Our very own Sarah Geronimo was honored at the recently concluded 2012 MNet Asian Music Awards! The very first Best Asian Artist - Philippines award was given to the Kapamilya star during the most anticipated awards ceremony in the region.
"Thank you very much for this recognition! I am very honored to be the first MAMA winner from the Philippines. Thank you to all my supporters," said Sarah in a recorded interview broadcasted at the ceremonies held in Hong Kong.
The MNet Asian Music Awards is held annually to recognize artists from the K-Pop community and other Asian countries.
This year, the major awards were won by Big Bang (Artist Of The Year), Super Junior (Album Of The Year) and Internet phenom PSY(Song Of The Year). Jackie Chan, B.O.B and Adam Lambert also participated during the awards show.
Here is the complete list of winners:
Artist of the Year : Big Bang
Song of the Year : Psy û ôGangnam Styleö
Best Album of the Year : Super Junior û æSexy, Free & SingleÆ
Best New Male Artist Award : Busker Busker
Best New Female Artist Award : Ailee
Best Male Group Award : Big Bang
Best Female Group Award : SISTAR
Best Male Artist Award (Solo) : G-Dragon
Best Female Artist Award (Solo) : IU
Best Dance Performance û Solo : Psy û ôGangnam Styleö
Best Dance Performance û Male Group : SHINee û ôSherlockö
Best Dance Performance û Female Group : f(x) û ôElectric Shockö
Best Vocal Performance û Solo : K.Will û ôI need youö
Best Vocal Performance û Group : Davichi û ôWill Think of Youö
Best Band Performance : Busker Busker û ôCherry Blossom Endingö
Best Rap Performance : Epik High û ôUpö
Best O.S.T. : Seo In Guk & A PinkÆs Eunji û ôAll for Youö (æReply 1997')
Best Music Video : Psy û ôGangnam Styleö
Best Collaboration Performances : Trouble Maker û ôTrouble Makerö
Best Global Group û Female : KARA
Best Global Group û Male : Super Junior
Mnet PDÆs Choice : B.A.P
Best Asian Artist : Wang Lee Hom
Best Asian Artist Japan : AKB48
Best Asian Artist Philippines : Sarah Geronimo
Best Asian Artist Vietnam : My Tam
Best Asian Artist Singapore : Taufik Batisah
Best Asian Artist Indonesia : Agnes Monica
International Favorite Artist : Psy
Style in Music : Ga In
Guardian Angel Worldwide Performer : Big Bang
Best Line Award : Super Junior
Best New Asia Act : EXO
Relive all the fun, excitement and entertainment from MAMA 2012 today at 11AM,
on Saturday December 15 at 6PM,
and on Christmas Day, December 25 at 12 noon.
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