop letting her weight stifle her love of dancing and music, and teamed up with a radio show host to create this inspiring video. According to reports, the title of the video "Fat Girl Dancing" is a conscious decision on the part of the producers in order to "reclaim and embrace the word "fat." (Source: Huffington Post)