Competition narrowing on ‘America’s Got Talent’ as Season 16 Finale draws near

America's Got Talent

(WCMH) – The competition is narrowing on “America’s Got Talent” as the last 11 acts of the semifinals will perform tonight, only to be whittled down to five on Wednesday’s results show.

On tonight’s show, three Golden Buzzer winners will take the stage. The trio includes Heidi Klum’s choice, Lea Kyle, a quick-change artist from France, along with Howie Mandell’s pick, Northwell Health Nurse Choir, from New York, and Victory Brinker, a Latrobe, Pennsylvania, 9-year-old who received the first group Golden Buzzer from all four judges and host Terry Crews.

Last week, five acts moved on to the finals, including aerial artist Aidan Bryant, World Taekwondo Demonstration Team, magician Dustin Tavella, comedian Gina Brillon and singer Jimmie Herrod.

The season 16 Finale begins a week from tonight on Tuesday, Sept. 14. The winner will be crowned on the results show the following night, Wednesday, Sept. 15.

‘AGT’ Contestants
Tuesday, September 7

1aChord, Singing Group
Hometown: Greensboro, NC / High Point, NC / Raeford, NC
Current City: Greensboro, NC

Brooke Simpson, Singer
Los Angeles, CA

ChapKidz, Dance Group
Fairfield, CA

Josh Blue, Comedian
Hometown: Denver, CO

Kabir Singh, Comedian
Hometown: Portland, OR
Current Residence: Los Angeles, CA

Léa Kyle, Quick Change
Bordeaux, France

Northwell Health Nurse Choir, Singing Group
Hometown: New York, NY

Peter Antoniou, Magician
Current Residence: Seattle, WA

Rialcris, Variety/Other
Ensenada, Mexico

Victory Brinker, Singer
Hometown: Latrobe, PA

About “America’s Got Talent”

“Americas Got Talent,” judges include Simon Cowell, Heidi Klum, Howie Mandel and Sofia Vergara. Terry Crews is the show’s host.

Undiscovered talent of all ages — singers, dancers, magicians, comics, musicians, ventriloquists and more — appear before celebrity judges who decide which contestants move on in the competition each week. With the guidance of the show’s host, the audience learns the backstories of these amazing people as they strive to make it to the finale, where one talented performer wins a life-changing $1 million prize.

“America’s Got Talent” was created by Simon Cowell and is co-produced by Fremantle and Syco Entertainment. Simon Cowell, Sam Donnelly, Jason Raff, Trish Kinane and Richard Wallace are the executive producers.

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