09.24.2020

Stockton spoken-word artist Brandon Leake wins ‘American’s Got Talent’

Stockton spoken-word artist Brandon Leake wins ‘American’s Got Talent’ Photo Courtesy USA Today

Stockton native and spoken-word artist Brandon Leake won NBC’s talent competition “American’s Got Talent.”

Leake was named the season 15 champion on Wednesday. He won $1 million and will headline a Las Vegas show.

The poet beat out country singing duo Broken Roots, who took second place in the competition.

On Tuesday night, Leake performed a piece about his daughter -- the love he feels, his fears of being a father and his hope for her future.

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