Victoria Beckham returns as a guest judge.
Mark Labriola (28-year-old man from Aurora, CO)
Kimberly Kerbow (Marina Del Rey, CA)
Danelle Hayes (Seattle)
Tori Kelly (16-year-old from Canyon Lake, CA)
Nicci Nix (Florence, Italy)
Haeley Vaughn (16-year-old girl from Ft. Collins, CO)
BARELY MADE IT:
Casey James (27-year-old musician from Ft. Worth, TX; Simon absolutely hated his audition)
CLOSE BUT NO CIGAR:
Austin Paul (Washington, D.C.; too annoying)
Mario Galvan (Denver; sounded way too loud and fake on Elvis Presley's "Jailhouse Rock")
Kenny Evertt (Durham, NC; had the same problem as Austin, but much worse)
Day 1 saw 15 golden tickets get handed out; another 11 were awarded on the other day.