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TD Canadian Talent Showdown 2017

View this year’s most talented contestants and vote for your favourite performance! Check the contestant you want to vote for, then scroll down to the bottom and click on the link to submit your vote.

You can submit a vote for the Junior division and the Youth division!

Contestant Auditions 

Kiley Zheng

Starting secondary school soon, Kiley has practicing music since she was 5 years old. Originally starting out with piano and now playing the flute, Kiley has enjoyed singing throughout her musical career. She is currently listening to pop and rap songs such as “Moonlight”.

For the audition, Kiley performed “Stiches” by Shawn Mendes.

Avin Alimohammadi

An aspiring artist, Avin has been singing for 7 years now and also started to record music. One of her musical inspirations were the powerful actors at Broadway in New York and finds the natural beauty and diverse population to be two of Canada’s most interesting features.

For the audition, Avin performed “The Writing’s on the Wall” by Sam Smith.

Connor Nelson

A pop and R&B singer, Connor has performed at numerous fundraisers and events not just in the Lower Mainland but New York and LA as well. Demi Lovato is an inspiration for her continued strength through struggles and he is also inspired by the individual identities Canada fosters.

For the audition, Connor performed “Rise Up” by Andra Day.

Denico Espadilla

An accomplished musician, Denico plays not only the piano but the guitar, clarinet and ukulele as well. Often collaborating with other musicians, composers and producers, he has already released a song called “5 FORTY 5” and plans to release an album soon.

His audition video included “Untitled (How Does It Feel)” by D’Angelo and “Suit & Tie” by Justin Timberlake.

Eagle Ho

An avid punk and rock fan, Eagle has grown up with the two genres and honed his singing and guitar skills to match his idols. He finds the beautiful scenery one of Canada’s best aspects.

For the audition, Eagle performed “Come On Everybody” by Eddie Cochran.

Elias Gonzales

No stranger to talent shows, Elias has been singing since childhood and continues to do so today. He is part of the Vancouver College Choir and participates in Theatre as well. In addition to many talent shows, Elias also performs at senior residences.

For his audition video, Elias performed “ Say You Won’t Let Go” by James Arthur.

Seven Taviss

A lover of several music genres, Seven has been singing since he was eleven. His favourite artist is the late Michael Jackson, the King of Pop though his favourite genre is R&B for its vibes. He wants to bring energy to the stage to get the audience both excited and entertained.

For the audition, Seven sang and played the keyboard to “Only One” by Kanye West.

Jaenna Calingasan

Inspired by ‘The Sound of Music’, Jaenna began singing then songwriting and guitar playing early on. Her favourite genre is acoustic/indie pop and she’s currently listening to “Most Girls” by Hailee Steinfield, one of her idols, for its themes of acceptance and female empowerment.

For her video audition, she sang and played guitar to her original song “Simply Me”.

Online Voting for Youth Division

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