An Indiana man beats Journey on America’s Got Talent

America’s Got Talent debuted its final season on Tuesday night on NBC. If you needed a mop to wipe those tears, the 23-year-old school custodian from Terre Haute, Indiana, might have some tips after claiming a golden buzzer.

Richard Goodall’s nerves were clearly visible; he even noted that he had “goosebumps” as he was about to take the stage.

Surprising faces from fans as the 55-year-old’s music began and Journey’s “Don’t Stop Believin'” hit the airwaves.

The cheers turned to tears after the judges gave their thoughts on Goodall’s performance, culminating in Heidi Klum pressing the golden buzzer.

2024 Indiana Concerts: 60+ free live summer concerts around Central Indiana in 2024

Here’s what you need to know:

2024 America’s Got Talent Golden Buzzer: Richard Goodall of Terre Haute, Indiana, sings Journey, ‘Don’t Stop Believin”

When is America’s Got Talent 2024? How to watch

The new season of America’s Got Talent premiered on May 28 and airs Tuesdays at 8 PM ET on NBC.

How to stream America’s Got Talent

America’s Got Talent will stream the next day on Peacock.

What season is America’s Got Talent 2024?

This is the 19th season of America’s Got Talent.

Who are the judges of America’s Got Talent 2024?

There are four judges on America’s Got Talent:

How many America’s Got Talent gold buzzers will there be in 2024?

According to NBC, there will be nine golden buzzers in 2024. Each jury can award two Golden Buzzers, instead of just one as in previous seasons. Host Terry Crews will still throw out one golden buzzer.

Chris Sims is a digital content producer at Midwest Connect Gannett. Follow him on Twitter: @ChrisFSims.

Back To Top