Top 48 revealed on It's Showtime

03/17/2018
by Mnl48 Philippines

The remaining MNL48 aspirants were all given a chance to perform live on It’s Showtime stage as the Top 48 girls who will continue on to the competition were announced today, March 17, 2018.

The girls impressed the audience and their mentors when they showcased their dancing skills to the beat of Kim Chui’s OPM song, Expressed Yourself.

Among the 55 girls, Ella, Dana and Nice stood out as the judges noticed their charm and stage presence during the group performance.


Sadly, much to everyone’s surprise, 7 girls were eliminated earlier today. Pam, Patriz, Bea, Heart, Yoana, Erah and Mara bid their goodbyes to their co-candidates and supporters for the fifth live elimination that led to the announcement of the Top 48 girls who will continue their journey to be part of MNL48 first generation members. The remaining girls will face new challenges as they are now a step closer to reaching their ultimate idol dream.

Meanwhile, the remaining aspirants started their TV guesting on the Kapamilya show, Umagang Kay Ganda last March 12 to 15 and later joined the MNL48 Plus mobile app promotional tour at Starmall, Alabang where they campaigned for votes and met some of their supporters.

Make sure to visit MNL48 website (mnl48.ph) to view the Top 48 ranking and continuously support your Oshi by inviting more people to vote through the MNL48 Plus app.

Stay updated on their journey by following the MNL48 official Facebook page (@mnl48official), MNL48 official Twitter page (@mnl48official), and MNL48 YouTube channel (@mnl48).

Finalists working better on their journey to Final 48

03/10/2018
by Mnl48 Philippines

MNL48 finalists are on edge for week 6’s Top 10 and eliminated names announced on ABS-CBN’s It’s Showtime on March 10, 2018.



Gel, Dian, Gela, Erica, Jem, Val, Joyce, Enzel, Zen and Orelle impressed the judges with their live performance of the OPM dance hit “Kembot” by UD4. Shaira, on the other hand was able to come back to the Top 10 while Aria missed a spot in this week’s top rankers. Meet the Top 10 candidates who got the most votes this week according to their rank.

The competition is weeks away from forming MNL48, and the candidates waste no time campaigning for votes, sharpening their talents, and achieving their idol dreams.

Sadly, for the fourth live elimination, Gel, Enzel, Val, Gela and Orelle have to bid adieu to their chance of being part of the all-girl idol group. These hopefuls received the lowest scores from their advisers, coaches, and producers.

Catch the remaining candidates live on MNL48’s Online Update from Monday to Friday at 6PM and Saturday at 5PM on its official Facebook page and YouTube channel.

Stay updated on the real-time ranking of the remaining finalists. Continue to vote and campaign for your Oshi through the MNL48 Plus app available on Google Play and App Store for FREE.

Remaining finalists send an emotional goodbye to this week’s bottom five

03/03/2018
by Mnl48 Philippines

Although the remaining 60 finalists became closer to reaching their dream of becoming part of the Final 48, they were saddened as another five girls bid goodbye to their MNL48 journey today, March 3, after their performance on ABS-CBN’s It’s Showtime.

Despite being in a competition, the girls have already formed a strong bond and friendship that will continue on even after the idol search. Tears shed as the candidates gave their final messages to their close friends at the back stage after the emotional announcement of this week’s Top 10 and bottom five.

Sheki jumped to Top 3 and is definitely another candidate to watch out for in the coming weeks. Here are the other aspirants who made it to this week’s Top 10 according to their ranking.

Ella, Rain, Sheki, Pie, Cherish, Alyssa, Kate, Daryll, Lorem, Aly got the chance to show their talent in singing and dancing as they performed Kapamilya singer/actress Janella Salvador “Pumapag-ibig” live on stage, together with the Top 10 this week. Out of 65 hopefuls, Pie, Rain, Lorem, Kate, and Cherish got the lowest score from advisers, coaches, and producers leading to the end their idol journey.


Discover more about your Oshi by tuning in to MNL48 Online Update from Monday to Saturday every day at 6PM on its official Facebook page (@mnl48official) and YouTube Channel (@mnl48). Last week, the supporters have witnessed Top 65 girls’ special talents and skills from beat boxing to painting, so keep on watching and find out more about your Idols.

See the real-time raking of the remaining finalists on our website (mnl48.ph) and MNL48 Plus app, and don’t forget to continuously campaign and invite more people to register and vote for your Oshi using the mobile app available on Google Play and Play Store for FREE!

