The twenty-ninth episode of Season 5, and the one hundred and second episode of America's Got Talent overall, aired on September 7, 2010. It was the first Finals performance episode and took place in Hollywood. 10 acts performed for 4 spots in the Final 4.
|1. Studio One Young Beast Society||Dance Group|
|2. Christina & Ali||Vocal Duo|
|3. Jeremy Vanschoonhoven||Stunt Biker|
|4. Taylor Mathews||Singer/Guitarist|
|5. Anna and Patryk||Ballroom Dancer Duo|
|6. Fighting Gravity||Blacklight Dance Group|
|7. Michael Grimm||Singer|
|8. Michael Grasso||Magician|
|9. Prince Poppycock||Opera Singer|
|10. Jackie Evancho||Opera Singer|
- Episode 529 was the only live performance episode of Season 5 in which no act was buzzed by a judge.