Happy birthday to our MYX Magna awardee for 2013, Ms. Lea Salonga!
The world-class artist is "The Voice" of a generation! She has made fellow Filipinos proud with her unparalleled achievements. Let's look back at some of her shining moments!
At 17, she bagged the role of a lifetime as the female lead in the musical "Miss Saigon" after a worldwide search!
She received theater's highest honors for originating the role of Kim at London’s West End and on Broadway!
Lea put her own stamp on two iconic roles in "Les Miserables". Here she is as Eponine in the musical's "The Dream Cast" concert in 1995:
She also played Fantine in the Les Miz 25th Anniversary Concert in 2010! Here's her 2007 Broadway performance of "I Dreamed A Dream":
A whole new world opened for Lea after being cast as the singing voice of Princess Jasmine in "Aladdin"!
She also lent her pristine voice to "Mulan" and was eventually inducted as a Disney Legend in 2011!
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