On Tuesday June 7th 12 year-old Grace VanderWaal walked out on stage to audition for this season’s edition of ‘America’s Got Talent’. Doing something unique, performing an original song on ukulele and bringing the judges and audience to their feet.
After the audition Simon Cowell declared that Grace was “The next Taylor Swift.” and fellow judge Howie Mandel put her on the fast-track to the live shows by using his golden buzzer.
Since last Tuesday the audition performance has gone viral and has made Grace Vanderwaal AGT’s most popular contestant to-date.
In an interview with a NBC affiliate last week, Grace said that God has a plan and he’s in control.