Basil Valdez in concert
The legendary Filipino balladeer, Basil Valdez, is still in action! This soulful folk singer gives a show that you definitely don’t want to miss as he takes you on a journey back through his musical career. His timeless classics will most definitely stir all sorts of emotions inside you. Many of Valdez’s tours and shows were sold out in 2017 so act quickly and don’t miss out on this opportunity to get your Basil Valdez tickets ASAP! Take a trip down memory lane and see Basil Valdez in concert by buying your Basil Valdez tickets here at StubHub today.
Basil Valdez biography
Basil Valdez was born on November 8, 1951 in Manila. He started his solo career in the 1970s and in 1972 joined the Circus Band. After the band breaking up rather quickly, Valdez launched his solo career with his first album called Ngayon at Kailanman. Master composer and lifelong friend, Ryan Cayabyab, wrote a few songs for this album and then went on to becoming Valdez’s musical director for the next 27 years. In the 80’s Valdez become more known for his movie theme songs. It was then in 1990 when Basil Valdez’s singing career came to a seemingly abrupt end. He had some serious medical issues with his throat and kidneys causing many to think his singing career was over. However, after several surgeries, he recovered and went on to discover his own healing powers. Already known for his musical healing, Basil Valdez also became a physical healer of people. He is also an Atenean and has helped at least 69 poor children attend schools. Basil Valdez is undoubtedly a national Philippine treasure. He has received multiple Tinig Awards and the 1991 Tanglaw ng Lahi Award from Ateneo de Manila University. He is highly admired along with other OPM artists like Regine Velasquez and Lea Salonga. Get your Basil Valdez tickets and all other OPM artist tickets here at StubHub where you can find out when and where they will be performing.
Basil Valdez songs
Over the years since the early 70s, Basil Valdez has released 8 albums, 2 EP/singles and 2 compilations. With the help of top music composers like Ryan Cayabyab and George Canseco, Valdez’s golden voice was shared with the world. He is considered part of the greatest generation of OPM (original Philippine music) singers. We could list Basil Valdez songs all day but just to name a few of the best: “You”, “Lift Up Your Hands”, “Nais Ko”, “Lead Me Lord”, “Tuwing umuulan at kapiling ka”, “Ngayon”,”Gaano Kadalas Ang Minsan”, and “Tunay na ligaya”. Some of his best movie theme songs from the 80s include: "Paano Ba Ang Mangarap," "Muling Buksan Ang Puso" and "Paraisong Parisukat". Don't miss out on the chance to hear all of these songs live at least one last time! Buy your Basil Valdez tickets today!