Sarah G. hopes to do a duet with Jessica

Posted at 05/23/2012 11:34 AM | Updated as of 05/23/2012 5:10 PM

Pop Star Princess Sarah Geronimo and "American Idol" finalist Jessica Sanchez. File Photo/Composite

MANILA, Philippines -- Pop Star Princess Sarah Geronimo hopes to do a duet with "American Idol" finalist Jessica Sanchez.

In her variety show "Sarah G Live," Geronimo said she's proud of the Filipino-Mexican-American's singing prowess.

"Sobrang bilib ako sa galing at talent ni Jessica Sanchez. Congratulations in advance at talagang para sa amin ikaw na ang panalo, go, go, go!," Geronimo said.

Like many Filipinos, Geroninmo said she will be praying for Sanchez to win the competition.

"We love you Jessica dahil talagang pinatunayan mo ang galing ng Pilipino. Lahat po kami dito sa Pilipinas at lahat ng kababayan mo sa buong mundo ay sobrang proud at suportado ka. We are all praying for you. Mabuhay ka Jessica!," Geronimo added.

Sanchez has previously said that among the Filipino singers, she admires Geronimo, as well as Charice.