America’s Got Talent 2020 Episode 6 – Meet the Contestants (PHOTOS)

Pictured: Jim and John — (Photo by: Justin Lubin/NBC)

America’s Got Talent 2020 Episode 6 – Meet the Contestants

America’s Got Talent 2020 continues with more auditions on Tuesday June 23. Check out a list and photo gallery of the acts auditioning in front of  the judges. While Heidi Klum is out sick with a mysterious illness, Sofia Vergara’s Modern Family buddy Eric Stonestreet will join Simon Cowell and Howie Mandel on the panel.

Also, production was beginning to shut down due to the coronavirus pandemic. At this point, the acts were performing in an empty studio.

America’s Got Talent airs on NBC Tuesday June 23 at 8 pm ET/PT

List of America’s Got Talent 2020 Episode 5 Auditioners

  • Anthem and Aria – Magicians – They call themselves “Empowertainers” which is how they market themselves for corporate events. “Anthem and Aria are Psychological Illusionists who reveal the tricks our minds play on us and remind audiences nationwide of the power we have to create our own story,” say promotional materials. – Website Instagram Facebook Youtube
  • Brandon Leake – Spoken Word Poet – He’s a “spoken word” poet with a spiritual and religious message. He had a tough childhood raised by a single mother, after college Brandon started “Called to Move.” – Website Instagram Facebook Youtube
  • Brothers Gage – Harmonica players and musicians  –  Alex and Brody learned to play harmonica from their dad when they were both 5 years old. Eventually, the began singing and playing other instruments. Website Instagram Facebook Video
  • Cheer Athletics Wildcats – Cheerleaders – Cheer group from Plano, Texas ranges in ages from 15 t0 29. Cheer Athletics has cheer teams all over the country, all named after cats.  See their preview HERE. Website Facebook
  • Crystal Powell – Comedian – She’s best known for her roles in Kevin Hart Presents: Hart of the City on Comedy Central and a role in Ball Don’t Lie with Ludacris and Nick Cannon. She’s appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live and Dish Nation – Wikipedia Instagram
  • Elijah de la Motte – Cellist – 14 year old plays cello and is studying at San Francisco Conservatory pre-college. Instagram Youtube
  • Jacob Velazquez – Pianist, drummer – 11 year old boy has  PDDNOS Pervasive Developmental Disorder Not Otherwise Specified. It’s similar to Asperger Syndrome, but with a speech delay. He’s appeared on Good Morning America, Steve Harvey Show, The View, Harry Connick Jr. Show. – Instagram Facebook Youtube
  • Jim & John – Acrobatic Duo – Jim & John are brothers from Berlin, Germany who perform hand balancing and acrobatics. – Instagram Facebook Youtube
  • Kenadi Dodds – 15 year old country music singer. She covers Gabby Barrett on her Youtube channel–David Archuleta and Kelly Clarkson as well. And Carrie Underwood’s “Blown Away” with The Voice’s Swon Brothers. – Instagram Facebook Youtube
  • Michael Yo – Comedian – He’s a regular on the Joe Rogan Experience, a two time Emmy nominee. He worked with Chelsea Handler. He also guest hosted The Talk, appeared on the Wendy Williams Show, and has done work for a bunch of entertainment shows like Extra and Entertainment Tonight – Website Instagram Facebook Podcast
  • Rob “The Marquis” Messel – Air guitar – He’s a voice actor and reigning Air Guitar World Champion. Website Instagram Facebook Youtube
  • Shevon Nieto – Singer – Former Olympic athlete quit sports after her boyfriend became paralyzed after a freak accident while attempting a backflip. Now, she writes songs and sings. Watch a preview of her AGT performance HERE. Newsday Instagram ESPN Feature
  • Vadim Savenkov – Magician – This Russian magician sings and does magic tricks while dressed in plastic outfits. On The Kelly Clarkson Show, Howie teased that he chose a very unusual act for his Golden Buzzer. I wonder if this is it. Or maybe it’s Rob the air guitarist. Hm. Website Instagram Facebook Youtube
  • Wesley Williams – Unicyclist – Wesley is appearing on Britains Got Talent AND America’s Got Talent in the same year. What’s more, Wesley is from Florida and he appeared on BGT first. He’s a Guinness World Record Holder for “World’s Tallest Rideable Unicycle” 29 feet 1 inch. He’s also competed in competition in Spain and Russia Website Instagram Facebook Youtube BGT audition.

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