The thirty-first episode of Season 7, and the one hundred and sixty-eighth ever episode of America's Got Talent, aired on September 12, 2012. It was the Finals results episode, the Finale, and took place in Newark.

Olate Dogs was revealed to be the winner of Season 7 of America's Got Talent, one million dollars and the headlining of a show on the Las Vegas strip.

Tom Cotter and William Close finished as first runner-up and second runner-up respectively.

This was the last episode that Sharon Osbourne ever appeared in. She was replaced by Heidi Klum and Mel B in Season 8.

Full Episode

2012 ~31 The Finale of America's Got Talent 2012

2012 ~31 The Finale of America's Got Talent 2012

Guest Performers


Name Image Act Placement

The Untouchables

Theuntouchables Dance Group 6th
Joe Castillo Joecastillo Sand Artist 5th
David Garibaldi and His CMYK's Davidgaribaldiandhiscmyk's Painting Dance Group 4th
William Close Williamclose Earth Harpist 3rd
Tom Cotter Tomcotter Stand-up Comedian 2nd
Olate Dogs Olatedogs Dog Act Winner

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