South Africans are now waiting to hear whether or not the Ndlovu Youth Choir will win the America's Got Talent competition.
The youth from the village of Moutse in Limpopo are the first African group to advance to the finals of the talent show.
Eyewitness News reporter Thando Kubhkea spent some time in their home village to capture their story and some of the excitement around the group's achievement.
I spent the day at the Nlovu Youth Centre which was a hive of activity...— Thando Kubheka, Reporter - Eyewitness News
Their work has even attracted local business people who have come to donate to this non-profit organisation.— Thando Kubheka, Reporter - Eyewitness News
WATCH: A healing programme for Moutse: How the Ndlovu choir began
The parents and caregivers are beaming with pride. Unfortunately, most of them do not have the luxury of watching their children or loved ones on DStv, the area is very impoverished... but they are very excited and cannot wait for tonight.— Thando Kubheka, Reporter - Eyewitness News
They said win or lose, they are very proud of how far these youngsters have come.— Thando Kubheka, Reporter - Eyewitness News
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