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BGYO makes listeners fall in love with & lsquo;He& rsquo;s Into Her& rsquo; track

P-Pop group BGYO adds a heady dose of kilig to the upcoming generational series He's Into Her starring Belle Mariano and Donny Pangilinan as the group released the show’s theme song on Spotify last April 23.   .....»»

Category: sportsSource: abscbn abscbnApr 27th, 2021

Fall in love with BL series & lsquo;Ben X Jim& rsquo; anew

If you’ve still got that hangover from Cupid’s holiday and are in the mood for some Boys’ Love entertainment, you’re in for a romantic treat because the sequel of Filipino BL series Ben X Jim, the first installment of which premiered on YouTube, has landed on digital platform UPSTREAM......»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  thestandardRelated NewsFeb 21st, 2021

I& ntilde;igo and Moophs& rsquo; & lsquo;Always& rsquo; makes it to Apple Music& rsquo;s best of 2020 list

Iñigo Pascual and Moophs’ recent collaboration, the dancehall-afrobeat pop track “Always’ made it to Apple Music’s yearly roundup of global top music releases dubbed “The 100 Best Songs of 2020 Playlist.”.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  thestandardRelated NewsDec 20th, 2020

Ambition encounters illicit affair in & lsquo;High-Rise Lovers& rsquo;

In the world of television, people are drawn to forbidden relationships, specifically to the drama and the kind of “love” people manifest in this context. We always wait for the twists and turns, for how long the affair would last, and who would discover the affair, and in what kind of situation it would be uncovered. And ultimately, we wait for the confrontation scene that makes forbidden love drama memorable......»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  thestandardRelated NewsOct 11th, 2020

