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Charice 2010 Year in Review: Best New Single


So, what was the best Charice single of 2010? Before you stick your heads together and start to think, you must factor in the collaborations she was involved in and her successes in Japan. To help you along, we’ve created our shortlist of the 5 Best New Singles.

If you’re an iTunes shopper as much as a music store shopper, then you’ll be familiar with them all, but you might be surprised by the list. Read the full story

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Charice LIVE on Japan’s J-Wave Radio, December 19


So we’ve heard her sing Jingle Bell Rock and Grown-up Christmas List live. If one of your Christmas wishes is to hear her sing Happy Christmas live, this is your chance! Don’t live in Japan? No problem, you can still listen online.  Read the full story

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Charice Takes Lennon Classic to No 6 in Japan’s Tokio Hot 100


Charice’s continuing rise in the Land of the Rising Sun was further illustrated by a Top 10 spot for her Christmas single ‘Happy Christmas (War is Over)” in the illustrious Tokio Hot 100 chart show on J-WAVE radio.

Her version of John Lennon’s classic Christmas song, “Happy Christmas (War is Over),” was recorded this year as the theme tune to J-WAVE radio’s winter campaign, entitled ‘Love and Peace’. Released on November 26, it entered the chart at No 7 and has climbed one place to No 6 in less than two weeks. Read the full story

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Charice’s Interview with Japanese Magazine “Josei Jishin”


Konnichiwa everyone! Japan is gearing up for Charice’s first solo concert tour next year with a flurry of activities by our beloved princess. She’s recorded a Christmas song for her Japanese fans, will have a free mini live concert next month and interviews with her are now coming out in the Japanese press. Read the full story

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Charice Covers John Lennon’s “Happy Christmas (War is Over)”


NOV. 26 UPDATE: Tickets to Charice’s mini live concert will be given to 30 pairs of lucky winners. You can apply for the ticket raffle here. Charice recorded John Lennon’s “Happy Christmas (War is Over)” which will be used as the theme song for J-WAVE radio’s winter campaign entitled “Love and Peace, Wishes Come True”.

The theme for J-Wave’s winter campaign this year is “Love and Peace”. John Lennon sings “War is over, if you want it…” in “Happy Christmas (War is Over)” which shows his desire for love and peace. Read the full story

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