KZ Tandingan is the 1st Winner of ‘The X Factor Philippines’
October 8, 2012 by cd
KZ Tandingan emerged as the first grand winner of “The X Factor Philippines” during the show’s final results night on Sunday, October 7, at the PAGCOR Grand Theater in Parañaque City.
The 21-year-old singer from Digos City bested Gabriel Maturan and the group Daddy’s Home by receiving the most number of online and text votes.
Mentored by Charice throughout the season, KZ sang Karen Carpenter’s “Superstar” during the last performance show.
As the winner, she took home P4 million worth of prize package which includes a recording contract with Star Records.
Placing second to KZ was Gabriel Maturan from Martin Nievera‘s Boys Category. He got P100,000 in cash.
Third placer was Daddy’s Home of the Groups Category mentored by Gary Valenciano. They received P50,000 in cash.
Here are the percentage of votes:
KZ Tandingan – 54.77%
Gabriel Maturan – 32.33%
Daddy’s Home – 12.90%