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Manila - List of Famous Bands/Musical Artists from Here

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List of Manila bands, listed by their level of fame. This Manila musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Manila bands are included, as well as many Manila musicians of underground status. This list of Manila musical artists includes information like what genre the artist falls under, what albums they've put out and more. If you want to know more about these famous Manila bands you can click on their names to learn more about them. Bands from every genre are listed here, including rock, pop, hip-hop/rap, jazz, and more.

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Regine Velasquez is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Manila - List of Famous Bands/Musical Artists from Here
Adult contemporary music, Ballad, Pop music
Regina Encarnacion Ansong Velasquez, better known as Regine Velasquez, is a Filipino recording artist and actress, and is widely known for possessing an extensive vocal range. She was hailed by ...more
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Sandara Park is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Manila - List of Famous Bands/Musical Artists from Here
Hip hop music, Synthpop, Pop music
Sandara Park, better known as Dara, is a South Korean idol singer, actress, and model. She is best known as being a member and the director of communications of the South Korean girl group 2NE1. ...more
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Jett Pangan is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Manila - List of Famous Bands/Musical Artists from Here
Jett Pangan is a Filipino singer and guitarist best known for fronting the Filipino rock bands The Dawn, formed in 1985 and still active to date, and the defunct Jett Pangan Group.
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Michael V is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Manila - List of Famous Bands/Musical Artists from Here
Hip hop music, Pop music, Rap music
Michael V., also known as "Bitoy", is a Filipino comedian, actor, impersonator, director, composer, singer, rapper, voice artist and parodist, who appears in the GMA Network show ...more
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Kyla is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Manila - List of Famous Bands/Musical Artists from Here
Pop music, Contemporary R&B, Rhythm and blues
Melanie C. Alvarez, better known by her stage name Kyla, is a Filipino R&B singer-songwriter, producer, occasional actress and presenter dubbed as the Philippines' "Queen of ...more
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Rachelle Ann Go is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Manila - List of Famous Bands/Musical Artists from Here
Pop music, Rhythm and blues, Pop rock
Rachelle Ann Villalobos Go is a Filipino singer, model and actress who won in several singing contests, the first of which was in Eat Bulaga! at age eleven. She rose to fame when she emerged as ...more
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Donna Cruz is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Manila - List of Famous Bands/Musical Artists from Here
Ballad, Pop music, Music of the Philippines
Donna Cruz Yrastorza-Larrazabal or popularly known as Donna Cruz is a Filipina recording artist and entertainer. She emerged as the biggest multimedia superstar in the 1990s, becoming successful ...more
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Jamie Rivera is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Manila - List of Famous Bands/Musical Artists from Here
Pop music, Easy listening, Gospel music
Mary Jane C. Mendoza, known as Jamie Rivera is a pop singer from the Philippines and also known as the Inspirational Diva. She has sung to Pope John Paul II, and played the role of Kim in the ...more
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Louie Ocampo is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Manila - List of Famous Bands/Musical Artists from Here
Adult contemporary music, Pop music, Classical music
Louie Ocampo is a Filipino composer and arranger best known for his association with Martin Nievera. His numerous hits, mostly collaborations, include Tell Me, Kahit Isang Saglit, and You Are My ...more
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Mari Nallos is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Manila - List of Famous Bands/Musical Artists from Here
Urban contemporary, Adult contemporary music, Pop music
Marri Nallos is a pop singer from the Philippines.
