The Voice of the Philippines Season 2 kicked off the battle to shave the number of remaining artists into the competition’s Top 12 on February 7, 2015. The votes had save two of the artists in Top 4 while one will be saved by their respective coaches. The result of the votes had been immediately revealed on the same night it had been open.
In the episode on February 7, the new mechanics had been revealed. The voting lines had been open right after each artist from the respective teams had finished performing. The voting lines were also closed right after the commercial break. The two contenders with the highest percentage of votes in a team will be automatically saved and will go on to the next rounds as part of Top 12. The coach of the team will them decide who among the remaining two artists will be saved and will join the two singers saved by the votes.
With Team Sarah, the artist with 41.61 percent of total votes is Kokoi Baldo. He had been saved by the votes and the first to be in Top 12 from Sarah’s team. Monique Lualhati is the second artist saved in Team Sarah.
Apl shared that he loved both of the remaining artist in the team. He picked Mackie Cao for her stage presence and the heart to fight in the competition. Sarah in turn shared that both Jason Dy and Jason Fernandez did well in the whole competition and were able to gather a lot of fans. She said that she had based her decision with the night’s performances. In the end she had chosen Jason Dy.
Comprising the half of the competition’s Top 12 are Team Apl’s Daryl Ong, Alisah Bonaobra and Mackie Cao together with eam Sarah’s Kokoi Baldo, Jason Dy, and Monique Lualhati.