Edon Pinchot

  • Edon Pinchot’s summer camp concert

    We don’t know about you, but back when we went to Jewish sleepaway camp, the most exciting form of entertainment was a shoddy production of “Bye Bye Birdie.” Apparently things have changed — at least for the kids at Camp Mesorah, who on Sunday night were treated to a concert by Edon Pinchot, aka the… More ▸

  • Edon Pinchot’s ‘America’s Got Talent’ highlights

    Farewell, Jewish Justin Bieber!
    Edon Pinchot, the kid, the smooth voice, and the yarmulke, was eliminated from “America’s Got Talent” last night at the semifinals stage.
    It was quite the run for the 14-year-old Sabbath observant heartthrob from Skokie, Ill. During his final act, judge Howie Mandel told him that he is “the best singer of the competition.” In fact, Mandel commented on Edon’s Judaism several times, including his repeated insistence that “Jew are terrific!”
    So now Edon returns to the Ida Crown Jewish Academy in Chicago as a minor celebrity with a bright future, and we have these videos:
    1. Auditions: “Good Life” by One Republic

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  • Watch ‘Jewish Justin Bieber’ Edon Pinchot rocking ‘America’s Got Talent’ again

    Jewish Bieber has done it again. 14-year-old Edon Pinchot wowed “America’s Got Talent” audience members and the judges last night with his rendition of David Guetta’s “Titanium” during the quarterfinals stage of the show in Las Vegas. Three weeks ago, Pinchot’s rendition of “Good Life” by One Republic also received high compliments. The judges lauded… More ▸

  • ‘Jewish Justin Bieber’ takes ‘America’s Got Talent’

    Edon Pinchot is the “Jewish Justin Bieber,” and we aren’t even cool enough to make this nickname up (NCSY did). Last night’s episode of “America’s Got Talent” featured Edon Punchot, a 13-year-old kippah-wearing orthodox kid, who rocked the stage with an awesome rendition of One Republic’s “Good Life.” It earned him a ticket to AGT’s next… More ▸