‘Rising Star’ Hannah Nolasco Young independent recording artist Hannah Nolasco and praise songwriter Boy Christopher Ramos Jr. are a snug fit. For the 16-year-old’s debut album, Ramos wrote 12 simple, unpretentious pieces, each one with a catchy hook and playful lyrics that spell the prize: easy recall. “Peksman,” the carrier single, has a [...]
Indie recording artist Hannah Nolasco’s debut album launch coincided with her 16th birth anniversary celebration at the Hard Rock Café in Glorietta, Makati, on Aug. 17. “She doesn’t seek fame or fortune with this,” said Hannah’s dad, Col. Ricardo L. Nolasco Jr., Philippine Air Force (Ret.). “This is just to help bring her closer to realizing her dream.”
By Joseph R. Atilano
It was reported and confirmed just recently in numerous news agencies that P!nk has just signed a new multi-album deal with RCA records.
By Rito P. Asilo
Sarah Geronimo is at her most intimate yet in her 10th anniversary album, “Expressions,” which marks a number of milestones in her career: Not only does the self-produced collection celebrate the singer-actress’ 25th birthday (July 25), it also commemorates Sarah’s debut as a songwriter via “Make Me Yours” (with Louie Ocampo)—a prayer-like hymn that seeks solace from heartbreak: “How can one avoid an impending pain?/ Songs of love turned into lies/ Make me whole again.”
By Rito P. Asilo
Matthew Morrison may have played Cory Monteith’s choir mentor on “Glee,” but the actor who portrays the passionate Mr. Shuester is, in reality, only three years older than the Canadian actor, who succumbed to an overdose of heroin and alcohol last week at age 31. —So, it’s no surprise why Morrison feels particularly close to his troubled “brother.”