Jackie Pajo: Prima Donna – A vocal gem
Written by: C.M. Gray
August 11, 2011
The world spins to the sound of music and with that, we are inundated with
musical artists of every genreimaginable. Generally, these folks tend to
perform on the level of fair to midland.
However, there are those special moments in time when an artist breaks
through the gates of mediocrity and weturn our heads as a global audience
and say, “Wow!” I am sure, Berry Gordy of Motown Records would agree,
as he has produced some of the best musical talent in history.
Of course, we too, are all talent scouts by nature and our instinct to detect a
musical legend in the making isgenerally a no-brainer when we consider
all contenders. It only takes but one moment in time and our hearts are
swept away by the sound of a vocal gem.
Enter, Jackie Pajo. A 28-year-old solo performer originally from Mintal, Davao
City, in the Philippines.Pajo’s powerful vocal ability is sure to stop most in their
tracks, asking why the industry waited so long to shareher talent with the world.
This prodigious singer/songwriter has a deep-seated connection to music, one
that spans her entire life. Astradition goes, Pajo and music chart the family
As a child, Pajo’s grandfather, a famous guitar builder from her homeland taught
young Jackie to play thestringed instrument. He was also responsible for
encouraging her to participate in local talent contests, many ofwhich she won.
Her life surrounded by the sounds and styles of many a talented musician.
From English to Spanish and even Tagalog, Pajo delivers a unique blend of Pop
and R&B. Then there are theballads that she performs which are truly inspirational
as she walks us down the musical brick road, belting outsome of the most notable
songs, past and present with a powerhouse vocal proficiency.
Pajo sways with a prevailing drive to succeed, which comes from her passion and
love for music. Thiscommitment to her craft has her continually striving to improve
upon herself as a performer. (READ More Here)