The Voice Kids - updates

Rappler's latest stories on The Voice Kids


Meet Vanjoss Bayaban, the new 'Voice Kids' champion

Nov 04, 2019 - 10:18 AM

Vanjoss' dreams come true

WATCH: Sarah Geronimo, Team Sarah perform 'Kilometro,' 'Tala'

Nov 04, 2019 - 9:22 AM

We have no choice but to stan

TEAM SARAH. Former The Voice contestants and winners – all coached by Sarah Geronimo –reunite for 'The Voice Kids' season 4 finale. Photo from Jason Dy's Instagram

Vanjoss Bayaban wins 'The Voice Kids Philippines' season 4

Nov 03, 2019 - 9:33 PM

Vanjoss is the new grand champion of the show

The Vispop hit 'Baklay' sung on The Voice Kids is a theme song for the lakwatseros

Oct 06, 2019 - 9:14 PM

Jerika Teodorico shares her thoughts on Team Familea covering her hit Visayan song on 'The Voice Kids'

Lea Salonga on Season 4 of 'The Voice Kids': We have a good crop

Jul 06, 2019 - 2:22 PM

'They all seem all driven, hardworking, just good human beings'

Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

6 facts about 'Voice Kids PH 3' winner Joshua Oliveros

Aug 30, 2016 - 12:11 PM

Get to know the season 3 The Voice Kids Philippines winner

SEASON 3 winner. Joshua Oliveros is the first boy winner of 'The Voices Kids Philippines' season. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Lea Salonga on her first 'The Voice Kids PH' win

Aug 28, 2016 - 11:20 PM

On her 3rd season coaching The Voice Kids Lea Salonga wins for the first time with Joshua Oliveros

Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Emotional 'Voice Kids PH' win for Team Lea

Aug 28, 2016 - 10:50 PM

Check out photos of each performance on the final night plus Joshua Oliveros big moment

JOSHUA OLIVEROS. The 11-year-old boy from Antique wins 'The Voice Kids Philippines' season 3. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Joshua Oliveros wins 'The Voice Kids Philippines 3'

Aug 28, 2016 - 8:28 PM

Joshua of Team Lea beats out Antonetthe Tismo and Justin Alva

FULL RECAP: 'The Voice Kids PH 3' grand finals

Aug 27, 2016 - 9:58 PM

The Top 3 Justin Antonetthe and Joshua give it their all in this season s finals

Coach Sharon Cuneta looks back on her first 'The Voice PH' experience

Aug 23, 2016 - 5:37 PM

Towards the end of her first season on The Voice Kids Philippines Sharon Cuneta weighs in on the competition so far

SHARON CUNETA. The first-time 'The Voice Kids Philippines' coach stands with her finalists in the Top 9, minutes before the Top 3 were announced.. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Emotional 'Voice Kids PH' Top 3 reveal

Aug 21, 2016 - 11:01 PM

Check out photos of the Top 9 s performance with their coaches plus Bamboo Lea Salonga and Sharon Cuneta singing onstage before their Top 3 are announced

Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

'The Voice Kids PH 3' semifinals: Top 3 unveiled

Aug 21, 2016 - 8:10 PM

From 9 contestants we now have our top 3 Meet the kids who will battle it out in the finals

Screengrabs from Instagram/abscbnthevoice

FULL LIST: 'The Voice Kids PH 3' Sing-offs eliminations round

Aug 14, 2016 - 8:18 PM

In the Sing Off round 5 singers are eliminated per coach s team leaving 3 to proceed to the live shows

TEAM BAMBOO. Justin Alva, Heart Salvador, and Xylein Herrera make it to the live shows. Screengrabs from Twitter/thevoiceabscbn

FULL LIST: 'Voice Kids' PH season 3 battle rounds results: Who's in, who's out?

Aug 06, 2016 - 8:44 PM

Bookmark this page to see who goes to the next round

WATCH: Elha Nympha sings 'Emotions' on 'The Voice Kids' PH

Jul 11, 2016 - 10:46 AM

Elha helps Bamboo in welcoming Bernard Badato from Camarines Norte to Kamp Kawayan

WATCH: That time Bamboo's chair wouldn't turn on 'The Voice Kids'

Jul 10, 2016 - 12:19 AM

Bamboo picks The Voice Kids aspirant Kyle Mallari

WATCH: Lea Salonga sings 'Reflection' snippet on 'The Voice Kids' PH

Jul 04, 2016 - 11:07 AM

Lea brings out a mirror and sings a line from the Disney tune Reflection as Bamboo and Sharon Cuneta try to convince Princess Rabara to be part of their teams

