America’s Got Talent season 9 Judgement Week kicks off on Tuesday, July 22.
The episode, which will air from 9 p.m. EDT through 11 p.m., will feature celebrity judges Howie Mandel, Mel B, Heidi Klum and Howard Stern narrowing down the competition.
The boot camp continues on Wednesday at 8 p.m.
After this week, the quarterfinals begin on Tuesday, July 29.
Among the contestants left are comedian Joe Matarese, comedian Darik Santos, and magician Rogue, with the help of Mel B.
Singer Ray Jessel also went through, as well as singer Kelli Glover and singer Sal Gonzalez, a wounded veteran.
YouTube stars Emmanuel and Phillip Hudson, known as the Hudon Brothers, huge family band The Willis Clan, and musical act Beach Avenue. are also through.
Ropespinner Loop Rawlings also kept the judges’ attention and was sent through, as did Joe and his parrot Tika.
After the quarterfinals on July 29, there will be a thinning out of the contestants. The results will be shown on Wednesday, July 30.
The quarterfinals continue the next week, as well as the results the next day.
The semifinals are slated to start on Tuesday, August 20.
America’s Got Talent is so popular that it has already been renewed for a season 11.
The renewal of these three series is evidence that we continue to hit our stride in delivering quality entertainment to a broad viewership,” said Paul Telegdy, President, Alternative and Late Night Programming, NBC Entertainment, in a statement, referring to Talent as well as Last Comic Standing and America Ninja Warrior.
“All of the hard-working talented people on these shows – both behind and in front of the camera – should feel very proud of their achievements.”