Lil Babywockee, whose real name is Ariah, is from Honolulu, Hawaii, but recently moved to Las Vegas. When she was almost four years old, the Jabbawockeez won America's Best Dance Crew, and she fell in love with their dancing style. She would tell her parents that she wanted to watch more of their performances. Her parents would play their songs. and she would just dance. From then on, Ariah kept practicing their style of dancing. 1
Lil Babywockee's audition was never shown, although she performed hip-hop dancing. Howard Stern buzzed the act, claiming that he did not think she was ready for a Vegas Show. Although Howard voted "No", Sharon Osbourne and Howie Mandel both voted "Yes," sending her to the Vegas Round.