- Pinoy singer-songwriter Paolo Sandejas had his song “Sorry” featured on a vlog from BTS’ V this past weekend.
- BTS’ V was taking a road trip from Seoul to Yangpyeong County and said during the vlog that he would play some of his current favorite songs, one of which was Sandejas’ “Sorry.”
- Released in 2020, “Sorry” wasas based on Sandjeas’ own heartbreak experience.
- A video posted to social media captures Sandjeas’ reaction with him excitedly saying “I don’t think anyone would ever believe me if I told them that V was singing along to a song that I wrote and he is just vibing. Like what the heck and singing it so well. It’s on his driving playlist.”
BTS’ V gave a lot of love to a song by Filipino singer-songwriter Paolo Sandejas in his most recent vlog from over the weekend.
Posted to the BangtangTV YouTube channel on July 9, V’s “Drive Vlog,” which journeys his road trip from Seoul to Yangpyeong County, features Sandejas’ track “Sorry” at around the 26-minute mark after the BTS singer says he is going to share some of his “recent favorite songs.”
The timestamp was even noted by legendary Filipino singer Lea Solonga, who shouted out the video on her Twitter.
Okay, Filo ARMY, you’ll get a kick out of this one. In BTS V’s vlog (https://t.co/9B6owNEfT5), head right to time stamp 25:56-ish. V starts singing to Paolo Sandejas’ “Sorry.” Paolo is a recording artist from the Philippines. Congrats, Paolo!!! What a thrill!!!
— Lea Salonga (@MsLeaSalonga) July 9, 2022
In an interview with CNN Philippines, Sandejas said his sister is a huge BTS fan and was the first to notify him about V’s vlog episode.
Sandejas’ reaction is captured on his Instagram post where he writes, “I have no words 🥲 V just sang along to a song I wrote! Im a singer songwriter from the Philippines, and idkwtf i did to deserve this blessing 🙌 V If you ever see this, you’re amazing man! And thank you ARMY for being so kind to me and my music 💜 #bts #armybts #taehyung #opm”
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In the Instagram reel, reshared from his TikTok, Sandejas can be heard remarking, “So V from BTS just listened to my song. I don’t think anyone would ever believe me if I told them that V was singing along to a song that I wrote and he is just vibing. Like what the heck and singing it so well. It’s on his driving playlist.”
Sandejas’ song “Sorry” was released under Universal Records Philippines in 2020 and is about his personal experiences and heartbreak.
At the time of writing, the “Drive Vlog” from V has over ten million views and 1.7 million likes.
Featured Image via @paolosandejas