Britain’s Got Talent viewers flooded social media with comments about the show’s “real winner” when the 2022 champion was crowned. After a week of semi-finals it was time for the grand final of the ITV talent show Sunday night (June 5) with Ant McPartlin and Declan Donnelly returning as hosts.
Several acts were staged during the two-hour show to impress the judges – Amanda Holden, Simon Cowell, Alesha Dixon, and David Walliams and viewers with her latest bid to be won by BGT 2022, as well as bagging £ 250,000 in it. prize money and get a coveted slot at the Royal Variety Show later this year.
Among the finalists were rapper and pianist duo Flintz and T4ylor, who performed a touching original song about their journey to connect on social media and reach the finale of the talent show. Rapper Flintz, 22, received words of support from the judges after he got emotional and lost his lyrics for a moment.
Singer Loren Allred also fought for the crown with a powerful rendition of an original song she wrote after her audition, titled Last Thing I’ll Ever Need, as well as comedian Eva Abley, 14, who has cerebral palsy, laughed at the crowd. with her standing routine, Amber and The Dancing Collies make a strong comeback after they were chosen by the judges to return as the “joker act” and 5 Star Boys also delivered an emotional contemporary dance routine to Heroes by David Bowie.
Meanwhile, seven-year-old Aneeshwar Kunchala, of Warrington, continued her passionate message to protect the environment with another inspirational poem, 40-year-old Ben Nickless, amused by his strange imitations of famous faces that included mocking fun at hosts Ant and Dec and theirs. many performing gigs and busker Maxwell Thorpe, 32, gave a powerful rendition of the classic operatic song Caruso, of which Walliams said he was “hypnotized”.
But it was comedian Axel Blake who said “words can’t even explain” his emotions after being crowned Britain’s Got Talent 2022 winner. Cowell, won the title when bellyman Jamie Leahey and his puppet Chuck the Chicken came in second, while singer Tom Ball took third place.
His victory caused a split between BGT viewers after it appeared after his immediate audition that he was already a “professional,” that he had his own show on Amazon Prime Video. While many are saying their word, others have used social media to call the series the “real winner”.
@ Maryam54975493 tweeted: “#BGTFinal #Tomball #bgt the best personality and express the real winner.” @ cydneyx0x said: “Re tweet to show some love to Tom Ball, the real winner of #BGTFinal #bgt # bgt2022.” @ Schofss__7 echoed: “The real winner. I won’t have it any other way. No thanks, Axel. #BGT,” next to a photo of the teacher and singer.
Others also claimed that Jamie and Chuck, who came runners-up, should have bagged the top prize. @itsallgonemad said: “@ JamieLeahey01 – good on you & #Chuck you both did a great job tonight and were real #BGT winners in my opinion, world class action! I hope we see a lot more of you both in the future! !! ” @dizzyellena added: “Who thinks we should have a #JamieIsOurWinner trend for @ JamieLeahey01 because he’s the real winner in my eyes? #bgt.”
Both the newest BGT winner and other finalists have fans demanding change. @ StormyT06260730 tweeted: “#BGT CAN the rules be changed and the contestants checked BEFORE they audition and SOME with a record deal, or signed to Amazon (as Axel) or NOT allowed to audition.” @ lNSIDENO9 said: “Can we ban professional, famous singers from the show? #bgt.”
@julianhiliare commented “I’m sorry for unprofessional actions that were good enough for half a place, didn’t get one and now might give up” @ ScottParkes16 wrote: “Well done Axle, very funny guy and great set. At least we know. what to expect next year. Signed professionals and experienced professionals, @BGT has lost its soul and it’s on its way. “
@MUFCWWEEXRAF added: “The worst BGT final / series. Something needs to change fast, new judges, new rules, the whole thing needs a fresh change. @AshleyBanjo made a difference last time tbh, this year they were just bleh. to #BGT. “