Luke Islam makes Bangladesh proud at USA's America's Got Talent!
From the first Bangladeshi female commentator to trending #1 video on Youtube, we Bangladeshis managed to do it all. Yes, that is right. On Last night’s America’s Got Talent 12-year-old Luke Islam, who is half Bangladeshi by birth, got to perform in AGT Season 14. It ranked #1 on YouTube’s trending list.
Who is Luke Islam?
Luke Islam is a 12-year-old American born Bangladeshi. Last night on Season 14 of America’s Got Talent he got to sing his heart out. Luke Islam, in turn, is a huge fan of the Broadway. He also dreams of becoming a Broadway singer himself. His parents informed that singing is something he has been doing since he learned how to talk and had been watching Broadway shows since he was only 6.
Now apparently his brilliant singing brought Judge Julianne Hough to tears and got him the Golden Buzzer. He performed “She used to be mine” from “The waitress”. Yikes!
The golden buzzer is a big deal
The Golden buzzer is a really big deal in AGT. Each judge gets to press it once during the season. Once pressed for, the act that got this will go straight up to the Live shows. Julianne Hough awarded her golden buzzer to the young yet big dreamer Luke Islam.
“I just have to say I’m extremely flattered that you would even look up to my brother and I with a voice like that, with an energy like that, because you have such talent and grace. You have something so special. You have an essence inside of you that has given you a gift.”Said Julienne.
“I believe that not only are you going to become a star and get your dream to come true, but I don’t think you need to wait that much longer,”She went on as she pressed the buzzer.
BUT! But that is not the end of it. The highlights of this episode were uploaded in Youtube by the AGT official channel. This ended up becoming the #1 on the trending list of Youtube.