Genre: ilocano popPlay genre
Ilocano pop music is a genre that originated in the northern Philippines and is characterized by its upbeat rhythms and catchy melodies. It often features traditional instruments such as the guitar and the kulintang, as well as modern instruments like the keyboard and drums. The lyrics are usually in the Ilocano language and often celebrate the culture and traditions of the region. Some of the most popular Ilocano pop groups include the Mabuhay Singers and Bukros Singers, while Cesar Manalili is a renowned guitarist who has contributed to the development of the genre.