Darci Lynne Farmer is the new America’s Got Talent champion.
America had to choose between the ventriloquist and the young singing prodigy, Angelica Hale.
In the end, after a record number of votes, a long road of performances, outrageous support from new fans and critics from the judges the two stood ready to hear the results.
The 12-year-old won the night with her incredible singing ventriloquist act, bringing her puppet, Petunia, back on stage for a performance of Anything You Can Do (I Can Do Better) with fellow ventriloquist Terry Fator, who won season 2 of America’s Got Talent.
Singer, Angelica Hale came in second.
However, Nigerian favourite, Kechi Okwuchi, who rose like a phoenix from a terrible Sosoliso plane crash that took 108 lives on December 10, 2005, came in sixth position.
Below is how people voted:
1. Darci Lynne Farmer
2. Angelica Hale
3. Light Balance
4. Mandy Harvey
5. Sara and Hero
7. Preacher Lawson
9. Evie Clair
10. Chase Goehring
Darci Lynne walked away with $1 million.