Apl.de.ap, who recorded the theme of the Metro Manila Filmfest (MMFF) historical action drama “El Presidente” along with Slapshock vocalist Jamir Garcia, is donating the proceeds of the soundtrack album to the Apl.de.ap Foundation. One of the reasons he did the song is because the proceeds will be used to build schools in remote areas. apl is also helping the people through the song.” “El Presidente,” which stars Laguna governor ER Ejercito in the title role, tells the life story of Gen. Emilio Aguinaldo, the first Philippine president. Since it depicts an important part of history, accuracy is of prime importance.
The big-budget film runs for two-and-a-hour hours, which is longer than other filmfest entries.“Kasing haba ito ng ‘Skyfall’ (the latest James Bond film),” reveals ER.
Apl de Ap & Jamir Garcia – El Presidente