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Take control of your music: kumusika is open for all independent artists

July 2, 2021 | 4 mins read

Independent, but not alone. That is the hook and promise of kumusika, a new project spearheaded by kumu to help bolster the many independent musical artists in the Philippines. The call for applications and talents is now open at kumusika’s official website, where aspiring artists can submit their songs and content to be part of the…

kumu Social TV x Raise Hell: Wear your CRAZY with style

July 1, 2021 | 3 mins read

If you’ve been on the prowl for some unique street-style, then you’re in luck! The kumu Social TV x Raise Hell collection is about to make a splash on kumu Drop Shop (@kumudropshop) this July 1, 6 PM. This limited edition merch is yet another local artist fashion collaboration with kumu, this time featuring the…

G ka na? “Game KNB?” unveils 1 Million Pesos cash prize this July!

June 24, 2021 | 2 mins read

The iconic quiz show has just raised the bar for mega wins! kumu’s “Game KNB?” (@gknb) segment has just unveiled its prize pools for the upcoming weeks, with July 16th having a whopping prize pool of 1 million pesos! It’s an exciting road to the 1 million cash pool prize ahead, and the gameshow-loving Kumunity…

What’s “The Chismis” on kumu? One Down breaks barriers for Filipinos in mainstream media

June 23, 2021 | 3 mins read

One Down, a rising Filipino-centered media and entertainment platform, premiered a ground-breaking new web series, “The Chismis”, in partnership with kumu. The series is a spin-off of One Down’s viral “Breaking The Tabo” episode, which tackles the world of entertainment as an institution, while exploring where Filipinos exist within the space. One Down’s founder and…

Pride, Courage and Love: “TGI-Pride Day” set to dominate the Kumunity Stage

June 23, 2021 | 4 mins read

It’s the grand finale of #kumuPride202! This June 25th, Friday, the Kumunity Stage will be hosting “TGI Pride Day”, the largest virtual Pride Day celebration, starting 7PM. What’s more, kumu is bringing in the best of its LGBTQIA+ talents and thought-leaders for an afternoon of colorful pre-shows, leading up to the main Pride event.   …

kumu in Intramuros: “Project Lakbay” is a street-art masterpiece of Philippine heritage and Pinoy pop-culture

June 22, 2021 | 6 mins read

Launching a historical feat at the heart of Intramuros, Filipino livestreaming app kumu, along with its project partners Intramuros Administration, Manila Street Love (MSL), and Every Court Can Dream, presents the street mural project called “Project Lakbay.” The initiative, carried out last June 16, was aimed to showcase and celebrate our roots as Filipinos. Featuring…

Sound Gera’s First-Ever International DJ Competition on kumu

June 18, 2021 | 4 mins read

It was a battle of the beats and the greats last month, as the most talented DJs from all over came together to showcase their best sets on Sound Gera (@SoundGera), the group’s first international DJ competition on kumu. Streaming live on kumu were the 8 talented finalists DJ Gavin Skewes (PH), DJ Bitesize (USA),…

Dads in the Kumunity: KC Montero and James Rumohr share their experience for Father’s Day

June 17, 2021 | 5 mins read

Anyone can be a father, but it takes someone special to be a dad. Parenting in this time has been exceptionally challenging, with the stresses of facing an uncertain future while protecting and providing for one’s growing family. Fortunately, a lot of dads have become figures of calm and stability in the household. As a…

“Wheel You Be Mine”? Yes! Cars, scooters and motorcycles to be won at this kumu campaign

June 16, 2021 | 3 mins read

Need a ride? Well, if you go live on kumu this month, you might just win yourself your own car! The new “Wheel You Be Mine” kumu campaign has just raised the standard for hot prizes, with cars, a motorcycle and scooters to be won. Running from June 16 to 30th, 2021, “Wheel You Be…