Rose Fostanes is a Filipina caregiver who made a mark in the latest edition of X Factor Israel after she earned a standing ovation during her audition performance. The 46-year-old caregiver from Tel Aliv lives in a small house with three other friends who also work as caregivers in Israel.
Watch the performance video of Rose Fostanes:
During the video presentation before her audition, Rose Fostanes was quoted as saying that, “God knows that we are helping our families and they do not know how we sacrifice. Maybe if I join and win in this competition my life will change,” Rose Fostanes said.
The single Pinay caregiver admitted during the interview that she has forgotten to find a partner because she prioritized her work to support her family way back home.
Rose made her own rendition of the song popularized by Shirley Bassey titled “This Is My Life.” She also confessed during her presentation that it was her first time to sing in front of a huge crowd.
After the remarkable performance of Rose Fostanes, all of the four judges and even some of the audience gave her standing ovation. Judges Ivri Lider and Shiri Maimon was really impressed with the Filipinas wonderful voice while judge Rami Fortis stated that Rose got the X-Factor.