It’s not just a dream. It’s your chance to show the world what you’re made of!

June 27, 2019 | 3 mins read

Do you want to win your chance to let your talent shine? Through Kumu, ABS-CBN, and Myx TV’s first online talent search, #Discovered, you can make those dreams of performing on a world-class stage come true! To get started, first make sure to download the Kumu app, and look below to get your insider’s guide into how you can be the next hit artist!

Preliminary Round: June 26 — July 12

Beginning June 26, aspiring contestants can send in their entries via livestreams. There is no limit to how many entries you can have, so do as many as you can before July 12! The ones with the most votes and virtual gifts from fans will qualify for the Top 20 stage.

The announcement of the Top 20 will take place on Kumu on July 13 at 6 pm (US).

Semifinals: July 20

On July 20, those who advanced to the Top 20 will again compete through individual livestreams in which they will select and perform songs from the contest’s Official Song List.

After this, fans will have 48 hours to vote and send virtual gifts to their favorite contestants. Those with the highest number of votes and gifts will form the Top 5.

Stay tuned to Kumu on July 20 at 6pm (US) for the announcement of the finalists!

The Grand Battle: July 26 6 pm (US)

After the preliminary stages have finished, the 5 finalists will have the chance of competing for the grand prize. After the livestreams with the performances of each, fans will have 48 hours to vote and send virtual gifts to their choice contestant. Votes and virtual gifts from fans will make up 50 percent of their scores, while the other 50 percent will be from the judges. Be sure to watch out at 6 pm on July 29, for the one with the highest cumulative score will be named the Grand Winner!

The Grand Winner Prizes

The Grand Winner shall enjoy the following prizes:

  1. USD 1,000 cash prize
  2. a feature in the iWant-ASAP Concert Experience and a chance to perform with Filipino superstars
  3. a live performance on the stage of ASAP Natin ‘To in the Bay Area on August 3
  4. an all-expense paid trip for 2 to Daly City; and
  5. guest appearances on myxTV, Kumu, Balitang America, Adobo Nation, and other ABS-CBN channels

For more info on how you can be the next one #Discovered, be aware of the latest updates on the Kumu app and blog page.

*This competition is open to US and Canadian residents only (except for Montreal).

Photos courtesy of Myx TV Facebook page.


Kumu Press

Editor of Kumu