philippines drag race releases in august
TWELVE drag queens will compete to become the Philippines’ first Drag Race Superstar on philippines Drag Race, premieres August 17 on discovery+, HBO GO and WOW Presents Plus. Every Wednesday new episodes will be released. Its spin-off and after-show, Drag Race Philippines: Untucked, Will Premiere on August 19, with new episodes every Friday. The show is hosted by Paolo Ballesteros, with judges Jiggly Caliente and Kaladkaren.
Puregold Channel to Launch TikTok Series
AFTER the launch of the digital series GVBOYS: Pangmalakasang good vibes Y Ang Babae in any face MaskPuregold Channel is ready to launch 52 weeks, the first Filipino series made for TikTok. The 36-episode series is directed by Lemuel Lorca and produced by Chris Cahilig. It stars Queenay Mercado, a TikTok personality with 12.3 million followers, and Jin Macapagal, the first Ultimate BidaMan winner from it’s show time. Derick Lauchengco, the current Second Prince of Misters of the Philippines, and Herbie Cruz, a TikTok personality with over 700,000 followers, are also part of the series. Set on the island of Cagbalete in Mauban, Quezon, the series follows the story of Mina, an effervescent and hopeless romantic who has never had a boyfriend. Her best friends decide to find the perfect boyfriend for her in 52 weeks. Clock 52 weeks on Puregold Channel on Tiktok @puregoldph.
Launch of the YouTube channel for children
MUSICIANS and podcasters Jim Bacarro and Saab Magalona believe there is no bonding experience like listening to music with their children, who are three and two years old. Inspired by their children’s enthusiastic response to their silly house songs, the couple now share their creations on Puddy Rock, a music channel featuring children’s songs for learning and inclusion. To see the podcasters, subscribe to the Puddy Rock YouTube channel. All Puddy Rock songs and future releases will be available on all streaming music platforms.
4the Impact releases new single
Filipino pop group 4the Impact is now a part of Sony Music Philippines and ShowBT Philippines local pop talent roster. The last song of the group, “Tapat Sa’yo,” is a ballad that distills themes of betrayal and loss into an empowering statement to move on. It is produced by K-Pop producer Lee Oh Won, who also worked on songs for SHINee’s Taemin, Stray Kids, TVXQ, Wanna One, and SB19. “Tapat Sa’yo” is available on all digital music platforms worldwide through Sony Music Entertainment.
Clinton Kane releases single, announces tour dates
FILIPINO-Norwegian singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Clinton Kane has released his debut album, Maybe one day everything will be alright via Columbia Records. The nine-track LP features RIAA Gold-certified lead singles “Chicken Tendies” and “I Guess I’m In Love,” as well as “Go To Hell” and “14,” plus five new tracks. The album is available on all digital streaming platforms. Earlier this month, Mr. Kane announced a headline world tour scheduled for the fall. The tour kicks off in Edmonton on September 3 with stops in Los Angeles, Las Vegas, New York, Toronto and more. On November 1, Mr. Kane will kick off the international leg of the tour in Dublin, with shows across Europe and Asia, including Manila on December 3 at the New Frontier Theater in Quezon City. Mr. Kane will contribute a portion of the proceeds from the tour to various charities serving the different continents and cities in which he will be performing. Visit https://www.clintonkane.com/ for tickets and more information.
Journey releases its first new album in 11 years
The ROCK band Journey has released Freedomthe band’s first album of new material in 11 years since 2011 Eclipse. In As well as legendary founder, guitarist, writer and producer Neal Schon, veteran keyboardist, lead lyricist Jonathan Cain, vocalist Arnel Pineda, and bassist Randy Jackson (who had played on the band’s 1986 album). raised on the radio) recorded the album. Following the album’s release, there are four exclusive Las Vegas show dates featuring special symphony orchestra performances at the new Resorts World Theater in Las Vegas. The residency began on July 15. Tickets for the special engagement are on sale at JOURNEY with Symphony Orchestra | Resorts World Las Vegas (rwlasvegas.com).
MTV VMA nominations announced
MTV ANNOUNCED nominations for the 2022 Video Music Awards (VMAs) featuring artists whose cultural impact and work over the past year transformed the music industry and created global conversations. Jack Harlow Kendrick Lamar and lil nas x lead this year’s nominations with seven nominations each, closely followed by Doja Cat and Harry Styles with six each, and Billie Eilish, Drake, Dua Lipa, Ed Sheeran, Taylor Swift, and The Weeknd with five each. jack harlow and lil nas x both earned multiple nominations for the hit collaboration “Industry Baby,” which premiered live on stage at the 2021 VMAs, along with Kendrick Lamar, who is nominated for the first time since 2018. Madonna, who reigns as the most awarded artist in MTV history with 20 wins, she becomes the only artist nominated in each of the five VMA decades (1980-2020), as she earns her 69ththe nomination for Mrs X. This year also sees K-pop acts like BTS. and SEVENTEEN with four and three nominations, respectively. The 2022 VMAs will take place on August 28 at the Prudential Center in New Jersey. Southeast Asian fans can follow @mtvasia and @VMAs on Instagram and Facebook. The show airs on the Paramount Network on September 2 at 6 pm (TH, WIB), 7 pm (SG, PH) and 8 pm (MY). Voting is now open at vote.mtv.com.
Fil-Am podcasters bring the show to the FYE channel
EVERY Saturday morning, everyone can now listen to conversations with Filipinos from around the world on over a glass or two (OAGOT), the new FYE channel show that will premiere on kumu on July 30 at 10 a.m. journey to success and perspective on relevant topics with a glass of your favorite beverage. Born out of the pandemic in the US, the podcast has become a hit with Filipinos around the world who tune in via Apple Podcast, Pandora, Spotify and Stitcher, and via iHeartRadio, Facebook and YouTube. His previous guests include Angel Locsin, Martin Nievera and Regine Velasquez-Alcasid. They will talk with El Maestro Alex Calleja, who will talk about his career as a comedian, writer and presenter in the pilot episode of Over A Glass Or Two. The show will air every Saturday at 10 a.m. on the FYE channel (app.kumu.ph/fyechannel) in kumu.
The school of good and evil to premiere on Netflix
IN THE town of Gavaldon, two misfits and best friends, Sophie (Sophia Anne Caruso) and Agatha (Sofia Wylie), share the most unlikely of bonds. Sophie, a golden-haired seamstress, dreams of escaping her boring life to become a princess, while Agatha, with her gloomy aesthetic and her unconventional mother, has the makings of a true witch. One night, a powerful force takes them to the School of Good and Evil, where the true stories behind every great fairy tale begin. The series also stars Charlize Theron, Kerry Washington, Laurence Fishburne, Michelle Yeoh, Patti LuPone, Freya Parks, Earl Cave, Jamie Flatters, and Kit Young. Based on the international best-selling series by Soman Chainani, the series is directed by Paul Feig. The school of good and evil opens on October 21.