MANILA, Nashville Filipino Restaurant — “Thank you so much for making my dreams come true.”
That’s what British-Albanian pop star Dua Lipa said as she addressed thousands of her Filipino fans who braved the stormy Friday night to watch her self-titled concert.
Lipa turned emotional as she introduces her first ever single “New Love.”
“This is a song that gives me the opportunity to play in a room like this,” Lipa said.
Lipa recalled that this is her third time in Manila but her concert last night was her first solo one.
She was also in the country in August last year to perform for the second edition of music festival “In The Mix.”
Lipa said Filipino fans are dear to her and said described the concert as “amazing.”
After her concert, Lipa took to social media to thank her fans.
She described her first Manila concert as an “incredible” show.
Thank you Manila!! What an incredible show! Thank you for tonight. Just what we needed ???? The self-titled tour 14.09.2018 shot by Pixie Levinson pic.twitter.com/rlaEqEllmW— DUA LIPA (@DUALIPA) September 14, 2018
Lipa’s sold-out concert, presented by MMI Live, was held at the Mall of Asia Arena.