To this day, ‘Tala’ by Asia’s Popstar Royalty, Sarah Geronimo reigns supreme on social media after Google Philippines reported the song included in its own year-ender top searches, along with Miley Cyrus, Taylor Swift, and other OPM artists. Tala did it again!
According to Google Philippines, Miley Cyrus ‘When I Looked At You’ topped the most searched songs and lyrics followed by ‘Tala’ while Taylor Swift’s ‘Love Story’ ranked third. The list includes ‘Paubaya,’ ‘Imahe,’ ‘Catriona,’ ‘At My Worst’, ‘Make it With You,’ ‘Kabilang Buhay,’ and ‘Ice Cream’.
The majority of the list is dominated by OPM artists.
It can be remembered back in 2019, the song reached a fever high popularity and became an online dance craze with the #TalaDanceChallenge. Thanks to a drag queen and known Sarah G impersonator who mostly included the song in her performances. The ‘Tala’ music video reached 160 million views then and was hailed as one of the most-watched OPM music videos of all time.
To date, ‘Tala’ already has 164 million views!
Performed and sang by Sarah Geronimo, ‘Tala’ is composed by Nica del Rosario and Emmanuel Sambayan, choreographed by Georcelle Dapat-Sy of G-Force, and directed by the internationally-acclaimed Paul Basinillo.
This only proves ‘Tala’ is still a bop song to this day.
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