OFWs in Kuwait are not new to attending concerts from Filipino celebrities back home. Each concert is an event they all look forward to.
Jay R, the popular rhythm and blues (R & B) singer, songwriter, record producer,actor, model, businessman from Manila held a two-day concert at the American International School theatre in Maidan, Hawally. It was a showcase of pure Filipino talent with guest performers Robin Nievera, son of popular singers Martin Nievera and Pops Fernandez. Other front act performers were hip hop duo Q York and model singer Mica Javier.
Jay R’s song rendition in whatever genre showed the right expression, full of energy and enjoined the audience to participate. To sum it all up, Jay-R two day concert here in Kuwait was successful and truly gave a piece of home to fellow Filipinos.
For the record, Jay R was born to musically inclined parents in Glendale, California, USA. Although with a twang, he speaks fluent Tagalog and has starred in a number of television dramas in the Philippines as well.
The concert was sponsored by Al Mulla Exchange in its 129th concert production for Filipinos, Egyptians, Indians, Nepalis and Sri Lankans. These are mostly the expatriate community that avails the services of Al Mulla Exchange.