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Music, News

Adam Levine & Maroon 5 in Talks to Perform at Super Bowl 50 Halftime Gig

The Super Bowl 50 might taste some sugar this coming 2016.

According to E! News, Adam Levine and his band, Maroon 5, are in extensive talks to perform in the Super Bowl 50 and are the current front-runners for the halftime show.

Not far behind are Coldplay and Bruno Mars who have been rumored to be the other acts that might appear in the annual event. According to Billboard, Bruno Mars, who performed in the Super Bowl XLVIII in 2014, might make a reappearance this coming Super Bowl.

Known as one of the biggest annual events, The Super Bowl is seen by millions of people across the globe.
Last year’s performance featured Katy Perry and gathered 121 million views, making it the most viewed performance according to Nielsen. Followed by Bruno Mars’ performance in 2014 which received 115 million views.

Super Bowl 50 will take place at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif., on Sunday, Feb. , 2016, and air on CBS.

Music

Jeepney TV Hosts Another Ryan Cayabyab Christmas Special

Jeepney TV once again showcases the genius of Maestro Ryan Ryan Cayabyab as it presents the second Christmas special of his rebooted iconic musical program titled, “Ryan Ryan Musikahan: Christmas from the Heart” on November 6 (Friday) at the Marriott Grand Ballroom, Resorts World Manila.

“Ryan Ryan Musikahan: Christmas from the Heart” is a premiere concert and joint project of Jeepney TV along with ABS-CBN’s cable channels Cinema One, Lifestyle, MYX, and Hero for the benefit of the Orchestra of the Filipino Youth.

The highly anticipated concert features the best and timeless Christmas songs to be performed by celebrated actor and recording artist Piolo Pascual, actress and MYX VJ Nikki Gil, singing sensation Klarisse, The Ryan Cayabyab Singers, the award-winning UST singers, and renowned singer-actor and composer Ogie Alcasid.

“The concert celebrates the spirit of love and giving since its proceeds will augment the scholarship programs for young, very talented but marginalized musicians,” Jeepney TV channel head Cindy de Leon says. “Let us be early Santas to these kids by supporting them in achieving their dreams,” she adds.

Tickets for the “Ryan Ryan Musikahan Christmas from the Heart” are available at SM Ticket outlets.

Jeepney TV aims to promote classic and timeless Filipino shows and music that are close to the hearts of Filipinos. It belongs to the family of cable channels under Creative Programs Inc., a subsidiary of ABS-CBN.

News, Tech

YouTube Redefines Video Sharing with YouTube Red

Being one of the biggest sites in the internet, the video sharing monster takes its game to the next level with the upcoming release of YouTube Red.

YouTube Red is a paid membership that features ad-free viewing of videos and music across the site giving you the ultimate YouTube experience. You can save videos and playlists offline so you can enjoy it anytime, anywhere. It also comes with background play allowing you to continue listening to your videos while using other apps or even while your screen is off.

The membership will also come with a free subscription to Google Play Music. Meanwhile, current subscribers of Google Play Music will have full access to YouTube Red.

YouTube Red will be a $9.99 monthly subcription and is set to drop on October 28.

Watch Youtube Red Presentation:

Music

New Music: Justin Bieber – Sorry

Canadian singer Justin Bieber just released another chart topping song.

After What Do You Mean? tops the charts, Justin Bieber released a new sexy song called Sorry from from his upcoming album Purpose.

Justin teamed-up again with Where Are You Now? co-producer Skrillex and DJ-producer Blood Diamonds who’s best known for his Go collaboration with Grimes.

His fourth studio album is scheduled for release on November 13, 2015, by Def Jam Recordings. It features appearances from Nas, Travis Scott, Ed Sheeran, Big Sean, and Ariana Grande.

Watch Justin Bieber’s Sexy New Single ‘Sorry’ below:

Music, Videos

Davaoeña’s Amazing Rendition of ‘On the Wings of Love’

With the rise of social media, tons of people appear in dubsmashes, vines, videos, and song covers. But deep in the heap of these, hidden treasure can be found.

Meryl Abella, a student of San Pedro College , has been the buzz of social media lately. Being fond of singing, the Davaoeña shocked the social media with her rendition of “On the Wings of Love”.

Posted on Tee Radio last October 20, the video gained 36,290 likes, 9,417 shares and 646,744 views. Moreover, positive comments are continually coming in.

The voice of this Pinay is truly amazing and with the latest trend today, it is no surprise if she reach the screen of our televisions.

Watch Davaoeña’s Amazing Rendition of ‘On the Wings of Love’:

Events

Industria invites all to rock as they roll out their barrels at Beer & Beyond

Revel in a wide variety of food, drinks, and music as Industria at Circulo Verde invites you to Beer & Beyond on October 24 at 6PM.

