By NONIE V. NICASIO
Muling darating ng bansa si Nick Vera Perez para sa PMPC Star Awards for Music na gaganapin sa Resorts World sa September 9.
Tinaguriang the Singing Nurse, siya ay nominado sa kategoryang New Male Recording Artist of the Year. Na-nominate siya para sa kanyang awiting
‘I am Ready’ mula Warner Music Philippines.
Ang iba pang co-nominees ni Nick dito ay sina Caleb Santos – Nakaraan (Viva Records), Iñigo Pascual (Star Music), JC del Rosario IV – Mahika (Red Line Production), Kian Dionisio (GMA Records), LA Santos (Star Music), at Paul Michael – Istorya ng Buhay (Homeworkz Music).
Ipinahayag ni Nick ang sobrang kaligayahan sa natamong bagong achievement.
“I was ecstatic. All of the newbies are mostly 17-22 years old and here I am, 45 given that elusive second chance. I still, as usual thank the Lord for all His blessings and His directions which I sometimes question but now I totally get it.
“I am feeling happier each time as it is closing in. The nomination is giving me some sort of excitement to look forward to making it again. A motivation kinda thing,” saad ni Nick.
Mas inspired ba siya ngayon sa career niya dahil sa nomination?
“Anything I do, I always give my best act, so that it gives me a reason to look foreword to doing it again. I force myself to like the things I have to do and make sure I love them.
“My singing career will always be part of me since I was three then now 45, hahaha! I am always anticipating on what will happen next. So this nomination has indeed made me pursue more shows, visit more venues and events on other parts of the Philippines.
“The nomination by the PMPC will always be long remembered and appreciated,” masayang pahayag pa ng magaling na recording artist.