Remember the song “Pasaway?”, the monster hit single in 2004 as written and sang by the J Brothers? In the 90’s Jay, Jim and Joy Jimenez more popularly known as the J Brothers has these hit ballads “Sana’y Bigyan Mo Ng Pansin.” “Sorry Na”, “Wait For Me”, “Labanan Ang Tukso” “Dear Ana” etc.
No, the J Brothers haven’t gone into early retirement, even without Joy who now resides abroad, Jay and Jim is busy with their live performances. The J Brothers literally grew up onstage. Their exposure to music and performing live before an audience started with the encouragement of their parents. Born to parents Joel Jimenez who was then Scout Executive of the Manila South Council of the Boys Scouts of the Philippines and their mother who was assistant to the Dean of Music and Arts Department at the Philippine Normal University. They have toured the Philippines performing before they left for Holland and Japan. Their come back brought series of hits in mid 90’s to 2004.
Art and music describes J Brothers. They are comic illustration artists. In between their gigs, they still do illustration jobs. They used to work for Graphic Arts Services, Inc. (GASI); Philippine Animation Studio, Inc. They did illustrations for Fantastic Four, X-Men, Biker Mice from Mars and showcasing their own creations through Exodus.
On July 30, 2014 (Wednesday) at 9 pm, J Brothers will be having a show entitled BROTHERS ACT at Bistro RJ in Dusit Thani Hotel. They will be performing songs popularized by the Brothers Four, Everly Brothers, Bee Gees, Doobie Brothers etc. aside from their hit songs. The show will have the very special participation of The Tiongco Brothers, the Philippines’ National Treasure in Live Entertainment. They are the only trio of brothers that has maintained their level of performance and popularity for more than five decades. A record to break in the Philippine entertainment history. Tiongco Brothers are the idols of their parents and uncle.
Brothers Act is fully supported by the Senior Citizens Council of Bgy San Antonio Chapter, Makati City.