MANILA, Philippines - The Romantic Balladeer Christian Bautista found himself busy with a promo tour for his latest single "Beautiful To Me" in Indonesia just a week before Christmas.
On Monday afternoon, the singer-actor made a live appearance in the SCTV (Surya Citra Televisi)-produced franchise of the well-loved noontime variety show "Eat! Bulaga." After an interview, he sang his latest song under Universal Music Indonesia.
In the evening, Christian performed and acted as guest judge on "Indonesia Mecari Bakat," or "Indonesia's Got Talent." His appearance readily landed Christian on the 5th spot of Indonesia's Twitter trending topics shortly after the show.
In addition to these popular shows, Christian has graced "Dahsyat" on RCTI (Rajawali Citra Televisi Indonesia) and "Inbox" also on SCTV. He has also granted interviews for various Indonesian print and online media such as Men's Health, Cleo, Gadis,Cita Cinta, Kapanlagi.com, Okezone.com, Jawa Pos, Cek & Ricek, Nova, Chic, C'nS, Sound Up, Aneka & Keren Beken, bin tang Indonesia, and Cosmo Girl Tabloid Wanita Indonesia.
Christian, who made his debut in Indonesia some years ago with his hit song "The Way You Look At Me," wrapped up his promo tour by holding a showcase at the Lippo Kemang Atrium Mall on Wednesday.
Meanwhile, just moments before Christian took the stage on "Eat! Bulaga" Indonesia, host Uya Kuya (Vic "Bossing" Sotto's counterpart) announced that the show now airs from Monday to Friday at 2:30-4:30 p.m. due to favorable feedback and ratings. Since its premiere on July 16 this year, the show aired only on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.