ENCORE FEATURE: Nar Cabico
November 9, 2018 Feather Casilan
Nar Cabico causing a stir in the OPM scene—and is slowly but surely carving his name in the hearts of his listeners!
Nar Cabico is coined as this “generation’s champion for OPM,” and true enough, this Kapuso star is making his way to the hearts of OPM lovers. And we guess now is the perfect time to have a quick rundown on Nar Cabico’s music career and achievements, don’t you think?
Elements Songwriting Camp
Nar Cabico started writing songs when he was in high school. He was fortunate enough to be able to join the prestigious Elements Songwriting Camp and even landed the Favorite Songwriter at the time. Nar’s music career begun rolling from then on.
Moving forward a lil bit, it was announced August of 2018 that Nar Cabico will be training under Grammy-winning and Grammy-nominated producers at Elements Music Camp. From 165 singer-songwriter applicants, Nar Cabico made it to the ten selected artists!
His first single
This amazing singer launched his first single called ‘GAGA’ October of 2017. Inspired by the relationship problems of his friend who always came to him for advice, Nar used it to fuel his songwriting genius. Since Nar Cabico is in a long, happy, and healthy relationship, he takes part in lending his friend a helping hand.
Haven’t heard ‘GAGA’ yet? Then hurry and watch the official music video now!
What truly changed this amazing singer-songwriter’s life is when famous actress Jennylyn Mercardo decided to produce ‘GAGA.’ Nar formed a friendship with Jennylyn Mercardo when he landed a supporting role in GMA’s teleserye ‘My Love from the Star.’
She changed my life.
Nar Cabico said as he talked about the actress in an interview with The Manila Times.
His musical achievements
Proving his unwavering talent, Nar Cabico’s original composition “GAGA” was awarded the Best Novelty Song in the 31st Awit Awards 2018. The Kapuso star singer is currently a finalist at the PhilPOP Top 30 through his entry ‘LDR (Layong ‘Di Ramdam)’ as well.
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He is definitely on a roll in the Philippine music scene, right? But wait, DYK that he was also mentored by the renowned one and only Maestro Ryan Cayabyab? No wonder he’s this skilled and talented!
And don’t get us wrong, Nar Cabico has a lot of other achievements. But what we really see as his big win is quite different from the music scene we’ve been talking about…
Nar Cabico is not only winning in the music industry, but also at love! Who did you think his composition ‘LDR (Layong ‘Di Ramdam)’ was dedicated for? Well it’s for his beau VJ Capule, duh!
August of 2017, Nar Cabico married his partner VJ Capule in Los Angeles, California. And we are telling you, #LoveWins with these two.
Above is Nar Cabico’s tribute post for their marriage on his Instagram account!
Amidst all the talk and news about Nar Cabico, it’s being whispered that this rising star is set to make a new brand of OPM.
And while you’re contemplating on whether to agree to that, how about you give his other songs a listen?
What do you think of this singer-songwriter? Are you impressed with the talents of Nar Cabico? Do you have other news about him that you want to see here? Share it to us in the comment section below! Better yet, send us message on our Facebook page or on Twitter @UdoUph! We’d love to hear from you!