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José Ariel Jiménez Rivera, professionally known as Ariel Rivera (born 1 September 1966), is a Filipino recording artist and actor.

Rivera was born in Manila, Philippines but has since migrated with his family to Canada. He has since become a successful singer-songwriter, actor, and Aliw award-winning artist. He is dubbed as “Kilabot ng Kolehiyala”, a title formerly bestowed upon Hajji Alejandro, a popular Filipino singer in the 1970s.

Rivera was an undergraduate, studying to be an architect in Canada before his singing talent was accidentally discovered while he was on holiday in the Philippines.[citation needed] In 1989, Musiko Records & BMG Records (Pilipinas) Inc. (now known as Sony Music & BMG Rights Management) signed Rivera to their label. His self-titled debut album was released after two years. The first single, “Sana Kahit Minsan” was a No. 1 pop-r&b crossover hit. The album went 3x platinum. In 1991, he quickly released his second album, Simple Lang. This album also went 3x platinum.[citation needed]

In 1994, Rivera began recording new material for his next album, Photograph. Photograph was released in 1995. His album reached Gold status in the Philippines. In 1999, he played the title character of Rama in the staging of Rama at Sita – The Musical by SK Entertainment at the University Theatre.

Ariel Rivera – Once Again – 2008 Album

José Ariel Jiménez Rivera, professionally known as Ariel Rivera (born 1 September 1966), is a Filipino recording artist and actor.

Rivera was born in Manila, Philippines but has since migrated with his family to Canada. He has since become a successful singer-songwriter, actor, and Aliw award-winning artist. He is dubbed as “Kilabot ng Kolehiyala”, a title formerly bestowed upon Hajji Alejandro, a popular Filipino singer in the 1970s.

Ariel Rivera – Photograph – 1995 Album

José Ariel Jiménez Rivera, professionally known as Ariel Rivera (born 1 September 1966), is a Filipino recording artist and actor.

Rivera was born in Manila, Philippines but has since migrated with his family to Canada. He has since become a successful singer-songwriter, actor, and Aliw award-winning artist. He is dubbed as “Kilabot ng Kolehiyala”, a title formerly bestowed upon Hajji Alejandro, a popular Filipino singer in the 1970s.

Ariel Rivera – In My Life – 2003 Album

José Ariel Jiménez Rivera, professionally known as Ariel Rivera (born 1 September 1966), is a Filipino recording artist and actor.

Rivera was born in Manila, Philippines but has since migrated with his family to Canada. He has since become a successful singer-songwriter, actor, and Aliw award-winning artist. He is dubbed as “Kilabot ng Kolehiyala”, a title formerly bestowed upon Hajji Alejandro, a popular Filipino singer in the 1970s.