YouTube duo Sam Tsui, Kurt Hugo Schneider set to perform in Manila
June 19, 2014
YouTube sensations Sam Tsui and Kurt Hugo Schneider who is known for their YouTube covers and medleys set to perform in Manila on June 25-26 at the SMX Convention Center in Pasay City.
They have touched thousands of people through their collaborative covers of hits by Adele, Justin Timberlake, Britney Spears, Taylor Swift, Bruno Mars and Katy Perry. They’re also noted for their creative mash-ups and medleys; most notably the Michael Jackson Medley.
Sam has been hailed as an internet singing sensation, who along with his production partner Kurt was among the first musicians to establish a hugely popular music-focused channel on Youtube. To date, his videos have amassed over 500 million hits on Youtube alone, with each new release, including his 2013 debut original album “Make It Up”.
However, Kurt is a songwriter, director and producer of films, music videos and recordings. He has over four million YouTube subscribers, 25 million monthly views, 800+ million total views, and over 150 videos on his YouTube channel Kurt Hugo Schneider. Kurt has also collaborated with Hunter Hayes, Jason Mraz, Jason Derulo, Phillip Phillips, Megan Nicole, and many other musicians.
American-Hong Konger Sam and production partner Kurt been making homemade music videos and being heartthrobs on your computer screen for almost five years now. But hold your squeals as these YouTube artistes will be appearing at a stage near you.
Catch Sam Tsui and Kurt Hugo Schneider on June 25 and 26 at the SMX Convention Center, 8:00 pm. This was made possible by Global Entertainment Productions and Star Media Entertainment. For tickets, you may log on to SM Tickets.
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