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The twentieth episode of Season 8, and the one hundred and eighty-eighth episode of America's Got Talent overall, aired on August 27, 2013. It was the first Semifinals episode and took place in New York, in Radio City Music Hall. 12 acts performed for 6 spots in the Finals. At the beginning of this episode, Nick Cannon told us that The KriStef Brothers had an accident and wouldn't be able to perform. Their were postponed for Episode 822 and were replaced for the night by Howie Mandel's Wild Card pick, Red Panda.


Symbol Meaning
Ovation Standing Ovation
X Buzzer
Name Image Act Howard Heidi Mel B Howie
1. Tone the Chiefrocca Tonethechiefrocca Rapper X Ovation
2. Red Panda Redpanda Unicyclist
3. Angela Hoover Angelahoover Impressionist
4. Duo Resonance Duoresonance Acrobat Duo
5. Collins Key Collinskey Magician
6. Innovative Force Innovativeforce Acrobatic Group Ovation
7. Dave Fenley Davefenley Singer and Guitarist Ovation
8. Taylor Williamson Taylorwilliamson Comedian Ovation Ovation
9. Jonathan Allen Jonathanallen Opera Singer
10. Catapult Entertainment Catapult Shadow Dance Group
11. Cami Bradley Camibradley Singer
12. Forte Forte Opera Trio Ovation Ovation Ovation Ovation