America’s Got Talent 2018 …. “💕🎼 We Three Band: Audition and Judges Cut 🎼💕 …. “!!


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~~August 1, 2018~~ 

AMERICA’S GOT TALENT 2018

~We Three~

THE POWER OF MUSIC

Season 2018 of  America’s Got Talent has begun

I finally am caught up with the recorded episodes.

Music is powerful. It heals, it inspires, it speaks.

In season 13, NBC’s America’s Got Talent follows Simon Cowell, Heidi Klum, Mel B, Howie Mandel, and host Tyra Banks in their talent search, showcasing unique performers from across the country.

Hope you enjoy this as much as I did.

HortyRex©

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We Three will be hitting the stage again in the third round of judge cuts on ‘AGT.’ This sibling band stole our hearts when they first performed.

Here’s what you need to know about them!

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The judge cuts continue on America’s Got Talent season 13

1. Mel B and Tyra Banks cried during We Three’s first audition. The siblings – Josh, Bethany, and Manny – performed their original song “Heaven’s Not Too Far Away.” The song was written in the perspective of their mother, who passed away from cancer two years ago. The performance moved Mel B to tears because she also lost her father to cancer.

2. Their mother tragically died from cancer, and they honor her through music. Josh, Bethany, and Manny’s mom was diagnosed with cancer in Sept. 2015 and died four months later, according to KGW8. Writing “Heaven’s Not Too Far Away” was therapeutic for the siblings.

“I think it was so impactful because it was like we got to have another conversation with her.

Every time we listen to it, we get to have another conversation with her,” Manny told the outlet.

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3. We Three has released a number of songs already. On the band’s official website, We Three has a number of songs available for fans to listen to, including “Lifeline” and a 4-song EP.

4. They want to “spread light and love” with their music. Fame has nothing to do with why these siblings want to make music. “It’s our way to connect with people, spread light and love and spread the vision of hope for a better tomorrow,” they told Portland Notes. 

“We hope to encourage and support people right where they’re at in their lives through our music.”

5. All three band members know how to play instruments and sing. They all took private lessons on the piano and later explored other instruments, they also revealed to Portland Notes. Josh plays piano and drums, while Bethany plays bass. Manny plays the guitar. “We learned to sing and play simultaneously,” they told the outlet.

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We Three: 5 Things To Know About The Amazing Sibling Band Competing On ‘AGT’

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~~Heaven’s Not Too Far Away~~

We Three: Family Band Performs Song Tribute For Mother With Cancer

~~Published on May 29, 2018~~

The brother sister singing trio from Oregon perform their moving original song, “Heaven’s Not Too Far Away.”

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~~Lifeline~~

We Three: Sibling Band Perform Touching Original Called “Lifeline

~~Published on Jul 31, 2018~~

We Three came back with their original song, “Lifeline.”

They deliver an emotional performance about not giving up and finding the power in vulnerability.

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We Three Music Twitter Feed

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America’s Got Talent 2018 …. “💕🎼 Angel City Chorale’ … Olivia Munn’s Golden Buzzer 🎼💕 …. “!!’


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~~July 25, 2018~~ 

AMERICA’S GOT TALENT 2018

~Angel City Chorale~

Season 2018 of  America’s Got Talent is ongoing.

I finally am caught up with the recorded episodes.

Ever since this choir’s audition, I’ve been meaning to post the video of their performance.

They sang Toto’s ‘AFRICA’ then.

I can’t put it off any longer, they received the ‘Golden Buzzer’.

Hope you enjoy their talent as much as I have.

HortyRex©

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Big enough to take up an entire stage, the Angel City Chorale will be moving onto its biggest stage yet – broadcast live on “America’s Got Talent.”

Competing against 17 other acts during the Judges’ Cut round, Angel City Chorale took the Golden Buzzer and one of the coveted seven spots in the next round of the competition.

The Los Angeles-based choir was founded in 1993 by Sue Fink. Fink said she wanted to create an environment for everyone to feel welcomed.

“Los Angeles is a maze,” Fink said. “It’s a huge city. I wanted to create a small community of singers that felt like they had a home.”

Diversity isn’t just a strength, but the group’s selling point. The choir is made up of people of all different walks of life coming together to celebrate their joys and comfort each other during their low moments. One of the members lost his son before joining the group.

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“We try to represent diversity: different religions, different ages,” Fink said onstage. “We’re white, black, rich, poor, gay, straight. Even Republicans and Democrats can sit next to each other in our group.”

The pressure was on to top their audition performance of Toto’s “Africa.”

