The Pop Icons – is an all male singing group from the Philippines. It was consist of the Prince of Pop, Erik Santos, Pop Heartrob, Mark Bautista, Asia’s Pop Idol, Christian Bautista, Acoustic Heartrob, Sam Milby, and the Ultimate Heartrob, Piolo Pascual. They were also part of the ABS-CBN Sunday noontime show’s ASAP. Individually, they are star in their on way, for example, Erik, Mark and Christian, are well known names in Philippines’ Music Industry, while Sam and Piolo, rules the Music and Entertainment of the Philippines.
Erik Santos, (born “Rhoderick Ramos Santos” October 10, 1982 in Malabon, Philippines) is a Filipino singer, actor, commercial endorser, and the winner of the ABS-CBN program Star In A Million Season 1 in January 2004. He is known as the Philippine Prince of Pop.
Mark Bautista (born in August 10, 1983) is a Filipino singer and actor. He was a finalist of Philippine reality show Star For A Night and eventually placed second behind Sarah Geronimo.
Christian Bautista (Christian Joseph Morata Bautista, born October 19, 1981), is a Filipino singer, actor and model. He was a finalist of Star In A Million, a Philippine reality show aired on ABS-CBN channel, winning the 4th place in the competition in 2003. After the contest, he signed a recording contract with Warner Music Philippines and released his self-titled debut album, Christian Bautista. The multi-platinum album established his name as an OPM artist with songs such as “The Way You Look At Me”, “Invincible” and “Hands To Heaven” topping the charts. The singer gained popularity not only in the Philippines but in other countries in Southeast Asia such as Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand.
Sam Milby (born Samuel Lloyd Lacia Milby on May 23, 1984 in Troy, Ohio, United States), is a Filipino-American who joined Pinoy Big Brother as a housemate who later turned as an actor, commercial model, and recording artist.
Piolo Pascual (born Piolo José Pascual on January 12, 1977, in Manila, Philippines), is a film and television actor, recording artist and songwriter, concert performer, host, product endorser, and film producer in the Philippines. He is one of the most sought-after male actors in Philippine entertainment today having starred in several hit movies and TV series.