The first time 12-year-old Grace VanderWaal auditioned for “America’s Got Talent”, judge Simon Cowell predicted she young singer would be “the next Taylor Swift.”
Now that the ukulele-playing singer has won this season’s competition, in addition to the million-dollar prize VanderWaal has also received a special gift from T-Swift herself, who sent the “AGT” winner a bouquet of flowers to congratulate her on her victory.
VanderWaal posted a video on Twitter of her reaction to receiving the gift, writing: “Words can not explain how honoured I am for this. Thank. You. SOOOOOOO MUCH!!!”
Swift wasn’t the only celeb to offer congratulations to the 12-year-old phenom, who also received Twitter accolades from Katy Perry, Henry Winkler, Ellen DeGeneres, Jason Mraz and Reese Witherspoon: