Although it might be too late to apologize for all the short-sighted critics who even now continue to forecast David’s niche in Disney drivel or Groban goo, reality has a funny way of proving the fallacy of predictions.

With well over 500,000 views in just four days across all the YouTube uploads of David’s brilliant duet with One Republic, it looks like Archie’s ability to hit with soulful, contemporary pop is already being proven. This in addition to the buzz volume on just how stunning this performance is–folks just can’t seem to get enough of it.

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