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Chris Klafford Covers John Lennon's 'Imagine' on America's Got Talent (Video)

Chris Klafford brings viewers to tears with his cover of John Lennon‘s “Imagine” on America’s Got Talent.

The 30-year-old Swedish singer took the stage for his moving performance on Tuesday (July 9).

“What I loved about you was what you did with the song, with your vocal,” judge Simon Cowell said afterward. “I love people who can reinterpret a song, and you did something special with it just then. It was incredible.”

“You sing from the heart, you wear your heart on your sleeve. We can all feel that,” Howie Mandel added.

“That was intense. 😅,” Chris shared on Instagram.

Watch Chris Klafford‘s performance – which earned all four “yes” votes from the judges – now!

READ MORE: Aspiring Broadway Star Luke Islam Gets Final Golden Buzzer on ‘America’s Got Talent’

WOW! Chris Kläfford’s Cover Of “Imagine” Might Make You Cry – America’s Got Talent 2019

Howie Mandel Says He Almost Died While on 'The Ellen Show'

Howie Mandel had a near death experience, all because of Ellen DeGeneres!

The 63-year-old television personality explained that last time he was on the show to play a round of “The Masked Dancer,” he nearly suffocated inside the mask.

“I swear to you, this isn’t a funny story! I thought I was going to die,” Howie said during another appearance on The Ellen Show.

Howie went on to explain that he didn’t know how the game worked prior to arriving at the show and was thrust onto the stage seconds after putting on the tight mask.

Howie continued, “I can’t breath and I’m dancing…and I’m starting to get dizzy. I actually feel like I’m losing consciousness!”

Thankfully, Howie realized he could open the mask’s mouth to get some air and was able to make it to the reveal.

Listen to Howie‘s entire story…

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'The Voice' Coaches Perform Together at NBC Upfronts 2019

Adam Levine, Blake Shelton, Kelly Clarkson, and John Legend hit the stage together at Radio City Music Hall for a performance at the 2019 NBC Upfronts presentation on Monday (May 13) in New York City.

The coaches from The Voice closed out the presentation by performing songs by the Rolling Stones. They had to hop on a plane right after the presentation so they could get back to Los Angeles in time for tonight’s live show!

Also in attendance at the event were America’s Got Talent judges Howie Mandel and Julianne Hough.

Olympic skier Lindsey Vonn joined a bunch of other female Olympic athletes to promote NBC’s upcoming coverage of the summer games.

FYI: Lindsey is wearing an August Getty Atelier dress.

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Julianne Hough & Gabrielle Union Kick Off 'America's Got Talent' Season 14!

Julianne Hough and Gabrielle Union are ready for the new season of America’s Got Talent!

The duo hit the red carpet at the kick-off celebration on Monday evening (March 11) at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, Calif.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Julianne Hough

Julianne and Gabrielle are taking over as judges for Heidi Klum and Mel B, who recently left the show.

They were also joined by their fellow AGT judges Simon Cowell and Howie Mandel as well as host Terry Crews.

America’s Got Talent season 14 is set to premiere on May 28th.

FYI: Julianne is wearing APM Monaco earrings. Gabrielle is wearing a dress from her Gabrielle Union collection with New York & Company. The collection is launching on May 29!

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Angelica Hale Performs 'Impossible' for 'AGT' Finals - Watch!

Angelica Hale shows off her vocal range during the America’s Got Talent: The Champions finals!

The 11-year-old singer – who competed in the 12th season of America’s Got Talent, where she became the runner-up – impressed the judges on Monday (February 11).

She stunned with her cover of “Impossible,” becoming the first contestant to receive TWO golden buzzers.

“Oh my gosh, Angelica,” Howie Mandel said. “You’re living up to your name of being an angel. This song lives up to its name, ‘Impossible.’ You’re only 11 years old … you’re wonderful.”

Watch below!

Angelica Hale: 11-Year-Old Singer STUNS With “Impossible” – America’s Got Talent: The Champions

Howie Mandel Would Never Host the Oscars & Doesn't Understand the Need for Awards

Howie Mandel is someone that you can cross off the list of possible people to host the Oscars because he says he’d never take the job.

The America’s Got Talent judge opened up on an episode of Busy Tonight, which aired on Tuesday (January 8).

“Never, never. No desire to. I would never want to do it… That is the most thankless job, I think, in our industry… Nobody comes out of there a real winner… I don’t understand any awards for what we do,” Howie said.

“Really you’re just pretending. Your husband deserves an award,” Howie told Busy. “He writes things, he directs things… For somebody to show up in the morning, and somebody drives you usually there, and then they sit down and then they, you don’t even comb your own hair. hey comb your hair, they put makeup on you, they put a piece of tape and they say stand there and say this… And then we have a night where we say to them, ‘Brilliant!’”

“I don’t know that we need to be that celebratory. That’s the biggest celebration on earth and it’s just about people who are pretending and wearing makeup,” he added.

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