Grace Avery VanderWaal (born January 15, 2004) is an American singer-songwriter from Suffern, New York. In September 2016, at age 12, she won the eleventh season of the NBC TV competition show America's Got Talent (AGT). She soon signed a record deal with Columbia Records and released her first EP, Perfectly Imperfect, in December 2016. VanderWaal also creates videos of her original songs and covers for YouTube and continues to perform. She won the 2017 Radio Disney Music Award for Best New Artist and is working on a full-length album to be released later in 2017.