Nadine Lustre was the top winner of the MYX Music Awards 2016, sweeping a total of five awards including Favorite Music Video, Favorite Song, Favorite Artist, Favorite Female Artist, and Favorite Collaboration along with boyfriend and onscreen partner James Reid.
Another big winner at the awards night was young artist Darren Espanto who took home two awards for Favorite Male Artist and Favorite MYX Celebrity VJ. RnB princess Kyla also shone brightly at the MYX Music Awards as she won Favorite Remake and Favorite Media Soundtrack for her rendition of “On the Wings of Love.”
OPM icon Ogie Alcasid was a big star of the evening as well as he was recognized as this year’s MYX Magna awardee for his tremendous contribution in the local music scene.
As a tribute, a mind blowing medley of some of Ogie’s best hits was performed by top OPM artists Jaya, Erik Santos, Christian Bautista, Yeng Constantino, Kyla, Angeline Quinto, Jona, Matteo Guidicelli, Jay-R, Aicelle Santos, and Top Suzara that earned a standing ovation from the audience.
International OPM artist Charice even surprised everyone in the MYX Music Awards as she sang Nirvana’s “Smells like Teen Spirit” with Mayonnaise.
The 11th MYX Music Awards which was held at the Kia Theater, was hosted by MYX VJs Ai dela Cruz, Robi Domingo, Tippy Dos Santos, Sarah Carlos, Alex Diaz, Jairus Aquino, and Sharlene San Pedro.
Among the artists and media personalities who graced the much-awaited awards night were Donna Cruz, KZ Tandingan, Kapamilya Chicken Pork Adobo online star Bretman Rock, Cheats, Callalily, Jason Dy, Silent Santuary, Abra, Paolo and Kiana Valenciano, Morisette, Jayda, Denise Laurel, JK Labajo, The Juans, Jensen and the Flips, and Ella Cruz.
The MYX Music Awards will have a replay on the following dates:
March 18, 5pm and 9pm
March 19, 11am
March 24, 10pm
March 25, 1pm
March 27, 11am
Here are the winners of the MYX Music Awards 2016:
Myx Magna Award: Ogie Alcasid
Favorite Music Video: “Me and You” – Nadine Lustre (Director: Miggy Tanchangco)
Favorite Song: “Me and You” – Nadine Lustre
Favorite Artist: Nadine Lustre
Favorite Female Artist: Nadine Lustre
Favorite Male Artist: Darren Espanto
Favorite Group: Silent Sanctuary
Favorite Mellow Video: “Dance Without The Music” – Yeng Constantino (Director: Cristhian Escolano)
Favorite Rock Video: “Firepower” – Bamboo (Director: Paolo Valenciano)
Favorite Urban Video: “Diwata” – Abra feat. Chito Miranda (Directors: Marco Gatchalian & Mark Ginolos)
Favorite New Artist: Jason Dy
Favorite Collaboration: “Hanap Hanap” – James Reid & Nadine Lustre
Favorite Remake: “On The Wings of Love” – Kyla
Favorite Media Soundtrack: “On The Wings of Love” – Kyla
Favorite Guest Appearance in a Music Video: Alden Richards (“Kapangyarihan Ng Pag-Ibig” – Aicelle Santos)
Favorite International Video: “Bad Blood” – Taylor Swift
Favorite MYX Celebrity VJ: Darren Espanto
Special Award: Best Music Video (not open to public voting): “Cerberus” – Abra feat. Loonie & Ron Henley (Director: Willan Rivera)
Myx.ph Vlogger Search winner: Sunny Kim