Contestant’s talented father gets standing ovation in “Tawag ng Tanghalan”

Contestant’s talented father gets standing ovation in “Tawag ng Tanghalan”

On the episode which aired on Saturday, April 14, the hosts of “It’s Showtime” couldn’t help but express their admiration towards a contestant’s talented father. If you’re a fan of the show, then you might be familiar with the “Tawag ng Tanghalan” segment, wherein aspiring hopefuls from all over the nation compete for the prize and title.

During the segment, it’s typical for the show hosts to interview not only the contestants but their supportive relatives as well. This gives the ‘madlang pipol‘ a chance to get to know more about the personal life and struggles of the contender.

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Sometimes, we find entertaining and tear-jerking stories from the relatives. However, there are rare instances when we find a gem amongst them! And we’re not talking about actual jewelry, but pure and raw talent. Just recently, the “It’s Showtime” hosts uncovered a talented father.

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Who would have thought that this middle-aged father actually owns a golden voice? From first glance, you would think that “Papa Bong” is just your typical middle-aged father. However, he’s actually hiding a hidden talent that will definitely shock you.

After a brief interview with hosts Vice Ganda, Jhong Hilario, and Vhong Navarro, they were able to discover that Papa Bong is actually a music-lover himself. As a matter of fact, he idolizes songs of popular singers Luther Vandross and Joe Cocker.

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To prove his singing skills, the talented father graced the show with an impromptu performance. This ended in a standing ovation from the judges themselves! Watch his heart-gripping performance below:

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