Celebrities to lead P. Noy's street party


Posted at Jun 29 2010 05:54 PM | Updated as of Jun 30 2010 02:04 AM

MANILA, Philippines - Big names in the entertainment and music scene are set to grace the inaugural concert and street party of incoming President Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III at the Quezon Memorial Circle Wednesday.

Stars from all networks are set to perform together, including Kapamilya stars Mr. Pure Energy Gary Valenciano, Gabby Concepcion, Anne Curtis, Mariel Rodriguez, Rayver Cruz, John Prats, Jed Madela, Nina, Kyla, and Andi Eigenmann.

Singer-songwriter Ogie Alcasid will also sing on stage.

Jay-R, Jovit Baldovino, Velasco Brothers, Matteo Guidicelli, Ejay Falcon, Queenie Padilla, Zaijan Jaranilla, Xyriel Manabat, Pokwang, Pooh, Arnel Pineda, Billy Crawford, Kim Chui, Gerald Anderson , Coco Martin, Jake Cuenca, Melai Cantiveros and Jason Francisco will also be part of the event.

Gary Valenciano will perform at Quezon Memorial Circle where President-elect Benigno Aquino III's street party will be held on Wednesday. 


Prior to the street party, Pokwang and Rodriguez will attend Aquino’s inauguration at the Quirino Grandstand in Manila. They are among those invited by the Aquino family to the historic event.

Pokwang, who is famous for wearing wacky wardrobes on television, said she will wear a Filipiniana for the occasion.

Admission for the inaugural concert and street party is free. It will start at 4 p.m. and will end at midnight, capped by fireworks display. -Reports from Ginger Conejero, ABS-CBN News, and ANC