Filipino celebrities are breaking borders. It’s no surprise that our own local talents are making waves not only here in the country, but also abroad. Neighboring countries such as Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia, and even nations in the Middle-East such as Dubai, Qatar, and Saudi Arabia have recognized the Filipino’s talent. Let’s take a look at some of the most prolific singers and artists that have crossed borders and conquered the hearts of Asia.
Labeled as “Asia’s Romantic Balladeer”, it is no surprise that at first place is none other than Mr. Christian Bautista. Try and use the keywords “asian balladeer” on Google and images of Christian Bautista will appear. His rise to fame has been a steady and spectacular one. He is now a household name in Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Japan, and even the Middle-East! He is truly an Asiansation!
We can’t exclude one of the greatest female singers to ever grace our country, and Asia, with her voice. She’s not called “Asia’s Songbird” for nothing, the iconic Ms. Regine Velasquez! For years she has been the standard for female singers in and outside the country. With countless tours, concerts, and albums under her belt both here and abroad, she has undoubtedly conquered Asia.
After “Asia’s Songbird”, we now have another iconic female voice to add to our list, “Asia’s Nightingale” Miss Lani Misalucha! Her stellar singing career has never missed a beat and she has established her name across countries. From the Philippines, Southeast Asia, and even to the United States, Lani Misalucha is truly a queen in the realm of singers.
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