Name: Gretchen Espina
Location: Quezon City
Audition Venue: SMX, Mall of Asia
Question and Answer
Where do you get your musical talent from?
From both of my mom and dad. Musically inclined yung nuclear family ko.
What are your hobbies?
I’m a frustrated clothes designer, love designing my room, I draw, watch movies, soundtrip, chat, play table tennis, cooking.
What music do you listen to?
Can you play any musical instrument, if so what and to what level?
Piano� though I’m not that good pa.
Why did you apply for Pinoy Idol?
Try lang. Plus it’s a chance to take.
Where do you sing?
I sing (w/ UPSA) at private events, UP colleges, PICC; Philamlife etc.
Which singers inspire you and why?
Aretha- mommah of soul; Ms. Reg- versatile; Amy W.- defying norms.
What’s your claim to fame?
I sing from the heart.
What 3 things would you take to a desert island with you?
My special barkada, laptop with internet connection and batteries and a boat.
Who in your life has been most inspiring to you? How?
God! HE works and loves unconditionally. Kuya Ed! He works and loves unconditionally.
Pinoy Idol Gretchen Estephanie with her dad, Biliran Governor Rogelio J. Espina, MD., FPOA
Her sweet demeanor hides a powerful singing voice
How to vote for Gretchen
Text IDOL GRETCHEN to 367 for Smart and Talk ‘n Text users, 2344 for other networks. Standard texting charges apply. Voting is applicable only in the Philippines.
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