6 Surprising Stars Who Got Their Start on ‘America’s Got Talent’

6 Surprising Stars Who Got Their Start on ‘America’s Got Talent’

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From Sky Katz to Isaac Ryan Brown, and more: did you know these singers, actors and artists got their big break on “America’s Got Talent”? We’ve rounded up six surprising stars who got their big break on the reality competition series. Keep scrolling to catch their audition tapes!

1. Sky Katz

Sky was 11-years-old when she auditioned for season 11 of AGT. She sadly got cut right before the live shows, but that didn’t stop her! Sky shines as Tess on Disney Channel’s “Raven’s Home” and dropped her latest song with Annie LeBlanc, “Who You Are,” this summer. She’s sure come a long way! Check out her first audition:

2. Sofie Dossi 

The reality competition series has helped contortionist Sofie Dossi get her stardom too! The 18-year-old also appeared on Season 11 of AGT, got the golden buzzer, and even made it to the finale. Since her AGT days, Sofie has launched a brand athletic clothing line called Fire Lily, appeared in ‘AGT: The Champions,’ and stared in Brat’s “Boss Cheer”! Check out her amazing first audition:

3. Issac Ryan Brown

Issac first auditioned for AGT when he was only six-years-old on season 7. He wowed the judges with his singing and dancing to “One More Chance.” AGT was just the start for him, and he’s now bigger than ever! Issac plays Booker on “Raven’s Home” and Wade in “Kim Possible,” and earlier this year, he released his debut single and music video for “Goin In.” Check out his adorable first audition:

4. Grace VanderWaal

It’s no secret that Grace has major star power, but it all got started on AGT! Grace was just 12-years-old when she sang her original song, “I Don’t Know My Name” on season 11. She not only got Howie Mandel’s Golden Buzzer, but she even won the whole season! Grace has released two albums, “Just the Beginning” and “Perfectly Imperfect” which include hit songs like “Moonlight,” “So Much More Than This,” and more! She even opened for Florence + The Machine this summer. Here’s her golden buzzer audition:

5. Darci Lynne

Darci was just 12-years-old when she auditioned for AGT. Mel B loved her performance so much that she gave her a Golden Buzzer, and Darci ended up winning the season 12 crown! After winning, she went on a U.S. tour and eventually placed second on ‘AGT: The Champions.’ Here’s her golden buzzer performance:

6. Angelica Hale

Angelica auditioned for season 12 of AGT when she was just nine-years-old. She got guest judge Chris Hardwick’s golden buzzer and came in second to Darci! After AGT, she appeared on “AGT: The Champions” and got another golden buzzer, making her the first-ever contestant with two to her name! Now, Angelica is releasing her own original music — including her debut album called “Feel the Magic.” Watch below for her first audition:

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