The Detroit choir is a Community-based choir we have a lot of inner-city kids Some of them have bad home situations or they can be in the streets. There’s violence we give them something positive To come and be a part of it. Mr. Wieck knows things that detroit children go through so he’s able to help us feel safe and Fix those things through music or a dance We can take that a little bit of talent and pour some water on it and grow it be proud of which you represent. Okay? Let me tell you mr. White people like you are the reason I am where I am right now And let me tell you all it takes is one person to believe that you can do it and you have that and that’s more than so many people have on this earth our Mission is to show the young people from Detroit can be somebody That is an entrance Welcome thank you to tell us who you are please? We are the Detroit Youth Choir. And you are obviously the choir director? Yes, I’m the choir director Anthony White. Anthony White nice to meet you. Tell me how this choir came up. What was the idea behind it please? Well I’ve been the director of this wonderful youth group for a little over 21 years And we’re here to let the world know that we have some wonderful young people in the city of Detroit. And yes They all have great grades and they’re all talented. Wow, is he strict? Yeah But your all friends? Yeah Okay. So what would you love or dream of happening? If you do well on this show? A million dollars, you know I actually love choirs, so and we’d never had a choir win this show. But this can be the first. Okay. Well, good luck This was your moment The dancing and the singing and the rapping it’s so much more than you expect from any other choir. I love you. I love you all you You know it starts with the people. Yes, and the people you guys came together and created Something that was traditional like a choir and you took it and went so fresh. It was so fun the choreography I was up on my feet Gabrielle? First let me ask the little the little one who’s hiding in the back. Can she step forward? How do you feel? Good. Do you feel like you did a great job? Thank you. Yeah. Let me thank you because what we all just witnessed here tonight was nothing short of absolute brilliance This was not expected If you can keep doing this where every performance is the last thing you would expect to choir to do you could win this Let’s start with how way yes, mm. Oh, you know, wait, wait, wait, wait, wait, wait wait wait I’m so sorry to interrupt you Howie. I have to tell you Every young man and woman on this stage represents me and where I came from I remember sitting on my window in Flint, Michigan dreaming. I wanted to make it, I wanted to be here and They’re here They did so well That I have to do this. All it takes is one person to Believe in a young man or woman for them to reach their dreams and you are that man, sir.