Once again the country has made its mark in the global entertainment scene as over 26,000 fans from across the globe gathered for an explosive dance and music event last MTV Music Evolution Manila 2016!
MTV Music Evolution is presented by DOT or Department of Tourism and the Tourism Promotions Board with the theme “Can’t Stop Movin!”. The amazing dance and music event happened at the grounds of SM Mall of Asia and the people literally cheered, sang their hearts out on the iconic and contemporary pop dance music.
Our very own, Mr. Pure Energy Gary V and his son, Gab Valenciano opened the stage with a very intense set of performance also present on the event was the teen love team James Reid and Nadine Lustre as they set the crowd on love cloud with their super Kilig performance.
American singer-songwriter, Bebe Rhexia also pumped up the stage with her hit songs including “Me, Myself and I” and “Broken Hearts”. Fans also went wild as A-Pink, one of Korea’s favorite K-pop idol female groups, flawlessly performed “Remember”, “Mr. Chu”, “Luv” and “No No No”. L.A. grown electronic dance trio Far East Movement got everyone singing, dancing and jumping with their hit singles, “Like a G6” and “Rocketeer”. The headliner, prolific hit-maker, One Republic, wrapped up their performance of “Counting Stars”, “Apologize”, “Stop and Stare” and “Secret” with an explosion of fireworks.
It gets even better as the Philippines will also be highlighted in a global telecast reaching an international audience of more than three-quarters of a billion households in over 160 countries under the MTV World Stage global series.
Only on its second year, MTV Music Evolution Manila 2016 proved once again that the Philippines is not only a premier global destination for arts and culture and leisure and adventure, but is also one of the world’s top destinations for world-class entertainment.