MNL48 announces week 4’s Top 10 aspirants and bid goodbye to 5 hopefuls

02/24/2018
by Mnl48 Philippines

After the heartbreaking first elimination of five aspirants and the announcement of Week 3 Top 10 girls last Saturday, another batch of hopefuls were given a chance to shine onstage as this week’s Top 10 aspirants were revealed today, February 24, on ABS-CBN’s It’s Showtime.

This week, Lei, Uriko, Alice, Aria, Sheki, Shaina, Nice, Eunice, Shaira, Cath, Tin, Micah, Abby, Kimberly, Ash, Sayaka, Alyn, Trixie, Jewel, and Gabb performed live on It’s Showtime stage and surprised their advisers and the audience as they showcased, for the first time, their singing talent while performing Yeng Constantino’s hit song “Time In” headed by their voice coach Maria Cecilia Arrieta.



As for our Week 4’s Top 10, Eunice and Sayaka have consistently been Top 1 and Top 2 for the third consecutive weeks, while Alice maintained her rank as Top 3 for this week.

Here are the top-rankers for Week 4 according to their rank:


Sadly, another batch of hopefuls ended their MNL48 journey today as their advisers, coaches and producers eliminated 5 aspirants for this week’s live elimination. Early today, we said goodbye to Uriko, Cath, Micah, Alyn and Kimberly.

Secure your Oshi’s spot on next week’s Top 10 by continuously campaigning for them and inviting more people to vote using the MNL48 Plus Mobile App, available on Google Play Store and App Store.

Meanwhile, get to know more about the remaining finalists by tuning in on MNL48 Online Update airing from Monday to Saturday at 6PM on its official Facebook page and YouTube Channel.

To view the complete Top 65 ranking, you may visit the MNL48 website and MNL48 Plus mobile app, and get the latest updates by following MNL48 social media accounts.

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Facebook, Twitter, Instagram: @mnl48official
YouTube: @mnl48

New faces joined the Top 10 aspirants for week 3; tougher challenges for MNL48 finalists

02/17/2018
by Mnl48 Philippines

Two new aspirants moved up and performed live as part of this week’s Top 10 girls as revealed today, February 17, on ABS-CBN’s It’s Showtime.

After a week of rigorous training and rehearsals, this week’s top-rankers wowed the audience with their group performance of Anne Curtis’ OPM single “Empire of Pink”.

Eunice and Sayaka have maintained their rank as Top 1 and Top 2 for the second time. Let’s take a look at our week 3’s Top 10 future idols according to their rank:

Aside from the Top 10 girls who performed today, the idol hopefuls were in for a big surprise as another group of talented girls got a chance to perform live to prove that they are also idol-worthy.

However, as the competition gets tougher, starting this week, our future idols will have to double their hard work and dedication as MNL48 advisers, coaches, and produces will eliminate five aspirants every Saturday. Earlier today, Zara, Zhyra Ica, Isha, Krizzia, had an emotional farewell on It’Showtime as they bid goodbye to their fellow candidates.

Make sure to continuously campaign for your Oshi and vote for them using the MNL48 Plus Mobile App to secure their spot in the succeeding weekly Top 10 ranking and watch them perform live on It’s Showtime every Saturday.

Aside from the MNL48 segment on the Kapamilya Network’s noontime show, fans and supporters can get up-close and personal with the MNL48 finalists by tuning in live to MNL48’s Online Update airing daily at 6PM on its official Facebook page and YouTube channel.

To view the complete Top 75 ranking, you may visit the MNL48 website and MNL48 Plus mobile app, and get the latest updates by following MNL48 social media accounts.

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Facebook, Twitter, Instagram: @mnl48official

YouTube: @mnl48

MNL48 announces week 2’s top ranking aspirants

02/11/2018
by Mnl48 Philippines

After a week of training and campaigning, another batch of aspirants who made it to this week’s Top 10 were announced last Saturday, February 10, on ABS-CBN’s It’s Showtime.

This week, a new face was added to the roster of Top 10 girls where Abby joined the group and Eunice moved up from last week’s Top 6 to Top 1. Moreover, week 2 top rankers proved that they deserve to be on their spots by showing off their dancing skills as they performed another OPM classic song, “Mr. Kupido”.

Here are the girls who captured the hearts of the supporters according to their ranking:

Meanwhile, last week’s MNL48 Online Update episodes dug deeper into the emotions of our hopefuls as they reminisced their childhood days by looking back at some of their most adorable photos. Next week, find out what makes your Oshi standout by tuning in to MNL48 every day, 6PM on its official Facebook page and YouTube channel.

Make sure to continuously campaign and vote for your Oshi for next week’s Top 10 by downloading the MNL48 Plus Mobile App, available on Google Play and Play Store, and register as supporter for free.

To view the complete Top 75 ranking, you may visit the MNL48 website and MNL48 Plus mobile app, and get the latest updates by following MNL48 social media accounts.

