Watch Bella Santiago perform ‘Cine iubește și lasă’ by Maria Tănase (X Factor Romania Season 8)
Filipina singer Bella Santiago (age 28) continues to wow the judges and the audience of X Factor Romania 2018.
For the first live show of X Factor Romania Season 8 on December 9, 2018, Bella Santiago sang a powerful and dramatic cover of Maria Tănase’s 1937 classic “Cine iubește și lasă”.
The song “Cine iubește și lasă” [Whoever loves and leaves] is described by some people as the most famous curse of Romanian love.
The lyrics of the song express a wish that whoever loves and then leaves should be punished by God.
Watch the enigmatic Bella Santiago with her version of “Cine iubește și lasă” [Whoever loves and leaves]:
Bella Santiago sings ‘Cine iubește și lasă’ by Maria Tănase
Bella Santiago sailed through the Live Show 1 of X Factor Romania 2018. The girl group Diamonds was voted out of the competition.