Filipina Marlisa Punsalan has made it to The X Factor Australia 2014 Top 10.
The only remaining Pinay on the show received a standing ovation from Ronan Keating, Redfoo, Natalie Bassingthwaighte and Dannii Minogue after performing “Hopelessly Devoted To You” by Olivia Newton-John in the last Sunday’s live show.
“She’s back!I was lucky enough to perform the role of Sandy in Grease musical twice around the country and that is the hardest song ever! So low, so high… Your vocals are amazing and outstanding,” said judge Nat. While Dannii said, “That’s a great song choice. Brilliant job!
Redfoo said her performance was remarkable. Her mentor Ronan said, “We’re trying to find a star that can sell records international and you have what it takes to be on that level.”
Marlisa will be back next week together with other 9 singers of the competition.