Sponge Cola Renewed Contract with Universal Records Philippines

Sponge Cola has renewed their recording contract with Universal Records Philippines. The contract signing was held on February 28, 2018 at the Universal Records office in Quezon City. Present during the signing are Universal Records Executive Vice President Ramon Chuaying, General Manager Kathleen Dy Go, Operations Manager Peter Chan, Head of OPM Production Ito Rapadas, and…

Ice Seguerra Renews Recording Contract with Universal Records

Multi-Platinum Recording Artist Ice Seguerra has renewed his recording contract with Universal Records. The contract signing was held on February 27, 2018 at the Universal Records office in Quezon City. Presentduring the signing are Universal Records Executive Vice President Ramon Chuaying, General Manager Kathleen Dy Go, Operations Manager Peter Chan, Head of OPM Production Ito Rapadas,…

16-Year-Old Rapper Shanti Dope Releases “Materyal” EP; Debut Single “Nadarang” Zooms To #1 on Spotify Philippine’s Top 50 Viral Chart!

Shanti Dope is a 16-year-old rapper from Manila, who started writing verses in 2013 following the footsteps of local rappers who use songwriting as a way to tell stories. Influenced by the idea of storytelling through rap, his first long verse got him into rapper Smugglaz 2015 album Walking Distance. 2017 marks the year he…

Japanese Singer AISAKU YOKOGAWA In Love with OPM

Japanese singer Aisaku Yokogawa recently released his own rendition of the 90s classic pop ballad “Ikaw Pa Rin.” The choice is not merely because it’s of Japanese origin. But ironically due to his high regard for OPM, with him even counting Gary Valenciano as his main musical influence. He said, “I know more OPM than…