'Voice Kids PH 1' finalist JK Labajo to join 'Pinoy Big Brother'

Jul 03, 2016 - 2:56 PM

JK s participation in the new season of PBB is unveiled on ASAP

WATCH: Girl charms coaches with Michael Jackson tune on 'The Voice Kids' PH

Jun 27, 2016 - 11:29 AM

6 year old Claire Geonzon performs Music and Me and gets all 3 coaches to turn their chairs

WATCH: Twin sisters surprise, wow 'The Voice' Kids PH coaches

Jun 25, 2016 - 11:44 PM

Twin sisters Ezra and Elisha Villaluz sang a cover of Meghan Trainor and John Legend s Like I m Gonna Lose You

WATCH: Young rocker takes on Bamboo's 'Hallelujah' for 'Voice Kids' audition

Jun 19, 2016 - 11:54 PM

9 year old Miguel Suarez gets 3 turns from the coaches for his performance

WATCH: Bamboo sings 'Tomorrow' from 'Annie' on 'Voice Kids'

Jun 18, 2016 - 11:32 PM

Bamboo tries to win a contestant dressed as Annie over to his team with a rendition of Tomorrow

'TOMORROW.' Coach Bamboo tries to win over 'The Voice Kids Philippines' contestant Carmela Lorzano by singing 'Tomorrow' from 'Annie.' Screengrab from YouTube/The Voice Kids Philippines

WATCH: Timmy Pavino, Leah Patricio, Philippe Go reunite in 'The Voice Kids' PH

Jun 12, 2016 - 10:50 PM

Timmy Leah and Philippe try to convince contestant Sharla Cerilles to join Team Lea

WATCH: 'Kakanin Diva' viral video star is now 3-chair turner on 'Voice Kids PH'

Jun 05, 2016 - 9:11 PM

Antonetthe 13 wows judges with a fierce rendition of Sayang na Sayang and joins Sharon Cuneta s team

Screengrab from YouTube/The Voice Kids Philippines

WATCH: 'Voice Kids' finalist Reynan Dal-Anay performs at Duterte thanksgiving party

Jun 05, 2016 - 8:32 AM

Reynan performs two songs at president elect Rodrigo Duterte s thanksgiving party DU31: One Love One Nation Thanksgiving Party

REYNAN DAL-ANAY. The former 'The Voice Kids Philippines' finalist performs at president-elect Rodrigo Duterte's thanksgiving party in Davao. Rappler screengrab

WATCH: Lea Salonga sings 'A Whole New World' with 'Voice Kids PH' contestant

May 28, 2016 - 9:33 PM

11 year old Noel Comia requests Lea to sing the song with him after he gets into her team

JASMINE AND ALADDIN. Lea Salonga and 'The Voice Kids Philippines' contestant Noel Comia sing 'A Whole New World.' Screengrab from YouTube/The Voice Kids Philippines

WATCH: Lea 'mini-me' Esang returns, performs on 'The Voice Kids PH'

May 28, 2016 - 9:27 PM

Esang helps her coach Lea Salonga convince 7 year old Yessha from Cebu to join the team

Lea Salonga on Esang de Torres: We will make things happen for her

May 24, 2016 - 7:15 PM

We will try to move heaven and earth to make things happen for her Lea says of Esang s career

File photo by Paolo Abad/Rappler

Esang de Torres to join 'Les Miserables' Singapore cast

May 21, 2016 - 3:30 PM

The Voice Kids Philippines finalist and Lea Salonga s mini me Esang de Torres is set to play Little Cosette in the Singapore production of Les Mis

LITTLE COSETTE. Esang de Torres is set to be one of the alternates for Little Cosette in the Singapore production of 'Les Miserables.' File photo by Manman Dejeto

Kim Chiu is new host of 'The Voice Kids' PH

May 20, 2016 - 2:23 PM

Kim joins Luis Manzano and Robi Domingo in hosting the show

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/ Rappler

Sharon Cuneta on joining 'The Voice Kids' PH, replacing Sarah Geronimo as coach

May 05, 2016 - 8:25 PM

Sharon says she will be more careful and stricter as a coach in the show

Sharon Cuneta is new coach in 'The Voice Kids' PH

May 03, 2016 - 9:50 AM

Sharon replaces Sarah Geronimo as coach on the upcoming season of The Voice Kids PH

Sarah Geronimo leaving 'The Voice Kids PH'

Apr 04, 2016 - 6:29 PM

Sarah says she is still open to coach in future seasons

Filipino-Austrian teen wins 'The Voice Kids Germany'

