A former Lee University student was announced as the winner of 'America's Got Talent: The Champions' on Monday night's season finale. 

Magician Shin Lim beat out 12 finalists from across the globe, including fan-favorite ventriloquist Darci Lynne Farmer. 

The 27-year-old was crowned the winner of 'America's Got Talent' Season 13 in September of 2018.

He faced Red Bank native Michael Ketterer in the finale. 

Lim is the first person to win two 'America's Got Talent' franchises back-to-back.

Follow Shin Lim's magical journey on his website