Ndlovu Youth Choir director: "The 'America's Got Talent' experience has been a rollercoaster ride for all of us"

Ndlovu Youth Choir (Photo: Getty)
Ndlovu Youth Choir (Photo: Getty)

Cape Town - The Ndlovu Youth Choir's infectious energy is taking the world by storm with their star turn on America's Got Talent. It was announced on Thursday that the singing group made it into the finals of the reality competition and the country rejoiced.

From their humble beginnings as an after-school activity, the choir has evolved into a truly outstanding professional ensemble.

In their semi-final performance at AGT, their rendition of Higher Love reminded the world that we are all connected by our spirit of humanity. Love is an unbreakable force that will always conquer hate. 

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"The America's Got Talent experience has been a rollercoaster ride for all of us," says Ralf Schmitt, musical director of the choir.

"The support on social media has been phenomenal, and we have had incredible messages from all around the world. Thank you to everyone who has helped share our story." "They have embodied the vision we stand for and are a beacon of hope for children around the world". 

Compiled by Alex Isaacs.

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