Fil-Am American Idol contestant Thia Megia gets through second elimination round

Filipino-American singer and American Idol hopeful Thia Megia has recently survived the talent show’s second round of eliminations dubbed "Hollywood Week," reports Manila Bulletin. Her rendition of "Summertime" received a nod from all three judges, Steven Tyler, Jennifer Lopez and Randy Jackson.

Megia is among the 100 contestants who will go through the next round. They will perform in Cirque du Soleil’s theatrical show Love in Las Vegas.

This is not Megia’s first foray into reality talent shows. The 15-year-old singer also made it to the quarterfinals of America’s Got Talent in 2009, according to Manila Bulletin. She has also performed in a leg of the "David Foster and Friends" tour, which also featured singing sensation and Glee guest star Charice.


Megia’s American Idol audition


Megia sings "Who’s Loving You" at a "David Foster and Friends" show


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