Dayly Entertainment and ARF Production will bring the world renowned singer songwriter who gave us the hits--"Straight from the Heart," "Please Forgive Me," "Heaven" and "Everything I Do (I Do It For You)." Watch Grammy Award winning rock sensation Bryan Adams as he brings heaven in Manila on February 18, 2012 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.
Born in Ontario, Canada, Bryan Adams has been given numerous awards for his contributions to music. These include 20 Juno Awards, 15 Grammy nominations including a win for Best Song Written Specifically for a Motion Picture or Television. In addition, he also won 2 Ivor Novello Awards for song composition and has been given recognition by Golden Globe and the Academy Awards for his songwriting in for films.
Being a competent and avid songwriter, Bryan Adams spent the first part of his music career, writing songs and sending in demos to various studios in Canada. His self-titled album was released in February 1980, marking the beginning of what was to become a long term songwriting partnership between Bryan Adams and songwriter/producer Jim Vallance.
His breakout album Cuts Like A Knife released in January 1983, achieved three times platinum status in Canada, platinum in the United States and gold in Australia. Its single "Straight From the Heart" was the most successful song in the album having reached number 10 in the Billboard Hot 100. Other singles from the album that gained global recognitions were "Cuts Like a Knife" and "This Time." By November 1984, Adams released another album Reckless, with hits like "Summer of 69", "Heaven", "Somebody" and "It's Only Love" a duet with Tina Turner, making it Adams' best-selling album.
1990s marked the start of his foray into films by writing the original score "Everything I Do (I Do It For You) for Robinhood: Prince of Thieves starring Kevin Costner. The song peaked at several charts worldwide and spent a record breaking 16 consecutive weeks at number 1 on the UK Singles chart. Adams won a Grammy Award for Best Song Written Specifically for a Motion Picture or Television for the song. He has become known for his scores for motion pictures, like "All For Love"--a collaboration with Rod Stewart and Sting for the film Three Musketeers, "Have You Ever Really Loved A Woman?" for the Don Juan DeMarco starring Johnny Depp and "I've Finally Found Someone" a duet with Barbra Streisand for the movie The Mirror Has Two Faces.
Adams has reached global success with his commercially successful songs that spans through decades. His songs transcend generations and his numerous collaborations with recent performers (When You're Gone with Mel C of the Spice Girls and Bang the Drum with Nelly Furtado) made him still relevant in this day and age.
Be prepared to be knocked off your feet, as this rock icon serenades Manila this February. Bryan Adams Live in Manila on February 18, 2012 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. Tickets priced at VIP P7950, Patron P6360, Lower Box Center P6360, Lower Box Sides P5300, Upper Box A P2915, Upper Box B P2120 and General Admissions P795.
This event is brought to you by Dayly Entertainment and ARF Productions.