Alisah Bonaobra from the Philippines gets a second chance from Simon after being eliminated on The X Factor UK.
22-year-old Filipina singer Alisah Bonaobra is so determined to get in to next round of The X Factor UK competition, she literally beg for a second chance to get through after being eliminated on Saturday.
Performing as a group in Boot Camp, Alisah took the stage with Rai-Elle Williams, Gaga Lord and Natalie Lomax singing ‘We Belong Together’ by Mariah Carey.
The judges picks Rai-Elle Williams to get through and eliminates Alisah Bonaobra, Gaga Lord and Natalie Lomax.
Alisah broke down and was in tears after learning the news. “Please Simon please,” she said.
“No, sorry we made a decision unanimously,” Simon told Alisah.
Alisah then belts out high notes from the song and gets a positive result. Simon later announced that she’s through to the next level in Boot Camp.
“Based on what you just done there, from what I can hear, we’re gonna give you pass on this one,” said Simon.
Watch on the video below.
Alisah Bonaobra is moving to the next level in the Boot Camp of the X Factor UK competition.
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In 2015, she finished runner-up in the Philippine version of The Voice. She was mentored by Black Eyed Peas member apl.de.ap.
She was once become an internet singing sensation in the Philippines. Her viral video features her effortlessly singing “Let It Go” at a shopping mall.