WATCH: Nyle DiMarco Signs National Anthem at NBA Finals as Cavs Fans Sing

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Dancing With the Stars winner Nyle DiMarco signed the national anthem prior to Game 4 of the NBA Finals in Cleveland. DiMarco is a model and singer who happens to be deaf.

DiMarco’s inspirational story has gained a lot of fans since his time on Dancing With the Stars. He also is a previous winner of America’s Top Model.

During his time on DWTS, DiMarco spoke with People about his motivation. “I’m ready to take the world by storm and have them look at me and say, ‘deaf people can dance,'” DiMarco told People.

DiMarco has used his platform to be an advocate for the deaf community. His outlook is described on his website.

“Nyle DiMarco is Deaf and uses American Sign Language. American Sign Language requires the use of facial expressions and body movements, his Deafness amplifies his natural talent. His Deafness is an asset and not a limitation, he is amicable and able to communicate easily.”

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