READ: Bagong Pilipinas hymn lyrics, pledge

06/10/2024

President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos recently ordered government offices and public schools to include the singing of the “Bagong Pilipinas” (“New Philippines”)  hymn and the reciting of the pledge during their flag ceremonies.  The order was intended to…

4 Kitchie Nadal songs that’s perfect for a ‘muni-muni’ weather

Immae Lachica 05/27/2024

CEBU CITY, Philippines — After more than two months of experiencing intense heat, we will soon have the relief that we all need as the rainy season is already set to begin in the last week of…

Get to know 10 of Cebu’s notable drummers

Brian J. Ochoa 05/10/2024

CEBU CITY, Philippines–In the vibrant music scene of Cebu, there are drummers who stand out to become the heartbeat of its musical landscape.  With their rhythmic prowess and dynamic performances, these drummers not only provide the backbone…

Taylor Swift’s ‘The Tortured Poets Department’ is great sad pop, meditative theater

04/19/2024

  Who knew what Taylor Swift’s latest era would bring? Or even what it would sound like? Would it build off the moodiness of “Midnights” or the folk of “evermore”? The country or the ’80s pop of her latest re-records? Or its two predecessors in black-and-white…

Taylor Swift on the winning side  anew as Chiefs top Super Bowl LVIII

02/12/2024

LAS VEGAS—With the run she’s having, how could Taylor Swift be on anything other than the winning side? Swift was smothered by her celebrity suite-mates at Allegiant Stadium when her significant other Travis Kelce’s Kansas City Chiefs…

Grammys 2024: Miley Cyrus wins Record of the Year for ‘Flowers’

02/05/2024

Los Angeles, United States—Pop chameleon Miley Cyrus bested a stacked field that included Taylor Swift and Billie Eilish to win the Grammy for Record of the Year on Sunday. She nabbed the prize — recognizing overall performance of a song…

Grammys 2024: Taylor Swift wins Album of the Year 

02/05/2024

Los Angeles, United States—Pop powerhouse Taylor Swift on Sunday made Grammy history by winning her fourth Album of the Year award for “Midnights” -– the most ever by any artist. With her record-breaking triumph, the 34-year-old surpassed music…

Grammys 2024: Billie Eilish wins Song of the Year 

02/05/2024

Los Angeles, United States—Billie Eilish’s contemplative track from the blockbuster film “Barbie” on Sunday won the Grammy for Song of the Year, which honors songwriting. “What Was I Made For?” won the prize over tunes from Taylor Swift,…

Grammy Awards: Rapper Killer Mike taken away in handcuffs

02/05/2024

LOS ANGELES —Rapper Killer Mike was taken away from Sunday night’s Grammy Awards in handcuffs by police after sweeping up three of the music industry’s biggest prizes for rap music, witnesses said. Los Angeles police offered no…

Taylor Swift announces new album, ‘Tortured Poets Department’ 

02/05/2024

LOS ANGELES— Taylor Swift used her 13th Grammy win on Sunday to announced her new album, “Tortured Poets Department,” will arrive April 19. The news arrived after U2 frontman Bono announced the award for best pop vocal album, which…

Taylor Swift eyes record at Grammys 

02/02/2024

Los Angeles, United States—All eyes are on — who else? — Taylor Swift ahead of Sunday’s Grammys, when the megastar could break the record for most Album of the Year wins at a gala where women finally are taking…

FACES OF CEBU: Danica Caballes, original voice behind ‘Daghang Salamat, O Santo Niño’

Emmariel Ares 01/09/2024

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Every January during the Sinulog celebration, devotees of Señor Sto. Nino collectively sing along to a song entitled “Daghang Salamat, O Santo Niño,” to praise the patron and show their gratitude for the…

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