What Happened to Chrisyius Whitehead in AGT 2024?

Best known for the exceptional drumming talent at just five years old.

Age (at audition)5 Years
Home TownTallahassee, Florida
Position ReachedSelected to Next Round

Chrisyius Whitehead is a 5-year-old drummer who amazed everyone on America’s Got Talent Season 19. His extraordinary talent and adorable personality left the judges and audience impressed, earning him four Yes votes to get selected to the next round.


Chrisyius Whitehead comes from Tallahassee, Florida. He was introduced to the drums at just one year old. He was raised in a church environment by his pastor father Chris Whitehead. Little Chrisyius has been performing at church events and local gigs.

His talent became widely recognized after a viral TikTok video posted in April 2023 by his family showing him drumming with remarkable skill for such a little age.

Chrisyius Whitehead Biography 

Chrisyius Whitehead is a 5-year-old drumming talent from Florida. He was born in January 2019. Chrisyius started playing the drums at the age of one.

Real Name Chrisyius Whitehead
Age5 Years
BirthdayJanuary 2019
BirthplaceTallahassee, Florida
EthnicityAfrican American

Family & Relationships

Chrisyius is part of a loving family with his father Chris, mother Dawandrea, and three siblings: Ki’Marie, CJ, and Christian. The Whitehead family is very supportive for each other.

They often shares Chrisyius’ drumming videos on their TikTok account, where he has gained a lot of followings from all over the world.

What happened in America’s Got Talent?


Chrisyius Whitehead amazed the AGT judges and audience with his debut performance, drumming to Stevie Wonder’s “Faith” featuring Ariana Grande. Despite being too small to sit at the adult-sized drum set, he stood and played with a lot of confidence and skill.

Judges Simon Cowell, Sofia Vergara, Howie Mandel, and Heidi Klum were all impressed by his performance. Simon called it “brilliant,” while Heidi praised his daily practice. Then Howie noted that Chrisyius was better than most adults at drumming.

“Your showmanship was unbelievable,” “You’re doing something, most importantly, I can tell you love. Being a great drummer means you are the coolest person on the planet right now.”

Simon Cowell,

Everyone talked about how amazing his skills as well the confidence to have such a personality up there at the stage.

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Chrisyius Whitehead’s journey on America’s Got Talent shows his incredible talent and amazing personality. This young drummer’s future looks so bright as he continues to win hearts of the people all around the world after AGT.

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