A French winner of the “X-Factor” program in Lithuania

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A 27-year-old Frenchman, Antoine Wend, won, on December 26, in a duet with a pianist, the ninth edition of the Lithuanian version of the show “X Factor”.

A Franco-Lithuanian duo won the 9th edition of “X Faktorius”, the Lithuanian version of the talent show “X Factor” on Sunday December 26th. On vocals, Antoine Wend, 27 years old from Rouen, on the piano Mindaugas Pundzius met in Lithuania a few years earlier, to form the duo Mando.

As the story goes Le Figaro, the duo won the hearts of audiences, qualifying show after show, for eight weeks, before finally winning the contest last Sunday. At the end of the day 15,000 euros but also, as reported by Parisian, a contract with the record company Universal.

The young singer marked the competition from his beginnings with, in particular, his interpretation of the song by Daniel Balavoine SOS a landowner in distress.

A final victory shared by the French on Instagram: “Thank you! I have no words to express our gratitude to you. You have made our dream come true and this is only the beginning.”

An EP, Golden Heart, would be in preparation, according to his biography on the social network. The adventure has only just begun.