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1ST.ONE announces comeback with the highest budget PPop music video

Renowned Philippine Pop boy group 1ST.ONE comes back to the music scene with the highest budget P-Pop MV yet worth 20 Million Pesos for their new song ‘Problem Child’ helmed by company CHECK which has worked with K-Pop household names BTS, BlackPink, and EXO.

As Philippine Pop (P-Pop) groups rise to the occasion of delivering high-quality music and performances, the genre has proved itself to be a force to be reckoned with and boy group 1ST.ONE has undeniably contributed to raising the standards in the industry with the enchanting melody and concept of their tracks.

1ST.ONE represents their management well as the name of the group itself carries the legacy of their company, First One Entertainment. Being known for their strong and charismatic persona, the group will showcase their fierceness in their latest comeback, Problem Child.

Korean company CHECK helmed the music video for this comeback, working with some of the biggest names in the industry, including but not limited to BlackPink, EXO, BTS, and Cha Eunwoo. With this and a budget of a whopping 20 Million Philippine Pesos for the song’s music video, being the highest budget ever of a P-Pop group to date, the pressure to be extremely ready for the shoot was really challenging for the group.

Nevertheless, of course, 1ST.ONE pushed through and was still at their best. Jayson, the group’s maknae and rapper shares, “It was definitely a blast working with them [CHECK]. I’m very thankful because they gave us a unique experience compared to the past music videos that we have done. We are very grateful that they took care of us so well.”

Aside from the impressive production of the song, Problem Child really pushes the boundaries when it comes to its musicality. Max, the group’s main vocalist, mentions how it is their toughest and heaviest song yet, not just with its choreography but also lyrically.

The track has an interesting concept of “breaking the norm,” referring to an existing defective system filled with “inequality, disorder, and machinations.” It tackles the idea of initiating change and making it right in our own way.

Jayson talks about the likes of Robin Hood who steals from the rich to help the poor, while in the process, not glorifying doing bad deeds to achieve a good end but is more of being willing to sacrifice oneself in order to make things right.

“You can think of Robin Hood and Batman as vigilantes, and many more heroes being misdirected as villains by a corrupt system. Nevertheless, they remain as heroes within themselves still willing to sacrifice continuously even if they are considered the bad ones,” he reiterates.

This concept explores a territory in P-Pop that has never been completely looked at, that’s why J, one of 1ST.ONE’s rappers, hopes that this comeback will be a good representation of the future of the P-Pop industry, aiming to expand and grow more.

As for upcoming projects, Alpha, one of the group’s rappers, wants to take Philippine Pop to the highest level, and to achieve this, he aims on collaborating with fellow P-Pop artists such as Alamat, BGYO, BINI, VXON, KAIA, G22, and PHP.

The rapper further states, “Initially, of course, we’d love to kick things off with our dream collaborations within the P-Pop industry, and that would be with DIONE and SB19. We go way way way back just with these 2 groups. We think it’s going to be an explosion.”

Not failing to mention their supporters who they call “For.One,” meaning “Forever One” for wanting to be with them through ups and downs until the end, the P-Pop ensemble ensures them that their comeback will push the group’s limits and get them out of the box they are used to being in.

On behalf of 1ST.ONE, Alpha desires for the P-Pop community to not miss out on their comeback Problem Child for this marks the first time ever for Philippine and South Korean directors to collaborate and create an outstanding masterpiece of an MV that fans “haven’t seen before.” The rapper states that the group really planned and prepared everything to give everyone “the best MV of all time.”

1ST.ONE will come back with their track Problem Child and will release it on January 31, 2023 that can be streamed through Spotify, Apple Music, and other music platforms. Meanwhile, its high-budget music video will be streamed on 1STONE official Youtube channel.

Let #OPMRise Up at the Tugatog Filipino Music Festival live this July 15!

The Tugatog Filipino Music Festival brings together seventeen acts in one stage to celebrate a new peak of OPM with the rise of P-Pop to the top. What was initially set to be just an online concert will now be a full-blown festival at the SM Mall of Asia Arena on July 15, 2022.

With supporters coming from different parts outside Metro Manila, viewers can also watch the festival livestream. Tugatog brings together Pinoy pop groups including 1st.One, Alamat, Bini, BGYO, Calista, Daydream, Dione, G22, LITZ, MNL48, P-Pop Generation, R-Rules, Press Hit Play, VXON, Yara, The Juans, and Zack Tabudlo. The Tugatog stage offers a whole new experience of Pinoy music with never before seen collaborations and fresh takes on popular Pinoy pop hits.

The goal is to take Tugatog to the live stage. We’re very excited about the possibilities that are unique to doing this online, but of course nothing compares to live,” Sarah Ruth Matias, CEO of Ant Savvy Creatives and Entertainment Inc., said.

Tugatog Filipino Music Festival is produced by Ant Savvy Creatives, Inc. and co-presented by KUMU, realme, and powered by Ulam Mama.

Ticket details

Tickets for Tugatog can be purchased through SM Tickets online, with concert ticket prices to the SM MOA Arena show starting at Php 1,999. Each on-ground concert ticket comes with Tugatog merchandise. Limited edition Artist Bundles, a complete set of Tugatog merchandise inside a box signed by their artist of choice, are also available for Lower Box and VIP tickets. Ticket buyers can also avail of Barkada Bundles for groups of 3 and a special discount available for students

Ticket promos and giveaways are also lined up for fans through different contests and fash giveaways on Tugatog’s social media accounts. Kumu, realme, and Ulam Mama, together with other artists, are also giving away special promos and free tickets on their respective platforms.

Tugatog Activities coming your way

The Tugatog Filipino Music Festival along with its partners are getting ready with a jam packed calendar of engagements coming your way on the road pa-Tugatog. Stay updated by following Tugatog on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Youtube.

Grab your Tugatog tickets now from SM Tickets online or head over to the nearest SM Tickets outlet!

Tugatog Filipino Music Festival 2022

The biggest groups in P-Pop scene will gather in one massive music festival. Tugatog Filipino Music Festival will be held at the Mall of Asia Arena for the first time this July 2022. The event will headlined by MNL48, BGYO, Bini, Alamat, PPop Generation, Litz, VXON, Press Hit Play and a lot more! The event will be streamed worldwide.


Tugatog Filipino Music Festival

July 15, 2022 – 2:00pm
SM Mall of Asia Arena, Pasay City, Philippines

LINEUP
-Zack Tabudlo
-The Juans
-MNL48
-BINI
-BGYO
-Daydream
-Press Hit Play
-PPOP Generation
-Alamat
-1st.One
-LITZ
-VXON
-DIONE
-Calista
-R Rules
-Calista
-Yara

TICKET PRICES (On-Site)
VIP Standing – Php4,699
Lower Box – Php3,999
Upper Box – Php3,499
General Admission – Php1,999



TICKET PRICES (Livestream)
VIP – Php2,700 (Multiple Angle + Exclusive Contents)
Premium – Php1,800 (Regular Streaming)

EVENT PERKS

VENUE LAYOUT