About Universal Records
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- Quezon City, Philippines
- 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!
June 1, 2011
Asia's Romantic Balladeer won Best OPM Revival for his song "Beautiul Girl" at 101.9 OPM Tambayan Awards 2011, held at SM SkyDome in Quezon City last Saturday (May 28). "Beautiful Girl" is one of the singles taken from Christian's 4X Platinum Certified album "Romance Revisited: The Love Songs of Jose Mari Chan".
The event was hosted by Francine Prieto and Jason Gainza (as Tito Boy Abunda). With live performances by Frio, Itchyworms, Six Part Invention, Maldita, Faith Cuneta, Juris, Christian Bautista, Jericho Rosales, Ney Dimaculangan and Jovit Baldivino.
Here's the list of winners:
Best New Artist - Jovit Baldivino
Best OPM Revival - Beautiful Girl by Christian Bautista
Best Male OPM Artist - Jovit Baldivino
Best Female OPM Artist - Juris
Song of The Year - 'Di Lang Ikaw by Juris
Best Kantamersyal - Wow Videoke by Charice
Best Live Performance - Jericho Rosales
Tambayani of The Year - Charice
Band of The Year - Six Part Invention
Album of The Year - Tropa by Siakol
Christian recently received a Platinum Award for his DVD release "Romance Revisited: The Music Video Colletion". His first International film "A Special Symphony (Simfoni Luar Biasa)" will soon be shown in the Philippines this August. Christian will also be busy shooting "The Kitchen Musical" TV series in Singapore in the coming months.