Friday, April 22, 2011

Charice : YouTube Singing Sensation and Glee Appearance

On March 17, 2010 the respected New York Post chosen Charice to top the Pop Wrap’s Fave Five list beating lady Gaga. Last December 2009, she made a guest appearance on the top grossing movie “Alvin and the Chipmunks : The Squeakquel”.

Youtube singing sensation Charice

This young lady from the Philippines had gone a long way since her first U.S. TV appearance from The Ellen DeGeneres Show on December 19, 2007. Following a number of standing ovation appearances on The Oprah Winfrey Show, notable performances from “Hitman: David Foster and Friends” Concert, with Andrea Bocelli Tuscany Italy Concert, the unforgettable “Because You Loved Me” duet with her singing idol, Celine Dion, at Madison Square New York City, and singing at President Obama Pre-Inaugural Ball at Washington D.C.

Charmaine Clarice Relucio Pempengco known as “Charice” started singing at the age of 4 and competing with the local singing contests at the age of 7 with her unusual vocal prowess.  In 2007, Charice became a YouTube sensation with millions of hits of her videos uploaded by a fan that made her an internet phenomenon which leads her to an International singing career stardom.

Charice second single entitled, “Pyramid” (feat. lyaz) is a very promising upbeat Pop/Urban song released last February 23, 2010 under Reprise label and produced by winning Grammy songwriter - producer, David Foster. The song was far from her previous soulful list she was known for like belting Whitney Houston songs, and from her first single “Note to God”. “Pyramid” is rapidly raving positive reviews on the airwaves and hits from YouTube.

Charice  U.S. Debut Album was launched at Oprah Show, May 11, 2010 with Hitmaker (now her Godfather), David Foster.  Her album tops the Billboard Dance/Club Chart.

Charice walks at GLEE Season 2 Premiere Red Carpet Event 2010 at Los Angeles, California last September 7, 2010.

The popular  FOX T.V program GLEE  second season premiered on September 21, 2010 with Charice for a recurring role as Sunshine Corazon (a rival to character Rachel Berry).  The first episode "Auditions" got a soaring 12.3 Million views where Charice made an applauded solo performance of Beyonce "Listen" as her audition piece to the Glee Club.

April 18, 2011 Charice's  releases her new single “Before It Explodes,” on April 18 (US time).

April 19, 2011Charice  returned to Glee singing 'All By Myself" popularized by Celine Dion from its episode “A Night of Neglect.”
Watchout for  Charice for another song release entitled "Louder" and the upcoming Hollywood movie "“Here Comes The Boom,” alongside Salma Hayek, Kevin James and Henry Winkler.

Charice Official Website