Tourism Promotions Board (TPB) together with MTV brings Pinoy talents to a global audience with the MTV Music Evolution, raising the country’s international profile with its Visit the Philippines Year (VPY) 2015 campaign.
|Abra, TPB Chief Operating Officer Domingo Ramon Enerio III, MTV Pinoy VJ Yassi and Chi Chi Monster|
Set on May 17 at the Quirino Grandstand, the MTV Music Evolution is a major concert that brings life to the evolution of hip-hop through the years. The event will feature both local and international acts headlined by Grammy-winning group Naughty by Nature and Philippines’ Gloc-9 and Abra. Co-presented by TPB, the event will be taped as live for global broadcast under the MTV World Stage global series.
The global event is expected to attract potential tourists from around the world to celebrate with Filipinos their shared love for urban music. More acts will be included in the roster of hip hop artists in the concert to be hosted by MTV Asia VJs Alan Wong and Hanli Hoefer.
“We are happy to team up with MTV Music Evolution for it presents a unique opportunity to spotlight Filipino talents, as well as our love for music and the arts,” said TPB Chief Operating Officer Domingo Ramon Enerio III. “With this partnership, we are hoping to spread the spirit of “More Fun in the Philippines” to more than three-quarters of a billion households in over 160 countries.”
VPY2015 continues to unveil more exciting events in the country.