America’s Got Talent Season 11 fans witnessed a “Beautiful Thing” that happened to the 12-year-old singer-songwriter Grace VanderWaal after succeeding in the live shows along with six other performers for the semi-final round.
Last Wednesday, the young girl’s fate changed as she successfully got her place in the semi-finals. Since her audition act, Grace VanderWaal has been followed by fans and media as well as record label executives.
Her life dramatically changed when one of the judges, Howie Mandel, pressed the golden buzzer which made her proceed to the live shows. With her stunning performance of her new song “Beautiful Thing” this week, she earned the hearts of everyone including the judges.
In the same event, there were six contenders who will join Grace VanderWaal in the next round of the competition. They were Edgar, Blake Vogt, Brian Justin Crum, Linkin’ Bridge, Kadan Bart Rockett, and Malevo.
According to sources, America’s Got Talent Season 11 semi-finals will start on Tuesday next week with 12 participants slated to perform on stage once again. They listed Tape Face, Edgar, Jon Dorenbos, Sal Valentinetti, Musicality, Deadly Games, Laura Bretan, Lori Mae Hernandez, Blake Vogt, and Grace VanderWaal.
Within a few days, the 12-year-old lass certainly will make buzz online with her new hit song to showcase again. Her distinct talent and unique voice quality gained much traction from the viewers. These traits became her assets for an unpredicted stardom.
In fact, International Business Times noted her performance as one of the most viewed quarterfinal acts on YouTube with an average of 900,000 daily views. On the other hand, her video presently earned almost two million views after two days. Her audition presentation already got as high as 32 million views as well.
Other competitors also got attention from the audience. Tape Face got 41 million views since his auditions. Singers like Laura Bretan’s surprising opera performance also went viral with 1.9 million views since her quarterfinals act and 26 million from her audition.
In summary, Grace VanderWaal’s performances absolutely wondered every listener especially for the next week. Everyone is curious about her next song specifically on how it will sound, how the lyrics will be, and how will she present it in front of everyone.
America’s Got Talent Season 11 airs on Tuesday, August 30 at 8pm on NBC.
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