Quintavious Johnson

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Quintavious Johnson
Born (2001-11-28) November 28, 2001 (age 17)
Franklin, Tennessee
GenresRhythm and blues
Occupation(s)Singer-songwriter
InstrumentsVocals
Years active2014–present

Quintavious Johnson is an American rhythm and blues singer from Franklin, Tennessee. He was a finalist on the ninth season of America's Got Talent placing fifth in the competition.[1][2]

America's Got Talent (2014)[edit]

Quintavious's audition consisted of singing Beyoncé's "Listen", which was good enough to send him to Judgment Week. His performance in Judgment Week consisted of singing "Who's Lovin' You" by The Jackson 5. His performance was strong enough for the judges to send him to the Quarterfinals. His Week 4 Quarterfinals performance consisted of singing "And I Am Telling You I'm Not Going" which received enough votes to be sent to the Semifinals.[3] His Week 2 Semifinals performance consisted of singing "I'd Rather Go Blind". He received enough votes to be sent to the Top 12 Finals.[4] His Top 12 Finals performance consisted of singing "I'm Goin' Down" He again received enough votes to be sent to the Final 6.[5] His actual Top 6 Finals performance consisted of singing "Let It Be". Quintavious was revealed to have finished in fifth place in the competition.[6]

Performances[edit]

Episode Theme Song choice Original artist Order Result
Top 48 Quarterfinals "And I Am Telling You I'm Not Going" Jennifer Hudson 8 Advanced
Top 24 Semifinals, Part 2 "I'd Rather Go Blind" Etta James 12 Advanced
Top 12 Top 12 "I'm Goin' Down" Mary J. Blige 7 Advanced
Finals Breakthrough Performance
Brand New Choice
"I'd Rather Go Blind"
"Let It Be"

Post-America's Got Talent[edit]

Johnson performed the United States national anthem in front of a national television audience before the Chicago Bears at Detroit Lions National Football League game on Thanksgiving.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Johnson, Melinda (September 17, 2014). "'America's Got Talent': It was magical night for million dollar winner". Syracuse.com. Retrieved September 18, 2014.
  2. ^ Paulson, Dave (September 18, 2014). "Emily West, Quintavious Johnson finish 'America's Got Talent'". The Tennessean. Retrieved September 18, 2014.
  3. ^ Kaur, Jaskiran (August 21, 2014). "'America's Got Talent' (AGT) Season 9 (2014) Quarterfinals Week 4 Results Recap, Spoilers: 5 Semifinalists Revealed". International Business Times. Retrieved September 18, 2014.
  4. ^ Kaur, Jaskiran (September 4, 2014). "'America's Got Talent' (AGT) Season 9 (2014) Semifinals Round 2 Elimination Recap, Spoilers: Top 12 Revealed". International Business Times. Retrieved September 18, 2014.
  5. ^ Kaur, Jaskiran (September 11, 2014). "'America's Got Talent' (AGT) Season 9 (2014) Top 12 Elimination Episode Recap, Spoilers: 6 Finalists Revealed". International Business Times. Retrieved September 18, 2014.
  6. ^ Weiss, Shari (September 17, 2014). "2014 America's Got Talent Winner Is…". Gossip Cop. Retrieved September 18, 2014.
  7. ^ "Detroit Lions and BCBSM present community focused approach to Thanksgiving halftime show". Detroit Lions. Retrieved November 27, 2014.