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5. Moira dela Torre – Perfect by Ed Sheeran
Many can (and will) attest to how angelic Moira dela Torre’s voice sounds. Her rendition of Ed Sheeran’s song is much like its title—perfect.
4. Reese Lansangan – Pillowtalk by ZAYN
Reese Lansangan easily charms us with her own version of Pillowtalk by ZAYN. We honestly want to be in the bed all day, bed all day just listening to this.
3. Clara Benin and Dane Hipolito – Your Universe by Rico Blanco
Hold your hearts because you’re going to feel all the feels when you hear Clara Benin and Dane Hipolito’s duet singing Rico Blanco’s Your Universe. Clara’s raspy voice harmonizing with Dane’s smooth voice is like a match made in heaven.
2. Ysabelle – Tuloy Pa Rin by Neocolours
If you’re having a bad day, just play Ysabelle’s take on Tuloy Pa Rin by Neocolours, and it will instantly change your mood. Listening to her sing is so refreshing and uplifting that any song of hers you play will put a smile on your face.
1. Renee Dominique – What a Wonderful World by Louis Armstrong and Can’t Help Falling in Love by Elvis Presley
You can try but you probably can’t help but fall in love with Reneé Dominique’s mash-up of Louis Armstrong and Elvis Presley’s classic hits sang with an indie touch. Her soothing and calming voice is the kind you want to hear on a chill Sunday morning or a lazy afternoon by the beach.