Ongoing America’s Got Talent Season 16 was discontinued for a while so that NBC could telecast Tokyo Olympics in due time. But now, as the Tokyo Olympics is coming to its conclusion. America’s Got Talent Season 16 fans are waiting for the revival of the show after a brief period of break.
This time the show will be returning with the excitedly live acts, and the commencing episode will certainly be the live episode. Till now, the show had concluded with its audition round and was just about to enter the quarter-finals before it went for a break.
So, the revival of America’s Got Talent Season 16 will come with the live show of the selected members titled the quarter-finals of the show.
However, as of now, we are not aware of the 36 acts that have been promoted for the quarter-finals of the show. Though, we know that 5 contestants would surely be making their way to the quarterfinals thanks to the Golden Buzzer.
We had compiled every piece of info you need to know before America’s Got Talent Season 16 returns. Also, the show has got a major setback after singer-songwriter Nightbride withdrawing herself from the show.
America’s Got Talent Season 16 Live Show Dates
Your favorite TV reality show, America’s Got Talent Season 16, is returning soon on NBC, specifically on Tuesday, August 10. The results of the first live show will air the following night that is on Wednesday, August 11.
The first live show of America’s Got Talent Season 16 will take place with 12 members out of the Top 36 taking the stage at the Dolby Theatre.
America’s Got Talent Season 16 Quarter-Finals, Semi-Finals, and Finals – What to Expect?
Out of the total, 36 acts that are secretly selected by the judges will be further divided into a group of 12 contestants. Now, these 3 groups of 12 will perform every Tuesday night, and the people of America will vote for their favorite contestant each week. Contestants getting low votes will get eliminated every week till we reach the finale of America’s Got Talent Season 16.
Also, there is one sad news: singer-songwriter Nightbirde (real name Jane Marczewski) recently withdrew from the show after she was diagnosed with cancer. She announced her decision through Instagram
“I am so sad to announce that I won’t be able to continue forward on this season of AGT. Life doesn’t always give breaks to those that deserve it- but we knew that already.”
She also said that her health had taken a turn since her audition, and it had worsened, and her fight against cancer demands some time and attention.
This means that the judges- Simon Cowell, Sofia Vergara, Howie Mandel, and Heidi Klum now have to replace Nightbirde with some other act.
America’s Got Talent Season 16 Quarter-Finals, Semi-Finals, and Finals Episode Schedule
Quarterfinals 1 performance show- Tuesday, August 10
Quarter Finals 1 results- Wednesday, August 11
Quarterfinals 2 performance show- Tuesday, August 17
Quarterfinals 2 results- Wednesday, August 18
Quarterfinals 3 performance show- Tuesday, August 24
Quarterfinals 3 results- Wednesday, August 25
Semifinals 1 performance show- Tuesday, August 31
Semifinals 1 results show- Wednesday, September 1
Semifinals 2 performance show- Tuesday, September 7
Semifinals 2 results show- Wednesday, September 8
Finale Performance Show- Tuesday, September 14
Finale Results show- Wednesday, September 15
This means this season will last for over a month more, with the finale taking place on September 15.
Acts that have got Golden buzzer and which judge awarded them are listed – World Taekwondo Demonstration Team (by Terry Crews), singer Jimmie Herrod (by Sofia Vergara), Northwell Nurse Choir (by Howie Mandel), quick charge artist Lea Kyle (by Heide Klum) and singer Victory Brinker (by the entire panel).