July 2016 concerts

July 2016 concert line-up: Selena Gomez, Engelbert, The Beatles Bootleg, YouTube sensations, and more

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Saturday, 9 July 2016 - Last Updated on July 9, 2016
July 2016 concerts
July 2016 concerts

July 2016 concerts

Shake the concert grounds this July with the following line of concerts and music festivals.

Own it! Concert with YouTube favorites – July 9

Ovation Productions is bringing some of today’s popular YouTube singers to Manila to perform in one concert. Watch Leroy Sanchez, Sam Tsui, Kurt Hugo Schneider, Max Schneider, and At Sunset on stage.

Leroy Sanchez posted his first video on YouTube at the age of 15. The musically gifted boy from Spain has posted over 70 YouTube videos and currently has 2,036,306 YouTube subscribers.

Popular uploads include his cover of Adele – “Hello” (with over 33 million views), cover of Sam Smith – “I’m Not the Only One” (with over 10 million views), and cover of Beyonce – “Love on Top” (with more than 8 millions views). Sanchez also made covers of Jessie J, Bonnie Raitt, Ed Sheeran, Rihanna, Frank Ocean, Shawn Mendes, and more.

Sanchez has recorded three songs, “Little Dancer” (2014), “By My Side” (2015), and “Crazy” (2016).

Sam Tsui is noted for covering songs for popular artists like Adele, Bruno Mars, Britney Spears, Taylor Swift, Justin Timberlake and more. He currently has 2,509,767 subscribers on YouTube.

Popular uploads include “Thinking Out Loud/I’m Not the Only One MASHUP” (with over 33 million views), “Let it Go/Let Her Go – Frozen/Passenger MASHUP (with over 28 million views), and “Timber/Counting Stars MASHUP” (with over 12 million views).

Sam Tsui originals include “Secret,” “Shadow,” “Wildfire,” and others.

Max Schneider or simply known as Max in the music world currently has 1,330,194 YouTube subscribers.

His singles include “Nothing Without Love” (2013), “Mug Shot” (2014), “Streets of Gold” (2014), “Puppeteer” (2015), “Gibberish” (feat. Hoodie Allen) (2015), “Ms. Anonymous” (feat. Jared Evan) (2015), “Wrong” (feat. Lil Uzi Vert) (2015), “Holla” (2016), and “Lights Down Low” (2016).

Some of his popular covers include One Republic – “Counting Stars” with Danny Padilla (with more than four million views), Imagine Dragons – “Demons” with Sam Tsui and Kurt Schneider (with more than three million views), Maroon 5 – “Payphone” with Avery iPhone (with more than four million views), Sia – “Chandelier” cover with Alex G (with more than two million views), and more.

Kurt Hugo Schneider is a singer, song-writer and video editor on YouTube. He currently has 7,165,429 YouTube subscribers.

Popular uploads include Nelly – “Just a Dream” cover with Sam Tsui and the late Christina Grimmie (with more than 121 million views), Justin Bieber – “Beauty and the Beat” cover with Alex Goot and Chrissy Costanza (with more than 102 million views), and Demi Lovato – “Heart Attack” cover with Sam Tsui and Chrissy Costanza (with more than 66 million views).

At Sunset, also known as LYNK is composed of brothers Harrison and Andrew Kantarias, and friend Tom Jay Williams. The band’s YouTube channel currently has 91,193 subscribers. Their videos have garnered over five million views on YouTube.

The band has done covers for Ellie Goulding, Simple Plan, Ed Sheeran, One Direction, and more.
Their singles include “Back in Time” 2012, “This is Who I Am” (2012), “Rush” (2013), “Back in Time” (2014), “Us Against the World (2014), “Every Little Thing” (2015), and “Kiss Me” (2016).

Catch your YouTube favorite musicians on July 9, 2016, 6 p.m. at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. For ticket inquiries, you may call Ticketnet at (02) 911- 5555 or visit Ticketnet Online for more details.

Englebert Humperdinck Live in Manila – July 10

Englebert Humperdinck (birth name Arnold George Dorsey) has a music career spanning almost 50 years. He is best known for his romantic ballads. The singer has sold more than 140 million records including 64 gold albums and 35 platinum.

His hits include “Release Me” (1966), “The Last Waltz” (1967), “Spanish Eyes” (1968), “A Man Without Love” (1968), “After the Lovin’” (1976), “Quando, Quando, Quando (1968), “Am I That Easy to Forget” (1998), “Love Me With All Your Heart” (2004), “There Goes My Everything” (1998), “The Way It Used to Be (1969), “Bicyclettes de Belsize” (1969), “Winter World of Love” (1969), and more.

Englebert has received four Grammy nominations and a Golden Globe. He is immortalized on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Las Vegas Walk of Fame, and Leicester Walk of Fame.

At the age of 80, Engelbert continues to entertain people with his soothing voice and dynamic performance. Watch him on stage on July 10, 2016, 7 p.m. at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.

For ticket inquiries, you may call Ticketnet at (02) 911- 5555 or visit Ticketnet Online for more details.

The Bootleg Beatles – July 12

Commemorate 50 Years of Beatles Music with Adam Hastings (as John Lennon), Steve White (as Paul McCartney), Stephen Hill (as George Harrison), and Gordon Elsmore (as Ringo Starr). The band has performed over 4,000 times since their March 1980.

Some of Beatles’ hits include “Love Me Do,” “From Me to You,” “She Loves You,” “I Want to Hold Your Hand,” “Can’t Buy Me Love,” “A Hard Day’s Night,” “I Feel Fine,” “Ticket to Ride,” “Help!” “Day Tripper,” “We Can Work It Out,” and much more.

For ticket inquiries, you may call Ticket World at (02) 891-9999 or visit Ticket World Online for more details.

Jacko Wacko Music Festival: Storm Surge – July 16

The previously postponed Jacko Wacko Music Festival: Storm Surge is now set for July 16, 2016 at Circuit Makati.

The music festival will feature DJ Marc Marasigan (Metro’s TOP DJ ) and performers like Silent Sanctuary and The Majam Sisters.

Proceeds of Jacko Wacko will go to the Little Stars Daycare Center and ENGLICOM Scholarship Program.

For ticket inquiries, you may call SM Tickets at (02) 470-2222 or visit smtickets.com for more details.

Selena Gomez: The Revival Tour Live in Manila – July 31

American pop sensation Selena Gomez is coming to Manila for The Revival Tour on July 31, 2016 at the Mall of Asia Arena.

Gomez has sold over 45 million tracks across the globe. Gomez recently released her album “Revival,” which includes 11 tracks. The first two singles “Good For You” and “Same Old Love” went to number one on the US Top 40 chart. The track “Hands To Myself” has been included in the Top 10 charts worldwide. Other songs in the album include “Kill Em with Kindness,” “Sober,” “Good for You (featuring ASAP Rocky),” “Camouflage,” “Me & the Rhythm,” “Survivors,” “Body Heat,” and “Rise.”

For ticket inquiries, you may call SM Tickets at (02) 470-2222 or visit smtickets.com for more details.

 

Photo collage by author (Poster concerts from Ticketing sites).
Videos c/o YouTube.

Ma. Rachel Yapchiongco (389 Posts)


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