Paolo Valenciano marries long-time girlfriend

Posted at 02/07/2013 6:50 PM | Updated as of 02/07/2013 7:27 PM

MANILA, Philippines – “ASAP” mainstay Paolo Valenciano married his long-time girlfriend Samantha Godinez at the Manila Polo Club on Thursday afternoon.

In his official Instagram account, Valenciano posted a photo of the place where he and Godinez would exchange their vows with the caption “Here we go ! #PaoSamWedding.”

Among those who attended the wedding were Kapamilya stars KC Concepcion, Jericho Rosales, Kuh Ledesma, Yeng Constantino, Iya Villania, Zsa Zsa Padilla and daughters Karylle and Zia.

Real-time tweets of wedding guests said Constantino sang during the communion rites.

The groom’s father Gary Valenciano and singer Martin Nievera, also performed a mash up of "I Will Be Here" and "I'll Be There For You."

Singer and theater actor Audie Gemora also graced the event with a song.

Valenciano proposed to Godinez, his girlfriend of six years, during his father's concert in the United States last June.

Bride Samantha Godinez walks down the aisle. Photo from Garlic Garcia’s Twitter account
 
Bride Samantha Godinez walks down the aisle Photo from Iya Villania’s Twitter account
 
Paolo Valenciano and Samantha Godinez before the altar. Photo from Iya Villania’s Twitter account
 
Paolo Valenciano and Samantha Godinez exchange vows. Photo from Garlic Garcia’s Twitter account
 
Paolo Valenciano and Samantha Godinez kiss as husband and wife. Photo from Garlic Garcia’s Twitter account