Returning contestant Edelisa Neri from Mindanao was named winner of It’s Showtime singing competition “Tawag Ng Tanhalan” on Friday, July 15.
During the final round, Neri impressed the judges with her own rendition of “Love Takes Time” by Mariah Carey. She defeated one time champion Adelene Rabulan from Bulacan, who performed her version of “The Voice Within” by Christina Aguilera.
After the judges deliberation, Neri named as the new champion of Tawag Ng Tanghalan and defeated Rabulan with an average score of 95.4 percent.
She will be back tomorrow to defend her title.