Ogie Alcasid is interested in writing a ballad for comedian Vice Ganda.
Having transferred to ABS-CBN, veteran singer-songwriter
Ogie Alcasid shared that he wants to collaborate with host-comedian Vice Ganda.
Saying that he approached Vice during a rehearsal for
ABS-CBN's Christmas Special, Ogie narrated, "Kasi 'nung kumakanta kami,
sabi ko, 'Alam mo, ginalingan mo 'yung pagkanta mo. Magaling ka talaga, eh.
Dapat mayroon kang isang solid na ballad na may hugot.' I really told him that.
Ang sabi niya sa'kin, 'Hindi naman ako sineseryoso ng mga tao. Gusto nila 'yung
mga joke-joke.' Sabi ko, 'Subukan mo lang kasi singer ka, eh.' Hindi ko alam
kung nakikinig siya sa'kin 'nun. But I would love to write him a song."
Aside from music collaboration, he said he is also open to
working with Vice on a concert and a movie.
Saying that Vice is a "Great person", the newest
judge of Your Face Sounds Familiar: Kids added
that he wants to get to know Vice more. "Hindi naman kami nagkaroon ng
maraming oras para makilala ang isa't isa but it's just that every time na
nakakasama ko siya sa trabaho, dati nag-guest siya sa concert namin and then
nag-guest ako sa Gandang Gabi Vice,
there was this na hindi ko maintindihan, mutual respect siguro dahil singer din
sya at comedian din so nagkaroon kami ng intindihan na... Nagkakaroon kami ng
While Vice hosts It's
Showtime, Ogie is a judge of the noontime show's Tawag ng Tanghalan.