Diamond Asiansation Christian Bautista ushers in 2012 with the release of his highly-anticipated First Class: Outbound Expanded Edition album. The album, which has a limited edition coffee table book, marks his 10th anniversary in showbiz. It includes nine new tracks, five hits from the original Outbound, and new recording of his earlier hits Hands To Heaven and The Way You Look At Me.
“I can really say that this is my best album yet- from the songs, to the packaging, to the guest artists. I am really proud of this album,” says Christian. “Plus, this is also very important because this marks my comeback into releasing new songs.”
Christian also expressed excitement over the chance to work with some of the most promising artists of this generation Angeline Quinto for “In Love With You,” originally recorded by Regine Velasquez and Asian superstar Jacky Cheung, and KC Concepcion for “We Could Be In Love,” first interpreted by Lea Salonga and Brad Kane.
Meanwhile, famed band Neocolours reunites to collaborate with Christian on the original “Sasabihin.” And they did performed together during the Album launched held yesterday at the 55 Events and Place located at Sct. Rallos, Quezon City. You can watch the video below for their live performance for the song “Sasabihin.”
Furthermore, Christian goes full circle by having a duet with Sam Concepcion for “Rescue You,” composed by Singapore-based Tat Tong. Christian and Sam were launched into showbiz via The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe almost a decade ago. A video of live performance of Sam and Christian can be watch below singing “Rescue You.”
Here are the 17 songs from Christian Bautista’s “First Class: Outbound Expanded Edition” Album:
♪. Beautiful To Me
♪. In Love With You with Angeline Quinto
♪. Love You This Much
♪. We Could Be In Love with Kc Concepcion
♪. Let Go
♪. Rescue You with Sam Concepcion
♪. I'm Already King
♪. In My Arms with Baby M
♪. Sasabihin with Neocolours
♪. What Can I Do 12. Faith
♪. All That’s Left
♪. Love Moves In Mysterious Ways
♪. Hands To Heaven featuring Zia Quizon
♪. The Way You Look At Me
First Class sponsors include Bench, Belo, Blackwater, Swatch, Ink All-You-Can, Gold’s Gym, Misibis Aviation and Development Corporation, Lowepro, and Tamron.
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