Charice's Father Murdered in the Philippines
We have some really sad news. Charice's father, Ricky Pempengco, was stabbed to death in the singer's hometown in the Philippines. The 'Glee' star has subsequently pulled out of a Singapore concert appearance scheduled for Wednesday.
"I am very sorry to all my fans from Singapore," she wrote on Twitter. "I am not going to be there to be part of David Foster and Friends concert. I have to go back to the Philippines as soon as possible to be with my family. I hope you all understand. I love you all and I will see you next year. "
Cambio.com has the full story, including details on Charice's father death, as well as more comments about the incident from the singer to her fans. We are very sorry for Charice's loss and our thoughts are with her family at this difficult time.