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'America's Got Talent' Season 8 Winner Announced

September 19, 2013 (3:17 am) GMT
Iconna Pop and Luke Bryan perform on the Wednesday, September 18 finale where another non-singing act is crowned the champion.
'America's Got Talent' Season 8 Winner Announced

As the summer comes to an end, so does the competition on "" season 8. The top six had performed on Tuesday night, September 17 and they're awaiting the final results on Wednesday.

Audience got treated with a number of performances from the likes of , The Radio City Rockettes and before people found out the champion. had a duet with finalist Cami Bradley, teamed up with operatic trio Forte, and Kenichi Ebina danced to 's Latin rendition of "Can You Feel the Love Tonight".

After some other stage collaborations and a performance by , it was finally time to announce the results. Taking the sixth place is Cami, with Collins Key being the next who had to give up his hope to win the competition. Jimmy Rose and Forte were the third and fourth placers respectively, leaving Kenichi and Taylor Williamson in the running for the grand prize.

then made the big announcement that Kenichi defeated Taylor to take the first place. "It's amazing," the dancer/mime artist reacted to the big moment in his life. "It's crazy." He took home the $1 million cash prize and a contract to headline a Las Vegas show.

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