The Twitter world was abuzz on January 4 when word got around that international pop star Janet Jackson
will be coming to the Philippines
for a concert in February
. Model-actress Bubbles Paraiso
immediately clamored for tickets saying
, “omg janet jackson is coming to manila????? whos producing?? i wana get tickets!!!!” Meanwhile, fashion designer-milliner Mich Dulce
already had pre-concert activities in mind:
“I want to watch janet jackson w my CADs friends so that we can do all the dance moves together!!! getting my bandana and baggy pants ready!”
The news was later confirmed on PhilStar.com
Janet will be going on her “Number Ones, Up Close and Personal” world tour in 35 cities this year and her first stop is Manila! She will be performing 35 of her number one songs at the Philippine International Convention Center Plenary Hall on February 4 at 8pm
. The same Philstar.com article states that one song will be dedicated to each city included in the tour. Janet will also be honoring 20 exemplary young individuals “whose lives and work have enriched their communities.”
Janet Jackson is only one of a long list of foreign and local artists who will be heating up the Manila concert circuit this year. Scroll through the gallery below and see who else is coming this 2011. FNites, whose concert are you looking forward to the most? Know of other events not on the list?
Tell us in a comment!