I Will Survive Showdown: Charice Pempengco, Gloria Gaynor, and Jin Ju

“I Will Survive” is a song originally performed by Gloria Gaynor, released in October 1978. It was written by Freddie Perren and Dino Fekaris. It received the Grammy Award for Best Disco Recording in 1980, the only year that the award was given. It is ranked #489 on the Rolling Stone magazine’s list of “The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time”. The Song was also listed at #97 on Billboard’s Greatest Songs of all time. It has a lot of remake which includes translations to different languages, notably the Korean version sung by Jin Ju and most recently the Charice Pempengco version.