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The Unlikely and Inspiring Story of Arnel Pineda

March 5, 2009



After Arnel Pineda‘s mother died when he was thirteen, he endured many hardships, including a brief homeless period. Blessed with an amazing voice, he eventually became lead singer of a cover band in his native Philippines.

Then came the phone call that changed his life. Neal Schon, the guitar player from the iconic rock band Journey, found Arnel on YouTube and invited him to audition. Arnel is now living the dream as lead singer of  Journey. . . and counting his blessings every day.

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Arnel Pineda, lead singer of Journey



I first became aware of Arnel while (more…)