IV of Spades vocalist Unique Salonga leaves band

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Posted at May 05 2018 02:39 PM | Updated as of May 06 2018 03:57 PM

IV of Spades announced the departure of its lead vocalist Unique Salonga (bottom right) on Saturday. Daniel Joseph Aguilar, IV of Spades Facebook page

MANILA- Indie rock band IV of Spades on Saturday announced that its lead vocalist Unique Salonga has "officially left the band."

In a Facebook post, the band said Salonga left to "continue with his personal endeavors."

 

"Yesterday, May 4, we finally had the chance to talk as a band. Unique Salonga officially left the band to continue with his personal endeavors," remaining band members Zild Benitez, Blaster Silonga, and Badjao de Castro said in a statement.

The three assured their fans that they would continue to perform and produce more music.

"Despite the circumstances, we will continue to create and share more music and to play our shows in the coming weeks," they said.

De Castro also tweeted a photo of the band apparently inspired by the Marvel film "Avengers: Infinity War," where Salonga appears to be disappearing.

IV of Spades is best known for hits "Mundo" and "Hey Barbara," which have millions of views on YouTube.