Archive for October, 2007

One Dream – Sharon Cuneta feat. Jim Brickman

Monday, October 29th, 2007

Sharon Cuneta is a popular Filipina actress, tv host, singer, and endorser. She is also the first Filipina artist to sell out at the Los Angeles Shrine Auditorium in 1988 and her latest concert in June 2005. Her poster can be found in The Shrine’s Hall of Fame beside Michael Jackson’s and Barbara Streisand’s. She was also awared with an Honorary Key to the City of Los Angeles by former LA Mayor Tom Bradley back in the 90’s.

The video below is of her singing “One Dream” featuring Jim Brickman.

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The Eraserheads – With a Smile

Monday, October 22nd, 2007

The Eraserheads was one of the most popular pop-rock bands in the Philippines prior to the band’s split-up in March 2002. The band literally paved the way for other promising pop-rock bands like Rivermaya, Parokya ni Edgar, and Yano.

This is one of the band’s earlier singles entitled With a Smile from their third album Circus released in 1994.

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Philippine R&B Princess Kyla

Monday, October 15th, 2007

Kyla is the Philippine’s R&B princess. A very promising singer at the age of 23, Kyla has received various music awards including the Best New Artist award at the MTV Philippines and Awit Awards.

Kyla is a regular host of the noontime variety show SOP where other popular singers like Regine Velasquez and Ogie Alcasid are also part of. Her most recent activities include singing the Philippine national hymn at the Pacquiao-Morales fight last October 6, 2007.

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Asia’s Songbird Regine Velasquez

Monday, October 15th, 2007

Regine Velasquez is one of the most popular singers, tv host, and actress in the Philippines. Born in April 22, 1970, she is known for her vocal range and has performed with various international stars like Mandy Moore, Stephen Bishop, Coco Lee, and Peabo Bryson, to name a few. Most of the younger singers like Kyla and Jasmine Trias often refer to Regine Velasquez as their idol in singing.

In the MTV Awards 2002, Regine Velasquez and Mandy Moore performed a duet of Mandy Moore’s single “Cry,” the video below.

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