Last November 24, 2015, Filipino-Australian Cyrus Villanueva was declared the winner of X Factor Australia Season 7 with Chris Isaak as his winning mentor. X Factor Australia Season 7 started September 13, 2015. Other judges were Guy Sebastian, Dannii Minogue, James Blunt.
Name: Cyrus Villanueva
Age: 19 years old as of 2015
Residence: Wollongong, New South Wales
Musical Influences: Nat Kin Cole, Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson, Ray Charles
Song he sang during his audition at X Factor Australia Season 7: “Earned It” by The Weekend
School: University of Wollongong
Albums: Self Titled Album “Cyrus” will be released on December 9, 2015 from Sony Music Australia and a Debut Single “Stone”.
1. Cyrus Villanueva is from a family that enjoys music. His brothers and his father are professional entertainers.
2. He is studying graphic Design at the University and at his spare time he performs gigs at the bar, café, and weddings.
3. He knows how to play the piano and guitar.
4. Cyrus Father is a Filipino and his mother is an Australian.