Website: mnl48.ph

Facebook, Twitter, Instagram: @mnl48official

YouTube: @mnl48

MNL48 reveals this week’s Top 10 aspirants

02/03/2018
by Mnl48 Philippines

Following the implementation of the blind voting for the Top 75 finalists last Wednesday, January 31, this week’s Top 10 aspirants were revealed today, February 3, on ABS-CBN’s noontime show, It's Showtime.

Here are the girls who made it to this week’s Top 10 according to their ranking:

Next week we will find out if these girls will still be part of the Top 10 or we’ll be seeing new faces on the list. If you want to see your Oshi to be part of the weekly top-rankers who will perform live every Saturday on It’s Showtime, keep on voting for them using the MNL48 mobile app.

To view the complete Top 75 ranking, you may visit MNL48 website and MNL48 Plus mobile app and get the latest updates by following MNL48 social media accounts.

Website: mnl48.ph

Facebook, Twitter, Instagram: @mnl48official

YouTube: @mnl48

MNL48 Blind Voting Starts

02/01/2018
by Mnl48 Philippines

After the release of the latest version of MNL48 website and mobile app, and the reveal of the Top 75 finalists last January 27, MNL48 announced the implementation of blind voting system.

Blind voting will be implemented every Wednesday to Saturday which means supporters can still vote for their Oshi using the MNL48 Plus App. Viewing of real-time ranking will resume at 12:30PM on Saturday to 12:30PM the following Wednesday on the website and mobile app, and in ABS-CBN’s noontime show, It’s Showtime.

This new system is expected to add more flavor and excitement, both to the 75 finalists and to their supporters. Moreover, the finalists who will make it to the Top 10 ranking, to be announced every Saturday, will be given a chance to perform live on It’s Showtime on the same day.

Meanwhile, MNL48 also reminded all supporters to strictly follow the one account policy. Creating multiple and fake accounts to vote for their Oshi may lead to disqualification of their favorites if proven that the finalist garnered votes from prohibited accounts

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MNL48 releases new version of website and mobile app

01/27/2018
by Mnl48 Philippines

MNL48 launched the newest version of its website and mobile app today, January 27 following the reveal of the Top 75 contestants who made it to the next stage of the competition.

Aside from new look of the mobile app, the latest update includes real-time ranking of the Top 75 finalists which can be viewed on the website and mobile app, and a new voting system where registered supporters can now only “Like” five applicants/Oshi per account.

These updates on the website and mobile app are in preparation for the next stage of the nationwide idol search, the “Road to Final 48”, and creation of the Philippines’ first generation of all-girl idol group, MNL48.

Moreover, new fans who wish to support their Oshi can only register through MNL48 Plus mobile app. Once fans have successfully created an account on the app, they can start using the MNL48 Plus mobile app to “Like” their Oshi. Meanwhile, the membership will not only be valid for voting, but also for receiving latest announcements and official fan club invitations, and will also serve as fan’s General Election ID, and to be used for theatre ticket reservations.

To create an account on MNL48 Plus, fill in the required fields with your valid information including your legal name, email address, mobile number, and authenticate your account through one-time SMS verification upon logging in on the app.

MNL48 Plus mobile app is available for free on App store for iPhone users and Play Store for Android devices

To get the latest updates, visit our website and follow our social media accounts:

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Road to Final 48: MNL48 announces Top 75 finalists

01/27/2018
by Mnl48 Philippines


MNL48 announced the Top 75 aspirants who will vie for the next stage of the competition on their Road to Final 48 today, January 27, on ABS-CBN’s leading noontime show, It’s Showtime.

After being presented live on national television for the first time last January 20, the Top 200 applicants who made it to the second stage were screened through a panel interview by Hallohallo Entertainment President Mr. Paulo Kurosawa, ABS-CBN Head for TV Production Mr. Laurenti Dyogi, ABS-CBN Chief Operating Officer Ms. Cory Vidanes, ABS-CBN Creative Head Mr. Jillmer Dy, and ABS-CBN Business Unit Head Ms. Mercy Gonzales.

After a long and rigorous screening process, the panel of judges made their selection of the Top 75 applicants who were revealed today one by one during the MNL48’s It’s Showtime segment.

Meanwhile, MNL48 also released the latest version of its website and mobile app to coincide with this big announcement. The system update includes the new voting system where registered supporters can only “Like” five candidates and the real-time ranking of the Top 75 finalists can finally be viewed.

To get the latest updates, follow the MNL48 social media

accounts and website:

Website: mnl48.ph

Facebook, Twitter, Instagram: @mnl48official

YouTube: @mnl48