"Every man and woman on this stage represents me and where I came from. I remember sitting at my window in Flint, Michigan, dreaming about wanting to make it and wanting to be here — and they are here," Crews said.Comment on this story
The choir’s director, Anthony White, said the choir is full of inner-city children looking for a way to express themselves through music.
The choir performed a cover of “Can’t Hold Us” by Macklemore & Ryan Lewis and received a standing ovation. They won the golden buzzer for their performance, sending them to the next round.
"It starts with the people, and you guys came together and created something that was traditional choir and you … made it fresh,” said judge Julianne Hough.
Watch the performance below.