Leake is the first spoke word poet to win the televised talent competition in the show's history.
"America's Got Talent" 2020 has now aired its finale, when the NBC show revealed who out of the 10 finalists was this year's AGT winner.
Forty-four contestants will perform for America's votes during the live shows.
"America's Got Talent" was without its head judge as Simon Cowell recovers from surgery after breaking his back while riding an electric bike.
Find out who will move on to the live shows on the 15th season of "America's Got Talent."
Heidi Klum is still out, but Simon Cowell, Sofia Vergara and Howie Mandel are back at the judges panel to choose the last remaining contestants to move forward for "America's Got Talent's" 15th season.
"America's Got Talent" airs on Tuesday at 8 p.m. ET.
A few talented individuals are one step closer to winning the "America's Got Talent" $1 million prize.
Gospel trio Resound will belt out a cover of Jackie DeShannon's classic hit, "What the World Needs Now," Tuesday night.
NBC Universal recently wrapped its investigation on Gabrielle Union's complaint against the network and "America's Got Talent."
Williams wowed the audience with a performance of Elton John's "Don't Let the Sun Go Down On Me" and his heartbreaking story of being falsely imprisoned.
The singer was wrongfully imprisoned for years
"I realize there are a lot of Black women hurt and let down by what I said and also by what I didn't say," he tweeted.
The actress thanked her fans for their continued support after she was reportedly fired from America's Got Talent.'
A man was charged with domestic violence after punching his brother in the face after their family said they wouldn't support his America's Got Talent dream.
Judge Julianne Hough debuted a new single, the Detroit Youth Choir won hearts, and Kodi Lee won it all.
"I'm feeling very proud of myself."
"I may not be the best singer in the world, but I love to perform."
America's Got Talent kicked off its 14th season Tuesday night and one performance had the judges on their feet and in tears.