Magician Shin Lim, who has a connection to Singapore, has won the 13th season of America's Got Talent. He wins US$1 million (S$1.37 million) and a three-night residence stay in Las Vegas.
The 26-year-old Canadian-American was born in Canada and reportedly grew up in Singapore between the ages of two and 11. He dream of being a pianist until he was diagnosed with carpal tunnel syndrome and decided to pursue magic as a career. More about him here: https://www.straitstimes.com/lifestyle/entertainment/magician-shin-lim-winner-of-the-latest-season-of-americas-got-talent-grew-up
Check out his latest performance here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WWDg7IndmgI