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Stars offer prayers after Davao explosion

Sep 03, 2016 - 2:06 PM

Vice Ganda apl de ap Gary Valenciano and many more speak up after an explosion in Davao kills at least 14 people

#PRAYFORDAVAO. Robin Padilla, Bea Alonzo, apl.de.ap, and Josh Duhamel are some of the stars who spoke up about the Davao explosion on social media. File photos by Rob Reyes/Alecs Ongcal/Rappler, Jean Baptiste Lacroix/Dave Mangels/Getty Images North America/AFP

WATCH: Black Eyed Peas back with star-studded 'Where Is The Love?' remake

Sep 01, 2016 - 11:32 PM

More than a decade after the 9 11 attacks the Black Eyed Peas are banding together with Kendall Usher Jessie J Justin Timberlake and many more to ask once again Where is the love?

Screengrabs from YouTube/BlackEyedPeasVEVO

Apl de ap on new book, Christmas in PH, Black Eyed Peas comeback

Dec 18, 2015 - 6:00 PM

The Filipino American singer partners with the Department of Tourism for the campaign Visit the Philippines Again 2016

IN PHOTOS: PH stars perform at APEC 2015 dinner

Nov 18, 2015 - 11:27 PM

Charice El Gamma Penumbra Gary V Martin Nievera Jessica Sanchez Apl de ap Cecile Licad and many more perform for the economic leaders at the APEC 2015 dinner

Screengrab from Instagram/supercharice

VLOG: Philippines highlights modernity in London travel event

Nov 04, 2015 - 9:17 PM

Filipino rapper Apl De Ap of Black Eyed Peas sings his own composition to invite the world to the Philippines

The best of Coach Apl's 'The Voice PH' punchlines

Mar 02, 2015 - 6:19 PM

That performance parang karne and more gems from Coach Apl who tackles everything from pedicabs to EDSA on The Voice of the Philippines

Photo by Manman Dejeto/Rappler

FULL RECAP: 'The Voice PH' live shows, week 2

Feb 01, 2015 - 9:45 PM

The full song list of performances from the last week of the Live Shows plus the results as they are announced

FULL RECAP: 'The Voice PH' live shows, week 1

Jan 25, 2015 - 11:22 PM

The full song list from the live shows These are updated with results as they are announced

Screengrabs from YouTube

From viral karaoke vid to 'The Voice PH': Watch Alisah Bonaobra's stunning audition

Nov 16, 2014 - 11:36 PM

Alisah sings ‘Domino’ and joins team Apl

In Photos: Feeling the PH love at #OneVibePH

Jun 13, 2014 - 9:46 PM

Scenes from the concert put together by Viber featuring apl de ap DJ Laidback Luke Mars Miranda Motherbass Funk Avy and more

Pentatonix, int'l artists perform in NYC for Pinoy Relief concert

Mar 12, 2014 - 4:31 PM

The star studded lineup of both international and Filipino artists had one goal: to raise funds and help victims of Typhoon Yolanda Haiyan

PENTATONIX. Seen here in a screengrab from their YouTube channel, the popular band performed at the Pinoy Relief concert in NYC on March 11 (March 12 in Manila). Screengrab from YouTube

WATCH: Jessica Sanchez on singing 'Let It Go' at NYC concert

Mar 12, 2014 - 10:37 AM

The ‘Idol’ star joined forces with fellow Fil Am composer Oscar winning Bobby Lopez to cover the ‘Frozen’ hit at NYC’s Pinoy Relief concert

LET IT GO. Jessica Sanchez performed the 'Frozen' hit 'Let It Go' with composer Bobby Lopez at the NYC Pinoy Relief concert. Screengrab from video provided by Pinoy Relief

[The Voice PHL] And the winner will be...

Sep 29, 2013 - 7:10 PM

We dare predict the big winner of ‘The Voice of the Philippines’ Season 1

THE BIG J. Janice Javier just might emerge as THE 'Voice of the Philippines.' Photo: Mark Quimpo-Demayo

'The Voice PHL': And then there were 8

Sep 21, 2013 - 9:18 PM

The Voice of the Philippines Top 8 meet the press in the run up to the semi finals

8 IS ENOUGH. 'V reporters' Robi Domingo and Alex Gonzaga (5th and 6th from left) are flanked by the show's remaining contestants: (L to R) Thor Dulay, Janice Javier, Paolo Onesa, Myk Perez, Klarisse De Guzman, Morissette Amon, Mitoy Yonting, and Radha Tinsay. Photos by Mark Quimpo-Demayo

[Voice PHL] Goodbye, everybody, they’ve got to go

Sep 16, 2013 - 10:08 PM

‘The Voice of the Philippines’’ 3rd to the last weekend lets go of 4 more hopefuls

WHERE WAS THE LOVE? Jessica Reynoso, one of the better 'Voice' contestants, got an odd score from the Black Eyed Pea. Photo from her Facebook

HIGHLIGHTS: Star Magic Ball 2013

Sep 11, 2013 - 9:00 AM

A glimpse of the program that took place

COUPLE OF THE NIGHT. Kathryn Bernardo and Daniel Padilla. Host Martin Nievera keeps the mood light.

