ABS-CBN to air 'Icons at the Arena' concert

Posted at 06/29/12 12:35 PM

MANILA, Philippines - This weekend, ABS-CBN will air the "Icons at the Arena: Masters of OPM" concert which was recently staged at the newly inaugurated SM Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City.

The concert will be aired on July 1 as part of ABS-CBN's "Sunday's Best." It features some of the country's top musical artists such as Lea Salonga, Gary Valenciano, Martin Nievera, Jose Mari Chan, Basil Valdez, Freddie Aguilar, Christian Bautista, Erik Santos, Juris, Jed Madela, Piolo Pascual, Bamboo, Arnel Pineda, Dulce, Vernie Varga, Rachel Alejandro, and The CompanY.

Hosted by Jim Paredes and Pops Fernandez, “Icons at the Arena: Masters of OPM” was graced by the ABS-CBN Philharmonic Orchestra led by Gerard Salonga, and by comedians Pokwang, Jose Manalo, and Wally Bayola.

The concert was staged by ABS-CBN’s Star Events, with Johnny Manahan as director, and Ryan Cayabyab as musical director.

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