AGT stars bring bright performance to Detroit
The snowy Michigan weather is making a lot of us miss the sunlight. Well, thanks to the Lightwire Theater Company, the light will be brought to us. That’s right, the America’s Got Talent stars are coming to Detroit with their show titled “The Ugly Duckling.”
Detroit Youth Choir spreads holiday cheer with debut EP
DETROIT – Just one day after Thanksgiving, the children of the Detroit Youth Choir are spreading Christmas cheer with a new holiday EP. “The Detroit youth choir has really brought back Motown,” said Anthony White, artistic director for the choir. They have what it takes to make it in life.”The DYC’s holiday EP “A Holiday With You” is presented by Pearl Sound Studios and was produced by Chuck Alkazian. Happy Holidays from the Detroit Youth Choir Posted by Detroit Youth Choir on Thursday, November 26, 2020Visit the Detroit Youth Choir’s website here for the latest information. Related: Jermaine Dupri and the Detroit Youth Choir have a new song
New docu-series to highlight Detroit Youth Choir’s rise to fame
DETROIT – The children of the Detroit Youth Choir have captured the hearts of millions on “America’s Got Talent” -- and now they have the attention of a production company who wants to highlight their journey. Following the Detroit Youth Choir’s run on NBC’s “America’s Got Talent," a production company is interested in portraying the group’s rise to fame in a new documentary TV series, or docu-series. Amid the coronavirus pandemic, the talented performers of the Detroit Youth Choir have continued to safely rehearse. Unfortunately, though, the pandemic has directly affected the Detroit Youth Choir family. “The Detroit youth choir has really brought back Motown,” White said.
Detroit Youth Choir’s ‘Glory’ remake being considered for Grammy nomination
DETROIT – After the Detroit Youth Choir earned second place on NBC’s “America’s Got Talent (AGT),” the group is on the verge of hitting a new level of fame. Now the group is being considered for a Grammy for their rendition of the song “Glory" -- an Oscar-winning song from the 2014 movie “Selma.”“The production company sent me an email saying, 'Congratulations, you guys are considered for a Grammy for the re-imagination of ‘Glory’," said Anthony White with the Detroit Youth Choir. You can watch the Detroit Youth Choir’s performance in the video below. “Detroit Youth Choir is up for the challenge,” he said. Click here for more coverage of the Detroit Youth Choir.
America’s Got Talent season finale tonight at 8pm
The season finale of NBC’s “America’s Got Talent” begins tonight, Sept. 22 at 8pm on Local 4 with performances from all of the show’s Top 10 finalists, including Alan Silva, Archie Williams, BAD Salsa, Bello Sisters, Brandon Leake, Broken Roots, Cristina Rae, Daneliya Tuleshova, Kenadi Dodds and Roberta Battaglia. On Wednesday at 8pm on Local 4, catch the countdown to the finale. The Detroit Youth Choir, our local finalist from last season, will perform too! The season 15 winner will be crowned at the conclusion of the program on Wednesday night. Remember, the finale performances begin tonight at 8pm, the countdown starts Wednesday at 8pm, and the finale with the winner announcement is at 9pm on Local 4.
America’s Got Talent comes to Michigan!
Novi – Are you talented? The NBC show, “America’s Got Talent” is in search of their next big star and you could be it! People are flocking to the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi to audition for the show. After registering, hopefuls are led to the holding room where everyone practices and prepares as they wait for their auditions. For more information on the AGT auditions, click here, and stay tuned to Local 4 for the new season!
‘America’s Got Talent’ auditions coming to Detroit
NBC’s “America’s Got Talent” is bringing auditions to Detroit in January for Season 15! Last year, the Detroit Youth Choir finished as the runner-up in Season 14 - it was a magical run. Now, AGT is looking for more Detroit talent. If you do not think you will be able to audition in person, you can submit an online video of your audition. If you have any questions about online auditions or how open call auditions work be sure to check out the AGT FAQ page.
I-94, I-75 closures this weekend | Unique event in Eastern Market tonight
I-94: Repair work will require closing eastbound I-94 from US-12 (Michigan Avenue) to I-75 starting at 6 a.m. Saturday. Eastbound I-94 will have all lanes reopened from US-12 to I-75 by 5 a.m. Monday. Repair work will require closing eastbound I-94 from US-12 (Michigan Avenue) to I-75 starting at 6 a.m. Saturday. International Talk Like a Pirate Day Happy International Talk Like a Pirate Day! John Baur 'n Mark Summers created th' concept o' International Talk Like a Pirate Day on June 6, 1995.
Watch Local 4's 'I Got a Feeling' cover for Detroit Youth Choir on AGT
"We have a feeling, that tonight's gonna be a good night!" (For Detroit Youth Choir on AGT!) We had a little bit of fun with the Black Eyed Peas song "I Got a Feeling," with some help from our own Devin Scillian and the rest of the Local 4 family. Watch the video above! Below: Some of the amazing outtakes from our music video shootCopyright 2019 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit - All rights reserved.