Tyla’s ‘Water’ Wave Gets a Celeb Boost with Sarah Geronimo and Kathryn Bernardo

MANILA, Philippines—Grammy-nominated R&B sensation Tyla is making waves in the Philippines as local icons Sarah Geronimo and Kathryn Bernardo recently showcased their talents with a stunning performance of Tyla’s hit, “Water.” This global sensation, reaching top charts worldwide, continues to captivate audiences with its summer vibes and viral appeal.

Sarah Geronimo impressed netizens with her rendition of the TikTok hit during the ASAP Natin ‘To TV performance, sparking a social media frenzy on X. Tyla, responding to the spectacle, expressed amazement at the grand productions and choreography accompanying the performances.

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Kathryn Bernardo also dove into the “Water” wave, delivering a noteworthy dance performance at the ABS-CBN Christmas Special 2023. The track, released on July 28, 2023, seamlessly blends Amapiano and Afrobeats with sensual R&B, earning its place as a summer anthem. Remixes by Travis Scott and Marshmello added to its global success.

In the Philippines, “Water” climbed to No. 13 on the Spotify Philippines Top 50 and secured the 8th spot on the Billboard Philippines chart. Its pervasive presence on TV, radio, and online platforms, including being featured on high-profile playlists like Viral Hits Philippines and Pop Rising PH, solidified its impact.

Tyla is poised for an even bigger 2024 with the release of her self-titled debut album, “TYLA,” marking the culmination of her remarkable journey as a 21-year-old Amapiano star and the beginning of an exciting new chapter.