Grande, 21, is one of the breakout artists of the summer.
She’s a diminutive five-feet tall, but packs power vocals and a soprano’s range. She can also dance.
Her debut on the show at Radio City Music Hall in New York City included a full complement of backup dancers.
Grande seemed grateful for the exposure: “Thanks for having me AGT! sweetest audience ever. love u & thank u,” she tweeted afterward.
Grande also made a grand entrance at the MTV Video Music Awards: She sang “Break Free,” and “Bang Bang.” Both songs are off her new sophomore album, My Everything.
Her debut studio album, Yours Truly, released last year, hit No. 1 on the Billboard’s album chart, a feat last equaled by Kesha’s debut Animal.
Check out her performance below and let us know your thoughts. Is she the next superstar or just another homogenized pop singer?
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