Mar 27, 2016 - 10:57 AM

Lukas Janisch performs Adele s When We Were Young and If Ain t Got You by Alicia Keys

WATCH: 'Voice Kids' winner Elha Nympha does impression of coach Bamboo

Sep 03, 2015 - 10:40 AM

The Voice Kids PH 2 winner can do impressions of the singing styles of other artists too

IMPRESSIONS. 'The Voice Kids PH 2' winner Elha Nympha does an impression of coach Bamboo Manalac on 'Umagang Kay Ganda.' Screengrab from YouTube/ASAP2015

From the market to the stage: Elha Nympha's life-changing 'Voice Kids' victory

Aug 31, 2015 - 12:30 PM

Get to know Elha Nympha the Voice Kids champ who sells banana cue at the market to make ends meet At some point I knew I had somebody very special says coach Bamboo of Elha

FIELD TRIP. Coach Bamboo Manalac with 'The Voice Kids PH 2' grand winner Elha Nympha and her mom, Lucy. Screengrab from Twitter/bamboomuzaklive

Elha Nympha wins 'Voice Kids PH 2'

Aug 31, 2015 - 10:16 AM

Ella Nympha

Eleven year-old Elha Nympha, who helps her family earn extra income by selling banana cue, has been named the winner of season 2 of The Voice Kids Philippines. Nympha, who sang "Ikaw Ang Lahat Sa Akin" during the final round at the Grand Finale of the singing competition, beat out fellow team Bamboo contestant Sassa Dagdag, and team Lea singers Reynan Dal-Anay and Esang de Torres.

Emotional coach Bamboo celebrates Elha Nympha's 'Voice Kids' victory

Aug 30, 2015 - 10:50 PM

I was the only coach who turned for her That is quite a story At some point I knew I had somebody very special Bamboo tells reporters after Elha s big Voice Kids win

Photo by Manman Dejeto/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Unforgettable moments from 'The Voice Kids PH 2' grand finals

Aug 30, 2015 - 10:26 PM

Elha and Coach Bamboo celebrate an emotional victory each of the kids sings his finale number and more from the season s grand finale

FULL RECAP: 'The Voice Kids PH 2' Grand finals

Aug 30, 2015 - 9:12 PM

Big musical numbers heightened emotions – it s time to find out who will win the second season of The Voice Kids PH 2

TOP 4. Hours before the winner is announced. Photo by Vernise Tantuco/Rappler

Elha Nympha wins 'The Voice Kids Philippines 2'

Aug 30, 2015 - 9:08 PM

Elha beats out Reynan Sassa and Esang to win season 2 of The Voice Kids PH

What's it like to watch a 'Voice Kids' live show?

Aug 30, 2015 - 6:04 PM

The air crackles with energy while audience members roar for their favorites What s it like to be in the thick of it all at The Voice Kids PH finals?

Photo by Vernise L. Tantuco/

Lea Salonga, Bamboo on Sarah G, 'The Voice Kids PH 2' Top 4 results

Aug 29, 2015 - 10:17 PM

This is the first time that coach Sarah G has no kids in the show s Top 4

TOP 4 COACHES. Coaches Lea and Bamboo weigh in on how they feel about Sarah G not having a finalist in 'The Voice Kids PH 2' Top 4. Photos by Manman Dejeto/

How 'The Voice Kids PH' coaches help kids cope with pressure

Aug 28, 2015 - 12:43 PM

Kids on The Voice Kids PH face intense pressure and face the possibility of being eliminated in front of an audience Coach Lea shares how the mentors help the kids work through their nerves on the show

One year after 'The Voice Kids PH,' catch up with season 1's final 4

Aug 27, 2015 - 9:12 PM

One year after the season 1 finals how are Lyca Darren JK and Darlene doing?

Sarah Geronimo thanks everyone for 'The Voice Kids PH 2' results

Aug 24, 2015 - 4:15 PM

Kyle Echarri and Zephanie Dimaranan thank Sarah for coaching them on the show

'The Voice Kids PH 2' final 4: Who will win it all at the grand finals?

Aug 23, 2015 - 9:32 PM

Let s take a look at each finalist s major strengths and what they ll need to bring to the table for the grand finale

'The Voice Kids PH 2': Final 4 revealed

Aug 23, 2015 - 8:57 PM

Two kids are cut while 4 move on to the grand finals of The Voice Kids PH 2 Who s your pick to win it all?

WHO'S IN, WHO'S OUT? 'The Voice Kids PH 2' Top 6 wave to the crowd after their semi-finals solo performances. Photo by Manman De Jeto/Rappler