27 Apr '11, 4am

Charice from '#Glee' to sing at Pacquiao bout on 7th May - Yahoo! SG News

Charice Pempengco of the U.S. television show "Glee " says she has been chosen to sing the Philippine national anthem ahead of Manny Pacquiao's fight against Shane Mosley in Las Vegas next month. The Philippine-born singer, who is known best by the single name, Charice, says she's thrilled that Pacquiao chose her to sing at the opening ceremony for the May 7 bout at the MGM Grand Garden . The teenager tweeted Tuesday that she feels "really blessed" for the opportunity. Pacquiao traditionally hand-picks the singer of the national anthem at his bouts. A minor scandal erupted in 2009 when Filipino singer Martin Nievera was criticized for altering the 1898 revolutionary anthem, which by law must be played at a marching tempo.

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straitstimes.com 27 Apr '11, 7am

MANILA - CHARICE Pempengco of the US television show Glee says she has been chosen to sing the Philippine national anthem ...

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sg.news.yahoo.com 01 May '11, 10am

Manila (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - Its' what Charice Pempengco's main benefactor Oprah Winfrey might call an "a-ha" ...