Sleight of hand grasp Shin Lim emerged victorious on Monday evening’s (Feb. 18) finale.
The two-hour, action-packed grand finale of NBC’s America’s Got Talent: The Champions crammed in a season filled with reminiscences and superb acts on Monday evening (Feb. 18) — together with such fan-favorites as Jackie Evancho, Tokio Myers and The Clairvoyants — earlier than unveiling the first-ever winner of the newest iteration of the Simon Cowell-produced competitors present.
When the confetti lastly rained down at evening's finish it was final season's winner, magician Shin Lin, who held the large trophy aloft, however not earlier than he confronted one other former AGT champ, Evancho, within the prime two after a glittering evening of reminiscing concerning the origins of the present and really particular performances with some suprise visitor stars. Runner-up Evancho gave a wide ranging rendition of West Side Story’s “Somewhere,” whereas carrying a princess-esque blue robe that resembled the blue-hued stage as she skillfully hit each notice of her pop-opera efficiency. Londoner Myers then took heart stage along with his awe-inspiring one-man-show by taking part in his all-white devices together with a grand piano and drums, accompanied by Voices of Hope Children’s Choir who lent their vocals to the fascinating “All We Got” throughout the epic efficiency.
The episode was featured a number of different particular performances from Champion’s prime 12 acts, together with a spooky mind-reading from The Clairvoyants, a 25th anniversary tumbling showcase from Cirque du Soleil's Mystére, rocker Ramos and Brian Justin Crim belting Queen's "The Show Must Go On" alongside a knife-throwing daredevils Deadly Games and a particular look from host Terry Crews' Brooklyn Nine Nine co-star Melissa Fumero as a part of Lim's successful card act.
The episode marked the last season for long-time judges Heidi Klum and Mel B — with dancer-actress Julianne Hough and award-winning actress Gabrielle Union taking their seats for the upcoming 13th season.
Watch among the clips from Monday evening’s AGT under.