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Asher Angel, Peyton Elizabeth Lee, Joshua Rush & Sofia Wylie Honored With Social Awareness Award at Looking Ahead Awards 2018

Asher Angel, Peyton Elizabeth Lee, Joshua Rush & Sofia Wylie Honored With Social Awareness Award at Looking Ahead Awards 2018

Asher Angel, Peyton Elizabeth Lee, Joshua Rush, and Sofia Wylie strike a fun pose on the red carpet at the Actor’s Fund 2018 Looking Ahead Awards held at Taglyan Cultural Complex on Saturday night (October 28) in Hollywood.

The four stars of Andi Mack were joined by Raven’s Home stars Sky Katz, Raven Symone, and Navia Robinson, plus Ashley Argota, Garrett Clayton, singer Makayla Phillips, and honoree Monique Coleman.

The Looking Ahead Awards honors leaders in the current and former young performer community who inspire the world by living the program’s core values of growth, education, leadership and community service.

Andi Mack was awarded with The Elizabeth Taylor Award for Social Awareness from Elizabeth Taylor’s great-granddaughter Vivian McMurray and grandson Tarquin Wilding; while Raven-Symoné was presented with The Looking Ahead Award for Education from Debbie Allen.

Meanwhile, Monique received The Looking Ahead Award for Community Service from her HSM director Kenny Ortega.

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Makayla Phillips Looks On The Bright Side After Not Making It To 'AGT' Finals

Makayla Phillips Looks On The Bright Side After Not Making It To 'AGT' Finals

Unfortunately, we won’t be seeing Makayla Phillips in the finals on America’s Got Talent this season.

After getting the Golden Buzzer from judge Heidi Klum, the 16-year-old singer didn’t make it to the finals during last night’s results show.

However, Makayla is looking on the bright side of things.

“Thank you @AGT for this amazing platform! I have loved every single minute of this journey and have made some incredible new friends!” she wrote on Twitter the day after.

Makayla added, “Thank you @heidiklum for giving me this opportuniy! #onlythebeginning.”

We can’t wait to see what Makayla will do next!

Makayla Phillips & Amanda Mena Blow Us Away With Powerful Performances on 'AGT' Semi-Finals - Watch!

Makayla Phillips & Amanda Mena Blow Us Away With Powerful Performances on 'AGT' Semi-Finals - Watch!

We were absolutely floored with Makayla Phillips and Amanda Mena‘s performances on America’s Got Talent last night!

The two young singers hit the stage with Jessie J‘s “Who U Are” (Makayla) and Pharrell Williams‘ “Happy” (Amanda).

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Makayla Phillips

Remember, you can still vote until this afternoon for Makayla and Amanda to make it to the finals three ways:

Download and use the official America’s Got Talent app, available via Google Play and the Apple Store; you can also vote online and by phone.

Check out their performances below and go VOTE!

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Makayla Phillips Is On 'Cloud 13' After Performing at AGT's Quarterfinals - Watch The Video!

Makayla Phillips Is On 'Cloud 13' After Performing at AGT's Quarterfinals - Watch The Video!

Makayla Phillips sparkles in a purple top while posing backstage at America’s Got Talent Quarterfinals week two in Los Angeles on Tuesday night (August 21).

The 15-year-old powerhouse singer performed a stunning version of Julia Michaels‘ “Issues” for the show and it was soooooooooo good!

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“I can’t believe it…I got to perform on the Dolby Theater stage!!!!! Guys…Dreams really do come true!!!!” Makayla tweeted after the show.

She added later on with a pic of her and Heidi Klum, who gave her the golden buzzer during her audition, “I’m on cloud nine….no wait….cloud 13!!! This experience is beyond words!”

Watch her performance below and if you haven’t, go VOTE for Makayla to make it to the semi-finals!

READ MORE:
‘America’s Got Talent’ Singer Makayla Phillips, 15, Gets Golden Buzzer – Watch Now!
AGT Singer Makayla Phillips Can Sing Any Song Just Like Kermit The Frog (Exclusive)

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AGT Singer Makayla Phillips Can Sing Any Song Just Like Kermit The Frog (Exclusive)

AGT Singer Makayla Phillips Can Sing Any Song Just Like Kermit The Frog (Exclusive)

Like us, you were probably blown away by singer Makayla Phillips on America’s Got Talent this week.

The 16-year-old singer’s performance of “Warrior” earned her the golden buzzer from judge Heidi Klum and was 100% deserved!

After her amazing performance, JJJ had to know more about the powerhouse performer – and we did!

Makayla shared 10 Fun Facts about herself with us, and we think you’ll love her even more.

Check them out below:

  • I hate spaghetti and Mac and Cheese, but my mom always makes them.
  • My favorite pastime is binge watching shows on Netflix and playing Super Mario on NES and Rockband with my family.
  • My favorite movies are The Phantom of the Opera, Ratatouille and Disney’s Hercules.
  • I’m a big classic movie fan! My favorites so far are Breakfast at Tiffany’s and Gentlemen Prefer Blondes.
  • I am obsessed with Lucille Ball.
  • Anything scary, count me in! I LOVE horror movies and all things scary!
  • Words that make me extremely uncomfortable, and send shivers down my spine are knob and jog. I don’t know why, but it literally gives me the shivers!
  • My cat is exceptionally weird. Like everything about him is odd.
  • I can sing pretty much any song with my impression of Kermit the Frog or Shakira, and I am working on my Ariana Grande impression!
  • I snort when I laugh :-(

If you missed Makayla‘s audition, you’ll be able to see it again tonight on NBC. Check out one of her latest videos below!

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