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- Gabriel is from Brazil.
- Gabriel is one of the Golden Buzzer acts.
- Gabriel’s AGT audition went viral.
Gabriel Henrique has one of the best voices in America’s Got Talent history. The 27-year-old Brazilian singer took season 18 by storm with an unforgettable audition that went viral and has been watched by over 7 million people on YouTube.
Gabriel earned the coveted Golden Buzzer, which made him an instant season 18 frontrunner. He’ll be performing in the final round of qualifiers before America’s vote reveals the final two acts that have made it to the finale. So, who is Gabriel Henrique? Get to know this singing sensation on the rise.
Gabriel Earned Sofia Vergara’s Golden Buzzer.
Gabriel performed Whitney Houston’s “Run To You” for his America’s Got Talent audition. He floored the judges and the audience with his incredible high notes. Heidi Klum said that Gabriel sounded like if Whitney and Mariah Carey “had a baby.” Sofia Vergara was so impressed by Gabriel’s “perfect” performance that she gave him her Golden Buzzer, which sent him straight to the live shows.
Gabriel Is From Brazil.
Gabriel hails from the country of Brazil and admitted to the judges that he doesn’t speak much English. He had a translator with him on stage during his audition. Gabriel’s audition marked his first time in the United States.
Gabriel Already Has a Big Social Media Following.
The singer has over 700,000 followers on TikTok. His videos have amassed over 7.2 million likes. On Instagram, Gabriel has over 673,000 followers.
Gabriel Henrique with his translator after receiving the Golden Buzzer. (NBC)
Gabriel Has Released an Album.
Gabriel released his self-titled debut album in 2022. He released his first single, “Eu Me Rendo a Ti,” in 2019. His latest single is “Se o Amanhã” with Shirley Carvalhaes.
Gabriel Has an Active YouTube Channel.
Gabriel has over 500,000 subscribers on his YouTube channel titled @GabrielHenriqueMusic. He frequently posts covers of songs. His cover of Whitney’s “I Have Nothing” has over 4 million views. He recently shared his performance with The Pentecostals in Katy, Texas.