About Us

from the left: | Joshua Cadeliña , Tenor | Happy Laderas, Bass | Bogart Laderas , Vocal Percussion | Michelle Pascual, Soprano | Almond Bolante, Countertenor

Acapellago is one of the most influential pop a cappella groups in the Philippines today. The group leads in winning top prizes in local and international a cappella competitions in Singapore, Taiwan, China, Austria, Russia and the Philippines. They are a 2-time Awit Awards awardees for their original songs “Stars Are Aligned” and “Peroplano; and 3-time Ani Ng Dangal recipients for three consecutive years since 2016. They are the only Philippine pop a cappella group to interpret at the Philippine Popular Music Festival (Philpop) twice, and to produce a physcial and digital CD under Viva Records Inc. Currently, they are the endorsers of Ming’s Pei Pa Koa, and Rebisco Combi Biscuits for three years now.  

As they believe in the magic of harmony, they continue to be ambassadors of contemporary pop a cappella music, spreading the genre all over the world.

AWARDS, RECOGNITIONS, AND MORE

  • 2013: The “Akapela Open” in the Philippines, Grand Champions
  • 2015: “A Cappella Championships” in Singapore, Grand Champions
  • 2015: The “Akapela Open” in the Philippines
    Grand Champions
    Best Arrangement for “Triangulo”
  • 2016: “Vocal Asia” in Taiwan, 1st runner-up
  • 2016: “AKA A Cappella VIII” (Asia-Pacific A Cappella Championship League) in
    Singapore:
    Grand Champion
    Best Bass Singer (Happy Laderas)
    Best Vocalist (Michelle Pascual)
    Audience Award
  • 2017: “Vokal Total” in Graz, Austria:
    Ward Swingle Award (1st and over all champions)
    Gold Prize (pop category)
    Audience Award, besting a cappella groups from all over the world
  • 2018: “CHVOCALS: Golden A Cappella Awards in Shenzhen, China:”
    Grand Champion
    Best Musical Presentation Award
    Best Performance Awards
    Best Male Artist (Almond Bolante)
    Best Vocal Percussionist (Bogart Laderas)
    Best Original Theme Song for “Music of Your Heart”
  • 2019: Moscow Spring A cappella Festival, Moscow Russia

     1st Place (Medium Vocal Group Category)

Physical EPs:
Philpop 2016
Peroplano (2017)

Digital EPs:
Philpop 2016
Peroplano (2017)
Acapellago Christmas
(2017)

Digital Singles:
“On The Wings Of Love”(2016)
“Tatlong Bibe”(2016)
“Stars Are Aligned”(Philpop 2016 album)
“Peroplano”(2017)
“Angels We Have Heard On High”(2017)
“Kariton”(Philpop 2018 album)

“Go Tell It On The Mountain”(2018)

“Di Na Muli” (2019)

  • Ani Ng Dangal
    2015 (A Cappella Champions in Singapore)
    2016 (A Cappella Champions in Taiwan)
    2017 (A Cappella Champions in Graz, Austria)
  • 30 th Awit Awards Nominations (2017):
       Best Vocal Arrangement for “Stars Are Aligned”
       Best R&B Song for “Stars Are Aligned”
       Best Collaboration for “Stars Are Aligned”
       Best Performance by a Group Recording Artist for “On The Wings of Love”
       Best Performance by a New Group Recording Artist for “On The Wings of Love”
       Best Novelty Recording for “Tatlong Bibe”
        Favorite Group of the Year
  • 30 th Awit Awards Recognitions (2017):
        People’s Choice (Favorite Group Artist)
        Best Vocal Arrangement for their first original single, “Stars Are Aligned”
    competition
  • 31 st Awit Awards Nominations (2018):
        Best Vocal Arrangement for “Peroplano”
        Best Performance by a Group Recording Artist for “Peroplano”
  • 31 1st Awit Awards Recognitions (2018):
        Best Vocal Arrangement for their second original single, “Peroplano”

  • 2015: 8th International A Cappella Festival Singapore 
  • 2016: Voices – A Festival Of Song (2016) Esplanade, Singapore
  • 2017: Hong Kong International A Cappella Festival
  • 2017-2018: Akapela Open Regional Workshops on Contemporary A Cappella
    Arranging and Performance
  • 2017: Spirit of Asean” The Madz et al Choral Festival
  • 2018: The Voices of Taoyuan, Taiwan
  • 2018: “Singdak” The Madz et al Choral Festival
  • 2019: Taiwan Concert Tour
  • 2019: Taiwan International Vocal Festival
  • Rebisco Combi Biscuits (2016-2018)  
    Combi Acapella Nation Competition | watch

    Combi Acapella Nation Battle Competition | watch

    Combi Dancecapella Competition 

  • The SM Store (2018) | watch
  • Ming’s Pei Pa Koa (2019) | | watch