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Deaf singer amazes crowd, blows judges away on 'America's Got Talent'

Mandy Harvey performed so well that critical judge Simon Cowell said it was one of the best performances he ever heard.
Mandy Harvey performed so well that critical judge Simon Cowell said it was one of the best performances he ever heard.
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Mandy Harvey blew judges away on “America’s Got Talent” Tuesday night.

She lost her hearing 10 years ago, according to Today.com.

Harvey, who didn’t let her hearing loss affect her dream, performed so well that critical judge Simon Cowell said it was one of the best performances he ever heard.

"I’ve done this a long time,'' Cowell told Harvey. "That was one of the most amazing things I’ve ever seen and heard."

Watch her performance of her original song “Try” below.

Harvey expressed glee over her powerful performance and positive review.

Harvey lost her hearing when she was 18, according to Time. She “got sick and my nerves deteriorated,” she told the judges on Tuesday.

"Honestly, I never think I'm going to be surprised or amazed by people and then you turn up,” Cowell told Harvey. “Just the fact that you are you, and it was your voice, your tone, the song was beautiful. Congratulations, you are straight through to the live shows."