The Voice of the Philippines: 4 more bite the dust

Sep 10, 2013 - 9:17 PM

September 8 live show yields more casualties including one fan favorite

BYE, MR. SHY. One of the more unique ‘The Voice’ contenders, Darryl Shy got much love from viewers but not enough from Coach Lea. Photo by Ian Pedarse/Ang Litratista

Now the men: singles at the Star Magic Ball 2013 red carpet

Sep 10, 2013 - 12:00 PM

If this were Cinderella s ball any of these men is the perfect Prince Charming

DASHING, DAPPER. Jake Cuenca arrived solo, to the joy of female fans. All photos by Inoue Jaena

Mitoy, Janice dominate 'The Voice' live

Sep 03, 2013 - 3:25 PM

Powerhouse performances and great audience vibe in The Voice PH live telecast

UNSTOPPABLE. Mitoy owned the show with his 'Don't Stop Me Now' number. Photo from his Facebook

'The Voice': Hello, live show, bye, 4 singers

Aug 27, 2013 - 7:05 PM

‘The Voice of the Philippines’ live show round has begun to eliminate more contenders

EXIT DUDE. ‘The Voice of the Philippines’’ Junji (front, left) is the first to go home out of Team Sarah’s Top 6, leaving behind (clockwise from left) live-show winner Morissette, Klarisse, Yuki, live-show survivor Eva, and Maki. All photos from the show’s Facebook page

Dr Luke joins 'American Idol' panel of judges

Aug 26, 2013 - 1:11 PM

Esteemed producer could bring his pop wizardry to rev up the reality singing show

DOCTOR OF POP. The producer behind the hits of Avril, Ke$ha, Katy Perry. Photo from Dr. Luke's Facebook

‘Voice PHL’: War almost over

Aug 21, 2013 - 2:19 PM

4 more singer contenders are saved from elimination as the show’s battle round concludes

BACK IN THE HIGH LIFE. Radha Tinsay, formerly of the R&B group Kulay, stays on in ‘The Voice’ at the expense of Marissa Sarroca. Photo from the show's Facebook

The ‘Voice PHL’: Sunday, grabe, Sunday

Aug 12, 2013 - 6:12 PM

5 contestants get the axe as the end of the show’s Battle Round draws near

NO CAUSE FOR JUVIE-LATION. Juvie Pelos, one of the show’s more unique contestants, is no longer in the running to be ‘The Voice of the Philippines.’ Photo from the show’s Facebook page

The ‘Voice’s’ (and PHL’s) Saturday night fever

Aug 11, 2013 - 3:06 PM

The singing competition’s battle round delivers face offs and another arguable victory

DON’T TELL ME ’CAUSE IT HURTS. That line off No Doubt’s “Don’t Speak” is virtually being sung by Angelica Prado (right) fans, who feel she deserved Coach Bamboo’s save more than Isabella Fabregas. Photos from the show’s Facebook page

'The Voice PH': They've only just begun

Jul 30, 2013 - 4:43 PM

The Voice now in battle round – or the beginning of adieu for several contestants

THE CHOICE. The Dan-Lee Grane match showed the judges can also be judged. Photo from the Facebook page of 'The Voice of the Philippines'

'The Voice' of pop culture?

Jul 22, 2013 - 9:35 PM

More than a singing contest TVOTP has become an ice breaker on a national scale

'In tune for education'

Jul 06, 2013 - 10:57 PM

According to UNESCO we rank 5th among countries with the most out of school children in the world

BuzzFeed Pinoy Pride list: Lea, Charice, more

Jul 03, 2013 - 12:10 AM

The website lists 27 Pinoys to be proud of

FLAG BEARERS. BuzzFeed lists Pinoys who have made a mark globally

'The Voice PH' pilot to air June 15

Jun 14, 2013 - 9:00 PM

The first episode of The Voice of the Philippines will show the Blind Auditions

THE JUDGES. Who will Apl.De.Ap, Lea Salonga, Sarah Geronimo and Bamboo Mañalac pick to be on their teams? Photo from ABS-CBN

'The Voice Philippines' to premiere June 9

Jun 05, 2013 - 4:35 PM

Top grossing reality singing competition “The Voice” is coming to Philippine shores

RAISE YOUR VOICE. 'Broadway Diva' Lea Salonga is one of the coaches/judges in 'The Voice of the Philippines.' Screen shot from YouTube (ABSCBNOnline)

apl.de.ap and Jessica Sanchez shine in new music video

Oct 20, 2012 - 4:56 PM

The two proud half Pinoys ask everyone to jump into life

JESSICA SANCHEZ AND APL.de.ap in 'Jump In.' Screen grab from YouTube (jumpintochange)

Apl.de.ap to help Bangsamoro children

Oct 12, 2012 - 2:04 PM

Fil Am singer and Ambassador for Peace Apl de ap wants to help Bangsamoro children

Artistas for peace: Why not?

Sep 13, 2012 - 10:34 AM

Filipino celebrities and athletes join hands with the government in promoting peace in the Philippines If you re on social media you have a role too

MEMBERS OF THE PHILIPPINE Azkals are among the Peace Ambassadors who will take their pledge at the Malacañan Palace on Friday morning, September 14. All photos by Joser Dumbrique

SPOTTED: Pinoy personalities at Pacquiao-Bradley fight

Jun 11, 2012 - 5:55 AM

Filipino and foreign talents trooped to MGM Grand to watch the Pacquiao Bradley fight

Filipino-American rapper Apl.de.Ap.