KOTA KINABALU: Ten final contestants will compete to become the winner of ‘Anugerah Juara Carta Lagu Popular Kadazan’ on 28 March at Dewan Hongkod Koisaan, Penampang.
They are Andy Adrian J. Ongkino (Nipi Ku), Anna Stanislaus (Hangadku Tomoimo), Peter Dicky Lee (Ina.. Iziau No Hundu Ku), Presley Petrus (Kihoi Sazau Kadazan), Frandius Edward Tendahal (Andadon Zou Diau), Sarah Augustin (Undazai), Petrus B. Pensin @ Arthur (Koginawaan Ku), Queennera Francine Francis K. (Piginayaan Titaak Mantad Savat), Larry leong (Nung Kopiiso Toh), and Maria Tatiomiss Guntingan (Doiti Id Pomogunan).
The competition, organized by Sabah V. FM of Malaysia Broadcasts Department, with the collaboration with Penampang District, will begin at 7.30pm.
The show produced by Sabah V.FM for Kadazan Language is the finale for Kadazan Popular Song Weekly Chart Programme, broadcasted every Saturday.
One of the programme’s target is to popularize Kadazan songs to help the local artists to win the more prestigious awards from RTM.
Some of the categories contested are Best Song Award (winner, runner up, third place), Best Performance, Best Vocal Award, and Best Composer Award.
For Popular Song Award, the winner will be determined by the highest SMS vote which has begun since 16 February and will continue until 28 March.
The programme is free admission, and the public are invited to attend. – SayangSabah