Maroon 5 to hold 3rd PH concert


Posted at Jun 20 2012 06:50 PM | Updated as of Jun 21 2012 06:44 PM

Maroon 5 during their 2011 visit to the country. File photo

MANILA, Philippines -- International pop rock band Maroon 5 will visit here for the third time to hold a concert, where they are expected to sing their worldwide hit "Payphone."

The popular band will hold a one-night concert at the Smart Araneta Coliseum on September 18 -- the Manila stop of their world tour for the group's upcoming album "Overexposed."

The five-man group -- composed of members Adam Levine (vocals), Jesse Carmichael (keyboards), Mickey Madden (bass guitar), James Valentine (lead guitar) and Matt Flynn (drums) -- last performed in Manila on May 23, 2011.

They staged their first Philippine concert at the Big Dome in March 2008.

Maroon 5 is set to release their fourth studio album, "Overexposed," on June 26.

Joining the band at their Manila concert is American alternative rock band The Cab.

According to, tickets for the concert will go on sale on June 25.