This food and music-packed street party will be catered by new concept restaurants and familiar favorites. Black Olive, Chef & Brewer, Crazy Carabao Brewing Co., Omori Curry, The Washery, and Markus Patisserie are some of the establishments offering their dishes and drinks, both savory and sweet, during the festivities.

The night’s line up of performers covers a broad spectrum of musical genres. Sets by the Brat Pack, South Border, Barbie Almalbis, and the Zombettes are surely going to pump up and delight all audiences.

Admission to Beer & Beyond is free, so join these taste and hitmakers this Saturday and head on to Industria at Circulo Verde along Calle Industria, Quezon City to drink, jam, and live!

Music

Universal Records releases Alden Richards Self-Titled Album Special Edition

After reaching its Gold record status and Top 10 on Billboard World Music Chart, Alden Richards’ self-titled album Special Edition is now available which includes the original version of the phenomenal AlDub theme God Gave Me You by Bryan White as announced by Universal Records.

“God Gave Me You” was popularized by Grammy Award-winning American country singer Bryan White in his 1999 album “How Lucky I Am.” The hit single then became a national anthem among AlDub fans when the phenomenal split-screen romance of Alden and dubsmash queen Maine “Yaya Dub” Mendoza used it as theme song on Eat Bulaga’s ‘Kalyeserye’ segment.

As one of the most successful and groundbreaking releases of Universal Records, Alden received the Gold Record award for his debut as a recording artist and automatically paved its way to hit the Top Ten Top 10 on Billboard World Music Chart. The album also went #1 on iTunes and #1 on Odyssey Music Album Chart.

Released in 2013, Alden’s debut CD also contains seven tracks including covers of Naaalala Ka by Rey Valera, Di Na Mababawi by Spongecola and Itchyworms Akin Ka Na Lang and Shamrock’s Haplos.

Fans of AlDub can now enjoy singing to their favorite love theme “God Gave Me You” as Alden’s Self-titled Album Special Edition also comes with a minus-one and available at all leading record bars nationwide released by Universal Records.

Music

Jason Derulo Covers Can You Feel The Love Tonight and Nant’s Ingonyama

The 26 years old R&B singer, Jason Derulo covers the iconic songs Can You Feel the Love Tonight and Nants’ Ingonyama from Disney’s animated classic movie The Lion King. 

His mash-up of those two songs gives the song an uplifting and very gentleman R&B vibe. Jason Derulo put his heart and soul in making the song by showing  his vocal skills and skyscraping falsetto.

Watch: Jason Derulo – We Love Disney Track Selection

I felt like it was the song that touched me the most out of all Disney movies, out of all Disney songs that I’ve experienced. When that song plays within the Lion King, it just makes you feel something. It brings you to tears. Even watching that movie as a grown-up, I mean I feel like that song just brings something out of you. At any age. You know, you can go to see the Lion King on Broadway, and that song just makes you feel something instantly.

Listen to Jason Derulo – Can You Feel the Love Tonight / Nants’ Ingonyama

We Love Disney compilation features the biggest artists including NE-YO, Jessie J, Jason Derulo, Gwen Stefani, Ariana Grande, Fall Out Boy, Tori Kelly, Jhené Aiko, Rascal Flatts & Lucy Hale, Charles Perry, Jessie Ware, and Kacey Musgraves. We Love Disney album available October 30th.

Music

Adele Teases New Music in Surprise Ad

The long-awaited return of Adele is near. The British and Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter previewed a teaser of a new untitled track in a tv ad during the Sunday show of X Factor U.K.

The lyrics on the screen reads:

Hello,
it’s me.
I was wondering if after all
these years you’d like to meet,
to go over

Everything
They say that time’s
supposed to heal ya,
but I ain’t done much healing

Her third album is rumored to be titled as 25 and according to HitsDailyDouble.com album is release on November 20.

Some of the artists that contributed to album are Danger Mouse and OneRepublic’s Ryan Tedder. Are you excited to hear the full version of the song? If yes lets see what will happen to the upcoming days but for now lets see to the teaser of the song.

Music

New Music: Silentó – All About You

Silentó Premieres New Single All About You.

Following the success of his debut single Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae) which peaked at number 3 on the Billboard Hot 100 and was played 315,128,120 on Youtube.

Atlanta-based hip-hop recording artist Silentó bring us an anthem song with fresh beat, catchty lines and with his signature lines like yeah yeah yeah and ooh oh oh. The song talks about being in love with the special girl or what he called as All About You.

Since the song was uploaded on Silentó soundcloud account it was played  2,766 and already got 228 likes.

Silentó debut studio will out next year under Capitol Records.

Listen to Silentó – All About You