Cristina Rae shined as soon as once more within the ‘AGT’ semi-finals along with her terrific efficiency. HL spoke EXCLUSIVELY with the singer about virtually being on the ‘end line’ and why she thinks she’s the ‘singer to beat.’

Cristina Rae has nailed each single America’s Obtained Expertise efficiency ever since she graced the stage in the course of the season 15 auditions. It’s no shock she received a Golden Buzzer from Heidi Klum. The singer dazzled along with her newest efficiency of “Leap” from the film STEP within the semi-finals. Howie Mandel even mentioned Cristina was the singer to beat!

MeSlop talked EXCLUSIVELY with Cristina, who mentioned she “completely” agreed with Howie’s assertion. “With confidence, not cockiness or vanity. Vocally, I’m the singer to beat. I believe it’s expertise and life that makes me the singer to beat as a result of I didn’t know I had it in me this entire time. However now being on AGT I really feel like I’m virtually to the end line, the place I can click on my heels 3 times, and all of it makes extra sense to me.”

Cristina Rae after her semi-finals efficiency. (NBC)

All through her America’s Obtained Expertise journey, Cristina’s lovable son Jeremiah has been by her aspect. He watches his mother’s performances week after week. Cristina gushed that it’s the “best reward” having the ability to share these reminiscences with him.

“He’s having an incredible time,” Cristina mentioned. “Sharing this with him is the largest reward, even with the stakes and all the things, as a result of he sees himself as a winner. He says, ‘Mommy, I’m the winner, and you’re the winner! I’m going to get the Golden Buzzer, and you’ll get the Golden Buzzer.’ However then I’m like, ”Can I win this time?’ And he’s like, ‘No, I’ve to win.’ And I’m like, ‘OK, effectively how about I carry you out after I win!’ So then that may be our entire second, however he’s excited! He pushes me. He even helps me select songs. He’ll say sure or no to songs. I’ll take heed to the songs that he leans to extra, and that track works each time!”

Cristina Rae earned Heidi Klum’s Golden Buzzer earlier within the season. (NBC)

Cristina will discover out whether or not or not she made it to the season 15 finals in the course of the semi-finals outcomes present on Sept. 16. America’s Obtained Expertise airs Tuesdays and Wednesdays on NBC.