The first episode of Season 7, and the one hundred and thirty-eighth ever episode of America's Got Talent, aired on May 14, 2012. It was the first auditions episode and took place in Los Angeles and St. Louis. 14 acts from this episode proceeded to the Vegas Round, and 13 acts were rejected.

Episode 701 was the debut episode of Howard Stern as a judge, replacing Piers Morgan. Sharon Osbourne and Howie Mandel returned as judges. Nick Cannon returned as host for his fourth season.

Moved On

Name Image Act Howard Sharon Howie
William Close Williamclose.jpg Earth Harp Player Check.png Check.png Check.png
Elements Dance Cru Elementsdancecru.jpg Clogging Dance Crew Check.png Check.png Check.png
All Wheel Sports Allwheelsports.jpg Acrobatic Stunt Bike Group Check.png Check.png Check.png
Amazing Elizabeth Amazingelizabeth.jpg Aerial Silks Performer Check.png Check.png Check.png
The Rhymatist Therhymatist.jpg Rapper Check.png Check.png Check.png
Jorge & Alexa Narvaez Jorge&alexanarvaez.jpg Vocal Duo Check.png Check.png Check.png
Ben Blaque Benblaque.jpg Crossbow Shooter Check.png Check.png Check.png
Light Wire Theater Lightwiretheater.jpg Light-up Suit Dance Group Check.png Check.png Check.png
Serengeti Steve Serengetisteve.jpg Daredevil X.png Check.png Check.png
Todd Oliver & Irving Toddoliver.jpg Dog Ventriloquist and Comedian Check.png Check.png Check.png
Stick and Move Dance Crew Stickandmovedancecrew.jpg Dancing Duo Check.png Check.png Check.png
Loyalty Dance Team Loyaltydanceteam.jpg Dance Group Check.png Check.png Check.png
Simply Sergio Simplysergio.jpg Singer Check.png Check.png Check.png
Maurice & Shanice Hayes Shanice&mauricehayes.jpg Vocal Duo Check.png Check.png Check.png

Eliminated

Name Image Act Howard Sharon Howie
Aoni Jackson Aonijackson.jpg Stripper Magician X.png X.png X.png
Miss Les Missles.jpg Singer X.png X.png Check.png
Matthew McAvene Matthewmcavene.jpg Singer/Guitarist X.png X.png X.png
Gary Benard Hall 701malesinger.png Singer X.png X.png X.png
Anna Ranoso 701gorilla.png Gorilla-Suit Nunchucks Performer X.png
Rhett & Link Rhett&link.jpg Novelty Act X.png X.png X.png
Sanjay K 701malesinger2.png Singer and Pianist X.png X.png X.png
AmiBeth Amibeth.jpg Singer/Guitarist X.png
Sexy Sax Man Sexysaxman.jpg Saxophone Player X.png X.png X.png
Sanjula Vamana Sanjulavamana.jpg Sideshow Performer X.png X.png X.png
Kazoo Chorus Kazoochorus.jpg Kazoo Playing Group X.png X.png X.png
Stormin' Norman Stormin'norman.jpg Pumpkin Carver X.png X.png X.png
Reggie Reggie.jpg Singer and Dancer


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