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Before She Won AGT, Darci Wowed With This Yodeling “Cowboy Sweetheart” Performance.

Darci Lynne captured hearts the world over when she made her debut back in May with an incredible ventriloquist act on America’s Got Talent. Then she went on to capture the crown of Season 12 with a big assist from not one, but two puppets.

That’s definitely not the last we’ll see of this talented young lady, a 12-year-old from Oklahoma who only took up the act of ventriloquism two years ago. Two years!


Yes, it was just two years ago that she met Laryssa Bonacquisti, the reigning Miss Louisiana. They just happened to run into each other while Darci was competing in the International Cinderella Scholarship Pageant, a youth development program that her parents hoped would help her to overcome her shyness. (And yes, she did win that year’s Mini Miss title — the first of many titles she’s sure to win in the coming years.)


Laryssa encouraged her to take up ventriloquism, which obviously was an especially good match.

During the talent portion of the 2018 Miss America pageant, the 22-year-old beauty performed an incredible ventriloquist act with her own two puppets, all three of them yodeling their hearts out to the 1935 country-western classic, “I Wanna Be a Cowboy’s Sweetheart.â€


Just a few months earlier, Darci performed the same Patsy Montana original on Little Big Shots UK. Suffice it to say, everyone was floored at all that talent packed into such a small girl.


Check out Darci’s stunning performance below, and share to spread amazement!

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