Archive for January 11th, 2009

Charice to SIng at Barack Obama’s Inaugural Ball

January 11, 2009

Now that the Inauguration is over, the post below is outdated. For coverage on Charice’s Inaugural Week performances, click here.

Charice Pempengco, the sixteen-year-old singing sensation from the Philippines who I’ve written about extensively, announced the big news live on Wowowee, a Philippines noon-time variety and game show, on Saturday, January 10. She’ll be performing at President Obama’s Inaugural Ball on Sunday, January 18.


In an interview with ABS-CBN News, Charice revealed that she will be singing God Bless America and One Moment In Time at the Inaugural Ball. The two songs were chosen by Obama’s staff. (more…)