Marvel superhero series ‘WandaVision’ casts spell on MTV awards

Marvel superhero series “WandaVision” was the big winner at the MTV Movie and TV Awards on May 16, as Sacha Baron Cohen poked fun at his recent Oscars loss — with a little help from Borat. “WandaVision,” which takes characters from Marvel’s superhero blockbuster films and shifts the action to the Disney+ streaming platform, won four awards at the ceremony, …

New song from H.E.R.

H.E.R., the singer and songwriter, is our girl of the moment. This gorgeous mix of Black and Filipino parentage has a new single out – Come Through, featuring her frequent collab partner, Chris Brown. Their last effort together was Come Together, from Brown’s No. 1-selling Indigo album. And now they’re back with a smooth love jam where their soulful vocals …

SB19 shares success with fans

No matter where their music journey leads them, P-pop idol group SB19 will always bring their fans A’TIN with them. As they break record after record — such as earning a whooping 10 million views for the music video of comeback single WHAT? and recently making history as the first-ever Filipino and Southeast Asian act to land a nomination at …

Billie Eillish has a new look, as well as a new song

Billie Eillish, now a poised 19-year-old, has ditched the punk make-up and thrown away her shocking neon green hair dye. She now sports her natural blonde locks in a trendy bob. Why? Maybe she just grew tired of her style and decided to look normal and grown-up. We miss the exciting Billie we met through her When We All Fall …

Netflix to source more original and licensed Philippine content

Netflix is interested in sourcing more original and licensed Philippine content. There has been a marked increase in local titles on the platform over the year. It’s interesting to see how even old movie releases found new life on Netflix. Last year, romance viewing on Netflix Philippines went up by 400 percent, and it was “Through Night and Day” (starring …

Fans of SB19 join voting race for ‘Top Social Artist’ award at Billboard Music Awards

Fans can now vote for Pinoy-pop group Sound Break 19 or SB19 for one of the categories that will be presented at the upcoming Billboard Music Awards. The quintet will be competing against the biggest names in the international music scene for the “Top Social Artist” category. The other nominees South Korean hitmakers Blackpink, BTS and Seventeen, plus Grammy awardee …

Olivia Rodrigo is this year’s first anointed big star

Olivia Rodrigo, the year’s first anointed big star thanks to the phenomenal response to her song Drivers License, also has a new single out. It is Déjà vu, where she chides an ex-boyfriend if he gets déjà vu with his new girl. Déjà vu is the French term for the feeling of having already done or experienced something before. Olivia …

Young love highlighted in Ben&Ben’s latest single ‘Upuan’

Earlier this month, Filipino group Ben&Ben dropped “Upuan,” the first single off their upcoming sophomore album to be released under Sony Music. The song that painted the imagery of young love was written all the way back in 2019. The acclaimed hitmakers described the new track as “the palpable romantic tension that arises from friendships that are formed by sitting …

What Filipinos love watching on Netflix

K-dramas, young adult Hollywood content, and animé – these are what Filipinos are loving on Netflix. If you’re a subscriber, you get an idea of what’s trending based on the daily Top 10 feature of the platform. Nevertheless, Netflix gave a clearer insight into what and why Filipinos consume certain content on the international streaming service. Minyoung Kim, Netflix’s vice …