Rocky Rosabal, a crew of McDonald’s Divisoria here in Cagayan de Oro emerged victorious as first runner up in the Voice of McDonald’s Season 5 held in Orlando, Florida last May 1, 2014. This young CDO talent who sang “Faithfully” by Journey made this city and the entire country proud by defeating his opponents from Argentina, Brazil, Mexico, Norway, Ukraine, Israel, United Kingdom, South Africa, Canada, and Australia. Colombia’s Lucila Ospitia was this season’s grand winner. Ashlae Nelms from Illinois, USA and Patrick Reis of Switzerland landed in third and fourth place respectively.
The judges were the world’s music industry most famous personalities David Foster, Ken Hertz, and Skylar Grey. Aside from winning as first runner up, Rocky also won as “Fan Favorite” in a public online voting contest with a cash prize of US $5,000.
Photos by Philippine Daily Inquirer and Rocky Loreto Rosabal’s Facebook Page
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