They say experience is the best teacher, and Monalyn Soguilon is the perfect epitomé of experience.
Born and raised in Oriental Mindoro, Philippines, Mona moved to Montreal and joined the Filipino Catholic Mission of Montreal choir. She was the lead vocalist of the Propulsion band for 8 years and had gigs all over the Montreal area, notably at Bill Wong Restaurant every New Year’s eve. She is also a popular face at the annual Philippine Independence Day and Pista Sa Nayon at MacKenzie King Park. She is the FilCan Idol 2008 Adult Division 2nd Runner-up.
A versatile voice that can sing anything from R & B, pop, country, and soul, she cites Alicia Keys, Whitney Houston, Celine Dion, Beyoncé, Shania Twain, and Rihanna as her favorites.
Q and A:
Q: How would you live your life if you found out you only had a year to live?
A: I will live my life to the fullest. Visit my friends and relatives and see the popular beaches and islands of the Philippines. I will tour the world with my family. Organize a concert fund raising event and all the profits will be donated to Children cancer’s foundation and just enjoy the remaining months of my life with my love ones.