Manny Pacquiao is a boxing champion and a Philippine politician. Did you know he’s also an accomplished singer?
Pacquiao released a full-length album in his native tongue of Tagalog in 2006, called “Laban Nating Lahat Ito.” He also recorded a song called “Pac-Man Punch” in 2007.
But his crowning achievement is definitely this cover of Dan Hill’s “Sometimes When We Touch,” which was released in 2011. Click here for the YouTube video, or watch it below:
The backstory, courtesy of Wikipedia:
“Manny Pacquiao sang this song on November 3, 2009 showing of the Jimmy Kimmel Live! show. This was Pacquiao’s first guest appearance on an American late night TV talk show and his first singing performance on American TV. He would later revive this song on April 2011 as his single and reached number 19 on the Billboard Adult Contemporary top 20 list and has become the third most added song on radio playlists in the US. “
Click here to watch the Jimmy Kimmel video, or watch it below.
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