|Age (at audition)||12|
At the age of five, Lil Chris began to capture audiences and astound them with his singing and dancing. He has performed to sold out audiences at major league baseball games, with local professional theatre troupes and at many prestigious community events. Most recently, Lil Chris was invited to sing his soulful rendition of the National Anthem for the Florida Senate. Offstage, Lil Chris can be found winning basketball tournaments throughout Florida with his AAU Basketball team or playing video games with his friends. Lil Chris's motivation for joining America's Got Talent is to use his music to touch the hearts of America. 1
Lil Chris's audition in Episode 505 in Orlando, Florida consisted of singing "Uptight (Everything's Alright)." Piers Morgan, Sharon Osbourne, and Howie Mandel all voted "Yes," sending Chris to the Vegas Round.
Lil Chris was one of the Judges' Favorites in the Vegas Round. He was sorted into the "Kid Acts" category. His performance in Episode 511 consisted of singing "Stand by Me." His performance was strong enough for the judges to send him to the Quarterfinals along with CJ Dippa.
Lil Chris's Quarterfinals performance in Episode 515 consisted of singing and dancing to "Closer." He did not receive enough votes to finish in at least fifth place in America's Vote, eliminating him from the competition in Episode 516 along with The Strong Man, instead of Michael Grimm.