Young Fil-Am wows judges on 'America's Got Talent'

Young Fil-Am wows judges on 'America's Got Talent'

"After I lost my hearing, I gave up", she said.

Harvey stepped on the stage in contact with her translator who stood next to the judges.

On Tuesday night, Harvey took the stage in front of judges Howie Mandel, Mel B., Heidi Klum, Simon Cowell, Tyra Banks and thousands of viewers.

But it wasn't merely her talent that sparked a standing ovation from the crowd and judges alike. Mandy Harvey lost her hearing ability and became completely deaf at the age of 18 due to a connective tissue disorder but that could not stop her from singing. She now performs without her shoes on so that she can feel the tempo and the beat of the music through the floor.

Incredibly, she was able to re-learn how to sing after becoming ill though muscle memory and using muscle memory. The reality for her is that this show is much more of a beginning for her than an ending, so she should just be concerned with getting as many hits as possible as opposed to just trying to win.

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Harvey even elicited the rare "golden buzzer", which Howell slammed down enthusiastically, and which will advance her to the live rounds.

With angelic lyrics and rhythmic singing voice, she received a standing ovation, lots of tears from the audience, judges, and her Dad in the back.

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Then, she pulled out her ukulele and blew everyone away with her song, "Try", which she wrote to inspire herself not to give up on music.

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