"America's Got Talent" is going out with a celebrity bang!
The season 9 finale of the hit NBC talent competition will feature an impressive guest line-up, coupling several big name celebrities with the show's finalists for their last performances before the winner is announced. Cyndi Lauper and rocker Travis Barker are the latest additions to the star-studded roster, joining previously announced acts Lenny Kravitz, Jennifer Hudson, Pitbull, Ed Sheeran and Train.
Lauper, 61, will team up with finalist Emily West for a performance of her song "True Colors," and Kravitz, 50, will sing his hit "American Woman" with finalist Miguel Dakota, a network rep has confirmed.Hudson will team up with 12-year-old singing phenom Quintavious Johnson, while Train will join the Sons of Serendip quartet. And Barker, who rose to fame as the drummer for rock band Blink 182, will team up with the daring AcroArmy group.The celebrity performer joining the last finalist, magician Mat Franco, has not yet been announced. Sheeran, 23, and Pitbull, 33, will each perform solo during the two-hour special Tuesday, as the six finalists take their last stand before judges Howard Stern, Heidi Klum, Mel B and Howie Mandel.
The next winner of "America's Got Talent" will take home the $1 million cash prize, in addition to headlining "America's Got Talent Live" at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas at the end of the month.
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