Jessica Sanchez has nailed both the US and Philippines’ National Anthem in the Pacquiao vs. Rios Fight in Macau, this Saturday, November 23, 2013, ET.
Jessica Sanchez, American Idol season 12 runner-up, rendered one of the best performances of both songs. Her crisp, huge and powerful voice made the songs more iconic and meaningful.
Jessica Sanchez’s rendition of the Philippine National Anthem was perfect and flawless, although she is not well-versed with the Filipino language having been raised in the States.
Manny Pacquiao triumphed over the younger and bigger Brandon Rios via unanimous decision, demonstrating that the Pacman has still the power and speed he had when he was younger. The Boxing Superstar dedicated his win to the Filipinos especially to the Typhoon Haiyan survivors.
Jessica Sanchez was invited by Manny Pacquiao to sing both National Anthems of the US and the Philippines.