Kagay-anon singer and songwriter, David Mercado, finally gets to release his first EP album dubbed “Secrets Revealed” on August 20, 2021. David hails from Cagayan de Oro, the City of Golden Friendship, but has been Manila-based since 2015. He started his career as a host of Mindanao Pop Idol in 2006 and from there, he went on to host various events, including weddings. But singing has always been his first love, so it's no wonder that his journey to success started onstage, as he sang songs that could easily melt anyone's heart. Before his EP reveals his secrets, let's get to know David more. Top 5 Things You Should Know About David Mercado 1. He started his singing career here in CDO. David's journey started when he was still in college, singing in different events and programs at school. He also joined singing competitions, and among the awards he received were Nursing Idol 2005 1 st Placer, Nursing Star 2006 Grand Champion, and Valentine Duets 2007 Grand Champion.