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WATCH: Professor Shocks Partner with Surprise Musical Proposal

WATCH: Professor Shocks Partner with Surprise Musical Proposal


RJ Mendoza was caught totally off-guard when his partner, Kevin Nadal, joined several Filipino-American stars to sing the couple's song, and ask RJ one very important question.

The Filipino American National Historical Society of New York was wrapping up its annual celebration of Filipino-American History Month on November 1 with a star-studded evening featuring Broadway performers, spoken word artists, and the very best Filipino-American talent the Big Apple has to offer, when the event got a bit personal.

During the celebration's closing ceremonies, Dr. Kevin Nadal, a professor, psychologist, author and activist, stepped up to microphone alongside Broadway actress Liz Casasola, as the musician launched into a heartfelt rendition of one of his favorite songs, Alicia Keys' "That's When I Knew."

Casasola claimed the song was a surprise for Nadal, but as the chorus grew, it becomes clear that it's Nadal who's orchestrated a surprise for his partner, community organizer RJ Nadal.

After taking the mic himself, Nadal drops to one knee and asks Mendoza four very important words.

Watch RJ's priceless reaction below.

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