Today is Independence Day! For many people, it means fireworks, partying or a day off from work. For many others, it means so much more. Whether you’re spending it in at home on this rainy day, you’re going to need some good music playing in the backgroung. To get you more in the mood, we've listed down some of our nationalistic song picks that can help you unleash the inner makabayan in you. Ranging from the regal and solemn, to enthusiastic and coy, there's no better way to declare your love for the country than to sing about it.
Check out our list below and while you're at it, sing your heart out for our country!
1. "Noypi" by Bamboo
2. "Three Stars and A Sun" by Francis Magalona
3. "Malayo Man, Malapit Din" by Bayang Barrios
4. "The APL Song" by The Black Eyed Peas
5. "Manila" by Hotdog
6. "Isang Bandila" by Rivermaya
7. "Ako ay Pilipino" by Kuh Ledesma
8. "Bayan Ko" by Freddie Aguilar
9. “Isang Lahi” by Regine Velasquez
10. "Pinoy Ako" by Orange and Lemons
11. "Mabuting Pilipino" by Noel Cabangon
12. “Ako'y Isang Pinoy” by Florante
13. "Kapayapaan" by Tropical Depression
14. "Isang Dugo Isang Lahi Isang Musika" by Music Brian and JP Tanchanco, Brian Cua & Vocals Bo Cerrudo
15. "Magkaisa" by Virna Lisa
How are you guys celebrating the Philippine Independence Day? Feel free to leave your thoughts below!