Monday, May 21, 2007
Andrew Espiritu or known as Andrew E was born in 1965. He is a Filipino rap artist and a comedic actor. He became popular due to his first single and film Humanap Ka Ng Panget in 1991.
Andrew’s career branched out as he began to star in comedy films based on his songs. He has more than 28 films under his belt.
In the mid 1990s, Andrew E. founded Dongalo Wreckords for the purpose of discovering and producing new Philippine Rap talents. One popular rap group that got its start with Dongalo is Salbakuta. Their song S2pid Luv became a big hit and was made into a popular movie which also starred Andrew.
Andrew E. spent some time in Japan in the late 1990s, performing in clubs and eventually releasing a song in Japanese about the misadventures of a tourist in Tokyo. He is now married and lives in Don Galo, Paranaque (where his record label was named from) with his wife and son. Andrew is also a certified platinum artist given that he has acquired over 13 albums, each at least 3 times platinum.
In the Filipino rap scene, Andrew has largely contributed to the growth and popularity of tagalog rap, furthermore by introducing a freestyle battle competition which gave aspiring rappers a shot at record deals.
Andrew has notably collaborated with Sharon Cuneta, Willie Revillame, Regine Velasquez, Francis M., Carlos Agassi, Deathtreath, Salbakuta, Dongalo artists, singers and actresses such as Donita Rose, Rica Peralejo and so much more
1. "Love Spell" (1 episode, 2007)
- Cindy-Rella (2007) TV episode
2. A.B. normal college (Todo na 'yan, kulang pa 'yun) (2003) .... Andres
... aka Ab normal college (Philippines: Tagalog title: short title)
3. D' uragons never umuurong always sumusulong (2002)
... aka D' uragons (Philippines: Tagalog title: short title)
4. S2pid Luv (2002)
5. Burles King Daw, O! (2002) .... Troy
6. Banyo Queen (2001)
7. Tusong Twosome (2001) .... Bano
8. Mana-mana tiba-tiba (2000) .... Wilson
9. Matinik na bading, mga syukang buking (1997)
10. Extranghero (1997)
11. Si Mokong, si Astig, at si Gamol (1997)
12. Where the Girls Are (1996) .... Andong
13. Neber-2-Geder (1996)
14. Bangers (1995)
15. P're hanggang sa huli (1995)
16. Bikini Watch (1995) .... Kiko
17. Megamol (1994) .... Clark
18. Pinagbiyak na bunga (1994)
19. Ikaw ang Miss Universe ng buhay ko (1994) .... Robin
20. Gagay: Prinsesa ng brownout (1993)
21. Manchichiritchit (1993) .... Isko
22. Boyfriend kong gamol, Ang (1993)
23. Alabang Girls (1992)
24. Mahirap maging pogi (1992)
25. Andrew Ford Medina: Huwag kang gamol (1991) .... Andrew Ford Medina
... aka Andrew Ford Medina (Philippines: Tagalog title: short title)
26. Pitong gamol (1991) .... Ambong
27. Row 4: Baliktorians (????)
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