Jackie Evancho got oh so close to winning the fifth season of America’s Got Talent. Agonizingly close. The classical crossover artist finished runner-up to Michael Grimm, in a result many thought was flawed. Even Grimm was surprised to win.
On Monday night, Evancho returned to the America’s Got Talent stage for NBC’s Champions spin off, where she seized the moment with a piece of musical perfection.