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Aegis is a Filipino pop rock band formed in 1993 (known before as AG's Soundtrippers in clubs and lounges all over Japan in 1995). The band is composed of sisters: Juliet, Mercy and Kris Sunot on lead vocals, Rey Abenoja (the only male member) on vocals and guitars, Stella Pabico on keyboards, Rowena Adriano on bass guitar and Vilma Goloviogo on drums. The group changed the name to Aegis in 1998 as agreed upon with Alpha Records.[3] The meaning of their band's name is "shield" or "protection".[4] Their songs have been featured in the award-winning musical Rak of Aegis.[5]

Aegis
Background information
OriginQuezon City, Philippines
Genres
Years active1995[1]–present
LabelsAlpha Music Corporation
Members[2] Juliet Sunot
Mercy Sunot
Kris Sunot
Rey Abenoja
Stella Pabico
Rowena Adriano
Vilma Goloviogo

Contents

MembersEdit

  • Juliet Sunot – lead vocals
  • Mercy Sunot – lead vocals
  • Kris Sunot – lead vocals
  • Stella Pabico – keyboard
  • Rey Abenoja – vocals, lead guitar
  • Rowena Adriano – bass guitar
  • Vilma Goloviogo - drums

DiscographyEdit

Studio AlbumsEdit

Year Album Songs Label
1998 Halik (quadruple platinum record status)[2][6] "Halik"
"Bakit (Tanong Ko Sa'yo?)"
"Sinta"
"Basang-Basa Sa Ulan"
"Hahanapin Ko"
"Luha"
"I Love You Na Lang Sa Tago"
"Pagmamahal"
"Mary Jane"
"'Yun Na!"
Alpha Records
1999 Mahal Na Mahal Kita (double platinum record status)[6] "Mahal Na Mahal Kita"
"Maniwala Ka"
"Sundot"
"Palad"
"Do You Want Me?"
"Munting Pangarap"
"To Be With You"
"Rockin' In The Cities"
"Nag-Iisang Ikaw"
"Gumising Na Tayo"
Alpha Records
2001 Awit At Pag-ibig "Awit At Pag-ibig"
"Bakit (Ako Ngayo'y Hate Mo?)"
"Sa'yo Lamang"
"Para Kay Aileen"
"Ikaw"
"Pader"
"Paano Ba?"
"Araw-Araw Na Lang"
"Babae Sa Bintana"
"Asul"
"Ilog"
Alpha Records
2009 Back to Love "Light On"
"Listen"
"Total Eclipse Of The Heart"
"Help"
"One Moment In Time"
"When I Need You"
"You Raise Me Up"
"Alone"
"Run To You"
"Tears In The Rain"
"What About Love?"
"Tell Him"
"Without You"
"Forever Young"
Alpha Records
2018 AEGIS 20 & Beyond: Sa Ikalawang Dekada Ng Musika Natin "Lungkot"
"Oras Na"
"Bata"
"Maghihintay Ako"
"Ayos Lang"
"Halik"
"Basang-Basa Sa Ulan"
Alpha Records

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Rula, Gorgy (10 July 2015). "Aegis reveals secret to singing very high notes" (in Filipino). Retrieved 27 November 2018.
  2. ^ a b Tomada, Nathalie (9 July 2018). "Aegis for all ages | Philstar.com". philstar.com. Retrieved 27 November 2018.
  3. ^ Bibsy M., Carballo (17 January 2014). "Getting to know Aegis & the art of resilience | Philstar.com". philstar.com. Retrieved 27 November 2018.
  4. ^ "Bandang Aegis, pinagbuklod ng hangaring maiahon sa hirap ang kani-kanilang pamilya". GMA News Online (in Filipino). 23 July 2015. Retrieved 27 November 2018.
  5. ^ Jacque, de Borja (11 June 2016). "Award-Winning 'Rak of Aegis' Is Back Onstage - Preen.ph". Preen.ph. Retrieved 27 November 2018.
  6. ^ a b "List of PARI Gold, Platinum & Diamond Awardees". www.pari.com.ph. Philippine Association of the Record Industry, Inc. (PARI, inc.). Retrieved 28 November 2018.