WATCH: 2019 SEA Games launches theme song by Ryan Cayabyab

MANILA, Philippines – Ryan Cayabyab produced another piece dedicated to the country. 

The award-winning Filipino artist composed the 2019 Southeast Asian Games' official theme song entitled "We win as one," while the lyrics are by Carlos Palanca awardee Floy Quintos. 

The Philippine SEA Games Organizing Committee (PHISGOC) officially launched the theme song on Thursday, July 11, in the second SEA Games chef de mission meeting.

The theme song expresses the message of sportsmanship, athletic superiority and artistic achievements that will link all 11 participating countrys in the regional biennial meet. 

Cayabyab was declared the National Artist for Music in 2018. 

Among his notable compositions include: "Kay Ganda ng Ating Musika," "Limang Dipang Tao" and "Iduyan Mo." (LISTEN: 8 popular Ryan Cayabyab songs)  –

Beatrice Go

More commonly known as “Bee”, Beatrice is a multimedia sports reporter for Rappler, who covers Phillippine sports governance, national teams, football and the UAAP. Stay tuned for her news and features on Philippine sports and videos like the Rappler Athlete’s Corner and Rappler Sports Timeout.