The remaining days before 2018 will still sizzle with amazing artists live in concert, majority of which are happily OPM singers. Only a few foreign acts are coming in before the year ends—definitely a good thing for the local concert scene after major names from the international arena dominated the stage the past few months.
Tickets to these shows may just be the perfect Christmas gifts for your loved ones, so let’s get to the merry music list.
OGIE ALCASID: THE SOUNDTRACK OF MY LIFE
The OPM singer/ songwriter performs his hits tonight at the Newport Performing Arts Theater of Resorts World Manila. Special guest is Ogie’s wife Regine Velasquez with Maestro Rodel Colmenar and the Manila Philharmonic Orchestra providing music. Log on to www.ticketworld.com.ph.
ENGELBERT HUMPERDINCK: 50th ANNIVERSARY TOUR
Tonight’s concert will bring back the 81-year-old singer on the Philippine stage for the fifth time. Humperdinck popularised the songs “Release Me,” “Quando, Quando, Quando,” “The Way It Used To Be,” “The Last Waltz,” “After The Loving,” “Man Without Love,” “Spanish Eyes,” “Love Me With Your Heart,” “Am I That Easy To Forget” and many more. A different venue awaits him at Alonte Sports Arena in Binan, Laguna. Log on to www.smtickets.com.
KIM JAE JOONG: ASIA TOUR FANMEETING
The popular Korean multimedia star will be holding his first fan meet-cum-concert in Manila on tonight at Smart Araneta Coliseum. Log on to www.ticketnet.com.ph.
Actor-singer Matteo Guidicelli takes center stage on tonight at the Kia Theater. The event will also coincide with the release of his new album. Log on to www.ticketnet.com.ph.
INIGO PASCUAL: DAHIL SA ‘YO, A THANKSGIVING CONCERT
The teen singer behind the No. 1 Billboard Philippines track “Dahil Sa ‘Yo” will hold a thanksgiving concert on December 1 at Music Museum. Log on to www.ticketworld.com.ph.
TYGA: LIVE IN MANILA
US rapper Tyga will be in Manila for the first time on December 1 at House Manila, Remington Hotel, Resorts World Manila. Among his hits are “Wait For A Minute” and “Far Away.” Log on to www.ticketworld.com.ph.
TATAK RICO J
A toast to 40 years of the Total Entertainer Rico J Puno on December 2 at The Theater at Solaire, with special guests Willie Revillame, Ogie Alcasid, Randy Santiago, Imelda Papin, Claire dela Fuente, Gloc-9 and Ai Ai delas Alas. Log on to www.ticketworld.com.ph or www.smtickets.com.
HURADO NA, KILABOT PA
“Tawag ng Tanghalan” judge and renowned composer Rey Valera and the original “Kilabot ng Kolehiyala” Hajji Alejandro will perform their various hits on December 2 at Music Museum, with special guest Dulce. Log on to www.ticketworld.com.ph.
BOYZLIFE: LIVE IN MANILA
Brian McFadden and Keith Duffy, part of the multi-platinum, record-breaking boy bands Westlife and Boyzone, join forces for “BoyzLife.” Happening on December 4 at Kia Theater. Log on to www.ticketnet.com.ph.
BAMBOO: THE OVEN WITH A TWIST OF CHRISTMAS
Rock icon and “The Voice” coach Bamboo Manalac brings his “The Oven Tour” back home after kicking off in the US. Concert date is on December at Newport Performing Arts Theater, with special guests The Voice Kids Season 2 champ Elha Nympha and The Voice Teens finalist Isabella Vinzon. Also expect him to perform some Christmas songs, Bamboo version. Log on to www.ticketworld.com.ph.
Concert King Martin Nievera celebrates his 35th anniversary in the entertainment industry with a concert on December at The Theater at Solaire. Log on to www.ticketworld.com.ph.
20/30 DINGDONG AVANZADO AND JESSA ZARAGOZA ANNIVERSARY CONCERT
Husband and wife Dingdong Avanzado and Jessa Zaragoza will celebrate their respective anniversaries in the music industry together—20 years for the Phenomenal Diva and 30 years for the popular ‘80s singer on December 8 at Newport Performing Arts Theater. Log on to www.ticketworld.com.ph or www.smtickets.com.
CNBLUE: BETWEEN-US LIVE IN MANILA
K-Pop group CNBLUE will bring their “Between-Us Asia” Tour on December 9 at Smart Araneta Coliseum. Log on to www.ticketnet.com.ph.
THE ABS-CBN PHILHARMONC ORCHESTRA PLAYS THE MUSIC OF JOSE MARI CHAN
The ABS-CBN Philharmonic Orchestra will pay tribute to the songs of Jose Mari Chan on December 16, at 3 pm and 8 pm at The Theater at Solaire. Chan is known for the Christmas hit “Christmas In Our Hearts” as well as OPM classics “Beautiful Girl”, “Please Be Careful With My Heart”, “A Love To Last A Lifetime”, “Afraid For Love To Fade” and many more. Log on to www.ticketworld.com.ph.
AEGIS LIVE! BIRIT PA MORE
The iconic “birit” rock band will hit the high notes at their December 20 concert at Newport Performing Arts Theater, with special guest “The Voice of the Philippines” Season 1 champion and Showtime’s Tawag ng Tanghalan judge Mitoy Yonting. Log on to www.ticketworld.com.ph.