Monday, 18 June, 2018

Teenage singing star impresses judges on America's Got Talent

America's Got Talent season 13 Singer, 13, earns Howie Mandel's golden buzzer on America's Got Talent
Nicole Thomas | 14 June, 2018, 00:34

Before hitting the "America's Got Talent" stage, Hadwin previously competed on "The Voice Kids UK", where she made it to the final rounds of competition.

The difference in 13-year-old Courtney Haldwin when she is singing from her everyday self has to be seen to be believed. Howie Mandel told Courtney a story about Clive Davis discovering Janis Joplin.

From the first moment Hadwin began to sing, judge Simon Cowell was absolutely floored, and he had nothing but praise for the unbelievable songstress after her performance.

The schoolgirl was supporting music legends Sister Sledge at the annual event, which saw her manage to get the crowd on their feet during her energetic three-song set.

First she was on "Ellen", then on NBC's "Little Big Shots".

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Courtney Hadwin gets the golden buzzer and she moving straight to the live shows.

"Genuinely incredible", said Simon.

The video of her audition has been viewed 16 million times.

"I'm not Clive Davis, I'm Howie Mandel. I'm Howie Mandel. The only thing I can do for you, young lady, is give you..."

The show first aired on NBC on Tuesday, May 29 and in the run up, Courtney could be seen on the advertising trailer. After she was done rocking out, the judges were quick to shower Courtney with praise. She has also sung locally in Hartlepool, but America's Got Talent opens up a whole new audience for the schoolgirl.

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