Six of the dozen semifinalists who took the stage on Tuesday night, trying to wow the judges and the audience, were eliminated in America’s Got Talent.
The results came in on Wednesday night.
Mike Super, Sons of Serendip, Miguel Dakota, and Emily West have advanced into the Final 12, along with Mara Justine and David and Leeman.
The contestants thanked fans and the judges via Twitter.
“THANK YOU TO EVERY SINGLE PERSON THAT VOTED FOR ME!!!! And I mean EVERY SINGLE ONE!!!! Thank you! Thank you friends! So grateful!” said Super.
“AMERICA! I LOVE YOUUUUUU! THANKYOU IN ALL CAPS! YES! AN ALL CAP THANK YOUUUUUU!” said West.
Flight Crew Jump Rope, Bad Boys of Ballet, Andrey Moraru, Paul Leti, and Dan Naturman were eliminated.
David and Leeman, Aerial Animation, and Mara Justine were up for the Snapple Save, which means fans voted for which one to advance to the next round. Justine got the most votes and David and Leeman got the second most.
The second semifinals round is slated for September 2 and September 3, with the latter being the results show.
The contestants are: acrobatic group AcroArmy; Latin dance troupe Balia Conmigo; shadow dancing act Blue Journey; hand balancer Christian Stoinev; cellists Emil and Dariel; singer and guitarist Jaycob Curlee; singer and pianist Jonah Smith; singer Kelli Glover; magician Mat Franco; singer Quintavious Johnson; magician Smoothini; and comedian Wendy Liebman.
Following the semifinals, the Top 12 will compete starting on September 9.
The results show will be the next day–then the finals will be on September 16 and September 17.
The finals will feature guests Beyonce, Janelle Monae, Carley Rae Jepson, and The Willis Clan, among others.