Last updated on December 21st, 2019 at 10:31 pm
Magicians are still one of the most popular entertainment choices for a wide array of events -- and with good reason.
When done right, a magic act is not only incredibly entertaining, but it is also inspiring and makes audiences believe that anything is possible.
Magic is one of the oldest performing arts in the world. However, it has sure come a long way these days thanks to young entertainers like Collins Key.
He is one of the youngest and most promising magicians in the industry right now -- always pushing the boundaries of magic to elevate this old art form and breathe new life into it.
Collins Key Magician is a sensational YouTuber with over 15 million subscribers. Critics have labeled him “the pop star of magic,” and he is been going strong since his first interview. He is gone touring with pop sensation Demi Lovato and had multiple guest spots on talk shows, as well as helping out with the teen choice awards in August of 2014. Believe it or not, he did all of this at seventeen years old and still attending high school! A self-taught magician who has a passion for modernizing our view of magic, he impressed the judges on America’s Got Talent without breaking a sweat. In the end, he even made it to the America’s Got Talent finals. His tricks are unpredictable, wildly entertaining, and entirely original. No matter how up-close you get, however, no one will ever catch onto his secrets! Collins Key performs on a personal level, connecting with everyone individuality to garner their interest. The best part is that he can do it all- from predicting the future to repairing broken objects!
A Few Things You Should Know about His Career so far
Collins has always loved to perform. He made his first steps in the entertainment industry when he was only twelve years old. Then, he turned a regular birthday party into a memorable experience for everyone involved using his abilities and passion.
His big break came at sixteen when he auditioned for America’s Got Talent, season 8. He made it all the way to the final and finished the competition in 5th place.
He is the first magician ever to finish as a finalist on the show.
Here are some other notable achievements which are worth mentioning:
- He performed in 36 different cities as part of his first national tour, “Magic’s First Pop Star.”
- He was one of the presenters at the 2014 Teen Choice Awards.
- Collins was also featured on TEDx where he got a chance to showcase his abilities as a public speaker as well.
- Major corporations, such as Johnson & Johnson, Kellogg’s and more, booked him for their events.
Collins Key Magician and Americas Got Talent Finalist
Magician Collins Key has been able to predict the future just by getting on Twitter and engaging in social media. Who knows how he does it? From what we can gather, he gets premonitions about the future in his sleep after reading simple posts from the internet.
Watch as he puts a (very expensive) watch back together after completely destroying it. He can even predict the exact time that will show up on the watch after its repair.
Collins Key Magician uses his favorite method of magic- close-up magic- to make his exit out of the America’s Got Talent performance. In this one, he melds two playing cards together for a spectacular show. His close-up magic sends the judges for a loop yet again as it happens right under their noses, yet there seems to be no trick whatsoever!
Collins Key Is a Social Media Whiz
There’s no denying that social media is huge these days. Everyone with a camera and a dream has the potential to broadcast their talent to the world and make a name for themselves.
However, it is not easy to stand out from the crowd and get noticed, especially as a young magician.
Collins Key is the first magician to be born out of social media.
- His fun and exciting YouTube videos consistently get millions of views and hundreds of comments. In fact, he is the top-subscribed teen-magician on YouTube. Check out hit YouTube channel, and you will see why he has over 3.4 billion total lifetime views
- He has 2.6 million followers on Instagram and 317K followers on Twitter -- and counting.
As you can see, people love him on social media. He is the only magician to trend on social media across the world consistently.
Moreover, his live performances have not taken a back seat either.
Collins Key Magician is a perfect performer for any location and venue. His mastery of magic is thorough, and he’ll have the audience talking for ages to come. A definite stand out from the other so-called masters of the craft; Collins Key is not afraid to go against the crowd with his talents and passions. At just seventeen, he is already an accomplished performer who can easily dazzle any audience of any age. Of course, audience involvement is often imperative to demonstrate his real natural abilities in magic. Getting the audience to interact and get involved is a sure fire way to keep the spark alive.
Collins Key Magician from AGT is enjoyable entertainment for any occasion. He’ll have your audience covered with his mind reading tactics, and that is just the tip of the iceberg!