MYXclusive: OGIE ALCASID Pays Tribute To OPM With New Album 'NakakaLokal'!
Ogie Alcasid brings back his classic masterpieces and new original tracks in his latest album NakakaLokal - his debut project under Star Music and first ever collaboration with ABS-CBN's PhilHarmonic Orchestra!
"I am very excited, I am thrilled," he shared. "Finally my dream of working with the orchestra and with Star Music has come true."
On working with PhilHarmonic, Ogie humbly said, "They sound fantastic. The challenge was for me to sound even half as good as they do which I hope I was able to accomplish... It's a wonderful experience. Para kang dinuduyan."
In this era of what they call millennial "vibe tracks", the OPM icon is ready to prove that his music can stand the test of time. It doesn't matter which generation you belong because his record has it all from "hugot" to dance-themed sounds. It consists of 10 songs, 6 of which new compositions including its lead single and Himig Handog PPop Love Songs 2017 theme song "NakakaLokal".
Moreover, the singer-songwriter said he will also be working on a show for a cause on August 25. All proceeds of the show will go to World Vision organization who is celebrating their 60th year doing humanitarian charity.
Ogie is already preparing something big for his next year's 30th anniversary in the industry - a concert at the Araneta Coliseum!
Watch our MYXclusive interview with Ogie Alcasid below and hear what else he has in store for us:
"NakakaLokal" is now available in physical copy at record stores nationwide for P350, and for streaming on digital platforms.
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