Filipino fans of American Idol are already excited because three Filipino-Americans have made it to the Top 40 Contestants on the 12th season of the biggest reality singing show in the US.
According to American Idol Season 12 Top 40 Spoilers, Bryant Tadeo, Adriana Latonio and Jett Hermano have made it to the Hollywood rounds of the show.
Tadeo from Hawaii was actually a batchmate of Jessica Sanchez last season. He made it to the Hollywood Week. Unfortunately, he missed the final cut.
Latonio is the youngest contestant this season. She’s from Anchorage, Alaska. She has a viral video on Youtube singing Beyonce’s “Love on Top.” Her favorite singer is Jessica Sanchez.
Hermano from Seattle gave up a full scholarship in a New York university to pursue music. She took a formal voice lesson at the age of 10. Her favorite Idol winner is Jordin Sparks.
If the spoilers are correct, the three Pinoys still have to beat out 37 other hopefuls to secure a spot in American Idol 12 Top 20.
Who made it to the Top 40? Check spoilers list here.