Find Out Who ‘America’s Got Talent’ Picked as Their Official Winner!
America’s Got Talent named 12-year-old Grace VanderWaal as their official Season 11 winner Wednesday night. The young girl won a million dollars and a headlining show in Las Vegas.
Judges Heidi Klum, Simon Cowell, Mel B and Howie Mandel lavished praise on all of the final 10 remaining acts, but it was clear VanderWaal was a standout, judging from the millions of views her performances would get on YouTube each week.
As VanderWaal dissolved into tears, host Nick Cannon asked, “How does it feel? These are tears of joy, right?” The young girl said “Yes, of course,” between sobs. Check it out!
Watch her finale performance of an original song, “Clay.”