Ed Sheeran, Pitbull, Jennifer Hudson, The Rockettes & More to Perform on America’s Got Talent Season Finale

ED_SHEERAN_PUB1_CREDIT_BEN_WATTSAmerica’s Got Talent concludes with a star-studded finale Sept. 17 at a special time, 8-10p.m. ET on NBC, featuring performances by critically-acclaimed singer/songwriter Ed Sheeran, Grammy Award winning songstress Jennifer Hudson, veteran rock musician Lenny Kravitz, global sensation Pitbull, featuring the Rockettes and alternative rock band Train. More guest performances to be announced.

On Tuesday, Sept. 16 (9-11p.m. ET), the six finalists of season 9 will perform for their last chance to win America’s vote. The winner will receive a $1 million prize and a headlining show in Las Vegas.  The finalists are: AcroArmy, Emily West, Mat Franco, Miguel Dakota, Quintavious Johnson and Sons of Serendip.

Multi-platinum recording artist Ed Sheeran, will perform “Don’t,” the latest single from his chart-topping, sophomore album “x” (pronounced “multiply”) via Atlantic Records. Grammy Award winning recording artist and Academy Award winning actress, Jennifer Hudson is set to perform her hit song “It’s Your World” on this week’s live results show. The track features R. Kelly and is the latest single from her highly anticipated upcoming album, “JHUD” (Sept. 23) via RCA Records. As one of the most well-regarded rock musicians of our time, four-time Grammy Award winner Lenny Kravitz will perform his latest single, “The Chamber.”  He will release his tenth studio album, “Strut” (Sept. 23) via Roxie Records/ Kobalt Label Services. Pitbull will perform “Fireball” with a special appearance by the Rockettes. The single is the latest track from his upcoming album “Globalization”, set to be released this fall.

This season’s winner will be announced on Wednesday, Sept. 17 at a special time (8-10 p.m. ET) and will headline “America’s Got Talent Live” at The AXIS Powered by Monster at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas (Sept. 26, 27).

The six finalists performing on Tuesday, Sept. 16 are:

AcroArmy                   www.nbc.com/americas-got-talent/cast/season-9/acroarmy

Emily West                 www.nbc.com/americas-got-talent/cast/season-9/emily-west

Mat Franco                 www.nbc.com/americas-got-talent/cast/season-9/mat-franco

Miguel Dakota            www.nbc.com/americas-got-talent/cast/season-9/miguel-dakota

Quintavious Johnson  www.nbc.com/americas-got-talent/cast/season-9/quintavious-johnson

Sons of Serendip        www.nbc.com/americas-got-talent/cast/season-9/sons-of-serendip

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.