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The Finals of Season 12 of America's Got Talent took place from September 19, 2017 to September 20, 2017, in the Dolby Theatre. A total of 10 acts participated, performing to win million dollars and the headlining of a show on the Las Vegas strip. Darci Lynne won the season, with Angelica Hale, Light Balance, Mandy Harvey, and Sara and Hero placing second, third, fourth, and fifth respectively.

Top 10

Main article: Episode 1221


Guest Collaborations

Most Memorable Contestants

The "Most Memorable Contestants" were introduced in Season 12, consisting of 11 acts eliminated early in the competition, five of which were eliminated during Judge Cuts.

Final Results

Main article: Episode 1222

Top 5:

Bottom 5:


  • This season was tied with Season 1, Season 4, Season 10 and Season 11 with the most performers performing in a Finals episode.
  • This season is the first where the top 4 is made up entirely of Golden Buzzer acts.
  • This season is the first to have a top 2 made up of acts aged 12 and under and both female.
  • This season is the first where each act in the Top 5 never needed the Dunkin' Save or Judges' Choice in both the Quarterfinals and Semifinals.
  • The acts that came in 2nd, 3rd and 4th all performed on Semifinals 2 and were the Top 3 acts of that night.
  • The top 2 acts were the first Golden Buzzer in the Auditions and the first Golden Buzzer in the Judge Cuts respectively.