The search is on for talented young teens who will make up the next ultimate Pinoy boyband that will captivate the nation as ABS-CBN’s newest talent-reality search “Pinoy Boyband Superstar” starts airing tomorrow night (Sept 10).
Even its creator Simon Cowell is excited for the premiere of the Philippine adaptation of “La Banda,” the talent-reality search he created with Ricky Martin.
Simon, the man behind the success of One Direction and Westlife, is considered an authority in creating and making globally popular boybands.
“I’m so excited ‘La Banda’ is coming to the Philippines. You are going to love ‘Pinoy Boyband Superstar.’ Watch it exclusively on ABS-CBN,” said Simon in his in invitation to Filipinos to watch the show.
In “Pinoy Boyband Superstar,” aspiring singing heartthrobs aged 14 and above with charm, singing talent, and great personality will get the chance to make their dreams come true by being a part of a five-member boyband.
Leading the search for the “ultimate Pinoy boyband” are the superstar judges composed of the phenomenal box-office superstar Vice Ganda, international K-pop sensation Sandara Park, pop-rock superstar Yeng Constantino, and original heartthrob Aga Muhlach, who will decide on the fate of aspiring band members in the competition.
Before facing the superstar judges, the aspiring boyband members have to woo 500 female fans and impress them with their sheer looks, talent, charisma, personality, and tricks.
To move on to the next round, they have to get a score of 75% or higher from the all-female audience. But aspirants who will score lower may be given a second chance by the superstar judges if they see potential in him.
The boyband journey continues when the aspiring heartthrobs face the judges and try to impress them not only with their looks but also with their singing prowess. Three or four votes from the superstar judges would mean that they are qualified to the next level of the competition.
What characteristics do the superstar judges look for in forming the next Pinoy boyband? What tricks will the first batch of aspirants use to captivate the superstar judges and fans?
“Pinoy Boyband Superstar” is hosted by Billy Crawford, who will serve as the ‘ultimate kuys’ who will guide the aspirants using his talent and experiences in the local and international music scene.
Don’t miss the journey of aspiring boyband members as they make their dreams come true in “Pinoy Boyband Superstar,” which starts this Saturday (Sept 10) on ABS-CBN. For updates, visit boyband.ph, like facebook.com/BoybandPH on Facebook, and follow @BoybandPH on Twitter.