Published: June 07, 2018
Tuesday, May 15, 2018, music channel MYX in its annual event, awarded talented and deserving artists at the MYX Music Awards in recognition of their contributions to OPM.
Artists under the Viva Records label won big and brought home a total of 8 awards under different categories.
The biggest awardee was James Reid with 4 awards namely, “Male Artist of the Year,” “Artist of the Year,” “Song of the Year” for his single “Cool Down,” and “Music Video of the Year” for the MV of “The Life,” directed by Nadine Lustre and Petersen Vargas.
Pop Star Royalty Sarah Geronimo won “Female Artist of the Year,” and “Collaboration of the Year” for her song “Kaibigan Mo” which featured Yeng Constantino.
The Viva Records release “Two Less Lonely People In The World,” a soundtrack of the blockbuster movie “Kita Kita,” sung by KZ Tandingan, bagged the “Media Soundtrack of the Year” award.
Last but not the least, is the “Music Video Guest Appearance of the Year” award won by Nadine Lustre for her appearance in James Reid’s “The Life” MV.
Viva Records artists who were nominated in various categories were in attendance and walked the Red Carpet. This included Julian Trono and Ella Cruz, The Juans, Shehyee and Ann B. Mateo, Donnalyn Bartolome (who presented an award) and John Roa. John Roa also performed in the opening number of the MYX Music Awards 2018 where he sang James Reid’s “Cool Down.”