Cagayan de Oro City’s Carolyn Joy Pascual became the new Defending Champion in Tawag ng Tanghalan, Showtime’s daily talent search aired over ABS-CBN.
Pascual who is a freelance band vocalist sang The Manhattan’s Hurt to win the daily preliminaries as shown below.
She then defeated erstwhile Defending Champion Rein Carmelite Pineda of Metro Manila with her rendition of Didith Reyes’ OPM classic “Bakit Ako Mahihiya”. Watch her below.
…and the announcement.
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