Archive | November, 2009

Charice on Pacquiao’s win: Proud to be Filipino

Charice on Pacquiao’s win: Proud to be Filipino

MANILA – The Philippines’ international singing sensation Charice Pempengco on Saturday thanked people for supporting Filipinos like her and boxing champion Manny Pacquiao, adding that their triumphs make her feel “proud to be Filipino.”

Charice arrived in Manila on Saturday on board a Philippine Airlines flight from Los Angeles, where she finished a 10-city tour Continue Reading

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Charice performs for JDRF Promise Ball, 11/14

Charice performs for JDRF Promise Ball, 11/14

Last Saturday, November 14, Charice performed in New York for the Black Tie Gala 37th Annual Promise Ball to benefit the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. JDRF International is the leading charitable funder and advocate of type 1 (juvenile) diabetes research worldwide. Continue Reading

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Charice Pempengco: truly, a star is born!

Charice Pempengco: truly, a star is born!

In recognition of Charice´s new fans from the portuguese speaking nations, I would like to post the article in it´s original language first. English translation below. Bem-vindo à Charicemania! Continue Reading

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Oprah Effect Impacts Music Sales

Oprah Effect Impacts Music Sales

Oprah Winfrey’s billion dollar media empire wields tremendous influence when it comes to pitching products, books, and now music. Winfrey’s influence extends beyond the sale of new albums by major contemporary stars. Warner Bros. chief operating officer and Reprise Records president, Diarmuid Quinn, says the developing artist Charice sold 60,000 singles behind an appearance on the show. Continue Reading

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Internet Charice. Can’t Beat Her? Join her!

Internet Charice. Can’t Beat Her? Join her!

Manny Pacquiao does the Internet. If you don’t do the Internet and you’re Filipino, young or old, green or gray, you’re missing out on the 2nd national treasure of the Philippines. She’s probably on the Internet right now. Continue Reading

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Charice to perform at Wowowee, Las Vegas 11/15

Charice to perform at Wowowee, Las Vegas 11/15

(SUBTITLED VIDEO ADDED FOR FILIPINO MEDLEY PART 2) It has been confirmed that Charice will be performing in Las Vegas. Willie Revillame is set to invade Las Vegas with his upcoming show “Wowowee, Namamasko Po sa Las Vegas LIVE” on November 15, Sunday, 3 pm, today! at Orleans Arena. Continue Reading

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Charice Special Guest at Pasadena Civic Center

Charice Special Guest at Pasadena Civic Center

Charice will appear as a special guest in a special holiday event organized by the Asian Journal Foundation at the Pasadena Civic Center on December 6th, 2009. The show will feature the Filipino-American Symphony Orchestra (FASO) performing traditional holiday songs both in English and Tagalog.  The event will also feature renowned soloists and a mixed Filipino chorale group and children’s choir. Continue Reading

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An Intimate Lunch with Charice

An Intimate Lunch with Charice

Pinoys in Metro Vancouver especially all the die-hard fans of Charice Pempengco, were overjoyed after their singing idol joined them in a lunch at Earls in Yaletown last November 9. Charice fans known as “Chast­ers” were elated at a luncheon event organized by Chris, Eve, and Madz Ordonio in cooperation with Sulyap Productions headed by Randy Mangalindan and BJ Correa. Continue Reading

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Charice and MomRaq featured at Rated K

Charice and MomRaq featured at Rated K

(VIDEO WITH SUBTITLES ADDED) Charice and MomRaq were featured on Rated K, Philippines. Basically a review of her amateur years and guestings abroad. I was told that it´s a mother´s tribute. The sad part was when Charice recalls she used to see things she wanted to buy in the stores, but they didn´t have money. So MomRaq told her to wait until she won the contest because it brings bad luck to buy before. Continue Reading

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Vote Charice for Best Oprah Show Musical Performance

Vote Charice for Best Oprah Show Musical Performance

Charice debuted her song “Note to God” on the Oprah Show last May.  To say it was an impressive debut would be an under statement.  After the show, “Note to God” raced into the top ten downloadable songs on both iTunes.com and Amazon.com.  Oprah was so impressed she included it in her “Best of 2009″ poll.  There have been so many memorable shows, performances, surprises and more this year, take this poll to vote for the best of the best in 2009! Check back in December for all the results.

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Charice’s Candid Compilations

Charice’s Candid Compilations

Charice gets playful and sends us video clips every so often.  So to put these candid videos together in one place makes sense.  AmazingCP gets all of the credit for this idea.  So, kick off your shoes, sit back, relax, and enjoy Charice doing what she does best…..entertain us.  And if you discover more short Charice videos. please send them to Charicemania.com and we will add them here. Continue Reading

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David Foster & Friends Concert Reviews

David Foster & Friends Concert Reviews

We would like to dedicate this page to compile all the reviews from David Foster and Friends concert. We are encouraging our readers to send us all articles, videos, pictures, blogs or reports about the 10-day-city concerts to us. We would try to bundle them all up in this section. From all of us here in Charicemania Team, thank you very much to all our readers, contributors, fans, chasters for their help in the past weeks. But most of all, thank you CHARICE, for bringing us so much joy, excitement and tears! Continue Reading

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David Foster and Friends, Vancouver 11/08/09

David Foster and Friends, Vancouver 11/08/09

(NEW VIDEOS ADDED) In addition to being home to the Vancouver Canucks and the Vancouver Ravens, General Motors Place is one of the most active entertainment venues in North America. General Motors Place’s state-of-the-art features include a Bose sound system that provides acoustics to rival any building in North America as well as OrcaVision, an 8-sided video scoreboard featuring 4 Mitsubishi DiamondVision Mark IV video boards and 4 Whiteway matrix boards. The building also features highly skilled in-house production, lighting and rigging crews and outstanding broadcast capabilities. General Motors Place has received considerable acclaim for its comfortable seating and superior sightlines. Continue Reading

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Charice in David Foster and Friends in San Jose, 11/6/09

Charice in David Foster and Friends in San Jose, 11/6/09

Just a day after performing in Southern California, the David Foster and Friends 10-city tour headed to Northern California for their 9th stop at the HP Pavilion in San Jose. Despite the fast pace of the tour, the show continued to impress concert-goers last November 6, 2009. As always, Charice wowed the audience after they eagerly awaited the final songs of the night. To see how truly spectacular Charice’s performance in the show was, we will post videos as they become available. Continue Reading

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David Foster & Friends in Los Angeles, 11/5

David Foster & Friends in Los Angeles, 11/5

Last November 5, 2009, the David Foster & Friends Concert 10-City Tour made its 8th stop at the Gibson Amphitheatre at Universal City Walk in Los Angeles, California. As expected, Charice did not fail to amaze concert-goers with renditions of the “Power of Love,” “Note to God,” the “Bodyguard Medley,” and lastly with an all-star cast finale of “America’s Song.” Continue Reading

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Charice at the 2009 Cedars-Sinai Board of Governors Gala

Charice at the 2009 Cedars-Sinai Board of Governors Gala

LOS ANGELES, CA – NOVEMBER 04: Singer Charice attends the 2009 Cedars-Sinai Board of Governor’s Gala Sponsored by Lexus at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza on November 4, 2009 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jesse Grant/Getty Images for Cedars-Sinai). Continue Reading

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