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First Look at the New Contestants on ‘America’s Got Talent’ 2023

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America’s Got Talent Season 18 is set to premiere on Tuesday, May 30. Viewers can look forward to watching a whole new group of talented acts take the stage in the audition round. In fact, some of those acts have already teased that they tried out for the show on Instagram.

Contestants on America’s Got Talent Season 18

Ada Vox

You might recognize Ada from American Idol or as the runner-up on Queen of the Universe. Now this talented drag queen is taking her voice to the AGT stage.

The Parent Jam

This dance group, which was started by choreographer Phil Wright, brings families together through performing. The group inspired the Disney Channel show Fam Jam.

Liberty Barros

This young contortionist, who previously appeared on Britain’s Got Talent, calls herself the “world’s most flexible girl.” Now she’s taking her talents to the AGT stage for Season 18.

Donovyn Diaz

Donovyn Diaz is a dancer and choreographer. As he announced on Instagram, he’s taking his moves to America’s Got Talent.

BJ Griffin

BJ Griffin is a singer and cellist whose music is available to stream. Fans can see his audition during the upcoming season of AGT.


Ledoux is a singer and songwriter from Florida who recently auditioned for the show. He wrote on Instagram that his experience was “nothing short of amazing.”

The Rybka Twins

These twin sisters (Teagan and Sam) are dancers with over 14 million TikTok followers and more than 7 million subscribers on their YouTube channel.

Mason Olshavsky

Mason is a singer whose social media accounts are full of videos in which he can be heard singing Broadway music. Now he’s taking the AGT stage.

Mike Jacobson

This magician, who calls himself Magic Mike, has appeared on The Ellen DeGeneres Show and was included on the Forbes 30 Under 30 list.

Anna DeGuzman

Anna is another magician who previously appeared on Australia’s Got Talent and Penn & Teller: Fool Us. She’s performed her sleight of hand around the world.

Sean Does Magic

Yet another magician we can expect to see on this season of AGT is this YouTube star, who has over 6 million subscribers and frequently shares card tricks his fans can recreate.

LA CAN Freedom Singers

LA CAN stands for Los Angeles Community Action Network. The Freedom Singers, a singing group made up of Skid Row residents, appeared on The Kelly Clarkson Show last year.

The Zoo

This group features dancers of various ages. They recently took the stage to audition for AGT Season 18.

Chibi Unity

This dance group from Niigata, Japan, has won several competitions over the years. Now they’re sharing their talent with American viewers.

Kevin Li

This magician has performed his act for celebrities such as Kevin Durant and Michelle Yeoh. What will the AGT viewers think of his audition?

Matty Benedetto

Matty has a unique talent, as he’s the brains behind Unnecessary Inventions. He has over 6 million TikTok followers and more than 3 million YouTube subscribers.

Duo Acero

This acrobatic duo, made up of Edison and Giselle, is bringing their daring act to AGT this season.

Sharpe Family Singers

This family of singers has over 8 million followers on TikTok. The group’s six members recently auditioned for Season 18.

Rob Potylo

This performer posted on Instagram that during his recent AGT audition, he “laid down a bunch of Children’s Songs For Adults!”


This singer and voice teacher with over 130,000 TikTok followers recently took her talents to AGT.


This dance team from Japan has over 600,000 followers on TikTok and Instagram. They recently brought their matching outfits to the AGT stage.

Warrior Squad

This group from India previously competed on India’s Got Talent. They perform acrobatics, gymnastics, dance, and yoga.

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