The “Langit Lupa” star, 7-year-old Xia Vigor, is “Your Face Sounds Familiar” third week’s winner! And it’s so easy to see why.
After her Taylor Swift impersonation which earned her international attention although she lost to Elha Nympha in the second week, Xia Vigor dazzles once again — but this time she won the judges’ star points with her truly entertaining and mesmerizing rendition of “Sweet Child of Mine” as rock icon Axl Rose.
Xia got a perfect score of 24 points from the three judges – Sharon, Ogie and Gary; who were so ‘blown away’ as described by Mr. Pure Energy himself.
Part of her winnings is P50,000 cash, plus she gets to donate P50,000 worth of toys to Lingap Pangkabataan, Inc.; her chosen charity.
Scoring next to Xia is Awra Briguela who got 20 points for his Rihanna performance, while Elha Nympha (as Meghan Trainor) and Justin Alva (as Francis Magalona) both got 17 points.
Xia, or Xiamara Sophia Vigor, is a Filipino-British child actress and TV host in the Philippines. She was the grand winner of It’s Showtime’s segment, Mini Me 2 as mini Selena Gomez. She’s also Little Girl in Nido’s Mother’s Day TVC which won Philippines tvc of the year 2015 ans has also appeared in several other tvc’s since. She also stars in ‘Langit Lupa’ — a 2016 Philippine family drama television series directed by Carlo Po Artillaga and Myla Ajero-Gaite.
Xia is among the eight child stars of ABS-CBN in the third season of singing and impersonation on “Your Face Sounds Familiar”. Joining the fun are: AC Bonifacio, Alonzo Muhlach, Awra Briguela, Elha Nympha, Justin Alva, Lyca Gairanod and Sam Shoaf.
On her Facebook page, Xia tells her followers: “I will be Thalia next week! Salamat po sa lahat ng nanuod ng performance namin.”
Hosted by Billy Crawford, “Your Face Sounds Familiar Kids” airs Saturdays after “Home Sweetie Home” and Sundays after “Goin’ Bulilit.”
Come and watch her stunning ‘husky’ rendition of iconic rock star Axl Rose:
And in case you missed her “Taylor Swift” performance which trended worldwide: