Retracing the Passage of Sab

Sabrina has always received a lot of attention for precisely doing a lot of covers. Despite her status, she has come to be known as Asia’s Acoustic Sweetheart, recognized in ASEAN countries for her musical ability and acoustic style. Her “I Love Acoustic” series in 8 volumes to date has reached loads of Platinum successes. sab-2016-4

Setting aside her significant talents, as a performer and a recording artist, what makes Sabrina special are her three specific gifts: humility, love for supporters, and just importantly, her genuine perspective in song writing.

Over a span of eight years, Sabrina has performed a number of original songs written like “Again” (by Anj Sulit) and “Sa Bawat Paghinga” (by Toto Sorioso). Adding to her song treasury of originals are “One True Love,” “Over For Now But Not Forever,” “Oh Boy,” and “Paradise.”

As anticipated, she’s inspired to create songs from her own experiences and thoughts as she is extremely positive about releasing an all-original album. She probably didn’t spend a long time thinking about this dream, instead, she starts it with the first step of writing songs. She is focus to her goals no matter how bold and risky it may be. For her, this comes as a reinvention of herself.

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A1 Brings Boy Band Authenticity Come to Life

Deafening screams of more than 2,000 fans fill every corner of the KIA Theatre in Araneta Center with the highly anticipated A1 concert tour made its kick-off on October 23, 2016.

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Three of the original four members of A1 ­— Ben Adams (lead vocals), Mark Read (keyboards), and Christian Ingebrigtsen (guitars), enjoyed performing a 2-night show as they preferred to be intimate with their fans. Second night happened at the IEC Pavilion in Cebu on October 25, 2016.

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The A1 Confessions

“This is one of our favorite countries. We absolutely love it here,” Ben Adams opens during the press conference held at Novotel-Manila. With me at the event is my friend Len Armea (Editor-In-Chief of Pinoy Gazette) who’s brave enough to overcome her shyness, ready to stare eye to eye to her most favorite guy of A1, Ben, and ask a few questions to the group.

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