America’s Got Talent is a reality talent show which offers a platform for artists of all ages from different walks of life including singers, dancers, magicians, comedians, and more. It was created originally by Simon Cowell, Cėcile Frot-Coutaz, Ken Warwick,and Jason Raff. The show made its debut in June, 2006 and is running its tenth season currently in 2015. It is originally aired in the television network, NBC and is also associated with global franchise of British Got Talent. If you are a winner of America’s Got Talent, you get to win a whooping one million as prize money and an opportunity to headline a show on the Las Vegas Strip, one of the most visited destinations in the world. Winning this show is an American dream.
The winners are decided by an audience vote. You have to be exceptionally talented to stand a chance to win and have the charm to win the hearts of millions. The show is a terrific platform for talented amateurs and lesser known artists as it welcomes everyone as long as you are talented and better than the rest.
The first panel of judges of America’s Got Talent were Brandy Norwood, Regis Philbin, Piers Morgan and David Hasselhoff. The current panel in 2015 includes judge Howie Mandel, judge Howard Stern, judge Mel B, and judge Heidi Klum. The show is now hosted by Nick Cannon.