Michael Buble is returning to the Philippines as a man and he is nervous and excited to show his fans who last saw him in the country 10 years ago the effects of his transformation into one of the most respected and in-demand entertainers in the world.
The talented singer is now married to one of the most attractive women in the world, actress Luisana Lopilato with whom he has a son and is at the top of his profession as he constantly is compared to greats such as Frank Sinatra. He was asked during an interview what he wants to do in the Philippines and while he expressed some interest in sampling the local delicacies of the country he made clear that his main goal is provide a spectacular performance for his fans. His goal is to take the people "away from all the little things and all the problems they have in their lives" for 2 hours and let them have fun and get lost in the excitement of his music (ABS-CBN News - January 21).
The entertainer has released 10 albums, gotten married and established himself as one of the kings of big band music with his incredible voice and stage presence. This tour and him coming back to the Philippines is almost him coming full circle with his career.
He has become the consummate professional on stage and his ability to entertain has become enhanced to the point that he can confidently say that when he steps on the stage fans can can "expect the unexpected. They (you) can expect to be entertained!" (ABS-CBN News - January 21). His words are those of a confident performer who knows how to connect with an audience and is looking forward to leaving fans with a great performance and this is one of the many reasons why fans are so excited about his Philippino performance.
Michael Buble is bringing his classic big band sound and Frank Sinatra presence to the Philippines and his comments suggest it will be a performance that fans who have the pleasure of attending will not forget anytime soon.