This 12-Year-Old Singing Prodigy Was Born with 40 Fractures. But That Did Not Break His Spirit. Manabi Katoch March 2, 2016 Children, Disability, inspiring Sparsh Shah, a 12-year-old singing prodigy who lives in the US, was born with almost 40 fractures. He has given more than 45 performances in just the last year-and-a-half. Read his inspirational story here.