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Mel Villena is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Manila - List of Famous Bands/Musical Artists from Here
Adult contemporary music, Pop music, Rhythm and blues
Mel Villena is a Filipino musician, composer and musical director who has worked with various artists such as Sharon Cuneta, Pops Fernandez, Martin Nievera, Lea Salonga, The Company, and Mitch ...more
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3rd Avenue is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Manila - List of Famous Bands/Musical Artists from Here
Ballad, Disco, Pop music
3rd Avenue is a Filipino band composed of Paolo Ledesma, Teena Lim, Jeff Perez, Beng Gatmaitan, RV Amaranto and Lester Cerda. This band started as an acoustic group of three members in 2000. The ...more
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Martin Nievera is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Manila - List of Famous Bands/Musical Artists from Here
Adult contemporary music, Pop music, Dance music
Martin Ramon Razon Nievera is a Filipino singer, songwriter, and actor. He is one of the main hosts of musical variety show ASAP on ABS-CBN. In March 2012, he was announced as one of the four ...more
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Rivermaya is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Manila - List of Famous Bands/Musical Artists from Here
Indie pop, Pop music, Grunge
Rivermaya is one of the most influential and critically acclaimed Filipino rock bands in the Philippines. Formed in 1993, they are one of the several bands who spearheaded the 90s Philippine ...more
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Kitchie Nadal is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Manila - List of Famous Bands/Musical Artists from Here
Acoustic music, Pop rock, Alternative rock
Anna Katrina Dumilon Nadal-Lopez, known by her stage name Kitchie Nadal, is a Filipino singer-songwriter from Manila, Philippines, formerly the lead vocalist for the alternative rock band, ...more
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Jaya is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Manila - List of Famous Bands/Musical Artists from Here
Hip hop music, Rock music, Rhythm and blues
María Luisa Ramsey, better known mononymously as Jaya, is a Filipino soul music singer, rapper, dancer, record producer, presenter, and actress of mixed Filipino and Jamaican descent. She ...more
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Pupil is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Manila - List of Famous Bands/Musical Artists from Here
New Wave, Pop music, Rock music
Pupil is a Filipino rock band composed of Ely Buendia on lead vocals and guitars, Dok Sergio on bass, Wendell Garcia on drums and Jerome Velasco on guitars.
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Ariel Rivera is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Manila - List of Famous Bands/Musical Artists from Here
Pop music, Music of the Philippines
Ariel Rivera is a singer and an actor.
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Karylle is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Manila - List of Famous Bands/Musical Artists from Here
Pop music, Rhythm and blues, Soul music
Ana Karylle Padilla Tatlonghari-Yuzon, commonly known by her stage mononym Karylle, is a Filipino singer, song writer, actress, TV host, model, theater performer, writer, blogger and
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Lani Misalucha is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Manila - List of Famous Bands/Musical Artists from Here
Pop music, Rock music, Classical music
Lani Misalucha is a singer from the Philippines. She has been performing in the United States since 2004 where she also currently residing. But now, she is back in the Philippines where she just ...more
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Pops Fernandez is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Manila - List of Famous Bands/Musical Artists from Here
Pop music, Rock music, Dance music
Maria Cielito Lukban Fernandez, better known as Pops Fernandez, is a Filipino singer, entertainer, entrepreneur, TV host and actress. She is dubbed as the "Concert Queen".
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Andrew E. is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Manila - List of Famous Bands/Musical Artists from Here
Hip hop music, Rap music, Pop rap
Andrew Espiritu, better known as Andrew E., is a Filipino rapper, record producer and actor. He is best known throughout the Philippines for his 1990 debut hit single "Humanap Ka Ng ...more
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The Dawn is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Manila - List of Famous Bands/Musical Artists from Here
New Wave, Rock music, Alternative rock
The Dawn is a Filipino rock band which first achieved commercial success during the late 1980s in the Philippines. The band broke up in 1995 with lead vocalist Jett Pangan forming another band, ...more
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Mig Ayesa is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Manila - List of Famous Bands/Musical Artists from Here
Rock music
Miguel Alfonso Ramon Legarda "MiG" Ayesa is an Australian rock singer and actor.
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Gary Valenciano is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Manila - List of Famous Bands/Musical Artists from Here
Pop music, Dance music, Manila Sound
Gary Valenciano, also known Gary V. and Mr. Pure Energy, is a Filipino musician. Valenciano has released 26 albums, and won the Awit Awards for "Best Male Performer" eleven times. In ...more