Grace VanderWaal

Grace VanderWaal
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Meet Grace VanderWaal! 

 Age: 12

Fun Fact: Grace’s “America’s Got Talent” audition earned her the show’s sought-after golden buzzer honor.

Why She’s Nominated: The pint-sized powerhouse singer captured the country’s hearts when she performed her original audition song “I Don’t Know My Name” on “America’s Got Talent,” prompting Simon Cowell to call her “the next Taylor Swift.” Since then, she’s been slaying the competition, building up a fan following and getting used to what it’s like for the whole world to know her name.

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