10 things that make Alyssa Valdez phenomenal

Alyssa Valdez has arguably made the biggest impact in Philippine volleyball.   Her skills, passion and charisma endeared her to volleyball supporters, purists or casual fans, from all walks of life. She brings energy and leadership to every team that she’s joined. Valdez draws a huge crowd every time she plays. Valdez is the poster girl of the sport that for years struggled to draw mainstream attention in a nation which considers basketball as its biggest sporting event. The 27-year old pride of San Juan, Batangas is the face of local volleyball. So on her birthday today, let’s look at some of the things that makes the Phenom really phenomenal.   Two-time UAAP women’s champion Valdez is Ateneo de Manila University’s undisputed Queen Eagle. Talks about the Lady Eagles’ breakthrough championship will not be complete without the mention of her name. After two years of bridesmaid finishes, Ateneo bagged its first-ever UAAP title in 2014 after beating the thrice-to-beat De La Salle University in four games in the Finals despite leading a young band of Lady Eagles playing under the new system of Thai coach Tai Bundit. The following year, Ateneo, with Valdez at the helm, retained its crown in a tournament-sweeping fashion.      Three-time UAAP Most Valuable Player Her skills during her collegiate career stood out among her peers. Valdez’s effort was rewarded with three Most Valuable Player awards in Season 76, Season 77 and in her last playing year in Season 78 in 2016. She also pocketed the Season 76 Finals MVP award.   Young phenom Valdez didn’t build her reputation overnight. It was her hard work and effort that brought her where she is right now. She was still a diamond in the rough when she was recruited by University of Sto. Tomas in a regional meet. But the Espana-based squad polished Valdez into a real gem of a player. Valdez, backed by a powerful lineup that featured the likes of Kim Fajardo and Jaja Santiago, won three straight UAAP girls’ titles and in the process collected three season MVPs. She was also named UAAP high school athlete of the year twice.        National team mainstay With her talents, dedication and good work ethics, Valdez has been a mainstay with the national team. Her first tour of duty was in 2008 when she represented the country in the Asian Youth Championship held in Pasig City. She joined the PHI Team in the 2014 FIVB Southeast Asian Zone qualifier in Vietnam. In 2015, she donned the tricolors for the Asian U-23 Championship and on the same year saw action in the country’s return in the Southeast Asian Games in Singapore after a decade of absence. Since then Valdez participated in the 2017 Kuala Lumpur and 2019 Manila SEA Games. She also took part in the 2017 Asian Senior Women’s Championship and the 2018 Jakarta Asian Games.     2015 SEA Games flagbearer Valdez also carries the honor as being the first-ever volleyball player to become the PHI flag-bearer in the SEA Games. She marched holding the national color in front of Team Philippines during the traditional parade of nations inside the OCBC Arena in the 2015 Singapore SEA Games.   Accomplished commercial league star She has been collecting commercial league titles since high school starting from the Shakey’s Girls Volleyball League. Valdez was also successful in the different conferences of the defunct V-League, racking up championships and individual accolades. In the Premier Volleyball League, she powered Creamline to three titles including a sweep of the Season 2 Reinforced and Open Conferences in 2018. She won three conference MVP awards.      Import abroad International leagues took notice of Valdez’s talents and charm so it’s not surprising that she landed offers to play abroad. Valdez played as an import in Thailand for 3BB Nakornnont from 2016 to 2017. After her stint in Thailand, Valdez flew to Taiwan to play for Attack Line.   Host, Actress, TV personality Valdez is a regular fixture in different sports shows in ABS-CBN S+A. She’s a host, courtside reporter and a game analyst.   Valdez also had a few showbiz stints. She appeared in some Kapamilya teleserye including a cameo in ‘And I Love You So’ in 2016 alongside Julia Barretto and Miles Ocampo and in the movie ‘My Letters to Happy’ with by TJ Trinidad and Glaiza De Castro.    Aside from her TV and movie career, Valdez is also one of the most recognizable athlete product endorsers.   Social media influencer She is also one of the most popular Filipino athlete on social media. As of posting, Valdez has 1.9 million Twitter followers, 1.3 million followers on Instagram and her YouTube channel has more than 76,000 subscribers.   Featured in the Olympics Channel website While the likes of Sisi Rondina, Jaja Santiago and Bryan Bagunas were featured in the FIVB website, Valdez’s impact on Philippine Volleyball was highlighted in a feature article in no less than the Olympic Channel website. The article touched about her humble beginnings to her meteoric rise and why she is regarded as the nation’s brightest star in the sport. These are just some of the things take make Valdez a true pride of our nation in the sport Happy birthday, Alyssa!.....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsJun 29th, 2020

BLACKPINK reaches new milestones, teases fans with & lsquo;4+1 Project& rsquo;

BLACKPINK trended on Twitter in the Philippines on Tuesday morning following the announcement of “4+1 PROJECT,” in celebration of the group’s fifth anniversary and the third anniversary of its massive hit track “Ddu-Du Ddu-Du.”.....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated News5 hr. 44 min. ago

DonBelle& rsquo;s & lsquo;He& rsquo;s Into Her& rsquo; makes big buzz on social media

He's Into Her, Star Cinema’s newest youth-oriented series about empowerment starring Donny Pangilinan and Belle Mariano became one of the most talked-about shows on social media, landing number 6 on the TheWit.com’s Social Wit List, a round-up of shows that have generated the biggest buzz on Instagram in May.   .....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsJun 15th, 2021

Being & lsquo;Inn Love& rsquo;

Remember that scene in Marriage Story, when Adam Driver, as Charlie Barber, burst into a song after he heard a few bars coming from the piano? Driver stood up and sang the most popular anthem from Stephen Sondheim’s The Company complete with all the feelings of a man who experienced the ecstasies and agonies of being in and out of love. And boy, when you watch and hear him interpret the song, something inside you would want to scream......»»

