Ana Karylle Padilla Tatlonghari, or simply Karylle, is a singer, songwriter, television and film actress, writer/columnist, commercial/celebrity endorser, dancer, and television host from the Philippines. She is currently part of ABS-CBN talents.

She released her first album Time to Shine from Universal Records which got a Gold Record Award. The first single of the album “Can’t Live Without You” has a catchy hook while her second single “Callin” is a duet with international pop star Gil Ofarim which he also composed. With her first album she bagged Best Female, Best New Artist in MTV Pilipinas 2002, most Promising New Artist in Aliw Awards 2002, Best Performance by a New Female Artist in Awit Awards 2002 & Best Performance by a duet for “Kung Mawawala Ka” with Ogie Alcasid in Awit Awards, which was also used as a theme song for GMA 7’s TV series with the same title starring Sunshine Dizon and Cogie Domingo.

Her second album showcased her songwriting skill which was released on 2005 entitled You Make Me Sing. She wrote the songs “Coz, I Love You” and “Hiling”. Also included in the album is the theme song, “Mahiwagang Puso”, for the hit fantaserye Encantadia. She won the Best Performance by a duet with Jerome John Hughes for this song in iFM 93.9 Music Awards.

After three years, she released Time for Letting Go under her new recording company Polyeast EMI. With this album, it showcased Karylle’s gifts as a distinctive powerhouse vocalist with the lead single, “I’ll Never get Over You Getting Over Me”, originally done by pop group Expose. It is a collection of her most favorite songs that will surely give a definition of finding more meaning of moving on and divide grief into stages. The album also features duet with her mom Zsa Zsa Padilla — “I Live for Your Love” popularized by Natalie Cole. Three of Karylle’s original compositions, “Minamahal Kita”, “Hulog ng Langit” and the soulful piano-driven (in which she played the piano) “Wala Na Bang Lahat”.

Aside from her albums she also did the theme songs for the movies that she starred in. Karylle together with Jerome John Hughes did, “Pagbigyan ang Puso”, for Mano Po 3 and a cover of “Sana’y Maghintay ang Walang Hanggan” for the movie Moments of Love.

Other Information

  • Birth name : Ana Karylle Padilla Tatlonghari
  • Born : March 22, 1981
  • Origin : Manila, Philippines
  • Genres : Pop, R&B, Soul
  • Occupations : Singer, Actress, TV host, Model
  • Instruments : Vocals
  • Years active : 2000 – present
  • Labels : Universal Records (2001-2008); EMI/PolyEast (2009-present)
  • Website :


Studio Albums

  • 2001 : Time To Shine
  • 2005 :  You Make Me Sing
  • 2009 : Time For Letting Go

Compilation and Soundtrack Album

  • 2007 : iDream
  • 2006 : Moments of Love
  • 2004: Mano Po 3
  • 2003 : Only Selfless Love 2
  • 2002 : Only Selfless Love

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