James Reid leaves Phl for Los Angeles


Fans sent James Reid well wishes as he left the country to supposedly pursue his music career in Los Angeles, California. 

James has been receiving messages of love and support after photos of his friends throwing a despedida party for him circulated online. 

Last Tuesday, February 15, the singer also shared via Instagram story a photo of his farewell cake with “Bon voyage and good luck” written on it.

On Wednesday night, James’ half sister Chantal Calicdan also shared on Instagram a clip of James bidding them goodbye at the airport. 

A fanpage dedicated to James, meanwhile,  shared on Thursday a video of the 28-year-old Filipino-Australian informing his fans that he safely landed in Los Angeles. 

James rose to popularity after becoming Pinoy Big Brother’s Teen Clash Edition big winner in 2010. 

He later ventured into acting, appearing in TV and movie projects alongside ex-girlfriend Nadine Lustre. 

James announced in October 2019 his departure from talent management Viva Entertainment to focus on his own record label Careless Manila and family management company Reid Entertainment Inc., 

In October 2020, was signed to Los-Angeles based record label Transparent Arts which roster includes Far East Movement and Tiffany Young. 

The collective also holds collaborations with Justin Bieber, Bruno Mars, and EXO, among others.

Lyka Nicart
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