After grabbing the microphone and belting alongside illustriousrecording superstars, six non-singing celebrities continue their musical run inGMA-7's reality competition, Celebrity Duets 2.
Following the elimination of model-turned-actress MelanieMarquez and lifestyle guru Cory Quirino, Celebrity Duets 2 announced anon-elimination night last Saturday, September 21, as the remaining six contendersdeliver their spectacular show in front of the judges and the viewers. All sixcontestants—MMDA chairman Bayani Fernando, fashion designer JC Buendia,actor-politician Joey Marquez, Chef JL Cang, professional soccer player PhilYounghusband, and beauty queen Carlene Aguilar—will all move on to the nextround of weekly elimination nights and prove that they can carry a tune. The votes last week will be carried over tothe next episode this Saturday, September 27.
Each of the non-singer contenders will head out on stageonce more and join their professional partner for a live duet accompanied bytheir knocking choreography and banging stage presence. The panel of judges,composed of veteran concert and theatre director Freddie Santos, renowned composerand arranger Danny Tan, and reigning Celebrity Duets' first grandwinner, Tessa Prieto-Valdes, will review their performances and offer feedbackto the celebrities.
Hosted by the Asia's Songbird Regine Velasquez andsinger-songwriter Ogie Alcasid, the fate of the contestants depend on theviewing public who will determine through text votes whether or not they shouldstay in the competition. After the votes are verified, the celebrity with theleast votes will have to end his/her Celebrity Duets journey.
The Celebrity Duets finale will benefit the chosen charity of the winner.
Who will be the third celebrity casualty? Catch CelebrityDuets 2 every Saturday night after Pinoy Records on GMA-7.