|Birth name||Samuel Lawrence Lopez Concepcion|
|Born||October 17, 1992|
|Genres||Pop, F-pop, R&B|
|Occupations||Singer, dancer, actor, host,model stylist|
(plays piano and guitar)
He emerged as the winner for the Big Division of Little Big Star's Season 1 in April 2006. He currently has a contract under STAGES and ABS-CBN's Star Magic. Concepcion started on a total of 12 theater roles and had various plays even at a young age, including the role of Edmund Pevensie in the local stage adaptation of The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe and Mr. Noah’s Big Boat. He has been in the role of Peter Pan from 2002 until 2012. Aside from theater roles, he has acted in movies including Way Back Home and Shake, Rattle & Roll 13. He acted in his first lead role on 2012 in the first Filipino musical-film entitled, I Do Bidoo Bidoo: Heto nAPO Sila!. He had his first role in television in ABS-CBN's Mga Anghel na Walang Langit, and his major break as Boy Bawang in the fantasy series Super Inggo. He also played the role of Bea Alonzo's younger brother in Betty La Fea, Filipino TV series, and in Mirabella in 2014.
Sam speaks fluent Filipino and English.
- Pop Class (2010)
- Forever Young (2011) - hit the charts at Number 1 for seven weeks in a row.
- Infinite (2013)
- Representative to the Korea World Travel Fair (2006) by the Department of Tourism
- As Youth Role Model and Spokesperson (appointed by Department of Education(2007)
- Ambassador for Get Caught Reading campaign by National Book Development Board's (NBDB)
- Official Spokesperson of the Philippines for "B4USurf" (2008)
- Youth Ambassador for Education and the Arts" in the 3rd District of Manila (2008)
- Ambassador for Children for World's Vision. (2008)
- Kung Fu Fighting (First Filipino chosen by Dreamworks to sing the theme song of the animated movie, Kung Fu Panda, which was included in the Asian soundtrack album.)
- Performed in Malacanang, chosen by the Philippine Government to sing in front of the former President of the Philippines, Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo (2009)
- Also performed in front of the top world economic leaders during the APEC's "Business Advisory Council Gala" Opening. (2009)
- Awarded by the United Nations Youth Association of the Philippines the prestigious UNAPOutstanding Youth Leader award given in Malacanang Palace in 2009.
Concepcion celebrated his 10th anniversary in show business by starring as the lead character of Peter Pan in the musical version which was staged by Repertory Philippines and S.T.A.G.E.S at the Meralco Theater. This production is also the first time that this version of Peter Pan, written by Stiles and Drewe and the late Willis Hall, will be staged in Asia. It relives Sir James Barrie's timeless tale of the boy who never grew up. He also released his third studio album entitled "Forever Young" under Universal Recordswith Forever Young serves as the single of the album. The single went on to the MYX Philippines Chart at Number 1 for seven consecutive weeks.
Concepcion is also set to appear in an upcoming series of ABS-CBN entitled as "Mira Bella" in 2014, with young actors Julia Barretto and Enrique Gil. In an interview with ABS-CBN News, Concepcion said it has been a while since he played the lead character and this is a good opportunity for him to hone his skills and become a better actor.
His first major solo concert is happening on March 15, 2014 in Manila, at the Music Museum. Posters and how to buy tickets online are shown below.
|2007||Shake, Rattle & Roll 9||Paeng||Regal Films|
|2011||Way Back Home||AJ Delgado||Star Cinema|
|Shake, Rattle & Roll 13||Bryan||Regal Films|
|2012||I Do Bidoo Bidoo: Heto nAPO Sila!||Rock Polotan||Unitel Productions and Studio 5|
|2013||Mga Kwento ni Lola Basyang|
|2013||Kimmy Dora: Ang Kiyemeng Prequel||cameo||Star Cinema|
|2002||Sino Ka Ba Jose Rizal?||young Jose Rizal|
|The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe||Edmund Pevensie|
|2003||Song of Mulan||Mushu|
|2004||Mr. Noah’s Big Boat||voice of Japeth (Noah’s son)|
|Ryan Cayabyab @ 50||young Ryan Cayabyab|
|Peter Pan and the Time Machine||Wendell|
|2007||High School Musical on Stage||Troy Bolton|
Awards and nominations
Here is the incomplete list of awards and nominations and various recognitions received by Sam Concepcion.
|2005||18th Aliw Awards||Best Child Performer||Nominated|
|Entertainment Konek||Male Crush ng Bayan||Won|
|2006||Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards||Pinoy Wannabe||Won|
|19th Aliw Awards||Best New Male Artist||Nominated|
|Yes! Philippines Award||Next Male Superstar||Nominated|
|CREBA||Filipino World Champion Artist Award||Won|
|K-Zone Awards||Best Male Singer of the Year||Won|
|CandyRap Awards||Favorite Teen Star||Won|
|2007||33rd Metro Manila Film Festival||Best Supporting Actor||Nominated|
|20th Aliw Awards||Best Stage Actor in a Musical||Nominated|
|21st Star Awards for TV||Best Public Affairs Program Host||Nominated|
|German Moreno Special citation||Vaudeville Award||Won|
|2008||MYX Music Awards||Best New Artist||Won|
|Gawad PASADO Awards||PinakaPASADOng Kabataan||Nominated|
|2009||Pure & Fresh Top Teens Awards||Top Teen Male Entertainer||Won|
|United Nations Youth Association of the Philippines||UNAP Outstanding Youth Leader||Won|
|Dangal ng Pilipinas Award||Best Promising Male Young Singer Performer||Won|
|2011||27th Star Award for Movies||New Movie Actor of the Year||Nominated|
|FAMAS||German Moreno Youth Achievement Award||Won|
|2012||MYX Music Awards||Favorite Male Artist||Nominated|
|Favorite MYX Celebrity VJ||Nominated|
|2013||Dahsyatnya Awards||The Most Awesome guest star||Won|
|10th Golden Screen Awards for Movies||Best Performance by an Actor in a Lead Role-Musical or Comedy||Nominated|
|26th Awit Awards||Best Performance by a Male Recording Artist (Kontrabida)||Pending|
THE ULTIMATE POP PERFORMER
BETTY LA FEA
HIS ALBUMS & MUSIC VIDEOS
I'LL FIND YOUR HEART
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