Multi-hyphenated GMA artist Gabbi Garcia is on a roll. At 18, the young actress’ achievements is astounding. On her list are being a primetime TV and movie actress, variety show host, an international product endorser, in-demand magazine cover girl, recording artist, songwriter, and now a producer. In a press launch a few days ago, busy Gabbi shared her self-produced single All I Need which made it to top 3 of iTunes chart only a day after its release. On the same day, the covers of Inside Showbiz (October 21-27) and MegaStyle.ph (November) magazines which both have Gabbi were also presented.
Watch Gabbi’s LIVE performance during the press launch:
Gabbi talked to her management about producing her own music. This, she said, was to make sure she has the creative freedom to execute how she envisions her output to be. She shared how hands-on she is from the conceptualization stage onwards. In this project, fellow Kapuso artist and singer Christian Bautista is instrumental as he encouraged Gabbi to create her own music and even co-produced this single. The music video project is in collaboration with another celebrity and production company owner, Khalil Ramos.
Gabbi gladly shared the fulfillment she’s been getting from wearing different hats as an artist. Time management, she said, is the key to making things happen simultaneously. She said that when you love what you do, juggling different projects becomes manageable. Her eyes sparkled talking about pursuing her passions. Asked if there’s anything else she wants to do, the multislashie revealed that joining the country’s most prestigious national pageant Binibining Pilipinas is still on her bucket list. It is something she intends to prepare for in the coming years.
Check out these random highlights from her press interview. Gabbi talked about her musical career, her teamup with Ruru Madrid (GabRu), and her upcoming participation in Bench’s Under the Stars 30th anniversary fashion show.
How she started & her musical influences
All I Need makes it to Top 3 of iTunes chart a day after it was launched
How her Kuya Christian Bautista pushed Gabbi to create her own music
What inspired Gabbi to write All I Need and her thoughts on being compared to James Reid’s music
Her music video is a collaboration with another musician Khalil Ramos
Gabbi gets support from loveteam partner Ruru Madrid and friend Julia Barretto
All I Need is available for streaming and downloading in over 180 digital stores nationwide including iTunes, Spotify, Deezer, Amazon, and Google Play Music.
Is GabRu really over?
Doing comedy for Meant to Beh
Gabbi’s preparations for the BENCH Under the Stars anniversary show
On Ruru Madrid’s BENCH body