Fiji Time: 5:27 PM on Saturday 19 August

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

Taylor wins $1000 prize

Atasa Moceituba
Sunday, August 17, 2014

ABOUT 100 people turned up to support and witness the KAILA! Star Search finalists' very competitive battle last night.

The 10 contestants wowed the audience after they showcased their talents through singing and dancing as they took to the stage for the last time.

KAILA! Star Search competition co-ordinator Isireli Mainavukea said he was overwhelmed with the contestants' performances last night.

He said most of the contestants were amateurs, adding they were not trained singers as some had thought.

"After watching tonight's show I'm sure most of these people would have been thrilled and amazed by the kids' performance all I can say is, I'm so proud of them and at the end of the show they are all winners."

This year's KAILA! Star Search winner, Jed Taylor, said his mother was the reason behind his success for having faith in the 19-year-old lad.

"I want to thank everyone who has been so supportive, my mentor, friends and family and most importantly the Almighty God"

KAILA! Star Search Winners

Overall winner — Jed Taylor — $1000

2nd prize — Sons of Marz — $750

3rd prize — Leanne Filomena — $500








Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Westpac
Code Inward TTs Outward TTs
CAD 0.63320.6142
JPY 55.309152.3091
GBP 0.38640.3784
EUR 0.42580.4138
NZD 0.69220.6592
AUD 0.63630.6113
USD 0.50100.4840

from

$0.00

Exchange Rate updated on 14th, August, 2017

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Girl, 14, looks after grandma
  2. Naupoto: The face of RFMF
  3. Lanyon is Miss People's Choice
  4. Consensual sex claim
  5. Bus catches fire
  6. State rating
  7. University opens new institute
  8. Bacterial outbreak
  9. Fiji faces challenge, loses meteorologists
  10. Education Ministry aware

Top Stories this Week

  1. Fijian dies in crash after fleeing crime scene Tuesday (15 Aug)
  2. Couple ties knot on REACH mobile bus Sunday (13 Aug)
  3. Man 'run over' by car Tuesday (15 Aug)
  4. Hope in the darkest hour Thursday (17 Aug)
  5. The leaping point Monday (14 Aug)
  6. Man stabs duo Wednesday (16 Aug)
  7. Nawai stops Tabuarua in the first round Monday (14 Aug)
  8. Mysterious calls after the murder Tuesday (15 Aug)
  9. Surprise hailstorm Thursday (17 Aug)
  10. Retirement age, salary on agenda Wednesday (16 Aug)