Vanjoss Bayaban has been hailed grand champion of the fourth season of popular singing competition "The Voice Kids" on Sunday.
The Pangasinan-native garnered a total of 62.11 votes, followed by Carmelle Collado and Cyd Pangca with 24.74 percent and 13.15 percent, respectively.
For his final performance, Vanjoss sang Josh Groban’s “You Raise Me Up”.
His coach, Sarah Geronimo, lauded his heartfelt performance.
"Working with Vanjoss has been a humbling and inspiring experience for me. Napakahusay pero marunong makinig sa mga payo," she said.
Leah Salonga, for her part, also praised Vanjoss for being consistent throughout the competition
"Vanjoss, mula sa blind audition mo ipinakita mo talaga 'yung power, and tonight, full power ka talaga. Ang masasabi ko lang, this is for your mom, sulit ang pag-uwi mo," she said.
As part of his prize, Vanjoss will take home P2 million, a house and lot, and a recording contract, among others.