Simon Cowell interrupted the boy’s performance and requested him to sing a capella. After the boy sang without accompaniment, Simon was visibly stunned.

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In a moment that could have been disastrous, a 12-year-old girl from Easley, South Carolina, transformed a disrupted audition on “America’s Got Talent” into a memorable experience for both the judges and the audience.

As Ansley started singing Aretha Franklin’s “Think,” judge Simon Cowell unexpectedly halted her performance, criticizing the background music as “awful, awful.”