WATCH: Blind Balladeer Carl Malone Sings ‘Be My Lady,’ Still Tawag Ng Tanghalan Champ

Blind singer Carl Malone Montecido remains the defending champion of It’s Showtime singing competition “Tawag Ng Tanghalan” on Wednesday, February 15, 2017.

During the final rounds of the competition, Montecido sang his rendition of Martin Nievera’s “Be My Lady,” while daily round winner Jefferson Solares from Cavite sang his own rendition of Lionel Richie’s hit “Truly.”

After the judges deliberation, hosts Vhong Navarro, Kim Chiu and Anne Curtis revealed that Montecido garnered a total average score of 95.0 percent for his performance, while daily winner Solares received 91.2 percent.

Montecido will be back to “It’s Showtime” stage on Thursday to try to get his third win.