Courtney Hadwin has confirmed that she has signed with America’s Got Talent judge Simon Cowell’s SYCO Entertainment. The teenage British rocker who amazed viewers with her covers of Janis Joplin, James Brown and others during the recent season of the NBC talent competition had been rumored to have signed with Cowell but it had yet to be made official.
Courtney Hadwin Rocks Out To Little Richard Classic
Former America’s Got Talent favorite Courtney Hadwin posted a video on her social media on Sunday showing her singing along to rock and roll classic by the legendary Little Richard.
— Courtney Hadwin (@CourtneyHadwin) February 10, 2019
British Rocker Courtney Hadwin Returns And Shocks Everyone With Original Song on America’s Got Talent The Champions
The season 13 finalist returns to take on the best of the world! Watch her perform her first original song, “Pretty Little Thing.”
Has Simon Cowell Signed Courtney Hadwin To a Deal?
Does Courtney Hadwin have a record deal? Variety is reporting that America’s Got Talent favorite Courtney Hadwin was asked to visit the home of Simon Cowell the day after the finale last week.
Several news outlets, including the U.K.’s Daily Mail, are reporting that Cowell — formerly of “American Idol” and a current judge on “AGT” as well as “X Factor U.K.” — is keen to add the 14-year old rocker to his artist roster at Syco Entertainment, which includes “AGT” season 11 winner Grace Vanderwall.
Courtney Hadwin Breaks Her Silence – Thanks Fans For AGT Experience Promises New Music
British rocker and America’s Got Talent finalist Courtney Hadwin has posted to social media for the first time since the NBC talent competition revealed the winner of the 13th season on Wednesday night. Courtney who rocked the stage every week with energetic performances of classic rock hits won over viewers and introduced a whole new generation to rock icons like Janis Joplin, James Brown and Tina Turner throughout the competition.
Even though she didn’t win America’s Got Talent Courtney had the chance to share the stage with fellow British rockers “The Struts” (watch video) during the finale and was amazed to find out that rock legends KISS are big fans of her. Courtney even got a pic with KISS member Paul Stanley backstage at the AGT finale:
In her message to fans on social media, Courtney thanked fans for the support throughout the AGT competition and even promised some new music.
“Thank you so so much for voting for me yesterday night.If it wasn’t for use I wouldn’t be in the TOP 10 of @agt and that is just amazing!! Courtney tweeted “Thank you so so much for your continuous of support and watch out for new music soon.”
We’re glad to see that Courtney is looking forward! It’s only great things ahead for this incredible talent!
Watch Courtney Hadwin’s Highly-Anticipated AGT Quarterfinals Performance
14-year-old Courtney Hadwin has been a viral sensation since her America’s Got Talent golden buzzer audition. The British singer who has an old soul has been called a “reincarnation of Janis Joplin”. She looks up to many rock icons of the 60’s and 70’s. Courtney closed out the first of the live shows Monday night. For her performance, Courtney took on the classic “Papa’s Got A Brand New Bag” staying true to who she is and honoring the legendary James Brown with a performance worthy of Woodstock.
British Singer Courtney Hadwin Explains Why She Wanted To Compete on America’s Got Talent
Courtney Hadwin won a golden buzzer during the auditions for the current season of NBC’s America’s Got Talent. The British teen recently appeared on the popular UK talk show “Lorraine” where she explained her motivation for competing on the American music competition show saying that the USA is “where all her idols are from” and “It’s the biggest show in the world”.
Courtney’s dad says that he knew the reaction was going to be big in America but was surprised when they returned home to the UK the amount of support his daughter has received. Watch the interview below: