Last weekend, the 8 young performers of “Your Face Sounds Familiar Kids” became the talk of the town as they impressed everyone with their impersonations of a new batch of music icons.
After her winning performance as Tina Turner last week, Lyca Gairanod, the “Young Diva ng Masa”, impressed the judges with her transformation as Superstar Nora Aunor and performed “Tiny Bubbles”.
Alonzo Muhlach, the “Bibong Child Wonder”, gave another charming performance as Boy George, the lead singer of Culture Club, and sang the pop band’s song “The War Song”.
AC Bonifacio, the “Dance Sweetheart”, entertained the judges and audience with her impersonation of the Goddess of Pop, Cher, and sang her hit single “Believe”.
Elha Nympha, the “Big Shot Belter”, transformed into the Queen of Funk, Chaka Khan, and she belted out her hit song “Through The Fire”.
Awra Briguela, the “Breakout Child Star”, transformed into a woman this week as Broadway icon Liza Minnelli and performed her song “Cabaret”.
Justin Alva, the “Musikerong Charmer”, impressed the judges and the audience with his amazing impersonation of Ed Sheeran as he serenaded them with his hit single “Thinking Out Loud”.
Xia Vigor, the “Daytime Princess”, had another memorable performance as she transformed into pop icon Ariana Grande and performed her hit song “Break Free”.
Sam Shoaf, the “Talented Cutie”, brought the house down as he transformed into Pinoy Rock icon Pepe Smith and sang his single “Balong Malalim”.
After the performances of the 8 kids, the judges gave their rankings. This week, Sam won the hearts of the judges the most and he was declared as the winner for Week 5 after receiving a perfect score of 24 stars.
Aside from the medal and P50,000 prize money he received, he also won P50,000 worth of books for his chosen charity, Cubao Elementary School.
Meanwhile, Alonzo and Xia tied at second place with 19 stars, Justin got third place with 16 stars while AC, Awra, Elha and Lyca received 12 stars each.
The show once again created buzz and its hashtags #YFSFAwesomeKids and #YFSFPhenomenalKids became trending topics on Twitter last weekend. Here are some of the comments and reactions from the netizens:
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