See Which Grammy Nominee Earned a Spot in The American Song Contest Finals

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The American Song Contest semifinals kicked disconnected with a bully night for the Evergreen State.

Washington's Allen Stone won the assemblage ballot and an automatic spot successful the Grand Final connected May 9. The singer, who performed "A Bit of Both," is simply a Grammy nominee for being featured connected the 2012 Macklemore and Ryan Lewis album The Heist.

Allen volition beryllium joined successful the finale by 4 different performers from the April 25 episode, based strictly connected instrumentality voting.

Highlights from the evening included Oklahoma K-pop creator AleXa who performed an energetic mentation of her opus "Wonderland," erstwhile The Voice winner Jordan Smith who represented Kentucky with his opus "Sparrow" and Wyoming's Ryan Charles who performed his state rap receptor worm "New Boot Goofin'."

In addition, 3 artists from past week earned spots in the second semifinal circular connected May 2. American Samoa's Tenelle, North Carolina's John Morgan and California's Sweet Taboo precocious aft the combined instrumentality and assemblage vote. They joined Michigan's Ada Leann, who won the automatic assemblage spot past week.

It was besides announced that New York's Enisa won the all-fan ballot to publication her ain spot successful the semifinals adjacent week.

The last ballot tallies meant that it was officially the extremity of the American Song Contest roadworthy for SisqóJewel and The Crystal Method.

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A fan-exclusive ballot volition nonstop 4 much artists to the finals. Fans astatine location tin formed their ballots for their favourite performances connected nbc.com/ascvote, the NBC App and connected TikTok. Voting closes on Tuesday morning. 

Check retired the 2nd batch of semifinalists and spot which 4 further artists marque the Grand Final when American Song Contest airs Wednesday astatine 8 p.m. ET connected NBC.

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