Over the last few months, America's Got Talent fans around the nation have fallen in love with one of the contestants. Michael Ketterer, a worship leader and a father of six, has won over the hearts of the judges and audience members alike.
When he first made an appearance on television during his June audition, people were compelled by his story. He revealed that he and his wife, Ivy, had adopted five children out of foster care, giving them a total of six children.
Not only was his story amazing, but people also loved Michael's singing voice! His audition even earned him a coveted golden buzzer from Simon Cowell. As the weeks carried on and the live show began, Simon's love for Michael only deepened!
In a memorable performance, Ketterer brought Simon Cowell and other judges to tears. After that, the Internet went wild. People talked about how Cowell never shows emotion, and how Ketterer's voice, character, and Christian faith are extremely admirable.
Now, Michael Ketterer has made it all the way to the finals of America's Got Talent! On Tuesday night, Ketterer brought down the house with an emotional rendition of "Ain't No Mountain High Enough."
After his performance, the judges had mixed reactions. They noted that it was a brave rendition, though some did not love the performance as much as past ones. However, they all agreed that Ketterer's character speaks for itself! Additionally, Simon Cowell said that he hopes that Ketterer wins the entire show!
Following his performance, Ketterer only had a few moments to say something to his audience. In those short sentences, the singer talked about God.
He said, "This song tonight, I was dedicating that to my God because he really has moved mountains and He's parted seas to get to me."
Below is Michael's final emotional performance:
Below is the memorable moment of the season where Ketterer made Cowell cry:
What do you think about Ketterer's final performance and about his comment about God at the end? Let us know! We will continue to update as the winner for this season of America's Got Talent is revealed. In other recent news, Billy Graham's daughter just issued a surprise statement one month after her diagnosis.