PRESS STATEMENT FROM GMA RECORDS:


"Fans really can’t get enough of Kapuso Pop Superstar Julie Anne San Jose as her self-titled debut album reached Double Platinum status after its release.


"GMA Records handed out its first-ever Double Platinum Record award to Julie Anne last Sunday at the network’s musical-variety show Party Pilipinas.


"Julie Anne marks another successful moment in her career as her 11-song collection hits outstanding sales, having exceeded over 30,000 units sold in both physical (CDs) and digital sales. Julie Anne San Jose, which was released thru iTunes last August 10, immediately landed on iTunes Philippines’ most downloaded album. It also entered the Top Albums in iTunes Taiwan, Macau, Singapore, Hongkong, Thailand, and Malaysia and was among the Top 10 albums in iTunes worldwide.


"She definitely proves her place at the pop music industry for being the first-ever recipient of the Philippine Association of the Record Industry’s (PARI) Platinum Digital Single Award for the outstanding digital sales performance of her carrier single “I’ll Be There” with over 245,000 downloads.


"Her latest single, a pop-rock Tagalog song titled “Bakit Ngayon,” is composed by Persephone band vocalist Barabara Jeanne Ponciano. The song is set to be the theme song of the upcoming primetime Koreanovela, The Greatest Love, which will begin airing this February 11 on GMA.


"With the very good sales performance of her album, a Triple Platinum Record may not be far behind. Julie Anne San Jose is available on CDs at your favorite music outlets nationwide or download it on iTunes by logging on to http://itunes.apple.com/ph/album/julie-anne-san-jose/id548177622?ls=1."


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