America’s Got Talent First Look and Todays Got Talent (VIDEO)

If you failed to audition for America’s Got Talent and wish you did, you have one more chance. AGT is partnering with The Today Show to select an act that will get fast tracked to the live shows at Radio City Music hall later in the summer.

If you are interested, check out the details from the press release below.

We begin coverage of AGT with tonight’s premiere. Eric will be live blogging. Do join him at 8/7c pm NBC. Watch a preview of the talent to come, below. Howard Stern, Howie Mandel, Mel B and Heidi Klum return as judges, Nick Cannon as host.

NEW YORK – May 27, 2014 – “America’s Got Talent,” the summer’s No. 1 reality show, will join forces with TODAY for “Today’s Got Talent,” a nationwide contest to select a contestant that will get to fast track to the “AGT” live shows at iconic Radio City Music Hall this summer. For the first time in “AGT” history, fans will have the opportunity to vote at to send their favorite act to the Top 48. The new season of “America’s Got Talent” premieres tonight at 8 p.m. ET/PT with outstanding acts from across the country auditioning for celebrity judges Howie Mandel, Mel B, Heidi Klum and Howard Stern in New York City, Newark and Los Angeles. Nick Cannon returns as host.

The contest announcement was made this morning on TODAY by Howie Mandel.

“This contest is the last chance to join the roster of incredible talent performing live at Radio City Music Hall this season,” said Mandel. “We’re thrilled to partner with TODAY to help us find what could be the million dollar winner.”

Prospective contestants can now go to to learn how to submit an audition video for the chance to be selected as a “Today’s Got Talent” finalist.

The top three finalists of Today’s online audition will then perform live on the TODAY Plaza on Wednesday, July 23. The Plaza performances will be posted to for fans to watch and vote for their favorite act. The winner will go straight to Radio City Music Hall as part of the Top 48 and vie for America’s vote to win the $1 million prize.

The winner of “Today’s Got Talent” will be announced live July 30, during “America’s Got Talent” (8 p.m.) and will take the stage at Radio City Music Hall in a subsequent week to perform for the celebrity judges.

For rules, eligibility and more information, visit

The submission timeline is as follows:

Tuesday, May 27 Online submissions open at
Friday, June 27 Online submissions close
Monday, July 21 Finalists announced on TODAY
Wednesday, July 23 Finalists perform on TODAY Plaza
Wednesday, July 30 “Today’s Got Talent” winner is announced live on “America’s Got Talent” (9 p.m. ET)

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