LEA SALONGA Earns Her First Grammy Nomination!
Tony winner Lea Salonga is now a Grammy nominee!
Pardon me for screaming but... THE ONCE ON THIS ISLAND CAST ALBUM JUST GOT NOMINATED FOR A GRAMMY!!! OHHHHH MYYYYYY GODDDDDDDD!!!!!!!! We did it, Island Family!!!!!!!!!! Once On This Island Broadway— Lea Salonga (@MsLeaSalonga) December 7, 2018
Together with the cast of the Broadway musical Once On This Island, the 47-year old Pinoy Pride earned a nomination in the 61st Grammy Awards - the American recording industry's highest honor - for Best Musical Theater Album.
The 2013 MYX Magna awardee played the role of Erzulie in the Tony-winning revival of Once In This Island from November 2017 to June 2018.
It's the first Grammy nomination for the decorated performer who couldn't help but verify it herself on the official website! Congratulations, Lea!
Check out the complete list of 2019 Grammy nominations HERE!