UPCOMING CONCERTS IN MANILA (List As of Aug 11)

Manila is definitely a hot concert destination this year, aside from big name artists who came early this year like Lady Gaga, Katy Perry, Nicki Minaj, Avril Lavigne, LMFAO, New Kids On The Block, Backstreet Boys and David Cook… they’re still a lot of upcoming concerts that you surely don’t wanna miss! Check out the list below:

AUGUST

  • August 16 – Nelly Furtado And Gym Class Heroes @ Smart Araneta Coliseum 8pm. Buy TICKETS.
  • August 27 – The Platters @ Grand Ballroom, Shangrila Hotel, 7pm. Buy TICKETS.

SEPTEMBER

  • September 18 – Maroon 5 @ Smart Araneta Coliseum, 8pm. TICKET info.
  • September 14 – The Wanted @ NBC Tent, The Fort Taguig, 8pm. Buy TICKETS.
  • September 21 – American Idol Season 11 Finalists @ Smart Araneta Coliseum, 8pm. Buy TICKETS.
  • September 22 – Tonight Alive @ Skydome, SM North Edsa, 6pm. Buy TICKETS.

OCTOBER

  • October 2 – Keane @ SM Mall Of Asia Arena. Tickets to be posted soon.
  • October 10 – David Guetta @ SM Mall Of Asia Arena, 8pm. Buy TICKETS.
  • October 12 – Wilson Phillips @ SM Mall Of Asia Arena, 8pm. Buy TICKETS.
  • October 24 – Bigbang @ SM Mall Of Asia Arena, 8pm. Buy TICKETS.
  • October 29 – One Republic @ Smart Araneta Coliseum. Tickets to be posted soon.

NOVEMBER

  • November 10 – The Fray @ Smart Araneta Coliseum, 8:30pm. Buy TICKETS.
  • November 17 – Village People @ SMX Convention Center, SM Mall Of Asia, 8:30pm. Buy TICKETS.

Other artists who are said to be performing in Manila soon are Owl City, Jennifer Lopez and Enrique Iglesias! Will keep you posted for updates.

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THE ULTIMATE SUPERBOYBAND BACKSTREET’S BACK WITH NEW KIDS!

THE FANS HAVE SPOKEN!
NKOTBSB TRACK LISTING REVEALED!

Over A Quarter-Million Votes Cast Worldwide
In 10-Day Fan-Based “Help Make The Album” Campaign

With over 200 million albums sold between both bands, and smash hit after smash hit, these two pop sensations have dominated the music scene for over three decades.

Source: http://nkotbsb.com/news/30461

The votes are in and the fans have spoken, picking their all-time favorite tracks by New Kids On The Block and Backstreet Boys for NKOTBSB, the ultimate pop collaborative album for the ages, only from Ivory Music & Video.

Help Make The Album, a ten-day campaign launched on March 14, invited fans to vote for their favorite New Kids On The Block and Backstreet Boys songs for inclusion on NKOTBSB, the impending collection of classic tracks and new recordings.

In a ten-day online voting frenzy, devoted fans from 52 countries around the world cast more than a quarter of a million votes for the tunes they most wanted on the NKOTBSB dream compendium. And the Fans Top 5 tracks for each of the bands are:

New Kids On The Block
Step By Step
You Got It (The Right Stuff)
Please Don’t Go Girl
Hangin’ Tough
I’ll Be Loving You (Forever)

Backstreet Boys
I Want It That Way
Everybody (Backstreet’s Back)
As Long As You Love Me
Larger Than Life
Quit Playing Games (With My Heart)

Alongside the fan-selected Top 5 New Kids On The Block songs and Top 5 Backstreet Boys tracks, NKOTBSB will premiere the first newly recorded songs from the combined superboyband including “All In My Head” and the sizzling first single “Don’t Turn Out The Lights (D.T.O.T.L.)” featuring lead vocals from all of the members of NKOTBSB. An early internet leak of D.T.O.T.L. spread like wildfire across the Internet’s blogosphere in advance of the single’s official unveiling on Ryan Seacrest’s radio program.

In addition to the new NKOTBSB recordings and the fan-approved classic New Kids On The Block and Backstreet Boys tracks, NKOTBSB debuts a newly recorded mash-up of smash hits from both groups a la their electrifying first televised performance as an on-stage collective on the 2010 AMAs.

The NKOTBSB album package includes an exclusive tour poster, personalized messages from each band member and brand-new never-before-seen photos from the collaboration. NKOTBSB – The Album will be available July 2011 nationwide, only from Sony Music and Ivory Music and Video.

