The persnickety panelist appeared to diss singer Kechi Okwuchi’s stirring rendition of “You Are The Purpose” on “America’s Obtained Expertise: The Champions” Monday.
“I’m gonna be sincere with you,” Cowell stated. “I didn’t actually prefer it that a lot.”
Jeers ensued ― and rightfully so. Kechi returned to the “AGT” stage a extra assured performer after making the finals in 2017. She impressed along with her vocals and the percentages she had overcome simply to be there. The singer survived a aircraft crash that killed 107 fellow passengers and endured greater than 100 surgical procedures to deal with her burns and different accidents.
On Monday’s present, Kechi’s efficiency introduced the home down.
What was Cowell considering? Properly, it seems he was simply messing with Kechi and everybody else.
“I really beloved it,” Cowell stated after a pause.
Then he pushed the Golden Buzzer to vault her into the finals.
Watch the efficiency above.