From Overseas Philippines is all Filipino program broadcasting every Tuesday morning from 5 to 6 hosted by DJ Cindy & Mina.
In this week's edition of the program, Mina picks-up 2 female artists who have Filipino ancestry.
The first artist is Olivia Rodrigo, with her father being a Filipino-American and her mother having German and Irish ancestry. Her debut studio album, Sour (2021), topped charts globally and was met with widespread critical acclaim, earning her a Brit Award and three Grammy Awards, including Best New Artist.
The second is Saweetie, who was born in California, to Trinidad Valentin, who is of Filipina and Chinese heritage, and Johnny Harper, who is African-American. In 2021, she received two nominations for the 64th Annual Grammy Awards including one for Best New Artist.
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