‘America’s Got Talent’ Reveals Next 12 Acts Headed To Dolby Theatre
UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. – “America’s Got Talent” reveals the next 12 acts headed to the Dolby Theatre to perform live on Tuesday, Aug. 20 (8-10 p.m. ET/PT) for the second week of live shows.
The talented acts include Golden Buzzers Joseph Allen, Light Balance Kids, Tyler Butler-Figueroa and V. Unbeatable, along with Charlotte Summers, Chris Klafford, Marina Mazepa, Ndlovu Youth Choir, Nick & Lindsay, Robert Finley and Ryan Niemiller. In addition, The Sentimentalists return to the “AGT” stage as a Wild Card act.
Thirty-six acts in total will perform live for “America’s Got Talent” judges Simon Cowell, Gabrielle Union, Julianne Hough, Howie Mandel and host Terry Crews as they compete for a chance to win a $1 million prize and headline a show at the Paris Las Vegas Hotel and Casino.
Viewers will have a chance to vote for their favorite act at NBC.com/AGTVote and via the “AGT” App (available through Google Play and on the App Store). In addition, Xfinity X1 customers will be able to vote via their set-top box during the live broadcast by saying “vote for AGT” into the X1 voice remote.
Fans will also have a chance to save an act in jeopardy each week during the Wednesday results show via the “Dunkin’ Save.”
From the 12 performances featured on Tuesday, seven acts will move on to the semi-finals after the second results show on Wednesday, Aug. 21 (8-9 p.m. ET/PT).
“America’s Got Talent” will also welcome world-renowned artist Susan Boyle to the stage to perform on the Wednesday, Aug. 21 telecast. Boyle first gained international attention on the third season of “Britain’s Got Talent” in 2009 when she astounded the judges with her amazing voice. More recently, Boyle was a finalist in “America’s Got Talent: The Champions.”
“America’s Got Talent” continues to dominate the summer television landscape as the #1 most-watched entertainment program every week this summer, averaging 12.5 million viewers overall in “live plus seven day” results from Nielsen Media Research. It has remained the #1 most-watched summer alternative series for each of its 14 seasons. “America’s Got Talent” is a digital/social hit as well, with 2.12 billion views across all digital video platforms so far this summer.