'America's Got Talent' sends seven acts to semifinals
By Elizabeth Kwiatkowski, 08/13/2015
America's Got Talent revealed its first seven tenth-season semifinalist acts during Wednesday night's live broadcast of the NBC reality competition series.
Magician Piff The Magic Dragon, singer and guitarist Benton Blount, visual dance artists Siro-A, comedian and ventriloquist Paul Zerdin, and stuttering comedian Drew Lynch were revealed to have finished as the Top 5 votegetters following Tuesday night's performance show, automatically earning them a spot inAmerica's Got Talent's tenth-season semifinals.
Tuesday night's episode had featured the season's first group of 12 quarterfinalist acts performing for home viewer votes.
America's Got Talent host Nick Cannon also revealed last night that male gymnasts Showproject, singing trio Triple Threat, contortionist Vita Radionova, and strength act Craig and Micheline had received the four lowest home viewer vote totals.
With singer Samantha Johnson, singer Alondra Santos and dance duo The Gentlemen in jeopardy, America had the chance to save one of them.