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NKOTBSB – The Album
1. Step By Step – New Kids On The Block
2. I Want It That Way – Backstreet Boys
3. You Got It (The Right Stuff) – New Kids On The Block
4. Everybody (Backstreet’s Back) – Backstreet Boys
5. Please Don’t Go Girl – New Kids On The Block
6. As Long As You Love Me – Backstreet Boys
7. Hangin’ Tough – New Kids On The Block
8. Larger Than Life – Backstreet Boys
9. I’ll Be Loving You (Forever) – New Kids On The Block
10. Quit Playing Games (With My Heart) – Backstreet Boys
11. All In My Head – NKOTBSB
12. Don’t Turn Out The Lights (D.T.O.T.L.) – NKOTBSB
13. NKOTBSB Mash Up

For more information please visit www.nkotbsb.com.

WHO’S ON TWITTER?

Want to follow your favorite artists on Twitter? Then here’s a list of twitter accounts of some of Sony Music’s international and local artists:

INTERNATIONAL ARTISTS:

  • AC/DC
  • ADAM LAMBERT
  • ALLISON IRAHETA
  • ALICIA KEYS
  • AVRIL LAVIGNE
  • BACKSTREETBOYS
  • BRITNEY SPEARS
  • CHRIS BROWN
  • CHRIS DAUGHTRY
  • CIARA
  • DANIEL MERRIWEATHER
  • DAUGHTRY’S JOSH PAUL
  • DAVE MATTEWS BAND
  • DAVID ARCHULETA
  • DAVID COOK
  • DIDO
  • GAVIN DE GRAW
  • GOSSIP
  • JENNIFER HUDSON
  • JENNIFER LOPEZ
  • JESSICA SMPSON
  • JOHN LEGEND
  • JOHN MAYER
  • JORDIN SPARKS
  • JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE
  • KELLY CLARKSON
  • KE$HA
  • KRIS ALLEN
  • MICHAEL JACKSON
  • LEA SALONGA
  • MANDY MOORE
  • MARIAH CAREY
  • NATASHA BEDINGFIELD
  • PAUL POTTS
  • PITBULL
  • RICKY MARTIN
  • SARA BAREILLES
  • SEAN KINGSTON
  • SHAKIRA
  • SUSAN BOYLE
  • THE FRAY
  • THE SCRIPT
  • TRAIN
  • T PAIN
  • USHER
  • WYCLEF
  • LOCAL ARTISTS:

  • CALLALILY
  • CUESHE
  • ITCHYWORMS
  • KC CONCEPCION
  • LOVI POE
  • Now it’s easier to know the latest updates on your favorite artists! So if you’re not on twitter yet, now is the time to sign up and don’t forget to follow Sony Music Philippines too at http://twitter.com/sonymusicphil!

    BEYONCE, BSB, KRIS ALLEN & ALICIA NEWS ARTICLE

    Missed the news articles that came out last week about Beyonce‘ biggest win at the Grammy’s, Backstreet Boys upcoming visit to Manila, Kris Allen being a Beatles fan and about Alicia Keys‘ newly-released album? Then check out these clippings below and read on:


    You can also visit the following newspaper sites to read more about these articles:
    [Manilastandardtoday.com] TS, Beyonce Rule the Grammys;
    [Philstar.com] The Hit Ladies Of Today’s Charts;
    [Philstar.com] Ladies Rule The Grammys;
    [Philstar.com] Backstreet Back Again;
    [Inquirer.net] Idol A Big Beatles Fan;
    [Philstar.com] Night And Day Music;

    Backstreet Boys back in Manila | The Philippine Star

    MANILA, Philippines – Araneta Center and Viva Concerts & Events, in cooperation with Uniprom, bring back the Backstreet Boys in a concert dubbed Backstreet Boys This is Us Tour 2010 on Feb. 27, 8 p.m. at Araneta Coliseum.

    The multi-Grammy nominated Backstreet Boys gained worldwide recognition when its first seven albums landed in the Top 10 of the US Billboard charts. In the ’90s, Backstreet Boys popularized such hits as Everybody (Backstreet’s Back), Quit Playing Games (With My Heart), I Want it That Way, Larger Than Life, plus songs that gave them 14 Top 40 hits on the Billboard Hot 100 and various nominations from the Grammy Awards. The Backstreet Boys has sold over 130 million albums worldwide. Originally a five-man group, the Manila leg will include band members Nick Carter, Howie Dorough, Brian Littrell, and A.J. McLean.

    For details, call 911-5555 or log on to http://www.ticketnet.com.ph.

    Source: Philstar.com