Cavite, Philippines ---- Thialia "Thia" Megia, the youngest contestant at age of 15 during the start of American Idol this season, did not make it beyond the top 10.
Megia, now 16, was voted out together with Paul McDonald.
During the's themed performance, Megia sang the famous song "Daniel". The inspiration she derived from not seeing her bestfriend for long a time. Among the three judges, only Randy Jacson did not approve of Megia's last performance.
For many weeks, judges have been advising Megia to unleash her vocal talent with some changes needed in her live performance and song selection.
Megia hails from Mountain House, California. She was born to Cynthia and Loreto Megia, both Filipinos and originally residents of Angeles, Pampanga (Region III, Luzon).
Megia has made her first song at age 5 or 6. She has also won singing competitions in San Jose and Saratoga.
One of the biggest appearances of Megia was in America's Got Talent in 2009. She reached quaterfinals but did not make it in the Top 40. But in the sae year, she was invited at theand Friends to sing Who's Loving You by the Jackson 5. She also had her first concert at La Petit Trianon Theatre in San Jose California.
Please view the last performance of Megia.