“America's Got Talent” (AGT) on NBC can be seen each Tuesday & Wednesday night at 9/8 p.m. Last evening on Wednesday Aug. 21, 2013 the voting results were revealed. Four of the 12 talent acts were chosen by America's vote. AGT grabbed 9.18 million TV viewers & also reached 2.1 million TV viewers in the all important 18 to 49 age demographic. The voting polls were open for two hours after Tuesday night's live show at 'Radio City Music Hall' in New York City. That night was very competitive between many of the talent acts. Only four of those acts will go onto the semi-finals & one step closer to $1 Million dollars & their own headline show at Las Vegas.
On Wednesday's AGT results show the camera went backstage where all the talent acts watched their competitors perform. The duo “2Unique” cried because they were hurt that the judges didn't like their performance. Everyone was shocked & surprised by danger act “Sam Johnson” who balanced on a pole higher than 80 feet. The judges felt “Catapult Entertainment” was the top performance of the evening.
The first group called to the stage by host Nick Cannon were, “VSU Gospal Choral”, “Dave Fenley” & “Selena Mykenzie Gordon.” America has voted & the act going into the semi-finals is...,singer “Dave Fenley.” He said it was amazing & it's awesome. Judge Mel B. said she thought he knew he was going through & said he really deserves it.
The second group called to the stage were, “2Unique”, “Sam Johnson”, “Catapult Entertainment” & “Melody Caballero.” America has voted & the act going into the semi-finals is...,the shadow dance group “Catapult Entertainment.” They felt incredible. Judge Howard Stern said America got it right as this talent act stole the show on Tuesday night.
Tom Cotter is a stand up comedian who placed second runner up last year on AGT 2012. He said the show was a great experience & who is now traveling around the world.
The fourth group called to the stage were, “D'Angelo and Amanda” plus “Ruby and Jonas.” America has voted & the act going into the semi-finals is...,kid dancers “D'Angelo and Amanda.” D'Angelo said he felt terrible because his little sister Ruby will not be going onto the semi-finals.
The fifth group called to the stage were, “John Wing”, “Duo Resonance” & “Sprice.” America has voted & the act 'Leaving' the competition is...,“Sprice.” He said he was just happy to show his machines to America.
The judges had to choose between the last two acts, “John Wing” & “Duo Resonance.” In no particular order America voted them in 4th & 5th place. Judge Heidi Klume chose “Duo Resonance.” Judge Howie Mandel chose “John Wing.” Judge Mel B. chose “John Wing.” Judge Howard Stern chose “John Wing.” Comedian John Wing will go into the semi-finals.
Heidi Klume then chose “Duo Resonance” as her wild card pick. Mel B. then chose “Tone the Chiefrocco” as her wild card pick. Howard Stern & Howie Mandel will choose their wild card picks next week during the first semi-final performances.