Jessica Sanchez returns to Manila


“American Idol” season 11 runner-up Jessica Sanchez is coming back to the Philippines this May.

The news was revealed by Jake Zyrus, formerly known as Charice, on his Instagram account. Jake said the Filipina-Mexican singer will be part of his show dubbed “Music & Me” to be held on May 25 at the Skydome. R&B singer Kyla and Iñigo Pascual are also his guest performers

Jessica and Jake has previously shared the stage whey they headlined a concert for the survivors of super typhoon Yolanda in 2014 dubbed as “#‎PinoyRelief‬ The Benefit Concert.,” The show was held at The Theater at the Madison Square Garden on March 11, 2014.

The last time Jessica was in Manila was nearly three years ago as one of the performers during the 2015 APEC Economic Leaders’ Welcome Dinner at the Mall of Asia Arena which was attended by country leaders including then US President Barack Obama.