Charice Pempengco staged her first solo concert yesterday at the SMX Center at the SM MOA Complex on Saturday night, June 27. Thousands of people including many celebrities attended the concert. Asia's Songbird and Charice's guest, Regine Velasquez, was unable to come because she reportedly got sick and was brought to the hospital. Kuh Ledesma was there to take her place.
Charice did a duet of "You and Me Against the World" with her mom. One of the show's highlight was Charice's tribute to fallen idol Michael Jackson. Charice sang "You are Not Alone" and "Billie Jean" to the delight of her fans. Charice disclosed in an exclusive interview with ABS-CBN's Karen Davila that she was supposed to guest in Michael Jackson's comeback performance in July; please see this earlier post, Charice Pempengco Was Supposed to Moonwalk, Sing Billie Jean with Michael Jackson Who Reportedly Said, "I Want this Kid" After Seeing Her on Youtube.
More on this story in this ABS-CBN report by Gretchen Malalad via kyte.tv: