Erik Santos croons “Kung Maibabalik” – theme song of the intriguing K-drama “Familiar Wife”

The King of OPM Theme Songs Erik Santos sings the hopeful love ballad “Kung Maibabalik,” the official soundtrack of the Kapamilya Channel’s morning K-drama “Familiar Wife.” “Kung Maibabalik” evokes the feeling of wanting to go back to what it was before, complementing the story of the romance fantasy drama where a married couple, Paolo (Ji…

Himig Handog 2020 welcomes song entries of all genres

The country’s biggest songwriting competition, Himig Handog, returns for its 11th year as it continues to champion OPM and seeks to inspire and heal Filipinos during these unprecedented times. For the first time, ABS-CBN Music’s search for outstanding musical compositions is accepting not just pop and ballad entries but also songs of other genres—rock, hip-hop,…

Jonathan Manalo sings “Pinakamamahal Kong Bayan”

Award-winning producer Jonathan Manalo inspires Filipinos to band together in prayer for the country’s salvation through his interpretation of the nationalistic song “Pinakamamahal Kong Bayan” released under Star Music. “Laging tagos sa puso ko ang mensahe ng awitin na maituturing pa ring mahalaga ngayon; maraming beses na akong pinaiyak habang nakikinig sa kantang ito,” the…

Lani Misalucha belts out newest single “I Can’t Give Anymore”

Asia’s Nightingale Lani Misalucha just released her comeback single under Star Music titled “I Can’t Give Anymore,” after signing an exclusive two-year contract under the music label last December. “I Can’t Give Anymore” is a modern ballad written by three writers—Filipino, American and Korean—and is the “Asia’s Nightingale’s” effort to reach a more global audience…

Smart Powers Nationwide Workshops For Aspiring Songwriters At PhilPop Bootcamp 2019

The country’s premier songwriting competition is back again to shine the spotlight on the Philippines’ next generation of OPM stars. To kick off this year’s events, Philippine Popular Music Festival (PhilPop), in partnership with Smart Communications, Inc., is headed to Batangas for the first leg of the PhilPop Bootcamp 2019. The four-day workshop for upcoming…