Fortunately for Jaxx, Mary fell on a heavy safety mat, not the hard stage. While she will likely be pretty sore, she stood up after a few terrifying seconds to show the crowd that she had not suffered any serious injuries.
After Tyce came down, he gave his wife a big kiss before they asked judges Simon Cowell, Mel B, Heidi Klum, Howie Mandel and guest Ken Jeong if they could attempt the blindfolded finish one more time. Despite their determination, Jeong talked them out of it.
“This is not ‘America’s Got Perfection,’ it’s ‘America’s Got Talent,’” he said. “Nobody can do this.
Cowell echoed his sentiments noting that the “AGT” stage sees many singers that aren’t pitch-perfect, but that doesn’t mean they’re not talented.
“You almost got hurt very badly and your first thought was ‘Let me do that again!’ only on America’s Got Talent does that happen,” Howie Mandel told Mary when he noticed her starting to cry.
Despite the potentially life-threatening flub, the couple’s performance prior to the big moment was enough for them to advance to the next round of the competition.