Goldkartz grabs 3 awards as VIMA 2012 announces early winners
Kuala Lumpur, February 2nd : The early awards for VIMA were announced last night with the big winners being K-Town Clan, Goldkartz, Dragon Red and Altimet.8 categories were announced as a run up to all the main awards ground event on February 19th .
The VIMA Music Awards presented by FMTnews (www.fmtnews.com) will be held from 7pm onwards at Cinta KL and will be an exclusive invite event. The VIMA music awards this year honors independent musicians from Singapore, Malaysia and Brunei with top winners going on to compete with musicians from across the globe in the Bite My Music Global Awards (www.bitemymusic.com)
But the night belonged to Beat The System‘s “Shine” featuring mainstream act Jaclyn Victor which somehow beat out K-Town Clan‘s monster rock song, Come Get Some. Altimet created records of sorts by being featured on 3 winning songs – striking Gold with Best music video with Ze on Goldfish & Blink’s “In the House” and repeating the feat by being featured on K-Town Clan’s Come Get Some which tok home the Best Genre-Bending Song. He bagged a silver by being featured on Diplomats of Drums “Forza” in the same category.
However, VIMA music awards seems to be turning out into the K-Town Clan/Dragon Red/Goldkartz show as they seem to be in unstoppable mood, K-Town with 2 Golds , 1 Silver and 1 Bronze so far.Goldkartz with 2 GOLD, 1 Bronze .
Here are the list of all winners for the night:
Best Music Video
One – Kash & Krissy (Singapore) Silver
The Okay Song – That Effing Show (feat Ezra Zaid and Azmyl Yunor) BRONZE
Shine – Beat The System feat Jaclyn Victor GOLD
Come Get Some (Bangkai Beserker Masacre)- K-Town Clan feat. Dragon Red, DJ Fuzz, Samir, Jin Hackman, Altimet & Ash G SILVER
Bebaskan Hatimu – Goldkartz & Boy Radge feat Awie BRONZE
“1 Gold, 1 Silver & 1 Bronze, if this was the Olympics, we’d be one of the front runners We’re ecstatic about our wins, and we hope to that theres more to come ! Thank you VIMA for organizing the awards and giving a chance to reward local musicians for their efforts. Not many are willing to go out of their way to support good music, for this we thank you. and most importantly, we’d like to take this opportunity to thank the awesome fans our there who voted for us. Without your backing, we’re just another face in the crowd, you help us shine. We appreciate you. Till our next speech, 1love, God Bless and Support Good Music.Not forgetting our partners in music and rhyme, Dragon Red, Altimet, DJ Fuzz, ASH G, Samir & Jin Hackman, thank you for being a part of this project. This couldnt have happened without you. God Bless.“- K-Town Clan
“On behalf of Beat The System and Jaclyn Victor, I would like to thank you guys for making this happen! This would be the very 1st award for this particular song and winning this reassures us that this track will be winning more awards along the way! We are very honored and blessed to have this award. Once again thank you very much for the endless support” – Gerald Beat The System
Best Genre Bender
Come Get Some (Bangkai Beserker Masacre)- K-Town Clan feat. Dragon Red, DJ Fuzz, Samir, Jin Hackman, Altimet & Ash G GOLD
Forza-Diplomats of Drum feat.Altimet & Eddy Lim SILVER
70’s Girl- Haze Freaky-G BRONZE
“ The DOD didn’t expect to be nominated for any category, let alone win an award! Indeed a blessing, we are humbled that our music has been recognized by fans and a panel of experts. Not too bad for a bunch of boys who’s main aim is to make noise and have fun doing it! Thanks to all the fans who voted and a million thanks to VIMA for giving us this opportunity.” – Diplomats of Drum
Best Dance Act
Kuj (Brunei) SILVER
CC Sound Factory (Singapore) BRONZE
“I’m truly grateful for this. To be nominated among such great musicians, can’t get any better than that. Just wanna say congratulations to all the winners, and best of luck to the rest. ” – Kuj (Brunei)
Best Dance Song
Ha Karde – Goldkartz feat.Rishi Rich & Mumzy Stranger GOLD
Whose Your Daddy – K-Town Clan BRONZE
PSYCHO.unit would like to thank VIMA and all the great minds behind it to award us as the Best Indian/Punjabi Act. And coungratulations to all other winners.
Best Indian/Punjabi Act
Psycho Unit/Godkartz (tie for GOLD) * Psycho Unit will however be presented with the crystal award.
Haze Freaky G SILVER
Young Ruff Bronze
“ To be nominated itself has already given me the award wining feel… specially when my work has been listed alongside the works of other great musicians… 3 out of my 6 nominations has been announced in the early announcement of VIMA and i’ve managed to hold 1 silver & 1 bronze in my hands. Thanks to VIMA and the organizing team for the opportunity given… I would like to congratulate all the early winners and wish good luck to the all nominees for the categories to be announced in the ground event. Once again, thank you VIMA for making all this happen!!” – Haze Freaky G
Helmets and Fiery Endings -In Each Hand a Cutlass (Singapore) GOLD
Cape Town – Monsoon BRONZE
Best College Act
Natasha Ejaz GOLD
Wanted Symphony BRONZE
VIMA music awards is supported by FMTnews.com, Hard Rock Hotel Penang, Guitar Store, Cinta KL, 8TV, FLY FM, Malay Mail, Rentak Sejuta, Gua.com.my, Studio 2105, Exposure Studios,Abraham Records, Elemental Interactive Media, House of Sonia Ashley, Danie Cortese International,The Score Magazine. The ground event will be held at Cinta KL on February 19th, 2012 from 7pm onwards.
VIMA MUSIC AWARDS is Organized by Saintz & Sinnerz and Bite Media Sdn Bhd (www.bitemymusic.com)
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