Erik Santos: The Jim Brickman Songbook

The Prince of Pop Erik Santos launches his newest album entitled Erik Santos: The Jim Brickan Songbook.

The famous American songwriter and pianist Jim Brickman collaborates with STAR RECORDS in producing this very inspiring album ought to bring good music to its listeners.

Jim Brickman produced his 10-track album. Erik recorded his album in Jim BrickmanÆs studio in Los Angeles. The highly-anticipated album includes revivals and original compositions penned by the singer/composer. Erik now joins the league of Lea Salonga, Martin Nievera, Pops Fernandez, Sharon Cuneta, Ariel Rivera and Agot Isidro who have previously collaborated with Jim Brickman.

ôI was jubilant and excited when I heard the good news. I used to sing Mr. Jim BrickmanÆs songs during school events and I never imagined that I will be working with him one day. ItÆs a dream come true to collaborate with him. He is my idol! All his songs like Valentine, The Gift, Angel Eyes and Simple Things are inspiring and timeless. I am lucky to have this once in a lifetime chance,ö Erik enthused.

Erik recalled that he was very excited on his recording day at the studio. He has only good words for the singer/composer. ôI had a great time working with Jim Brickman and Tom Ameen. Thanks Jim for being so nice. I had a blast.ö

The Prince of Pop has indeed come a long way. Today, he is a certified star with chart-topping record albums, hit songs, and sold-out concerts both here and abroad. He has become one of the most successful and gifted young singers of his generation yet he still has the determination to achieve more and do better.

As he sets on a new project, Erik just feels so blessed to have been given the rare chance to work with the said music great. Pop Icons member shared, ôExcited at the same time happy to have been given a chance to work with Jim. Star (Records) has been planning for this collaboration for a long time so I am so honored to be chosen by them.ö

The Jim Brickman Songbook, consists of 10 beautifully crafted love ballads from the piano virtuoso / composer, Jim Brickman. 7 of which are past hits of Jim (By Heart; Valentine; WhereÆs The Good In Goodbye; Love Of My Life; Destiny; The Gift and Your Love) while the 3 songs were wrote specifically for Erik Santos (ItÆs A Sin To Break A Heart; If I Just Believe and My Love Is Here as the carrier single). More will be added to ErikÆs list of hits as his new songs start to conquer the airwaves.

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