Who would have guessed that this lanky boy from Marilag, Batangas actually has a voice with power approximating that of the legendary Steve Perry?
But Jovit Baldivino is not just all about the big voice. He has a life story that's so touching, it moved Pilipinas Got Talent judge, Ai Ai delas Alas, to tears.
Watch the video of his audition in Pilipinas Got Talent here:
A True Youtube Hit
The video posted above has already got more than 800,000 views since it was uploaded just 5 days ago, February 27, 2010. That's a total of 160,000 views per day! Amazing.
Yes, Jovit Baldivino now has a Facebook Fan Page. It was created the day the Youtube video was posted. And since then, more than 13,000 Facebook users from across the globe have joined the club. He now has more Facebook fans than some of the more established Pinoy celebrities on the site. Check out his fanpage HERE.
During Jovit's Pilipinas Got Talent audition, Kris Aquino told him that he is on his way to stardom. As it appears now, however, Jovit is already there.
UPDATE as of 11:52PM June 16, 2010:
As fate would have it, Jovit Baldivino has just become Pilipinas Got Talent's first ever Grand Champion!
Watch his finals performance of Queen's Too Much Love Can Kill You:
Just like Jovit's Elimination Round 'Faithfully' audition video, the Youtube upload of his finals Queen cover is now also true hit at the site. Since it was uploaded last Saturday - June 12, the video's already got 617,209 views and garnered the following Youtube honors:
#98 - Most Discussed (This Week)
#23 - Most Discussed (This Week) - Entertainment
#79 - Top Favorited (This Week) - Entertainment
#47 - Top Rated (This Week) - Entertainment
Here's the video of Jovit being awarded as the first PGT grand champion:
Congratulations, Jovit! You deserve it! Mabuhay ka!