After America voted for their favorites acts from week 2 of the America’s Got Talent season 15 quarterfinals, the results were in during August 19’s episode. At the end of the night, only 5 acts made it through, advancing to the semifinals; the rest were eliminated and sent home.
So, what happened during the week 2 quarterfinals results episode? Which acts won over the judges and the viewers at home? Which acts saw their journey on AGT come to an end? Read on for your answers.
BEWARE OF SPOILERS BELOW. Scroll to the end of the article to find out which 5 acts were sent through to the semifinals.
‘America’s Got Talent’ Quarterfinals Week 2 Results Recap
In judge Simon Cowell’s absence, Kenan Thompson returned to the panel for a second night as the week’s guest judge.
The acts that performed this week, in the hopes of advancing to the semifinals, were Voices of Our City Choir, Spyros Brothers, Kelvin Dukes, Alexis Brownley & The Puppy Pals, Bad Salsa, Daneliya Tuleshova, Bonavega, Kameron Ross, The Shape, Vincent Marcus, and Jonathan Goodwin.
After recapping the previous night’s performances, host Terry Crews announced the 3 acts that had fallen in the middle of the pact after America’s votes: Jonathan Goodwin, Alexis Brownley & The Puppy Pals, and the Spyros Brothers. Only one act could make it into the semifinals, based on the live votes of the “Dunkin Save.”
For the first result of the night, Kameron Ross, Bonavega, and Voices of Our City Choir were brought forward, and Crews announced that Voices of Our City Choir had made it through to the semifinals. Ross and Bonavega were eliminated.
Before more results were revealed, the Jabbawockeez gave a special guest performance.
Vincent Marcus and Bad Salsa were under deliberation next, and America’s votes sent Bad Salsa into the next round.
Daneliya Tuleshova was also advanced to the semifinals thanks to the viewers’ votes, which meant it was the end of the road for Kelvin Dukes and The Shape.
Before the final two spots were given by the Dunkin Save and judges’ votes, respectively, AGT alum and ventriloquist Darci Lynne gave an upbeat performance with a new dummy named Ivan.
The Night’s Last 2 Semifinals Spots Went to Saves From the Home Viewers & Judges
At the end of the night, there were 3 acts awaiting their fate and only 2 spots left in the competition: Alexis Brownley & The Puppy Pals, Jonathan Goodwin, and the Spyros Brothers. The winners of the live “Dunkin Save” vote, chosen by the viewers watching at home, were the Spyros Brothers.
That meant that it was up to the judges to decide if Jonathan or Alexis would get the last spot in the semifinals, advancing to the next round of the competition. Guest judge Kenan Thompson voted for Alexis and her puppies and told her to be so proud of herself no matter what happens. Sofia Vergara and Heidi Klum voted for Jonathan. Howie Mandel voted Alexis, leaving it at a tie. The tie was broken by America’s votes, sending Jonathan Goodwin through to the next round.
The 5 acts that made it through tonight were Voices of Our City Choir, Bad Salsa, Daneliya Tuleshova, Spyros Brothers, and Jonathan Goodwin.
New episodes of America’s Got Talent season 15 air live on Tuesday and Wednesday nights at 8/7c on NBC.