Kevin Skinner Wins 'America's Got Talent' (Watch Videos)
Kevin Skinner first wowed the America's Got Talent crowd with his solid country singing voice - and it was enough to win the show's grand prize last night.
A simple act of himself and his guitar was enough to carry him through the entire competition, before overtaking opera Barbara Padilla with the final vote and winning $1 million and a headline show in Las Vegas.
Kevin Skinner is a singer/songwriter born and raised in Kentucky, where country is a way of life. He picked up the guitar at 12 and has never put it down. Kevin quickly realized that conveying his feelings through his songs was a very special gift. Music is a powerful potion that Kevin loves to share. He said that winning America's Got Talent would be a great gift, but just being a part of the show is something that he will never forget.
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Kevin Skinner's Finale Interview:
Kevin Skinner's original performance on America's Got Talent:
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Kevin Skinner with Piers Morgan, Sharon Osbourne & David Hasselhoff
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