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The fourteenth episode of Season 3, and the forty-first episode of America's Got Talent overall, aired on September 9, 2008. It was the first of two Semifinals performance episodes and took place in Hollywood. 10 acts performed for 5 spots in the Finals. The ten acts from the previous episode learned whether they had advanced to the Top 20 Semifinals.


Name Image Act Buzzers
1. The Cadence Thecadence Percussion Group
2. Queen Emily Queenemily Singer
3. The Wright Kids Thewrightkids Bluegrass Band
4. The James Gang Thejamesgang Vocal Group  
5. Daniel Jens Danieljens Singer Piers:    X
6. ZOOperstars! Zooperstars! Dance Group Piers:    X
7. Neal E. Boyd Neale.boyd Opera Singer
8. Jessica Price Jessicaprice Singer and Guitarist Piers:    X
9. Extreme Dance FX Extremedancefx Clogging Group
10. Paul Salos Paulsalos Frank Sinatra Impersonator

Moved On[]

Nuttin'butstringzNuttin' But Stringz

Violin Duo

KaitlynmaherKaitlyn Maher


ElimattsonEli Mattson

Singer and Pianist

DonaldbraswellDonald Braswell

Opera Singer

ThetappingdadsThe Tapping Dads

Tap Dance Group



Vocal Duo


Fire Breather

DoraesaundersDorae Saunders

Tina Turner Impersonator

DallasdesperadosdancersDallas Desperados Dancers

Dance Group

BryancheathamBryan Cheatham