For those of you not familiar with Chito Miranda, he is a well respected singer and songwriter in the Philippines. He is the lead singer of the band, Parokya ni Edgar.
Various fans on twitter have asked him what his favorite Kpop song/group are. Below is a cap of his answers (from lastest to oldest) and they all have been constant…
2NE1 and SNSD! He also mentions the Wonder Girls in one tweet.
More about the band, Parokya ni Edgar: “The band is famous and most lauded for its original rock novelty songs and often satirical covers of popular songs. The band has since transcended musical genres, varying styles from one song to another – alternative rock to pop rock, funk to rapcore, and so on – while providing comic relief to their listeners.Despite having “Edgar” in the band’s name, none of the members go by it
” (via Wikipedia). The band has over a million fans on their FB.
Check out the band’s lastest releash from their 2010 album, MIDDLE-AGED JUVENILE NOVELTY POP ROCKERS
Title: Paki-Usap Lang (Lasingin Nyo Ako)
Please* (Get Me Drunk)
Song summary: The song talks about a guy who is heartbroken and is asking his friends to go have fun/drink because he doesn’t want to be alone and wants to forget his ex.
Is there a artist/producer/musician in your country that has expressed his or her love for Kpop or 2NE1? Tell us!
T/N: Paki-usap may also mean “I beg you please” or “Could you please”. If there are any corrections, please inform me.