|Parent company||Viva Entertainment|
|Founder||Vicente del Rosario, Jr.|
|Country of origin||Philippines|
|Location||Ortigas Center, Pasig, Philippines|
Viva Records is a Philippine record label owned by Viva Entertainment.
Viva Records also released video karaoke VCDs versions of the label's songs in the Philippines.
Music of the Philippines include musical performance arts in the Philippines or by Filipinos composed in various genres and styles. The compositions are often a mixture of different Asian, Spanish, Latin American, American, and indigenous influences.
Maria Cielito "Pops" Lukban Fernandez is a Filipina singer, entertainer, entrepreneur, TV host and actress.
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Regina Encarnacion Ansong Velasquez is a Filipino singer, actor, and record producer who came to prominence after winning the 1984 Ang Bagong Kampeon and the 1989 Asia Pacific Singing Contest. Velasquez signed with OctoArts International under the name Chona in 1986 and released the single "Love Me Again", which was commercially unsuccessful. After adopting the stage name Regine Velasquez, she signed a recording contract with VIVA Records in 1987 and released her eponymous debut album containing the singles "Kung Maibabalik Ko Lang" and "Urong Sulong".
Manila sound is a musical genre in the Philippines that began in the mid-1970s in Manila. The genre flourished and peaked in the mid- to late-1970s. It is often considered the "bright side" of the Philippine martial law era and has influenced most of the modern genres in the country by being the forerunner to OPM.
Esperanza Perez Padilla, known professionally as Zsa Zsa Padilla, is a Filipina singer, recording artist, and award-winning actress in movies, television, and stage. As a vocalist, she has performed in numerous local and international concerts. Padilla is also a songwriter, commercial model, product endorser, businesswoman, music producer, and vlogger.
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The Pamusikatan: 7th PMPC Star Awards for Music. It was held at the Kia Theatre, Araneta Center, Cubao, Quezon City on November 10, 2015, hosted by Kim Chiu and Enchong Dee with DJ Tom Taus, directed by Bert De Leon. It was aired on ABS-CBN's Sunday's Best on November 29 at 10:45pm.
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