The Christmas station IDs of ABS-CBN and GMA Network focus on different themes, but both express the same positive vibes that are to be expected for the Christmas season.
ABS-CBN Christmas Station ID 2018
ABS-CBN released its Christmas station ID with the theme “Family is Love” on November 16, 2018, with the lyric video version gaining 2.6 million views as of this writing.
The lyrics of the song “Family is Love” was written by Robert Labayen and Lloyd Oliver “Tiny” Corpuz while its music was composed by Marcus Davis and Amber Davis.
Newly transferred Regine Velasquez hogged the highest notes, along with Popstar Royalty Sarah Geronimo.
(Lyric Video) ABS-CBN Christmas Station ID 2018: “Family Is Love”
Other ABS-CBN stars highlighted in the ABS-CBN Christmas Station ID 2018 include:
– Vice Ganda
– TNT Boys
– Piolo Pascual
– Kathryn Bernardo and Daniel Padilla (KathNiel)
– Billy Joe Crawford
– Gary Valenciano
– Zsa Zsa Padilla
– Martin Nievera
– Yeng Constantino
– KZ Tandingan
– Moira Dela Torre
– Coco Martin
The full version, which is more than 13 minutes long, show footages of the Battle of Marawi and interviews with soldiers, and the aftermath of calamities like 2018 Typhoon Ompong.
(Full Version) ABS-CBN Christmas Station ID 2018: “Family Is Love”
It showed how Filipino families courageously cope and survive despite all the trials and hardships they encounter.
GMA Network Christmas Station ID 2018
Meanwhile, GMA Network posted its Christmas Station ID 2018 full version on November 17, 2018, with the song “Puso ng Pasko”. Lyrics by Rexy Jolly Canopio and BJ Camaya. Music by Anne Figueroa.
The video has gained over 1.5 million views on YouTube so far, and is currently at the top of the trending YouTube videos in the Philippines.
GMA Network’s Christmas ID focuses on charity, showing their stars interacting with different charitable organizations who have varied missions all throughout the Philippines.
(Full Version) GMA Christmas Station ID 2018: “Puso ng Pasko”
The music video highlights the solo portions of Alden Richards, Julie Anne San Jose, Michael V, Mark Bautista, Maricris Garcia, Golden Cañedo, Jennylyn Mercado, Christian Bautista and Aicelle Santos.
GMA Network released the lyric video version of their Christmas Station ID on November 19, 2018. The video showed that some of the highest notes of the song “Puso ng Pasko” were sung by Hannah Precillas, Golden Cañedo, and Julie Anne San Jose.