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https://www.usatoday.com/story/life/tv/2018/07/24/americas-got-talent-angel-city-chorale-wins-golden-buzzer/831148002/

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~Angel City Chorale: Amazing Choir Earns Golden Buzzer From Olivia Munn~

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~~Published on Jul 24, 2018~~

The diverse choir stunned the audience with “Baba Yetu” and earned guest judge Olivia Munn’s Golden Buzzer.

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~Angel City Chorale: Massive Choir Makes It Rain With ‘Africa’~

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~~Published on Jul 10, 2018~~

The Angel City Chorale created an auditory thunderstorm using their own bodies! Check out this incredible performance of Toto’s “Africa.”

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~Angel City Chorale Twitter~

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America’s Got Talent 2018 …. “💕🎼 Voices Of Hope Children’s Choir …. Golden Buzzer from Ken Jeong 🎼💕 …. “!!


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~~July 19, 2018~~ 

HOW FAR I’LL GO, MOANA

~~JUDGE CUTS~~

Season 2018 of  America’s Got Talent is underway.

Still catching up with the recorded episodes.

This one made me feel emotional. The talent, the mission, the kids, the word, wow!

Hope you enjoy this as much as I did.

HortyRex©

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When they auditioned for “America’s Got Talent” on June 19, Voices of Hope Children’s Choir were not able to convince Howie Mandel to give them a yes vote.

They had wowed the crowd and the other three judges (Simon Cowell, Mel B and Heidi Klum) with their performance of the power anthem “This Is Me” from “The Greatest Showman.”

This time around, they upped their game and their choir director promised they were “more tight and solid on the vocals.” And indeed they were.  In the video, watch this group of 70 kids from Orange County wow with their harmonies on “How Far I’ll Go” from “Moana” the Oscar-nominated song by  Lin-Manuel Miranda (“Hamilton”).

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~Live-blogger John Benutty observed~

“The song started with a series of three female solos before erupting into a full-choir harmony at the first chorus. Full disclosure, the song is one of my favorite Disney songs and at the peak of their performance I literally had chills!

Mel felt the performance strongly too because she got emotional, as did Ken who after Heidi and Simon sent in their support hit his golden buzzer and sent the choir straight through to the live shows!

You could tell during the performance that he might do it because he seemed utterly speechless.”

“As it appears in … full read/full credit”

https://www.goldderby.com/article/2018/voices-of-hope-childrens-choir-golden-buzzer-how-far-ill-go-moana-video/

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~Voices Of Hope Children’s Choir: Moana Performance Earns Golden Buzzer~

~~Published on Jul 17, 2018~~
 
Guest judge Ken Jeong was so inspired by this choir’s performance that he gave them his golden buzzer! Watch this children choir’s amazing rendition of “How Far I’ll Go”.

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America’s Got Talent 2018 …. “💕🎼 Daniel Emmet …. Impossible Challenge? 🎼💕 …. “!!


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~~June 24, 2018~~ 

AMERICA’S GOT TALENT 2018

~DANIEL EMMET~

Season 2018 of  America’s Got Talent has begun

I finally am caught up with the recorded episodes.

This was quite the surprise.

Hope you enjoy this as much as I did.

HortyRex©

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Simon Cowell gives opera singer Daniel Emmet an impossible challenge on ‘America’s Got Talent’

Classical crossover singer Daniel Emmet thought that he was sure to sail through his audition for “America’s Got Talent.”

But as we saw on the June 19 episode of “AGT,” head judge Simon Cowell had something else in mind for this 25-year-old singer, who intended to perform an original song that was a mashup of opera and pop. He had barely begun this tune, which came across as bland and boring, when judge Simon Cowell cut him off and requested that he sing a different song.

When Emmet admitted he had not come prepared with an alternate, Cowell seemed crossed. He dispatched him from the stage and gave him just one hour to learn another song, the Il Divo hit “Passera.”

The visibly nervous neophyte returned in the appointed 60 minutes and proceeded to wow the audience, the panel and even himself with his rendition of this Italian aria.

~SOURCE~

http://www.goldderby.com

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~~Daniel Emmet~~

Simon Cowell STOPS Him Mid Act Then Gives Him 2nd Chance

~~Published on Jun 19, 2018

#Full Segment – America’s Got Talent Season 13 – Auditions

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#WeAllAreOne #ItIsWhatItIs #DrRex #HortyRex #hrexach

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~~Daniel Emmet~~

Simon Cowell Gives Singer Impossible Challenge

~~Published on Jun 19, 2018~~

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America’s Got Talent 2018 …. “💕🎼 Howie’s Golden Buzzer: Courtney Hadwin 🎼💕 …. “!!!


