As per Rappler, Fil-Am artist Apl.de.ap has revealed that the Black Eyed Peas are performing in Manila for the 2019 Southeast Asian Games. The hip-hop group, who became a trio after Fergie left in 2018, will be the closing act for the ceremony on December 11.
The Voice Philippines finalist Jessica Reynoso will be performing alongside the Grammy-winning act as well.
‘I want to be part of this historical moment’, said Apl in a statement.
‘[The SEA Games] only happens every 20 years and I’m just really proud of my country and I just really wanted to share my talent and what I can provide for this event.’
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The rapper will also be performing at the opening ceremonies of the 2019 SEA Games, which will be held on November 30, Saturday, at the Philippine Arena.