It's safe to say that the new generation of actresses in the local entertainment industry is as promising as we can expect. Not only are they worthy of praises for their performances in films and TV shows, but many of them are also quite talented in other aspects.
Case in point: This new breed of actresses are also individually talented as vocalists. Prepare to be even more impressed as we list down six Pinay actresses who are also talented singers.
6 Filipina actresses who are also good singers
1. Alexa Ilacad
Alexa has proven just how good of an actress she is after starring in several films and teleseryes. But aside from acting, another skill Alexa has up her sleeve is singing. If you didn't know, she's actually released a couple of songs over the years, including a collaboration track with homegrown band Gracenote. Need more proof? This cover of Katy Perry's "The One That Got Away" on her YouTube channel has almost 3 million views now!
2. Belle Mariano
Belle has been in the showbiz industry since she was a kid. Now that she's a full-fledged adult, Belle has headlined several impressive TV projects, including Four Sisters Before the Wedding and He's Into Her. This year, Belle released two tracks, "Sigurado" and "Kung Ano Nalang."
3. Melizza Jimenez
Melizza Jimenez most recently starred in He's Into Her alongside Belle and Donny Pangilinan. But did you know that she is also a recording artist who goes by MELIZZA? She's released several dreamy pop tracks she's written and co-produced, such as "Killer Boy" and "Lovers Club."
4. Maymay Entrata
At this point, what can't Maymay do? She's a thriving actress, a history-making model, and now a recording artist after releasing her first single "Amakabogera." The music video has close to five million streams on YouTube just a month after its release.
5. Gabbi Garcia
Kapuso star Gabbi Garcia is best known for assuming the role of Alena in the 2016 remake of Encantadia, as well as the romantic film LSS where she starred alongside real-life beau Khalil Ramos and highly acclaimed band Ben&Ben. Gabbi is also quite the singer. In 2017, she released her first single called "All I Need."
6. Sue Ramirez
As an actress, Sue Ramirez has plenty of TV and movie credits under her name. As a recording artist, she's released the singles "Ako Sa'yo" and "In Lab Na in Lab." She's also performed her own renditions of various popular songs, like Ben&Ben's "Kathang Isip." And if that still does not impress you, Sue has headlined her first solo concert called Rock Chic in 2019. Before that, she's also held concerts with close industry friends Maris Racal, Kristel Fulgar, and Loisa Andalio.
This story originally appeared on Candymag.com. Minor edits have been made by the Preview.ph editors.
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