Pinay's group enters 'The X Factor' finals

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Oct 29 2011 01:55 AM | Updated as of Oct 29 2011 09:55 AM

MANILA, Philippines – InTENsity, which has Filipina singer Ellona Santiago as a member, has made its way to the finals of "The X Factor" US singing competition.

Santiago led the way for InTENsity to be among the top 12 finalists since she was the lead female vocalist for the night.

The other contestants joining Santiago’s group in the top 12 are Melanie Amaro, Rachel Crow and Drew for the girls; Astro, Marcus Canty and Chris Rene for the boys; LeRoy Bell, Stacy Francis and Josh Krajcik for the over 30s; and Lakoda Rayne and The Stereo Hogzz for the Groups.

The finalists will compete for America's votes starting on Thursday, November 3, during the first live performance night airing at 7 p.m. via satellite on Studio 23.

This will be followed by “The X Factor’s” first results night on Friday, November 4.