Star Magic artists also dominate the local and digital concert scene this 2016. Kim Chiu, marked her 10th anniversary in the business with the "Chinita Princess The FUNtasy Concert" in April at the KIA theater. Xian Lim also staged his aptly titled first solo show "A Date with Xian" also at the KIA Theater last July 9. New Kapamilya Jona marked her entrance at the Kapamilya network with “Queen of the Night: Jona” at the KIA Theater last November 25. Hunky Fil-Italian actor Matteo Guidicelli staged his first-ever concert in his hometown Cebu touted as #MatteoMadeinCebu to mark his 10th year in the business. Hashtags member Ronnie Alonte ended the year with a bang in his first solo concert titled “Kilig King” at the KIA Theater on December 17. Apart from the solo concerts, first-time group performances also shone during 2016. There’s the Valentine concert “Royals” which happened at the Mall of Asia Arena last February 13. The show was headlined by Martin Nievera, Regine Velasquez-Alcasid along with the King and Queen of Teleserye Theme Songs Erik Santos and Angeline Quinto. Angeline also performed with co-singers KZ Tandingan, Yeng Constantino and Kyla for the soldout “Divas: Live in Manila” at the Araneta Coliseum. “It’s Showtime’s” kilig
ambassadors Hashtags composed of Zeus Colins, Ronnie Alonte, McCoy de Leon, Tom Doromal, Jon Lucas, Luke Conde, Paulo Angeles, Nikko Natividad, Jameson Blake, Jimboy Martin and Ryle Tan took the stage by storm with “Hashtags: The Roadtrip Concert” at the jampacked KIA Theater last September 24. Experienced Star Magic concert performers also took the stage anew this year. There’s “The Voice Kids Season 1” first runner up Darren Espanto who filled the KIA Theater to the brim back in June for his major concert “D Total Experience”. Dance Princess Maja Salvador also staged her third major concert titled “Only Maja” last November 12 at the Music Museum. Star Magic artists also participated in the pioneering digital concert arena that was spearheaded by
the ABS-CBN online music portal One Music PH.