Member of the Miss Universe 2021 selection committee Marian rivera, best known for being an actress, was also introduced as a ‘recording artist’ by the host Steve harvey during the crowning night of the competition.
The Kapuso star is among those who sit as a judge in the 70th Miss Universe held at the Red Sea Resort in Eilat, Israel.
Marian at the start of the beauty pageant final was touted as âaward-winning record artist and film and television star in the Philippinesâ by Harvey.
This was noticed by Filipino pageant fans who remembered his time in song and dance as a GMA talent.
THE RECORDING ARTIST ATE NYO MARIAN !!! TOP 16 # 70thMissUniverse #GoMezUniverse pic.twitter.com/TVbgEtAoaa
– Aries (@ariespaltz) December 13, 2021
Another Twitter user shared Marian’s album covers which were released at the peak of her career.
The artist has two albums to his credit, “Marian Rivera’s dance moves” and “Retro CrazyÂ», Released in 2008 and 2009 respectively.
“She’s a recording artist and actress from the Philippinesâ¦ Marian Rivera”
Yes that’s right, she’s a recording artist above a lot of other things. Go tell them, Steve! # 70thMissUniverse pic.twitter.com/0UZlhzbVtM
– Nicol (@nikowl) December 13, 2021
Her debut album won a platinum award after selling 30,000 copies.
Marian was the one who presented the choreography for each piece.
She showed off her vocal skills in the second album where she released her single, a dance pop track titled “Sabay Sabay Tayo”.
The local celebrity also sings interpretations of some songs such as Rihanna’s âUnfaithfulâ.
Marian had previously gone viral for teaching fellow Miss Universe 2021 judge, Indian actress Urvashi rautela, his dance steps in his single before the preliminaries.
READ: Marian Rivera teaches ‘Sabay Sabay Tayo’ dance steps to fellow Miss Universe 2021 judge Urvashi Rautela
The Philippine bet of this edition is Beatrice Luigi Gomez who just entered the top 16.
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