Birthday: October 10, 1982
Birthplace: Malabon City
Erik Santos’ fateful moment in the limelight happened when he was proclaimed the Grand Champion in Star In A Miillion after coming in for a second wind as a wildcard in the singing competition. His winning song This is The Moment, from the musical Jekyll and Hyde, was released as the carrier single from his debut album of the same title. The album reached platinum status within three months and went on to achieve Triple Platinum success. This was followed by Loving You Now, which carried the hit single Bakit Ba Iniibig Ka. Further hits and succesful shows soon earned Eric the title Prince of Pop. Eric is cureently seen as one of the regular judges for the Tawag ng Tanghalan segment in It’s Showtime and has just succesfully conculded a mentoring stint in We Love OPM, where his team Tres Kantos won as the Grand CelebriTeam.