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Jessica Sanchez in concert at Solaire

Jessica Sanchez in concert at Solaire.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource: thestandard thestandardNov 5th, 2018

American Idol alum Jessica Sanchez performs in PHL

AMERICAN IDOL-alum Jessica Elizabeth Sanchez comes back to the Philippines for a one-night concert, bringing with her the hits that made her a finalist on the US singing show alongside songs that will showcase her vocal versatility......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsNov 5th, 2018

Jessica Sanchez coming back to Manila in May

MANILA, Philippines – Former American Idol runner-up Jessica Sanchez will return to Manila this summer to guest in Jake Zyrus' upcoming concert on May 25. Jake, formerly known as Charice, made the announcement on his Instagram account. R&B singer Kyla is also one of his guest performers. {source} .....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 8th, 2018

Brian McKnight to serenade PH fans in 2-city concert series

Brian McKnight, the big-voiced R&B singer who rose to fame in the 1990s for his hit song "One Last Cry," is set to return to the Philippines for a concert on Dec. 4 at The Theatre at Solaire, and on Dec. 5 at the Waterfront Cebu City Hotel and Casino. Mounted by MediaSync Production and Beyond Borders, the two-night concert will also feature local artists Joaquin Garcia, Natasha Saas and JV Decena as Brian's guests. Call 891-9999 and 911-5555 for the Manila show; or 232-6888 for Cebu. Known for his expansive vocal range, piercing falsetto and for playing eight musical instruments, the 16-time Grammy-nominated artist is also behind such sultry tunes and power ballads as "Lov...Keep on reading: Brian McKnight to serenade PH fans in 2-city concert series.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 15th, 2018

Jessica Sanchez returns to her mother& rsquo;s roots

Jessica Sanchez returns to her mother& rsquo;s roots.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  thestandardRelated NewsNov 13th, 2018

Korina Sanchez draws flak for K-pop comment

MANILA, Philippines – Until recently, Korina Sanchez was the woman who made K-pop fans cringe-laugh after she responded with “annyeonghaseyo (hello)” to a compliment from Momoland, but her recent comments on the Pinoy K-pop community have sparked more than just laughs. In a Facebook post shared after the September 1 concert ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 5th, 2018

Korina Sanchez draws flak for remark on K-pop fans

Kapamilya TV host Korina Sanchez is in the hot seat again after netizens criticized her statement regarding the concert of Korean group Wanna One......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 4th, 2018

The comic and the singer

IF THERE’S two things Filipinos love, it’s music and laughter, and that’s exactly what singer Nonoy Zuniga and comedian/singer Willie Nepomuceno are serving in their one night Music and Laughter concert on July 27 at the Theatre at Solaire Resort and Casino in Parañaque City......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJul 23rd, 2018

Ex-Side A vocalist Joey Generoso to hold 30th anniversary concert

MANILA, Philippines – To mark 30 years in the music scene, former Side A vocalist Joey Generoso is set to celebrate with a concert on June 22 at the Theatre at Solaire. Joey G Beyond 3 Decades of Music showcases Joey G's music – songs that Filipinos enjoyed then, and continue ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 10th, 2018

Ylona Garcia belted out a Whitney Houston song and fans were 'shookt

Ylona Garcia is one underrated singer. You may have seen her perform on TV a few times and thought, "Oh, she's good." But you might change your mind aftee watching her belt out "I've Got Nothing" by Whitney Houston with AJ Rafael and American Idol runner-up Jessica Sanchez. The video, titled "Classic Karaoke Songs Medley," was posted on AJ's channel last June 5. But as of writing, the video is eighth on the trending page and has over 309,000 views. Ylona sang "I've Got Nothing" after AJ and Jessica's duet of "Endless Love." She also sang "At Last" by Etta James in which she nailed the bluesy vibe of the song. But the best part would probably be her duet with Jessica that sh...Keep on reading: Ylona Garcia belted out a Whitney Houston song and fans were #shookt.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 9th, 2018

Hajji bares biggest challenge veteran singers face when doing a show

A singer about to go onstage is, in a way, Hajji Alejandro said, similar to a boxer about to enter the ring---both need to be in tip-top condition. And at age 63---45 years into his career---the performer dubbed in the 1970s as "Kilabot ng mga Kolehiyala" is proud that he's still as vigorous as ever, both physically and vocally. "Doing a show is like going into an important fight. You have to manage your health and keep track of everything you do," he told the Inquirer at a recent press conference for his coming anniversary concert, "Hajji: Ako at ang Aking Musika," which will be held on June 23 at The Theatre at Solaire. "I believe in doing things in moderation. I watch wha...Keep on reading: Hajji bares biggest challenge veteran singers face when doing a show.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 3rd, 2018

