Performances Live Shows Week 1 – America’s Got Talent 2019
Here is a snapshot look at the first round of live shows this season. Performances Live Shows Week 1 – America’s Got Talent 2019
Summary of the night
Who advanced to the semifinal?
Alex Doris, Luke Islam (Julieanne’s GB), Kodi Lee (Gabrielle’s GB), Voices of Service, Messoudi Brothers, Greg Morton, and the save went to Ansley Burns
Who went home!
Carmen Carter, GForce, Bir Khalsa, Sophie, and Emerald Belles.
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Guests Sofie, Brian, and Bianca perform on stage together.
Shim Lim returned for one more performance.
Alexi Dowis – projection art creator performer. Alex Dowis is an artist from the Czech Republic who has participated in a wide range of theater and film productions in his home country and abroad. Audition not aired. His performance in Episode 1408 consisted of creating a tribute to the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing.
Ansley Burns – child singer is from the town of Easley, South Carolina. Her audition in Episode 1404 consisted of singing Aretha Franklin’s “Think”.
Ansley’s mom, Stephanie, posted a video of her daughter singing to Carrie Underwood’s smash hit “Cry Pretty,” on the radio in 2018. Moreover, her performance in Episode 1409 consisted of singing Carrie Underwood’s “Good Girl”. Halfway through the song, Simon Cowell asked for the backing track to stop playing. She then proceeded to sing the song again a cappella. Missing the cut, she has been reinstated as a wildcard.
Bir Khalsa – Daredevil act from India hammers, watermelons, heads, toes…Bir Khalsa is a group of more than 500 members, but they have 20 official members who are the group’s best performers in Sikh martial arts. Their performance in Episode 1408 consisted of smashing melons with sharp knives while blindfolded and one member smashing a block of ice strapped to another member with a sledgehammer. Another danger act. Please do not try this at home!
Carmen Carter – a singer, is from Inglewood, California. While a biology student at UCLA, she performed at various nightclubs in the evenings and soon discovered that juggling her academic and music careers was extremely difficult, so she dropped out of college to devote her time and energy to her true love… music! Her performance in Episode 1409 consisted of singing The Beatles’ “Come Together”. Simon noted her different approach this time and hopes she finds success.
Emerald Belles – a dancing group from Texas. The Emerald Belles Dance Team is a super-sized drill team from Texas with a long-standing tradition of excellence. One of the largest drill teams in the country, the team ranges anywhere from 80 to 100 girls yearly. Howie called the performance spectacular. Other comments are on the video.
GForce – girl group singers from Canada. GFORCE is a young and spirited girl group made up of 5 best friends from the Greater Toronto Area. Members Ava Ro, Holly Gorski, Michela Luci, Sarah De Carvalho, and Sienna Pesino are known for their strong personalities, auditioned and onto Cuts, in Episode 1408 consisted of singing, dancing and rapping to their original song “Simon Says”.
Simon did not connect with the song. Singing an original watch the whole video above including comments.
Greg Morton – comedian, known as the ultimate stand up act at clubs, colleges, and theatres across the U.S., Canada, Australia, and The United Kingdom. His performance in Episode 1409 consisted of performing impressions of characters from various movies. He has shared the stage with comedy legends, Dave Chappelle, and Chris Rock! “You owned the stage, not only controlled…” Simon Cowell. All comments are on video.
Kodi Lee – singer – Gabrielle’s golden buzzer act. Kodi Lee is a 22-year old blind and autistic musical prodigious savant. He is one of only approximately 25 in the world today who possess his extraordinary abilities. His audition in Episode 1401 consisted of singing Leon Russell’s “A Song For You” while playing the piano.
Luke Islam – young singer – Julieanne Hough’s Golden Buzzer act his audition in Episode 1406 consisted of singing “She Used to Be Mine” from the musical Waitress.
Messoudi Brothers – acrobatics group, both started their career at the age of two. Taught by their father, they worked alongside him in over 35 countries, headlining the biggest shows around the world. Gabriel and Julieanne were really excited about this act and all the comments are in the video.
Sophie Pecora – singer her audition in Episode 1401 consisted of singing and rapping her original song “7th Grade,” a song about her struggles with being bullied in school. “An immaculate performance…” Simon Cowell.
Voices of Service – singing group, Voices of Service’s audition in Episode 1404 consisted of singing Katy Perry’s “Rise.” Next performance in Episode 1410 consisted of singing Wiz Khalifa and Charlie Puth’s “See You Again.”
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