| Ricardo Manrique, Jr.|
| Ric Jr.|
The Mabuhay Singers
| May 23, 1941 (age 74)
Philippines (1941-05-23) |
Ang Pasko ay Pag-ibig, Pasko Sa Pilipinas
Ruben Tagalog, Diomedes Maturan, Nicanor Abelardo, Sylvia La Torre
Ricardo "Ric" Manrique, Jr. (23 May 1941-23 September 2017) is a Filipino Kundiman singer. He is known as one of the two Hari Ng Kundiman (Kings of Kundiman) in the Philippines, alongside Ruben Tagalog. He was a member of the Mabuhay Singers in the 1950s. He recorded his first album in the early 1960s, and recorded most of his songs with Villar Records.
Manrique is best known for his songs that became theme songs of popular Filipino movies. The song entitled as Ang Daigdig Ko'y Ikaw is the theme song from the 1965 movie of the same title starring Fernando Poe, Jr. and Susan Roces. It was sung in collaboration with Pilita Corrales.
1995: D'yos Lamang Ang Nakakaalam
2007: Ang Pasko ay Pag-ibig
2009: Ric Manrique Jr. Sings Ilocano Songs
2010: Sa Piling Mo
2010: Dahil Sa Isang Bulaklak
2013: Magbalik Ka Lamang
Ric Manrique, Jr. Wikipedia