the YouTube scene, singing sensations CJ Navato and Kristel Fulgar are set to
hit the airwaves with their upcoming debut album.
The tandem known
as CjTel revealed in a recent interview with Push.com.ph that they are looking
to release their album this august.
According to CJ,
thy have already finished recording all the songs for their album which would
have originals and revivals.
Tig dalawang solos. Six songs lahat,” shared Kristel.
She added, “Pero
uunahin muna namin ang digital then magkakaroon rin ng physical.”
CJ shared that
director and producer Joven Tan was responsible for the selection of the music
on their upcoming album, which would be carried by Star Music.
What do they about
having their own album?
saya. Ito na siya. Parang unti-unti na umaakyat kami sa hagdanan. Ngayon medyo
mataas na ang naakyat namin,” said Kristel.
CJ, for his part,
waxed nostalgic about their recent success.
“Tsaka katulad rin
nung sabi namin dati, kung kaming dalawa. Okay lang, pero kapag hindi, hindi.
Pero kaming dalawa eh so okay,” he said.
The two couldn’t
wrap their heads over the idea that people believe in their talents and that
they were given the chance to create an album
Meanwhile, on top
of this feat, Kristel recently took home YouTube’s Silver Play Button award
after gaining 100,000 subscribers on the video channel.
“Actually hindi ko
in-expect talaga kasi hindi talaga ako gumagawa ng covers before tapos first
time ko ‘yun gumawa ng YouTube channel,” she said.
Kristel, she has breached the 100,000 subscribers mark as early as three months
since she has put up her own channel. Kristel has over 219,000 YouTube
subscribers as of this writing.
Does CJ feel
pressured to top Kristel’s success?
ako ng mag-co-cove,” he joked.
On a serious note,
CJ said he’s very happy that Kristel got the recognition.
cover palang ang nagagawa namin dun, ‘yung ‘Secret Love Song’ sinasabi sakin ni
Tita ‘Uy si Kristel makakakuha ng ganito, malapit na malapit na. Ikaw rin
mag-cover ka na,’” he said about what pushed him to put up his own YouTube
Just a few days
ago, CJ and Kristel released their cover of the Korean song “All For You.”