Erik Santos performed Regine Velasquez’s “Ikaw” to honor his mother, Angelita, who died on November 25, 2022. See what Erik sang and Erik Santos’ farewell song to his mother.
Erik Santos’ farewell song:
The singer stated in an Instagram post on Monday, “Alam kong di’ ko kakayaning kumanta sa mga oras na ‘yon, pero pinilit ko, dahil alam kong iyon na ang huling pagkakataon na kantahan ka sa harap mo,”
It translates to “I knew I wouldn’t be able to sing at that time, but I insisted because I knew it was the last time I would sing in front of you,”
After battling cancer, Santos’ mother passed away at the age of 66. Erik sang a heartfelt song specially for his mother Angelita.
Erick’s tribute to his mother:
Erik Santos performed Regine Velasquez’s “Ikaw” to honor his mother, Angelita, who died on November 25, 2022. Santos paid tribute to his mother on Instagram, expressing consolation in the fact that she is no longer in pain or suffering as a result of her battle with cancer.
“Nanay, I know you are in a better place now. BEST place actually kasi kasama mo na si Papa JESUS. No more pain, no more NGT, no more pig tails, no more catheters, no more tests and scans, wala nang mga nakatusok sa katawan mo, no more chemo, no more blood transfusion, no more oxygen tank, no more bed sores, no more diapers, makakahinga ka na ng mapayapa without any machine, no more cancer,” the singer said in the caption.
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Despite accepting her mother’s death, Santos yearned for their bonding moments, such as coffee in the morning and regular prayers.
Santos’ Instagram post:
“Ma-mi miss kita tooth brushan, linisan, hugasan, palitan ng diapers, buhatin para umupo, ma-mi miss kita i-nebulize, ma-miss kita i massage, ma-mi miss ko ang mga tawa mo Nay, yung mga jokes mo. Ma-mi miss kita katabi sa pagtulog.
Everything about you I shall miss,” he continued.
Santos commended Angelita for making an effort to beat the illness, saying, “You have fought the good battle. Nanay, napaka tapang mo.
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Before declaring his love for her, the Kapamilya actor gave Nanay the reassurance that he will never forget her. Mahal na mahal na mahal kita, Nanay ko. You may now rest in the loving arms of God. You will always be our hero, our forever love, the wind beneath our wings,” he added.
Santos’ mother’s death:
Erik Santos’ mother, Angelita Ramos Santos passed away after a battle with cancer. Santos requested prayers for his mother in October when he celebrated his birthday on “ASAP Natin ‘To.”
Sadly, the musician revealed Mommy Angelita’s passing on his social media platforms last week. She is finally home with Jesus The mom of singer and actor Erik Santos has passed away today, November 25. The singer posted a picture of his mom, Angelita Ramos Santos, with a short caption stating how much he loves his mom. “She is finally home with Jesus. I love you so much, Nanay,” he posted.
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