Look! The Voice Kids Champ Lyca Gairanod Makes School Her Priority, Juggles Career and Studies


Who could forget little Lyca Gairanod and her powerful voice that made her the first ever grand champion of the singing competition, The Voice Kids, in ABS-CBN? A small girl with an impressive vocal prowess and a sad background story, Lyca touched and charmed most of the viewers. 

Back then, her coach and mentor was pop star and Kapamilya talent, Sarah Geronimo, who also won a singing competition that shot her to stardom. Aside from the P1 million prize, Lyca also bagged a recording contract with MCA Music, Inc.

Lyca Gairanod, Nag-aaral Ngayon Sa Isang Bigatin Na International School! Alamin Kung Saan Ito!

Lyca Gairanod, Nag-aaral Ngayon Sa Isang Bigatin Na International School! Alamin Kung Saan Ito!

Following the competition, the young singer also portrayed herself in an episode of “Maalaala Mo Kaya,” showing her life as the daughter of a fisherman and collector of recyclable materials like bottles and old newspapers. 

Lyca Gairanod, Nag-aaral Ngayon Sa Isang Bigatin Na International School! Alamin Kung Saan Ito!

Lyca Gairanod, Nag-aaral Ngayon Sa Isang Bigatin Na International School! Alamin Kung Saan Ito!

She helped her family by scavenging with her mother and singing for neighbors. At 10 years old, Lyca looked tiny for her age. 

Lyca Gairanod, Nag-aaral Ngayon Sa Isang Bigatin Na International School! Alamin Kung Saan Ito!

Lyca Gairanod, Nag-aaral Ngayon Sa Isang Bigatin Na International School! Alamin Kung Saan Ito!

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