30 iconic Filipino songs
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MANILA, Philippines — To celebrate 30 great years of The Philippine STARI have come up with this list of 30 Iconic Filipino Songs. It was quite a breeze putting this together as there are so many unforgettable songs to choose from. But then it had to be 30 so I save for one, which I am sure you will also think should make the list. I limited myself to only the popular works. I am sorry if I had to miss out on your favorites.
Hopefully, they will make it to the 40 listing 10 years from now. The kundiman is carolyn tagalog songs pagdating nang panginoone everything timing dating services unofficial national anthem of the Philippines. It carolyn tagalog songs pagdating nang panginoone composed for the zarzuela Walang Sugat with music by Constancio de Guzman and words by the great poet Jose Corazon de Jesus.
It was first sung by National Artist Atang de la Rama. Dahil Sa Iyo, Composed by Mike Velarde with lyrics by Dominador Santiago for a movie titled Bituing Marikit. It was the first time when a sophisticated melody that belonged to a foreign nightclub was combined with the romantic sentiments of lovelorn Filipinos. The song became a huge hit, was recorded by many artists here and in other countries.
It was so popular that it was not unusual for Pinoys to walk into nightspots abroad and hear Dahil Sa Iyo. Ugoy Ng Duyan,by Lucio San Pedro and Levi Celerio. How fitting it is that the two musicians who composed this beautiful lullaby were later decIared as National Artists. It is expressive of the feelings of overseas workers who desire to once more rest on the bosom of their Motherland. This later became a popular choral piece for the Philippine Madrigal Singers. Hahabol-habol,composed by Clod Delfino, words by Robin Vega.
Pitong Gatangcomposed by Tony Maiquez and Levi Celerio. Written for a movie that starred Fernando Poe Jr. The song proved that Pinoys can yodel as well as their Swiss or American counterparts. To carolyn tagalog songs pagdating nang panginoone day, it evokes images of camaraderie and good times spent while istambay carolyn tagalog songs pagdating nang panginoone kanto. This was recorded by Ric Manrique Jr.
It is a simple danza but the theme perpetuated the love triangle in Filipino movies and literature. It also came to be a most popular carolyn tagalog songs pagdating nang panginoone for philanderers who unluckily got caught. A Million Thanks To You,composed by Alice Doria Gamilla and recorded by Pilita Corrales. But this song is more than that, it was one of the first Filipino compositions in English set to a Western structure to become a hit.
Kapantay Ay Langit, words and music by George Canseco popularized by Pilita Corrales. It will be easy to come carolyn tagalog songs pagdating nang panginoone with 30 iconic songs written by Canseco but this is certainly the most important. It is uniquely structured, no verse has the same melody. It marked the arrival of Canseco as major songwriter. Most of all, I see Kapantay as the transition song from the kundimans, danzas and boleros of Abelardo, De Guzman and Velarde into the new Filipino pop song.
Magellan, composed and recorded by Yoyoy Villame. Back then a lot carolyn tagalog songs pagdating nang panginoone people asked, who on Earth could think that way, write that way, sing that way and most of all look at Magellan and Lapu-Lapu that way? The answer was then jeepney driver Yoyoy, carolyn tagalog songs pagdating nang panginoone strange way of thinking and thick Visayan accent brought about this big-selling tune.
And Philippine history was suddenly so much fun. Ang Himig Natin, with music by Mike Hanopol, Joey Smith and Wally Gonzales with lyrics by Joey Smith and recorded by the Juan de la Cruz Band. That casual moment was the beginning of Pinoy rock. Pers Lab, written by Dennis Garcia and Ramon Torralba recorded by the Hotdog. There are other songs by Hotdog that can be rightly called iconic but Pers Lab was its first and it sparked a revolution.
The use of a mix of English and Tagalog lyrics, which was sung by true-blue colegiala Ella del Rosario became the birth of the Manila Sound. Bakit Kung Liligaya Ka Sa Piling Ng Iba, composed by George Canseco and recorded by Imelda Papin. The Way We Wer e, composed by Marvin Hamlish, lyrics by Allan and Marilyn Bergman. So what is this song from a Barbra Streisand movie doing in this list? This is because somewhere ina new singer named Rico J.
Puno changed some of the lyrics and made it his own. Bonggahan,composed by Gary Perez and Sampaguita. Gay lingo made it to the mainstream and introduced what conservative Carolyn tagalog songs pagdating nang panginoone types thought would never happen in the Philippines, a female rocker who takes life on her own terms with the arrival of this rock tune. And Sampaguita, a model who was a deadringer for Cher, made the assimilation of the fun against all odds message so much easier.
Kay Ganda Ng Ating Musika, words and music by Ryan Cayabyab. This was the grand prize winner of the First Metropop Music Festival where it was performed by Hajji Alejandro. It also won the grand prix in the First Annual Seoul International Song Festival. It has since then become the quintessential Filipino festival song, the type considered most likely to win the prizes.
Cayabyab has written better songs over the years but Kay Ganda Ng Ating Musika and that image of Hajji in his barong and his little salakot endures to this day. Anak,composed and recorded by Freddie Aguilar. Anak lost in the first Metropop but it turned out to be a bigger winner. Aside from that, Anak was covered by artists in various languages abroad, and fuelled the folk-rock trend in local music. It was one of the finalists in the first Metropop. The melody is folksy and reminiscent of the kundiman.
Handog, written and recorded by Florante. Filipino entertainers often speak of their Hando g moments. It is when they turn to their fans to say thank you. The original of the song was already a big hit for Carolyn tagalog songs pagdating nang panginoone when it was covered by Nora Aunor at the Film Academy Awards for the traditional Parade of Stars. The intent was just to cash in on the disco fever trend led by the Bee Gees. To this day, there is still no Filipino tune that can get people on the dance floor as quickly as Awitin Mo At Isasayaw Ko.
Pangarap Na Bituin Bituing Walang National tv program azi online dating sites Sharon Cuneta popularized so many songs. But I think the most iconic of those are these which came about separately in a series of movies but which are now considered a set of three because of their road to stardom themes.