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X Factor Philippines - The Biggest and Grandest Music Event of the Year
X Factor Philippines


The X Factor Philippines is a Filipino reality television music competition, adapted from the original UK show as part of The X Factor franchise,
to find new singing talent in the Philippines.
Prize: one winner will get 4 million peso plus a recording contract.

Creator of X Factor: Simon Cowell
X Factor Director: Johnny Manahan
Host: KC Concepcion
Judges: Charice Pempengco, Pilita Corrales, Gary Valenciano, Martin Nievera
Guest Judges: Cheesa, Rico J. Puno, Jed Madela, Arnel Pineda
Number of X Factor Episodes: 10 from July 22, 2012
Executive Producer: Alou Almaden
Running Time: 1 hour (every Saturday and Sunday)
TV Channel Station: ABS-CBN
First Season Sponsors: Rough Rider Jeans (RRJ) and Revlon

X Factor Qualifications
:
1. 16 years old and above
2. 3 judges has to say “YES” to an auditionee to qualify to the next round

X Factor Format of Auditions
1. Producer’s Audition
2. Judges’ Audition
3. Bootcamp
4. Judges’ Home Visit
5. Live Shows (FINAL)

X Factor Philippines Top 12
chosen on July 29, 2012 (Sunday)

G I R L S
Mentor: Charice Pempengco
Guest Judge: Cheesa
Place of Competition: Bellevue Hotel Manila
Top 3 Finalist:

Allen Jane Sta. Maria1. Allen Jane Sta. Maria
Freelance Singer
Age: 17
Song she sang that made her to top 3 for Girls: Love the Way you Lie

 


Abigail MendozaRemoved:
Abigail Mendoza
song she sang before she was
removed: A song for You

Jerrianne Mae Templo2. Jerrianne Mae Templo
Diver Guide
Age: 21
Song she sang that made her to top 3 for Girls: Fever

 


Angelica PradoRemoved:
Angelica Prado
band vocalist, 24

song she sang before she was removed: The Nearness of You

Kristine Zhenie "KZ" Tandingan3. Kristine Zhenie "KZ" Tandingan
From: Digos, Davao del Sur
Age: 20
Song she sang that made her to top 3 for Girls: Killing me Softly



B O Y S

Mentor: Martin Nievera
Guest Judge: Arnel Pineda
Place of Competition: Club Balai Isabel Batangas
Top 3 Finalist:

Jeric Medina1. Jeric Medina
Paranaque City
Age: 21

 

 

 

Michael PangilinanRemoved:
Michael Pangilinan
Cubao, 19


Gabriel Anciano Maturan2. Gabriel Anciano Maturan
Dapitan City Dipolog
student
Age: 19

 

 

Anton Paolo AntenocruzRemoved:
Anton Paolo Antenocruz
Assistant Manager, 19
Novaliches

Kedebon Colim3. Kedebon Colim
Cebu
Age: 18

 



O V E R 25’s

Mentor: Pilita Corrales
Guest Judge: Rico J. Puno
Top 3 Finalist:

Joan Da1. Joan Da
Musician
Age: 26
Song she sang that made her to top 3 for Over 25's: I Can't Tell You Why

 

 

Paulo Castro
Removed:
Paulo Castro, 27
song she sang before she was removed: Kahit Kailan

Mark Mabasa2. Mark Mabasa
Freelance SInger
Age: 26
His mom is a great fan of Pilita Corrales.
Song she sang that made her to top 3 for Over 25's: The Last Time

 

Cristine LedesmaRemoved:
Cristine Ledesma
Lounge Singer, 27
song she sang before she was removed: For Once in My Life

Modesto Taran 3. Modesto Taran
Security Officer
Age: 55
Song she sang that made her to top 3 for Over 25's: Besame Mucho


G R O U P S

Mentor: Gary Valenciano
Guest Judge: Jed Madela
Place of Competition: Tagaytay Highlands
Top 3 Finalist:

Lucky Girls
1. Lucky Girls
Metro Manila and Cebu

5th Avids
Removed:
5th Avids

 

Takeoff
2. Takeoff
Gerald Yranon, Neo Domingo, JZ Zamora, Raffy Calicdan, and Ice Medina

Sweet Bliss
Removed:
Sweet Bliss
Macy, Cebu, 19, Noreem, 21, Dumaguete, Sor, 20, Iligan

Daddy’s Home
3. Daddy’s Home
Allan Mitchell Silonga, Ebat, Doc E., Jerome