Ronnie Alonte says that he won’t leave Hashtags despite the release of his single.
Hashtags member Ronnie Alonte assured fans
that despite the recent release of his single “Love At Website,” he would
remain a member of It’s Showtime’s all-male
In an exclusive interview with Ronnie, he
shared that the single and his upcoming album was a concept that came about
even before everything else.
“Kasi nung nag-go-go see pa lang ako, ‘yung
tita ko si RB Chanco, prine-sent niya ako sa Star Music, kay Sir Roxy
[Liquigan],” he began. “As in di pa ako nag-start nito, as in wala pa akong MMK exposure as talent.”
Ronnie, who started in the business
November last year when he was launched as part of the Kilig Ambassadors,
shared that he was only doing TV commercials at that time.
“Pinakanta niya na ako [Sir Roxy]. During
nung time na ‘yun sabi niya ‘Sige kunin ka namin,’” recalled Ronnie.
But then as months passed, he never got a
call from the department.
“Hanggang sa siyempre nagtagal na, marami
ng ibang artista na super kilalang kilala, ako naman wala,” said Ronnie.
But the call that he was waiting for
finally came last year.
“Nung nag-start ako sa Hashtags naalala
nila ako,” he said. “Ayun hanggang sa nabigyan na ako ng kanta.”
Apparently, Ronnie is also set to release
his album soon. The Hashtags launched their album back in June. The album just
turned gold last week.
“Tapos meron rin akong kinompose na kanta
kaya abangan nila,” said Ronnie about his upcoming album solo album.
He continued, “Ayun binigyan nila ako ng
pagkakataon na gawin ‘yun at malaki ang pasasalamat ko na pinagkatiwala nila sa
akin ang Love At Website.”
Aside from an album, Ronnie is also set to
stage a birthday concert titled Kilig
King next month.
Before ending the interview Ronnie
stressed, “Pero hindi ako humihiwalay sa grupo, baka kasi ‘yun ang tingin ng