APO Hiking Society Member, , dies at 75

Danny Javier a well-known member of the APO Hiking Society, passed away, adding another pillar to the local entertainment sector.

Recall that one of the foundations of Original Pilipino Music is Danny’s band, which also includes Jim Paredes and Boboy Garrovillo (OPM). Danny’s daughter Justine Javier Long announced her father, Danny, 75, had passed away on October 31. On social media, celebrities paid tribute to Danny. Actor Audie Gemora designated October 31 as a “sad day.”

Danny Javier, a legend of OPM, has passed away. To paraphrase Don McLean, “the day the music died.” Like all great artists, his legacy will endure,” Audie wrote alongside a picture of the two of them on Facebook. On Instagram, director Chris Martinez also posted a photo of them. He thanked Danny for his achievements there.

“Many thanks for your music, Sir Danny Javier. Ang mga awitin mo namin malilimutan. Binigyan mo ng insiprasyon para gumawa ng mayroong sining. Thank you very much. #IDoBidooBidoo shot taken “The premiere night of The Apo Hiking Society Movie Musical,” his caption stated. The vocal trio The CompanY expressed their “deepest and genuine sympathies” to Danny’s family and friends. “Tight hugs to Jim Paredes and Boboy Garovillo,” they tweeted.


The APO contributed to the development of OPM into what it is today. Your legacies will be remembered for all time. Thank you very much for Danny.” Danny may be seen posing alongside The CompanY’s Moy Ortiz, Annie Quintos, and Sweet Plantado in the TikTok video related to it. Tito Sotto, a former actor who is now a politician, reminisced about their past times together. Senator Sotto posted: “Danny!” on Twitter. We spent 1972 to 1974 together. Our most recent meeting took place at Beverly Place Country Club a few years back. We had inside jokes all the time.

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My friend, though the industry will miss you, you will now be singing to a much larger audience! Senator Bong Revilla Jr. expressed sympathy for Danny’s family. “Tayo po tayo sa pagpanaw ng isa sa member of the Apo Hiking Society na si Mr. Danny Javier. The phrase “pagkawala ng isa” is often used to refer to original Filipino music or OPM. Peace be with you, Danny. I would like to express my gratitude to the music of the world, especially to the Filipino people who make up the majority of it.

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