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The Finals of Season 7 of America's Got Talent took place from September 12, 2012 to September 13, 2012, in Newark, New Jersey. A total of six acts participated. Olate Dogs won the season, with Tom Cotter, William Close, David Garibaldi and His CMYK's, Joe Castillo, and The Untouchables placing second, third, fourth, fifth, and sixth respectively.

Top 6[]

Main article: Episode 730


Guest Duets[]

Other Guests[]

Both Burton Crane, rapping "Whatcha Gonna Do?" as Nick Cannon, E-40, and The Rangers performed a remix in the background, and Trish Paytas, dancing to Burton's rapping with Howard Stern, made appearances at the finale. Big Barry also appeared in a recorded video as a "gift" from Howie Mandel to Howard.

Final Results[]

Main article: Episode 731


  • Season 7 is the first season that had a winner whose core talent does not include singing.
  • This is the first Finals round to feature 6 acts instead of the traditional Top 10 or Final 4.
  • This is the first season since Season 1 to not have an Audition All-Stars performance at the finale.
  • To date, Season 7 is the only season not to include a singing act in the finale.