The Aug. 18 episode of ‘AGT’ featured unbelievable and thrilling performances through the second spherical of the quarterfinals. One act even caught on hearth in the course of his act!

The America’s Acquired Expertise quarterfinals proceed with one other spherical of performances. This week, Kenan Thompson is filling in for Simon Cowell. Singer Kelvin Dukes is up first. He performs a strong rendition of Amy Winehouse’s “Valerie.” Howie Mandel tells the 14-year-old that he has a “actually good profession forward of him,” and Heidi Klum says that he’s considered one of her “favorites this season.”

The Form is a gaggle of 18 dancers who submitted their tape on-line. Given the pandemic, they haven’t had anyplace to follow, in order that they have needed to get inventive. For AGT, they carry out on prime of a constructing in downtown LA, full with matching outfits and protecting face gear. “That was a masterclass of precision and timing,” Heidi raves. Sofia Vergara provides that the efficiency was “spectacular.”

Kenan Thompson is the visitor decide for the Aug. 18 episode. (NBC)

Kameron Ross sings Girl Gaga’s “Million Causes,” and it’s a little bit pitchy. Howie admits that he didn’t love the track alternative, however thinks America will love him. Heidi says she “needed it to be good,” however “this was not my most favourite rendition of this track.”

Dangerous Salsa performs from India in an unbelievable location. Their efficiency is thrilling from begin to end. The dancers are so quick! “It was wonderful,” Heidi raves. She says they need to be known as “Badass Salsa” as a substitute. “My thoughts is blown,” Kenan says, earlier than including that he observed a minor slip-up on the finish. Howie says he didn’t discover the error and calls the efficiency the “better of the night time” thus far.

Vincent Marcus returns to the AGT stage with extra impressions. His efficiency consists of impressions of Snoop Dogg, 50 Cent, Eminem, Lil Nas X, and extra. Kenan notes that Eminem is unquestionably Vincent’s “finest” impression. Howie admits he didn’t like this efficiency as a lot because the final one, however he thinks Vincent is a “loopy expertise.”

Alexis Brownley and her pups are again for the quarterfinals with one other tremendous cute and enjoyable act. Heidi calls Alexis “so candy,” and Sofia thinks she’s “so inspiring for teenagers.” Bonavega dazzles with a enjoyable and vigorous efficiency. Heidi loves his vibe and calls him “so cool” and “so distinctive.” The Spyros Bros wow the judges with their newest efficiency. Howie raves over their “precision.”

Daneliya Tuleshova wows along with her Harry Types cowl. (NBC)

Daneliya Tuleshova stuns with a beautiful rendition of Harry Types’ “A Signal of the Instances.” She makes the duvet her personal and showcases her unbelievable vocals. “You’re already a star,” Howie tells Daneliya. Sofia declares Daneliya’s cowl her “favourite efficiency of the night time.”

Hazard act Jonathan Goodwin takes the competitors to an entire new stage along with his newest act known as “Trial By Fire.” He’s by no means carried out it earlier than as a result of it’s so harmful. “My life is completely on the road,” he notes. He’s doused in gas and handcuffed. He has to free himself earlier than he catches on hearth. Oh, and he can’t even see the locks he’s selecting!

Sofia wonders if a medic is shut by. The fireplace lights in a short time, and Jonathan is surrounded by flames. He quickly catches on hearth whereas nonetheless making an attempt to choose the locks. Fortunately, he frees himself earlier than it’s too late! Heidi says he’s “totally insane.” Sofia cherished “the suspense” of the efficiency.

The ultimate efficiency of the night time is Voices of Our Metropolis Choir. They carry out a shifting rendition of “Stand By Me.” Kenan calls the efficiency “wonderful,” and Sofia tells the choir that they bring about “hope” throughout this tough time.