Category: lifestyleSource:  abscbnRelated NewsJun 13th, 2021

Sarah G& rsquo;s iconic bop & lsquo;Tala& rsquo; turns 5

The viral track “Tala” by Sarah Geronimo marks its fifth anniversary today, June 11......»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJun 11th, 2021

& lsquo;TWICE presents Taste of Love, the Enhanced Album& rsquo; exclusively on Spotify

To celebrate the release of TWICE’s latest mini-album, Taste of Love, Spotify will launch ‘TWICE presents Taste of Love, the Enhanced Album’ available to all Free and Premium users tomorrow, June 11......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

Kritiko concludes song trilogy with track about illicit affair

A song trilogy about an illicit love affair caps off with the release of rap virtuoso Kritiko’s debut extended play (EP) titled Tama Ko’y Mali.  .....»»

Category: lifestyleSource:  abscbnRelated NewsJun 6th, 2021

& lsquo;Innamorata& rsquo; returns to Afternoon Prime

Beginning today, reminisce the dramatic and mystifying tale that explores the boundaries of beauty and tests the limits of love as GMA Network brings back its well-loved 2014 series Innamorata on the afternoon block. .....»»

Category: lifestyleSource:  abscbnRelated NewsMay 24th, 2021

Grooving to KZ, BGYO& rsquo;s & lsquo;Feel Good Pilipinas& rsquo;

Singer KZ Tandingan and rising P-Pop boy group BGYO composed of Mikki Claver, JL Toreliza, Akira Morishita, Nate Porcalla and Gelo Rivera are joining forces to encourage Filipinos to spread light to all through ABS-CBN’s “Feel Good Pilipinas” dance video and music video......»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMay 10th, 2021

The curious case of Louie Ignacio& rsquo;s & lsquo;Abe-Nida& rsquo;

“A dream is a wish your heart makes,” a line from the iconic animated Cinderella Disney motion picture rings true for multi-awarded TV and film director and renowned contemporary visual artist Louie Ignacio......»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMay 3rd, 2021

Little Mix throws & lsquo;Confetti& rsquo; with Saweetie

Global pop act Little Mix returns with it storming new single “Confetti,” a reworked and revamped version of the title track to its best-selling album of the same title. .....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMay 2nd, 2021

Serving love in a cup

Mark Sicat Dela Cruz, the director of the series Heartful Cafe that premieres tonight on GMA, believes that chemistry between two actors, most especially in a romantic comedy, is a magical connection that makes the audience feel the characters’ emotions. .....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  thestandardRelated NewsApr 26th, 2021

TS & lsquo;Bising& rsquo; hard to track & mdash;PAGASA; red alert up

Disaster officials went on red alert over the potential impact of Typhoon “Bising,” as the storm moved closer to the Bicol region......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsApr 18th, 2021

& lsquo;80s OPM exponent, back with new track

“My Everyday Valentine” is the latest digital single released by one of Original Pinoy Music’s (OPM)  exponents in the ‘80s and ‘90s,  JoAnne Lorenzana.  The singer and songwriter penned the lyric while the melody was created by brilliant, prolific songwriter Jimmy Borja, with arrangement by Jimmy Antiporda......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 12th, 2021

Cassy and Joaquin& rsquo;s many firsts in & lsquo;First Yaya& rsquo;

Teen stars Cassy Legaspi and Joaquin Domagoso are paired for the first time as onscreen love team via First Yaya, a family romantic comedy topbilled by Sanya Lopez. .....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMar 7th, 2021

KZ makes history, sings first Disney song in Filipino

Soul singer KZ Tandingan has been tapped to sing “Gabay” to celebrate the introduction of Disney’s Southeast Asian-inspired princess and warrior Raya. The song is the first-ever Disney track in Filipino......»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMar 2nd, 2021

Echauz graces PSA web forum

Sportsman and Standard Insurance Group Chairman Ernesto ‘Judes’ Echauz makes a rare appearance in the online session of the Philippine Sportswriters Association Forum on Tuesday......»»

Category: sportsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsFeb 22nd, 2021