Sarah Geronimo is set to represent the Philippines in ASEAN-Japam Music Festival, an event that will gather top artists from Southeast Asia and Japan.<div><br></div><div>The Japanese embassy in the country took to social media to share a video of the Pop-star Royalty inviting her fellow Pinoys to attend the second iteration of the music fest, which will be held at NHK Hall Tokyo on October 4.</div><div><br></div><div>“Let’s all enjoy the show as I’ll be with the other ASEAN artists. Soon, the experience will be seen on Philippine TV. See you there!” said Sarah.</div><div><br></div><div>ASEAN-Japan Music Festival aims to foster warmer ties between the country and the regional organization.</div><div><br></div><div>The event also coincides with the 45th anniversary of the ASEAN-Japan Friendship and Cooperation.<br><br>Source: <a href="http://www.onemusic.ph/news/sarah-geronimo-represent-ph-asean-japan-music-festival-4051" target="" rel="">http://www.onemusic.ph/news/sarah-geronimo-represent-ph-asean-japan-music-festival-4051</a></div>
We are more excited than ever for December to arrive as Shawn Mendes revealed that he is working on a Christmas song!<div><br></div><div>After tweeting that his back in "country land", - to what fans assumed to be in Nashville - Shawn's social media followers quickly appealed for the long overdue request of a "country album" and one even came up with the idea of a "country christmas song". Coincidentally, the Canadian singer is already working on one because he knows we all deserve it.How about you do an entire Christmas album, love?<br><br>Source: <a href="https://myx.abs-cbn.com/features/16080/shawn-mendes-working-on-a-christmas-song-is-exactl/" target="" rel="">https://myx.abs-cbn.com/features/16080/shawn-mendes-working-on-a-christmas-song-is-exactl/</a><br></div>
Joey “Pepe” Smith, regarded as the symbol and inventor of Pinoy rock, suffered a stroke a few hours ago and was rushed to a hospital in Antipolo. <br /><br /> Music promoter Dudee Alfonso told the Inquirer that Smith–who’s turning 70 on Dec. 25–had just spent time with Willie Revillame and was in the car with his manager when Smith signaled he couldn’t speak. <br /><br /> Staff at Metro Antipolo Hospital, where Smith was rushed, moved him to the stroke unit, said Alfonso. <br /><br /> This was the third time Smith suffered a stroke, Alfonso pointed out. The first time was said to have caused an impediment in his speech. <br /><br /> Source: inquirer.net
The brother and sister group – Breaker – has finally released their very own single ‘Perfect Love’ after leaving Singapore just over a year ago to Manila to pursue their music career. The Filipino/ Singapore siblings are well known as the only group that was selected to participate in Simon Cowell’s Online Talent Search in 2014. They have recently joined Vehnee Saturno’s talent search starring Ka Na and has recently released their very first single on iTunes, Spotify and Amazon, which was written by their lead singer Sor Ng.<br /><br /> The group’s popularity reached 9,000 likes in just 3 days on Facebook after their release that secured their invitation to one of Manila’s top radio stations including MOR 101.9, 8tri Media, WishFM, PinasFM, LoveRadio, and HomeRadio. Head of Star Music A&R Jonathan Manalo and award winning composer and producer ‘Rox Santos’ are rooting for this upcoming group.