The Selena Gomez Philippines tour finally happened in Manila. The Latina singer brought her Revival tour in the Capital City on the last weekend of July. Surprisingly, Filipino fans spotted Selena’s Filipino lookalike. Did they meet at the concert? Find out here.
Filipino fans have waited quite a long time for the Kill Them With Kindness singer to bring her tour in the country. In 2014, the singer cancelled her Star Dance tour in Manila due to “personal reason”. In October last year, she revealed the time she suffered from lupus. Thus, it prompted her to cancel her tours in Asia and Australia. As she kept it as a secret, speculations arose that the singer had to deal with drug addiction.
“I wanted so badly to say, ‘You guys have no idea. I’m in chemotherapy. You’re a**holes.’ I locked myself away until I was confident and comfortable again,” Selena told Billboard at that time.
The announcement on Selena’s 2016 tour in the Philippines became a big news to avid Filipino fans. Thus, there were “shrieking” fans who wanted to meet her upon arrival at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport. ABS-CBN news noted that a member of the security “threw a female fan to the side”. It looks like the fan desperately wanted to take a closer look at the Latina singer.
Watch the video here.
Earlier last week, the daughter of Filipino singer Ogie Alcasid made it to the headlines. Leila Alcasid, who’s currently based in Australia with her mom Michelle van Eimeren, posted their photo on Instagram. Fans can’t help but point out the resemblance between her and Selena Gomez. One fan even commented on the photo and said, “You are the Selena Gomez of the Philippines.”
Unfortunately, it looks like the two did not meet at the concert. Local celebrities likewise posted their excitement on meeting Selena Gomez. Stars Liza Soberano, Angel Locsin and Janine Guttierez took to T