America’s Got Talent has entered the semi-finals round, pitting 21 contestants against each other for a chance to win $1 million. The first week of the live rounds are under way, and on Tuesday night, 12 acts will be vying for America’s vote to move on to the next group of acts.
The America’s Got Talent performers who will be battling out on stage tonight are the following:
Blake Vogt, is a magician who adds humor into his tricks. He has also worked with famous magicians like David Copperfield, David Blaine, and Dynamo in the past.
Deadly Games, are the knife throwing husband and wife duo Alfredo and Anna Silva. They won the Judges’ Choice vote to move on to the semi-finals.
The Edgar family band is a trio of parents Ryan Edgar, Nikki Leonti-Edgar and daughter Jaslyn Edgar, who all have backgrounds in the entertainment industry.
Grace VanderWaal, is one of the favorites to win this season captivating audiences and the judges with her voice and ukulele. Taylor Swift was reported to be following her on Twitter.
Another magician, Jon Dorenbos, is a Philadelphia Eagles football player whose parents went to prison while he was only a child. He’s used magic as his therapy and is now looking to make a career out of it.
Laura Bretan’s operatic voice shocked judges and audiences, when it came from such a young singer. She previously won Romania’s Got Talent, but wants to take her win to another part of the globe.
Lori Mae Hernandez, is the stand-up comedienne won the Dunkin’ Save to move on to the semis. A young comedian who delivers jokes well-beyond her years.
The Malevo dance group is one of judge Mel B’s favorite with their sexy dance routines. They were one of the teams who advanced through a Dunkin’ save.
Musicality is a school choir formed in a local school. Their leader and teacher Michael Gibson finds inspiration on modern artists like Demi Lovato, One Direction and Arianna Grande.
Sal Valentinetti, is a crooner who is among the favorites of Heidi Klum. Formerly a pizza delivery guy, the guy belts out tunes to the styles of Dean Martin. He was also the recipient of a Dunkin’ Save during the quarters.
Tape Face, is a mime and comedian who captivates viewers with his performances. He never speaks, even when his act is done. He’s already seen mild success with his act, even having a hit show called the Boy with Tape on his Face.
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