KZ Tandingan is X Factor Philippines 1st Grand Winner
KZ Tandingan of Digos City was declared as the X Factor Philippines first grand winner over the weekend.
Besting finalists Gab Maturan and Daddy’s Home, KZ garnered an overwhelming 54.77% of public votes to win P4 Million worth of cash prize and recording contract.
KZ Tandingan won a cash prize of Php 4 Million and the prestige of being the first Grand Winner of X Factor Philippines. She is also expected to appear and perform in Kapamilya shows, especially in ASAP 2012.
Gabriel Maturan was named as the second placer and recorded 32.33% of votes while Daddy’s Home was on the third place with 12.90%.
Champion: KZ Tandingan
2nd place: Gabriel Maturan (32.33%)
3rd place: Daddy’s Home (12.90%)
Since the auditions, KZ has always been everyone’s bet. Even the XFP judges knew that she was going to win the competition. It can be recalled that Martin Nievera once proudly said: “A star is born in Digos!”
Photo courtesy of KZer Mike Pua