WATCH: Morissette Amon, Jessica Sanchez show off power vocals in duet

'American Idol' runner-up Jessica Sanchez and singer Morissette Amon stunned audiences with their power vocals in a rendition of Demi Lovato's 'Stone Cold'. ........»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsMay 28th, 2018

Regine’s ‘R3.0’ concert on TV

  GMA Network brings the first part of "R3.0," the concert of "Asia's Songbird" Regine Velasquez, in GMA 7's "Sunday Night Box Office" tonight, after "Kapuso Mo Jessica Soho. " In the concert, Regine, Donna Cruz and Mikee Cojuangco reunite and perform their number from the movie "Do Re Mi." Nate Alcasid, Regine and Ogie Alcasid's son, also performs. Her other numbers are with Ogie, JedMadela, Erik Santos and Mark Bautista....Keep on reading: Regine’s ‘R3.0’ concert on TV.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 17th, 2018

Enduring appeal of the Wing Duo

At the recent Solaire concert of Pilita Corrales, the guest artists included the Wing Duo, composed of Nikki Ross and Angie Yoingco......»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2017

Martin marks 35 years

AS HE was recently named the endorser of Solaire Resort and Casino, it comes as no surprise that singer Martin Nievera will celebrate his 35th year in the music business with a concert at The Theatre in Solaire on Dec. 8. The so-called “Philippine Concert King,” has had a bevy chart-topping hits in his more […] The post Martin marks 35 years appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsNov 30th, 2017

Twin bill: Janine and Pilita

How's this for twinning? A few weeks ago, a vintage photo of a young chanteuse made netizens do a double take. Was that Asia's Queen of Song, Pilita Corrales, or her look-alike granddaughter, the equally lovely Janine Gutierrez? The legendary performer shared the stage with the promising actress at The Theatre at Solaire, in a recent concert, "An Evening With Pilita." Janine recalled that she was on pins and needles backstage. "I was so nervous before the show because my Mamita is such a force onstage," she explained. "But in reality, she's so sweet and gracious and makes everyone feel comfortable." Janine had a blast, performing as her Mamita during her Grand Opera House days. "I...Keep on reading: Twin bill: Janine and Pilita.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 23rd, 2017

Jessica Sanchez takes the knee after singing US anthem

OAKLAND, California  -- Filipina and Mexican American Jessica Sanchez took a knee at the end of her performance of the National Anthem before the Oakland Raiders-Los Angeles Chargers games in Oakland on Sunday, Oct. 15. Read More........»»

Category: newsSource:  filipinoexpressRelated NewsNov 2nd, 2017

Jessica Sanchez takes the knee after singing US anthem

OAKLAND, California -- Filipina and Mexican American Jessica Sanchez took a knee at the end of her performance of the National Anthem before the Oakland Raiders-Los Angeles Chargers games in Oakland on Sunday. Sanchez went down on her knees while singing the words "home of the brave" at the end of the song, reports Asam News. "I don't want to be quiet anymore. This is how I feel. It's what I stand for. I encourage you guys, if you feel a certain way, don't be afraid to be part of the conversation. Stand for what you believe in."   The season 11 runner up on "American Idol" took to Facebook to explain her decision, trying to find the words to explain her actions. The ...Keep on reading: Jessica Sanchez takes the knee after singing US anthem.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 19th, 2017

Kim Chiu, Xian Lim launch new album

MANILA, Philippines — Kapamilya heartthrob Xian Lim is on a roll after his successful concert at The Theatre at Solaire as his latest album under Star Music.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 27th, 2017

