Singer-Songwriter Jayda Avanzado wins “Best Music Video” for “Paano Kung Naging Tayo?“ at the 2021 International Film Festival Manhattan. Believe it or not but this is Jayda’s music video directorial debut. Talk about first impressions and setting the bar high. She co-directed this video with guidance and collaboration from Edrex Clyde Sanchez. To top things off, it was also for her own song that she co-wrote with her father, Dingdong Avanzado.
Jayda was ecstatic when she announced the good news on social media, admitting that she did not expect to win in the category.
“I’m over the moon to announce that ‘Paano Kung Naging Tayo?’ has won best music video at the International Film Festival Manhattan 2021! Never would’ve seen it coming that my directorial debut into the world of music video directing would be recognized as my first win in a category like this.”Jayda Avanzado
Released on Valentine’s Day this year, “Paano Kung Naging Tayo?” has raked over a million views on Youtube and counting.
Jayda Avanzado is a Filipina songwriter, music producer, singer, and model. She is the daughter of singers Jessa Zaragoza and Dingdong Avanzado who was previously a councilor of Quezon City and vice governor of Siquijor. Jayda’s released songs like “Happy For You,” “Perfectly Imperfect,” “In My Room,” “Paano Kung Naging Tayo?” and just recently released her debut album in June of 2021.