MANILA, Philippines – Manny Pacquiao has released a new music video that will also be played while he walks to the ring for his long-awaited bout against Floyd Mayweather Jr. on May 2 (May 3 in PH) at the 16,800-seater MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
The 36-year-old Filipino pugilist plans to use the single entitled “Lalaban Ako Para sa Pilipino (I Am Going to Fight for Filipinos)," which was written by composer Lito Camo, as his entrance tune.
"Lalaban Ako Para Sa Filipino" OFFICIAL MUSIC VIDEO! Posted by Manny Pacquiao on Sunday, April 12, 2015
Boxing’s only eight-division champion is no stranger to the recording studio as he released his first album labeled “Laban Nating Lahat Ito (This Is Our Fight)” under Star Records in 2006 and did so again in 2007 with Pac-Man Punch under MCA Records.
Meanwhile, Pacquiao’s cover of Dan Hill’s 1977 ballad “Sometimes When We Touch” cracked the U.S. adult-contemporary charts in 2011. - Rappler.com