WATCH: Mackie Empuerto Sings “Stand Up For Love,” 3rd Win on Tawag Ng Tanghalan Kids

Mackie Empuerto, from Metro Manila, was named winner of Tawag Ng Tanghalan Kids. He’s still the defending champion of the competition for the third time.

In an episode aired Friday, March 31, Empuerto impressed the audience for performing his own version of Destiny’s Child’s hit “Stand Up For Love.”

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His performance earned a total of 96.6 percent from the judges, defeating three contenders Gabriel Orolfo with 89.2 percent, DJ Oblianda with 91.0 and Chesca Rojas from the Visayas with a total of 92.8 percent.

Empuerto will be back on Saturday for his fourth win on Tawag Ng Tanghalan Kids.