‘America’s Got Talent’ winner Neal E. Boyd dies at 42

Neal E. Boyd, an opera singer who won NBC’s reality competition series “America’s Got Talent” in 2008, died Sunday (June 10) aged 42.

County Coroner Scott Amick said Boyd died around 6 p.m. at his mother’s house in Sikeston, MO from a heart failure, kidney failure and liver problems.

Boyd won Season 3 of “America’s Got Talent,” and its $1 million prize in 2008, earning the favor of judges David Hasselhoff, Piers Morgan and Sharon Osbourne with performances of “Somewhere” from “West Side Story” and “Nessun Dorma.”

We are very saddened to hear that one of our ‘AGT’ family members, Neal E. Boyd, has passed away,” NBC said in a statement via “America’s Got Talent” social channels. “Our hearts are with Neal’s loved ones during this difficult time.”

in: EntertainmentNews
June 12, 2018
di Fabiana