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This 12-Year-Old 'America's Got Talent' Contestant Just Made Ukuleles Cool Again

She's being called the 'Next Taylor Swift'.

This 12-Year-Old 'America's Got Talent' Contestant Just Made Ukuleles Cool Again
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It looks like Grace Vanderwaal has a bright future in music ahead.

The 12-year-old singer stepped onto the America's Got Talent stage with her ukelele where she wowed the judges with an original song called "I Don't Know My Name." Her vibe, a mix between Taylor Swift and Colbie Caillat, was enough to earn her a standing ovation from the judges and the golden buzzer. For all you America's Got Talent newbies that means Vanderwaal gets sent directly to the live show. 

"Grace, you know what I predict for you?" Cowell said. "I think you are the next Taylor Swift. Wow. Bold statements. 

Check out her performance below. 

You go, girl. 

This 12-Year-Old 'America's Got Talent' Contestant Just Made Ukuleles Cool Again
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