Moira and Jason, the fairytale couple from Phillippines, hit the headlines when the news about their alleged breakup came to light. Fans have known the duo for their relationship goals; they were one of the most talked about celebrity couples in the Phillippines. With cheating allegations on the table, there’s a lot to discuss about this celebrity breakup story.
Known to the fans as Moira Dela Torre, the 29-year-old is a Filipino singer and songwriter. The pop star broke out into the music scene when she appeared in season one of The Voice Philippines in 2013. Though she did not win the show and was eliminated quite early, her appearance gave her the recognition she needed, and soon after, she released her debut EP ‘Moira’ and the single “Love Me Instead.”
The singer had her first concert, “Tagpaun,” which means “A meeting place,” in 2018, which was sold out in four days. In the same year, Moira released her debut album, “Malaya,” which became the best-selling album in Phillippines, and Moira became Spotify’s No.1 artist in Phillippines based on streams. After achieving multiple milestones in her career, the singer signed with Republic Music Phillippines in 2022. In January 2023, Moira released “Ikaw At Sila,” a song dedicated to heartbreak and separation from love. It is an ode to her breakup.
Trouble In Paradise. Jason Admits To Cheating.
Moira and Jason are both singers and songwriters, who began dating in 2017, and a couple of years later, the duo officially tied the knot in January 2019. The Filipino pop star and her singer husband had quite the fairytale life; they often shared long Instagram posts about each other. As part of his birthday tribute in November, Jason even described Moira as the light of his life. The couple were utterly in love with each other. So what went down?
The rumors about the rocky relationship of the couple first started to catch attention in early 2022. Reportedly, there was trouble in paradise, especially infidelity; Jason was accused of being unfaithful. The singer quickly took to his social media and denied all accusations in a tweet. When fans thought the storm had passed, they were hit by another when the couple shared their decision to separate.
Moira and Jason released a joint statement on their social media on 31st May 2022, sharing their decision to get a divorce. In the statement, Jason accepted the cheating allegations stating that he had been unfaithful to his wife Moira; he wrote, “ She deserved to know the truth rather than continuing down a peaceful but dishonest path. I am taking full responsibility, and I’m doing my best to be better.” Through the heartbreaking news, the couple officially called it quits.
Moira On Her Breakup. The star is ready for Love.
The Filipino star has been quiet since her controversial break up with ex-husband Jason Hernandez. Though Moira went on performing and releasing solo projects, she never spoke about her break-up in public. We assume the star was only processing and healing from the heartbreak.
During the launch of her contract with Republic Records Philippines, the star finally sat down with ABS-CBN News and opened up about her very public breakup. The star assured fans that she is doing better; though she is still not over the heartbreak, she has found a way to look at the glass half full. Without commenting on the cheating allegations and the separation process, the singer admitted that the whole situation broke her spirit and she lost her drive to write songs; she said, “I lost myself.”
The breakup took a toll on her, but she came back stronger. She knew she had to go through it in order to find herself again, and she did. Moira disclosed that it was a learning lesson for her, and it taught her to be more careful of who she allows in her life. With her new expansion with Republic Records, the singer also dished about her upcoming album. She said she’s not expecting hits from her upcoming album, “I feel like, for the first time, I’m not curating an album because I want new hits. I curated an album, to be honest.”
It seems like the storm has finally passed, and the singer has become the best version of herself in the process. With new music on the line, new life experiences, and newfound confidence, the question that lies ahead is, Is the Filipino star looking for love? To this, the star commented that she’s not looking for love at the moment, but she knows it will come when the time is right.