Angeline Quinto from Sampaloc, Manila is the grand winner of Sharon’s Search for the Next Female Pop Superstar. Akiko, K-La, Angeline, Krissel and Monica competed for the last time last Sunday night, February 20, during the grand finals of Star Power held at the Ynares Center in Antipolo.
There were three rounds of fierce showdown. Akiko Solon, the Sweet and Sexy Siren of Cebu, was the first to get eliminated during round 1 when each of the final five performed a song of their own choice. During the second round, the remaining four contestants sang songs that were chosen by the judges for them. K-La Rivera, the R&B Sweetheart from Canada, was the second finalist to get the boot.
The remaining three finalists–Monica, Angeline and Krissel–each performed an original song from Star Records as their final hurdle. Monica Sacay, the Charming Biritera of Leyte, settled for third place. Angeline Quinto, the Pop Belter of Manila, was announced the grand winner, while Krissel Valdez, the Soulful Diva of Davao ended up in 2nd place.
The prizes that Angeline won included one million Pesos, a car, an entertainment showcase from Sony, diamond jewelries, and a recording contract from Star Records.also announced during the grand finals that all 5 Star Power finalists will become mainstay of ASAP Rocks beginning this Sunday, February 27.
Check out some photos from the grand finals of Star Power: Sharon’s Search for the Next Female Pop Superstar.