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~~June 13, 2018~~

‘You’re Like a Lion’

~Shy 13-Year-Old Courtney Hadwin Blows America’s Got Talent Judges Away~

M’lord!! I’m not really a Janis Joplin fan but if this young lady is anything like her, she seems to be channeling the well known singer perfectly!

Just take a look at the performance that received Howie’s golden buzzer.

HortyRex©

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When shy 13-year-old Courtney Hadwin stepped onto the America’s Got Talent stage Tuesday night, June 12, no one saw her performance coming.

After admitting she was “a little bit nervous” as she awkwardly answered Mel B‘s pre-performance questions, Hadwin began belting Otis Redding’s “Hard to Handle,” dominating the stage as she fearlessly played to the judges and packed crowd.

Howie Mandel compared the British teen to a music legend before hitting the coveted Golden Buzzer that sends her straight through to the live shows later in the season.

“You are not from this era. You’re from a whole different era. And I’m a huge Janis Joplin fan and there’s a story – if you’ve ever watched the documentary – Clive Davis, he goes to the Monterey Pop Festival and he sees this young girl that nobody’s ever seen before, that nobody knows. It was the first time that Janis Joplin got signed and that changed her life. I’m not Clive Davis, I’m Howie Mandel, and I can’t sign you to a record deal.

The only thing I can do for you, young lady, is give you …”

Mandel then slammed his hand on that buzzer as confetti began to fly and Hadwin burst into tears.

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https://people.com/tv/courtney-hadwin-americas-got-talent-golden-buzzer/

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~~Courtney Hadwin~~

13-Year-Old Golden Buzzer Winning Performance

~~Published on Jun 12, 2018~~

We did not see that coming! You won’t believe the performance from this eccentric teenager. Courtney earns Howie Mandel’s Golden Buzzer sending her straight to the live shows.

~America’s Got Talent 2018~

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America’s Got Talent 2018 …. “💕🎼 Two Golden Buzzer: Amazing, Well Deserved …. Completely Different Styles 🎼💕 …. “!!


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~~June 19, 2018~~

~Season 2018 of  America’s Got Talent has begun~

I finally am caught up with the recorded episodes.

These were both amazing feats, amazing talent is very different categories and for quite different reasons!

Hope you enjoy them as I did.

HortyRex©

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~Golden Buzzer Acts~

When an AGT judge hits the button, an act is sent straight through to the live shows, skipping a judge vote and more rounds of competition.

Here are two amazing acts that won this distinction. 

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~Austrian Acrobatic Dance Troupe Zurcaroh~

America’s Got Talent host Tyra Banks didn’t waste any time picking a favorite act during the auditions round. After the final performance of the season 13 premiere, she used her one chance to press the sought-after Golden Buzzer.

The group that caught Banks’ attention is Austrian acrobatic dance troupe Zurcaroh. The dancers – who ranged in age from young children to adults – took the stage to show off their breathtaking display of gymnastic abilities.

The impressive routine featured a death-defying mix of balancing tricks, synchronized dancing, and aerial acrobatics. Audience members and judges alike were left biting their nails as performers were flung high into the air and caught by their fellow troupe members.

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~~Zurcaroh Twitter Account~~

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Zurcaroh: Golden Buzzer Worthy Aerial Dance Group Impresses Tyra Banks

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~~Published on May 29, 2018~~

The acrobatic dance troupe from Austria perform a stunning routine. This incredibly entertaining act earns a golden buzzer from Tyra Banks.

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~Nurse Michael Ketterer Earns Golden Buzzer~

When he’s not at his day-job as a pediatric mental health nurse, Michael Ketterer, is a devoted husband and father of six. Five of Ketterer’s children were adopted from foster care and one has cerebral palsy. The Tennessee native who now resides in Orange County California is also a worship leader.

If you think his story is already amazing wait until you hear Michael Ketterer’s voice.

“Because my children come out of foster care and when you’re surviving, you can’t dream. That has been one of the most rewarding things is providing them [my kids] with a home where they are free to dream. So I’m here to show my kids that if their dad can live out his dreams, then nothing is impossible for them.”

He soulfully sang the cover of, “To Love Somebody” by the Bee Gees.

~SOURCE~

https://nurse.org

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~~Michael Ketterer Twitter Account~~

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~~Michael Ketterer: Father Of 6 Scores Golden Buzzer From Simon Cowell~~

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~~Published on Jun 5, 2018~~

The pediatric mental health nurse from East Tennessee currently resides in Orange County, CA with his wife and six kids. Watch his dreams come true as Simon Cowell gives him the golden buzzer.

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