In his careers as a music talent scout and a reality TV judge, Simon Cowell has evaluated all kinds of performers, good and bad, amazing and awful. And, over the course of the three-plus decades that he’s been doing that kind of work, he’s learned quite a bit about what works and what doesn’t. So, if you’re trying to get yourself noticed — whether it it’s for a reality show like America’s Got Talent or anything else — Cowell says you can’t just rely on the talent you bring to the table … there’s got to be something more. (Click on the media bar below to hear Simon Cowell)
America’s Got Talent airs Tuesdays at 8/7c on NBC, and episodes start streaming the following day on Peacock.