Yvette Barbra Almalbis (born August 26, 1977), more commonly known as Barbie Almalbis, is a singer and songwriter. Formerly the lead singer of the popular bands Hungry Young Poets and Barbie’s Cradle, she pursued a solo career in 2005, releasing her self-titled compilation album, Barbie: The Singles.
In 2006, she released her debut solo album, Parade. Her music is characterised by a rather quirky, but endearing vocal style, and guitar work.
Barbie is a capable guitarist in her own right and a painter; she is a born-again Christian and recently got married to Martin Honasan, a painter and scion of a Philippine political family. Visit her website at www.barbiealmalbis.com.