[From MNL48 Press Release]
The remaining MNL48 aspirants were all given a chance to perform live on It’s Showtime stage as the Top 48 girls who will continue on to the competition were announced today, March 17, 2018.
The girls impressed the audience and their mentors when they showcased their dancing skills to the beat of Kim Chui’s OPM song, Expressed Yourself.
Among the 55 girls, Ella, Dana and Nice stood out as the judges noticed their charm and stage presence during the group performance.
Sadly, much to everyone’s surprise, 7 girls were eliminated earlier today. Pam, Patriz, Bea, Heart, Yoana, Erah and Mara bid their goodbyes to their co-candidates and supporters for the fifth live elimination that led to the announcement of the Top 48 girls who will continue their journey to be part of MNL48 first generation members. The remaining girls will face new challenges as they are now a step closer to reaching their ultimate idol dream.
Make sure to visit MNL48 website (mnl48.ph) to view the Top 48 ranking and continuously support your Oshi by inviting more people to vote through the MNL48 Plus app.
Stay updated on their journey by following the MNL48 official Facebook page (@mnl48official), MNL48 official Twitter page (@mnl48official), and MNL48 YouTube channel (@mnl48).