'America's Got Talent' Fans Are Peeved Olivia Munn Gave Angel City Chorale (145 singers) the Golden Buzzer
The AGT guest judge chose yet another choir act.
The talent just keeps getting better and better as the competition continues to heat up on America's Got Talent. To keep contestants on their toes, AGT tapped actress Olivia Munn to join the panel this week as a special guest judge. As with any guest judge on the show, each is given one opportunity to use a golden buzzer on the act they think is deserving of going straight to the live shows. This episode, Olivia chose Angel City Chorale.
You might remember the harmonious group from the first round of competitions. The group, led by Sue Fink, created an auditory thunderstorm and shared a powerful take on Toto's classic "Africa" that left everyone stunned. They were put through to the next round, though no golden buzzer was given at the time.
But when the L.A.-based choir showed up for round 2 last night and sang the Civilization IV theme song "Baba Yetu," the 38-year-old actress just couldn't resist giving the group the special honor.
"Can you guys hear me okay? Are you sure?" the X-Men star jokingly asked, before adding "can you hear this?!" as she slammed the golden buzzer.
On Twitter, many people were ecstatic for the group, noting that the choir's performance left them feeling especially uplifted: