From the streets to the stage! Contortionist dancer Turf overcomes homelessness to become early America's Got Talent favourite
America's Got Talent producers will be clapping their hands with glee - not only have they earned themselves an early favourite, but he has a sob story to go with it for extra oomph.
The incredible dancing contortionist, known as Turf, wowed the judges as he flipped his limbs this way and that, creating a series of utterly bizarre shapes with his body.
The young hopeful, who said he has been homeless for two years also had a shock of red dye in his hair - not that he needed any extra pizazz considering his eye-popping moves.
Doesn't that hurt? Contortionist star Turf could be a rags to riches story after spending two years homeless
The wow factor: Turf twists his body into a series of bizarre shapes - all with a smile
The 21-year-old and his inspiring story, together with his contortion, had fans gossiping on Twitter.
On online user wrote: '#Turf on #AGT was great had me crying,' while another said: 'This Kid Turf was pretty incredible he was Moon-Walking on his tip-toes Slow-mo #AGT.'
Overcome with emotion: Turf was clearly overwhelmed with the support
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