Ramon “RJ” Jacinto is tagged as the Philippines’ King of Rock and Roll and his music has influenced generations. Legendary guitarist/singer/composer/music icon Ramon “RJ” Jacinto celebrates his 50 fantastic years in music with another milestone, an album entitled “RJ Duets.”
“RJ Duets” is an album of collaborations featuring top Filipino artist like Jose Mari Chan, Rene Garcia of Hotdog, Ely Buendia (Pupil and formerly of the Eraserheads), Raimund Marasigan (Sandwich, Eraserheads), Noel Cabangon, Nyoy Volante, Richard Poon and Sitti Navarro as well as international artists John Ford Coley of England Dan & John Ford Coley; John Gummoe of The Cascades, The Ventures, Marty Grebb and Dennis Tufano (formerly of The Buckinghams) and Bobby Kimball of Toto.
This 2 CD collections contains 24 tracks which are as follows: CD 1- “Nights Are Forever” with John Ford Coley, “Dreamin’” with John Gummoe of the Cascades, “Trip To Manila/ Manila”- a medley of RJ’s 1962 hit “Take A Trip To Manila” and The Hotdog’s “Manila” which is a duet with lead singer-composer of Hotdog Rene Garcia, the Jackie Wilson R&B hit “Lonely Teardrops” with Nyoy Volante, “Georgy Porgy” with Bobby Kimball, “Don’t Let Go” with Sitti, “Don’t you Care” with Dennis Tufano and Marty grebb (formerly of The Buckinghams), “Constantly” with Jose Mari Chan, “Rosanna” with Bobby Kimball, “One and Only” with Richard Poon, “My First Day Alone” with John Gummoe of The Cascades and “Sad To Belong” with John Ford Coley.
For CD 2- “Muli” with Sitti, “Bongga Ka Day” with Rene Garcia, “Sabi-Sabi” with former Eraserheads member and Sandwich vocalist Raimund Marasigan, “Nosi Ba Lasi” with Imago’s Aia de Leon, “Afterglow” with Jose Mari Chan, “Sugat ng Puso” with Noel Cabangon, “Ligtas” with Raimund Marasigan, “Hele-hele with Nyoy Volante, the carrier single “Presyo” with former Eraserheads and now Pupil vocalist Ely Buendia, “Missing You” with Richard Poon, “Hey Baby” with Dennis Tufano and Marty Grebb (formerly of The Buckinghams) and the live version of “Bulldog and Yellow Jacket” with The Ventures.
“Music is my gift and blessing from above. It has enriched my life and has gifted me with countless friends. The guitar continues to be my best friend and companion as I journey through life. I don’t know how how I can thank those who have helped me in my 50 year musical career and those who continue to troop to my Bistro RJ weekly for the past 26 years,” RJ said.
Truly this is one album that any music fan shouldn’t miss with its assembly of great songs and artists.
“RJ Duets” is now out in CDs at leading record stores and RJ Guitar Stores nationwide under MCA Music and is presented in cooperation with Businessworld and Herword.com. It is also available online via www.mymusicstore.com.ph - http://www.mymusicstore.com.ph/album/1015566/RJ-Duets.html.www.mymusicstore.com.ph - http://www.mymusicstore.com.ph/album/1015566/RJ-Duets.html. To download Ramon “RJ” Jacinto’s music on your mobile phones, text RJ to 3456.
RJ 100.3 FM’s The Greatest and Latest Faceoff (Listener’s Day for RJ Radio Fans) 21 July 2012 | Eastwood Open Park
A FREE CONCERT featuring the performances of:
Rockin’ The Roots: One Night Only with Pinoy Rock Icons
26 Jan 2012 | Music Museum
Performances by: Pepe Smith of Juan Dela Cruz Band, Rene Garcia of the band, Hotdog, Ramon “RJ” Jacinto, Lolita Carbon of ASIN, Resty Fabunan of Maria Cafra, Gary Perez of Sampaguita and Eggpie De Castro.
Orchestra Center - PhP 2,575.00
Orchestra Side - PhP 2,060.00
Balcony - PhP 1,030.00
Tickets are now available at all Ticketworld outlets.
Call 891-9999 or visit www.ticketworld.com.ph for more details
Sitti Album Launch | Glorietta Activity Center | 11 June 2011
With special guests: Jek Manuel, Ebe Dancel and Ramon RJ Jacinto
Discover the perfect blend of bossa nova and easy-listening with the release of Sitti’s brand new album from Warner Music, out now in your favorite music stores.
Sitti will do a round of shows presented by the Ayala Malls in cooperation with Warner Music, together with Magic 89.9 and MYX. Catch her perform live in these dates.
June 19 Sun 4pm Marquee Mall, Angeles Pampanga
June 26 Sun 6pm Alabang Town Center
July 08 Fri 8pm Greenbelt 3
July 22 Fri 6pm Ayala Cebu
July 30 Sat 6pm Abreeza Mall, Davao
Aug 07 Sun 7pm Trinoma
Sitti featuring her carrier single “Wag Mo Na Munang Sabihin” from her self-titled album was composed by former Sugarfree vocalist Ebe Dancel.
Intro/Outro: Wag Mo Na Munang Sabihin by Sitti
Slideshow Made Exclusively for Sitti
Photo & Slideshow by VerJube Photographics