Neri-Chaves Clan: A Tale of Southern Nobility

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, the crown jewel of Mindanao, is the country’s newest boom town, experiencing an accelerated level of modernization and real estate investments. Infrastructures such as hotels, malls and condominium towers are vigorously constructed one after the other to accommodate the influx of new residents and visitors to the city. Proof that, Cagayan de Oro as it is fondly called, had long since shed its small-town roots, to become the mega melting pot of pioneering entrepreneurs and upwardly mobile young professionals that it is today. Apart from the perks and comforts of living in a highly urbanized city, people who call Cagayan de Oro home also bask in its rich and colorful history that dates back to pre-colonial times. One clan in particular has been a prominent figure in the city’s enduring saga and cultural evolution. The Neri-Chaves family are descendants of a strong-willed Rajah whose resoluteness drove him to seek out dominions beyond his stronghold’s fertile terrains in Lanao province. The Malay prince, whose name was Samporna, or Sanskrit for ‘perfect’, decided to invade Cagayan or Kalambagohan as it was then known. Excerpts from the writings of the Neri-Chaves family historian, Filomeno M. Bautista, recounted how a potential bloody struggle was averted, when the then chief of Kalambagohan, Datu Bagani, sent his beautiful daughter guarded by his bravest warriors to meet Rajah Samporna. She was to initiate the conditional surrender, so that their people would not be enslaved by the invaders. It was told that the Rajah, captivated by Datu Bagani’s daughter, ended up marrying her. The prince also built a fortress around their village in Kalambagohan to protect them from other conquistadores. Rajah Samporna later succeeded the Datu as ruler of Cagayan. He also converted from Islam to Christianity to solidify his devotion to his wife’s religion, and in 1779 was baptized by a Spanish priest with a peculiarly Italian name, Neri. It ushered an era of peace in Mindanao, when Muslims lived harmoniously with Christians. The Neris intermarrying with the Chaveses of Cagayan was perhaps providential as it produced one of the most enduring clans in the country. Today, the Neri-Chaves clan is many thousand strong. Well-known lawyer and congressman Rufus Bautista Rodriguez attributes the successes enjoyed by many family members throughout many generations to the tireless pursuit of life’s true purpose. “We are hardworking people. We are also fortunate to have had many individuals in the family who continue to inspire us, like Vice President Emmanuel Neri Pelaez and Ambassador Felino Neri”, Rodriguez said, adding in jest, “At mga gwapo, gwapa pa!” Most if not all of Cagayan de Oro’s earliest leaders, from Governors to Mayors, were members of the Neri-Chaves family. Some became pioneers in other fields like business, education and the arts, from Chief Justice Marcelo Fernan to musicologist and concert pianist Vilma May Chaves Cataylo. The clan has had three grand reunions, first in 1985, then in 1993, and the most recent one took place in August 2016 where hundreds of family members came together from all over the world to rekindle family ties. Jessica Dingcong, who spearheaded the recent reunion held at the Chaves family-owned Chali Beach and Mallberry Suites in Cagayan de Oro City, wants to inspire the next generation to carry on the legacy of benevolence and integrity of their forebears. “We should be proud that we are very family oriented,’ Dingcong said. In attendance at the grand reunion were the Neri-Cheves clan’s many young professionals and millennials. Sixth generation Neri-Chaves and journalist Alessandra Marie Chaves Jalandoni, who carries her nickname Apples professionally, admits feeling the pressure of belonging to a family of achievers. “We have some pretty big shoes to fill, so we soldier on, and never give up,,” Jalandoni said, adding that, “We have always been taught to do the right thing, and not just what looks good on paper.” Jalandoni’s maternal grandfather Engineer Camilo Vamenta Chaves was a World War II veteran and subsequently Dean at the family-owned Liceo de Cagayan University. Her mother Alma Marie Chaves Jalandoni is a pioneer in garments manufacturing and export in the Philippines. Current Social Security Services Commissioner Pompee La Viña will head the next Neri-Chaves grand reunion in 2018. La Viña is the son of Lourdes Chaves Maestrado La Viña who was the first woman elected to the City Council in Cagayan de Oro. His younger brother is former Ateneo School of Government dean and climate change lead negotiator Tony La Viña. Commissioner La Viña hopes to welcome many more family members to their tight-knit Mindanaon clan. “It roots us in Mindanao, the blood of Mindanao is running through us,” he said. La Viña also ponders on how leadership is ingrained in the members of the clan. After all they are descendants of a warrior prince. But the word is also taking on a new meaning as the Neris and Chaveses usher Mindanao to its most vibrant era. “We will always be leaders, we are simply inclined to lead,” La Viña maintained, “but to lead as serving the people rather than ruling them.” (By J. C. Bautista) &'160; 121&'160;total views, 121&'160;views today.....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanaoexaminerRelated NewsJan 9th, 2017

Sharon in Sharon: No front acts, no introductions

MANILA, Philippines – When Sharon Cuneta mounted the stage at The Theatre of Solaire for her recent concert eponymously titled Sharon, it was the Megastar im.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 1st, 2016