Anji Salvacion to release single ‘Dalampasigan,’ an ode to hometown Siargao

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Mar 15 2022 01:37 AM

Anji Salvacion dedicates the song ‘Dalampasigan’ to her hometown of Siargao. Instagram: @_anjisalvacion_
Anji Salvacion dedicates the song ‘Dalampasigan’ to her hometown of Siargao. Instagram: @_anjisalvacion_

MANILA — Singer and “Pinoy Big Brother” celebrity finalist Anji Salvacion is set to release this weekend a new single that pays tribute to her hometown of Siargao.

On Monday, the ABS-CBN record label Star Pop released a teaser for the March 18 release of “Dalampasigan,” with snippets of Salvacion’s journey inside “PBB” and as a showbiz newcomer.

Salvacion composed “Dalampasigan” during her stay inside the reality show, as part of a fundraising event for victims of super typhoon Odette, including residents of Siargao.

Salvacion first performed “Dalampasigan” during a December livestreamed concert, “Tulong-Tulong sa Pag-ahon: Andito Tayo Para sa Bawat Pamilya,” held by ABS-CBN Foundation.

At the time, credited as Salvacion’s fellow composers of the original tune were her housemates KD Estrada and Alexa Ilacad.

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Salvacion, who was raised in Siargao, turned poignant during the performance, in light of the wide-scale devastation left by the typhoon.

The young singer expressed gratitude to ABS-CBN Music executives Rox Santos and Jonathan Manalo for giving her the opportunity to record “Dalampasigan” as a single.

”Thank you so much Lord for this beautiful blessing and journey you’ve given me, all to you,” she wrote.