MANILA, Philippines – KZ Tandingan’s “Scared to Death” is the most popular song in the Himig Handog P-Pop Love Songs. The light, lilting tempo of the song, and the meaningful lyrics allowed listeners to relate to the song.
KZ’s beautiful refreshing voice lends a wonderful quality to the lyrics that makes the song easy to remember. KZ Tandingan was the winner of the X Factor Philippines 2012 singing contest.
Himig Handog P-Pop Love Songs Competition is a yearly love song songwriting contest among amateur and professional songwriters. Several popular songs were discovered this way.
There are 12 finalists to the Himig Handog P-Pop Love Songs Contest. You could download them from iTunes. KZ Tandingan has a close competitor with Daniel Padilla’s “Nasa Iyo Na Ang Lahat” composed by Jungee Marcelo. The 12 12 finalists to the Himig Handog P-Pop Love Songs Songwriting Contest are:
|Interpreter||Songwriter||Title of Song|
|KZ Tandingan||Domingo Cubelo||“Scared to Death”|
|Daniel Padilla||Jungee Marcelo||“Nasa Iyo Na Ang Lahat”|
|Yeng Constantino||Ma. Fe Mechenette, Melvin Muervana, G. Tianga, and Joel Jabat Jr||“Alaala”|
|Aiza Seguerra||Joven Tan||“Anong Nangyari Sa Ating Dalawa”|
|Angeline Quinto||Agatha Morallos||“One Day”|
|Erik Santos||Jude Gitamondoc||“This Song’s For You”|
|Toni Gonzaga||Julius James de Belen||“Kahit Na”|
|Jovit Baldivino||Arman Alferez||“Sana’y Magbalik”|
|Juris Fernandez||Soc Villanueva||“Hanggang Wakas”|
|Bugoy Drilon||Jeffrey Cifra||“Pwede Bang Ako Na Lang Ulit”|
|Win Andrada||Win Andrada||“Tamang Panahon”|
|Marian Aunor||Marian Aunor||“If You Ever Change Your Mind”|
All of these 12 songs to the Himig Handog P-Pop Love Songs Songwriting Contest would be performed at the Mall of Asia on February 24, 2013.