The winner of “America’s Got Talent” will be revealed on Wednesday’s live results show. According to our exclusive survey of “AGT” viewers, singer Courtney Hadwin and magician Shin Lim are locked in a tight race to take the title. But watch out for stand-up comic Vicki Barbalok who had a great set on Tuesday’s final.
All three of these acts had competed against each other on the first of the three quarterfinals. They numbered among the seven sent through to the semi-finals. Shin Lim shone on the first semifinal and was among the five acts that night to make it to the final. Likewise, Courtney and Vicki were among the five standouts on the second semifinal.
Read our recaps of their performances as well as the seven other finalists and then cast your vote in our poll for the act that you think has the best chance to be crowned season 13 “AGT” champ on Wednesday (Sept. 19). And be sure to sound off in our comments section at the bottom of this post, especially if your winner prediction is for someone other than these three.
Vicki Barbolak: stand-up
This sassy comedienne had the judges and audience laughing at her put-downs and send-ups.
Samuel J. Comroe: stand-up comedian
His set was a series of rapid-fire jokes that impressed both the audience and panel.
Duo Transcend: Trapeze artists
This married duo of acrobats did a dazzling routine set that had the audience and judges holding their collective breath.
Daniel Emmet: opera singer (Semi Final 2)
He soared to new heights with an operatic version of “Perfect” by Ed Sheeran.
Glennis Grace: singer (Semi Final 2)
She had the audience cheering her cover of “Run” by Snow Patrol.
Courtney Hadwin: singer (Semi Final 2)
Howie Mandel‘s Golden Buzzer delivered once again with a rollicking rendition of “River Deep, Mountain High” by Tina Turner.
Brian King Joseph: electric violinist (Semi Final 2)
He performed a dazzling routine set to “Heartless” by Kanye West.
Michael Ketterer: singer (Semi Final 1)
Simon Cowell‘s Golden Buzzer had the audience cheering his cover of “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough” by Diana Ross.
Shin Lim: Magician (Semi Final 1)
This master of the sleight of hand had host Tyra Banks help him with a trick that dazzled the audience with its daring.
Zucaroh: dance troupe (Semi Final 1)
Tyra’s Golden Buzzer were awe-inspiring with their jungle-themed routine.
Do you think Courtney, Shin Lim or Vicki will win? Or can one of these other acts pull off an upset? Vote in our poll below and be sure to sound off in the comments section.
Be sure to make your predictions so that the contestants can see how they’re faring in our racetrack odds. You can keep changing your predictions until just before the live show airs on Wednesday on NBC. You’ll compete to win bragging rights and a $100 Amazon gift certificate. See our contest rules and sound off with other fans in our reality TV forum.