Utah’s Own Kodi Lee Wins ‘America’s Got Talent’
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Kodi Lee, who grew up in Tooele, won “America’s Got Talent,” and it comes with $1 million and his own show at the Paris Las Vegas Hotel.
His final performance was praised by judge Simon Cowell as “one of the most beautiful things he’s ever heard.”
“I’m going to buy lots of grand pianos in every color!” Lee exclaimed when asked what he was going to do with his winnings.
He wowed the judges from the start, eliciting the Golden Buzzer at his audition.
Judge Howie Mandel said he knew right then that Lee hat it in him to win it.
“From the moment Kodi Lee first opened his mouth on our stage, he had the million dollars in his pocket,” Mandel said.
Whichever room you’re in is about to be silenced by this tear-jerking duet from Kodi Lee and Leona Lewis.
Posted by America's Got Talent on Wednesday, September 18, 2019