“You fail when you stop trying.”
Singer-TV host Toni Gonzaga says the constant dose of bashing she gets from netizens no longer gets her goat. When her detractors recently took to social networking sites to voice out displeasure about Toni being one of the new endorsers of a beauty brand, all she could say to herself was, “It’s nothing new.” […]
One of his earliest shows, John Legend recounted, was in a small live-music venue where he played for an audience of three. “Five, if you count the bartenders,” he said on Friday night during his concert at Smart Araneta Coliseum, drawing laughter from the crowd of, this time around, thousands.
Perhaps it was the “magic” in their name. The last time the 1980s show band Music and Magic performed together was in 1996. It didn’t feel like 18 years had passed, they said, when they gathered recently to rehearse for a reunion concert on Friday, Oct. 3.
Two of the 15 finalists in the 2014 Himig Handog: P-Pop Love Songs songwriting competition are previous winners: Joven Tan won the 2013 edition; Jungee Marcelo, the 3rd PhilPop tilt just this July. But this doesn’t translate to undue advantage over younger rivals, they said.