The top 20 Idol Philippines contestants had been announced in today’s “Do or Die” episode.
In this round, the contestants had to perform the songs that the Idol PH judges namely Regine Velasquez – Alcasid, Vice Ganda, James Reid and Moira dela Torre chose.
From 69 contenders in the Theater round, here are the the 20 contestants moving to the next round.
Lance Busa Renwick Benito Matty Juniosa Miguel Odron Dan Ombao Kevin Hermogenes Lucas Garcia Enzo Almario Roque Belino Jasper Lacson Zephanie Dimaranan Fatima Louise Lagueras Sheland Faelnar Rachel May Libres Elle Ocampo Trish Bonilla Jeremiah Torayno Michelle Primavera Denize Castillo Charmagne Algar For the next round, each of the top 20 Idol Philippines contestant will do a solo performance.
Only 12 will be chosen from the 20 contenders.
Here are the performances-
Renwick Benito, Jasper Lacson, Ibrahim Onggo, Kier King, Rainier Natividad, Matty Juniosa performed Whitney Houston’s “I Have Nothing” .
Fatima Louise Lagueras, Alyssa Quijano, Mia Villaflores, Yarah Estrella, Krissha Viaje, Erika Tenorio, Michelle Primavera sang OPM song “Himala” by Bamboo.
All male group Dan Ombao, Roque Belino, Carlo Bautista, Kevin Hermogenes, Isaiah Tiglao, Enzo Almario performed Lady Gaga’s “I’ll Never Love Again”.
Another OPM song “Narda” by Kamikazee was sang by all-female group Vanya Castor, Ameurfina Martinez III, Julia Joaquin, Trish Bonilla, Charmagne Algario, Rachel May Libres, Sheland Faelnar.
Here’s a challenging performance for Lance Busa, Lucas Garcia, Ramil Permigones, Miguel Odron, Trix Corpez, Gello Marquez . They were given a Mariah Carey song.
Denize Castillo, Elle Ocampo, Zephanie Dimaranan, Diane Vergoza, Angie Kristine Gorbulev, Jeremiah Torayno, Jehramae Trangia sang Eraserhead’s “Huling El Bimbo”.