“Pag-ibig Fortune Cookie” fever continues as MNL48 earns the Gold and Platinum record awards from Star Music for their second single on It’s Showtime today, January 19, 2019.
Senbatsu members Sheki, Abby, Sela, Brei, Belle, Gabb, Coleen, Rans, Jem, Lei, Mari, Jan, Kay, Alyssa, Faith, and Ella sing and dance to the beat of “Pag-ibig Fortune Cookie” and extended their sincerest thanks to their ever supportive fans.
“Maraming maraming salamat po sa pagbigay po ng inyong tiwala sa MNL48 and nagpapasalamat kami sa mga fans namin. Maraming salamat din po sa ABS-CBN family, It’s Showtime, Star Music and Hallo Hallo Entertainment na talagang inaalagaan po kami para makapag-produce po kami ng magandang music. Maraming salamat po sainyong lahat dahil naa-appreciate niyo po kami,” Sheki said.
Mr. Jonathan Manalo audio content head of Star Music awarded the Music Plaques and congratulated the girls. “Congratulations MNL48 and sa lahat ng tao behind MNL48, Gio Medina, Direk Jilmer Dy and of course Paulo Kurosawa. We’re very proud of you girls.”
Moreover, Abby shared how proud and excited they are to represent the country in the upcoming AKB48 Group Asia Festival 2019. “We are so happy to announce that finally MNL48 will go outside the country to have concert at Impact Arena in Bangkok, Thailand. We’re so blessed po dahil ire-represent na po namin ang ating bansang Pilipinas, proud to be Pinoy!
The #MNL48onItsShowtime also trended 6th spot nationwide.
Another highlight of their It’s Showtime guesting was the revelation of the Second Generation audition.
“Maguumpisa na po ang audition ng Second Generation ng MNL48. Kaya naman po young ladies we encourage you guys to audition para po maging part ng international idol girl group at siyempre po maging inspirasyon po sa mga kabataan,” Sela said.
Looking back, MNL48 had its First Generation registration and audition tour last October 2017 where they roamed around Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao for the nationwide idol search, and last January 20, 2018, the Top 200 was launched on It’s Showtime.
Starting this January 31, MNL48 2nd Generation aspirants may submit their entries to be part of the nationwide search. Details of the registration will be announced on MNL48’s official social media pages, so make sure to visit MNL48 website, download the MNL48 Fan Club app and register, and subscribe and follow MNL48’s social media accounts for latest updates and news.
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