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- Universal Records is the NUMBER ONE independent record label in the Philippines. Bringing you quality music for the past 30 years, we are home to artists like: Jose Mari Chan, Gary Valenciano, Ogie Alcasid, Regine Velasquez, Lani Misalucha, Jed Madela, Christian Bautista, Jay R, Billy Crawford, Kris Aquino, Edu Manzano, Marian Rivera, Mark Herras, Nina, Ronnie Liang, Gail Blanco, Sam Concepcion. Our band roster includes: Parokya Ni Edgar, Kamikazee, Sponge Cola, Imago, Silent Sanctuary, Kenyo, Paraluman. We are equally committed to bring you exciting international releases covering various genres like pop, jazz, new age, classical, alternative, indie pop, rock, electronica, dance, r&b, and hip-hop. Name it, we definitely have it!
February 27, 2011
Known as the "Korean Grammy", the 8th Korean Music Awards took place on February 23rd at the Olympic Park Financial Hall in Seoul. The only idol to attend the ceremony was miss A, who took home the "Best Dance & Electronic Song" for "Bad Girl Good Girl".
The Korean Music Awards is held annually in South Korea and is made of 52 judges. The judges' background varies from pop music critics, professional radio PD, academics, and popular music professionals.
The TV personality Kim Jaedong was the MC for the 2011 Korean Music Awards. Gukkasten, Park Joowon, Oh Jieun and the Wolves performed.
Check out the winners below!
Album of the Year - Garion (Garion 2)
Song of the Year - Hot Potato (Confession)
Musician of the Year - Galaxy Express
Rookie of the Year - Gate Flowers
Best Rock Album - Clash (The Paragon of Animals)
Best Rock Song - Gate Flowers (Soldier)
Best Modern Rock Album - 9 and Numbers (9 and Numbers)
Best Modern Rock Song - Broccoli You Too (Graduate)
Best Pop Album - Cho Kyuchan (Cho Kyuchan 9)
Best Pop Song - 10cm (I'm Afraid of the Dark Tonight)
Best Dance & Electronic Album - 2NE1 (To Anyone)
Best Dance & Electronic Song - miss A (Bad Girl Good Girl)
Best Rap & Hip-Hop Album - Garion (Garion 2)
Best Rap & Hip-Hop Song - Garion (Zero)
Best R&B & Soul Album - Jinbo (Afterwork)
Best R&B & Soul Song - Deez (Sugar)
Best Crossover Jazz Album - La Ventana (Nostalgia and the Delicate Woman)
Best Jazz Album - Na Yoonsun (Same Girl)
Best Performance - Yipangeun Project (A RHAPSODY IN COLD AGE)
Best Film & TV Music - Bravo! Jazz Life
Judges' Special Pick Award - Um Inho, Choi Yichul, Joo Changwon
Service Award - Son Seokwoo
Netizen-picked Best Male Singer – Taeyang
Netizen-picked Best Female Singer – Kim Yoon Ah
Netizen-picked Best Group – f(x)
Posted by uni @ Koreaboo