A.K.A. Jam’s Katrina Velarde and Monique Lualhati version of Jessie J’s Pitch Perfect 2 song has gone viral with thousand Youtube views.
The duo created the cover of Jessie J’s hit song, “Flashlight,” and uploaded it on Youtube on Thursday, June 18. But before it went online, “Flashlight” became an internet hit after an app called Smule attracted fans to sing along with Jessie J. The British singer used the app and invited fans to duet with her to her hit Flashlight from blockbuster Pitch Perfect 2, per Stuff.co.nz.
As soon as the video was uploaded on Youtube by Katrina Velarde it went viral and even websites and social media blogged and endorsed the duet song. Since then the video has been seen by thousands of people world wide.
Katrina and Monique are parts of the all-girls group that competed in the concluded “The X Factor Philippines,” and was mentored by Gary Valenciano. The group, then named “Newborn Divas,” was previously a hall of famer in the 11th season of “Talentadong Pinoy.”
In the video, the duo can be seen putting their hearts and souls into the performance.
A.K.A. Jam is composed of Alyssa Quijano, Auriette Divina, Katrina Velarde, Jhelsea Flores, and Ashley Campbell.