25th Awit Awards 2012 Winners Revealed; Zia Quizon, Sarah Geronimo, Gloc-9 Are Among Big Winners!


Kapamilya artists and ASAP performers were big winners at the 25th Awit Awards held on November 27, at Glorietta 1 in Makati City.

Pop superstar Sarah Geronimo bagged the Best Selling Album of the Year award for One Heart but it was ASAP Sessionista Zia Quizon who dominated the awards. Her hit single “Ako Na Lang” took home three awards: Best Performance by a New Female Recording Artist, Best Performance by a Female Recording Artist, and Song of the Year.

Zia also won Best Engineered Recording for the song “Simple Girl,” which was sound engineered by Nikki Cunanan. Her co-performer in ASAP 2012, Bamboo Mañalac, meanwhile, bagged the Best Performance by a Male Recording Artist award for his song “Questions.”

Here is the full list of winners at the 25th Awit Awards:

  • Best-Selling Album of The Year: One Heart by Sarah Geronimo
  • Album of the Year: Panaginip by Noel Cabangon
  • Song of the Year: “Ako Na Lang” by Zia Quizon
  • Best Performance by a Male Recording Artist: “Questions” by Bamboo
  • Best Performance by a Female Recording Artist: “Ako Na Lang” by Zia Quizon
  • Best Collaboration Recording: Gloc-9 and Sheng Belmonte for “Walang Natira”
  • Best Group Recording Artists: “Ulap” by Voyz Avenue/Takeoff
  • Best Inspirational and Religious Recording: “Sino Ako” by Fatima Soriano
  • Best Christmas Recording: “Pasko Ng Pagbibigayan” by Noel Cabangon
  • Best Musical Arrangement: “Tuloy na Tuloy Pa Rin ang Pasko” by Albert Tamayo”
  • Best Vocal Arrangement: “O Holy Night” by Jay-R
  • Best Engineered Recording: “Simple Girl” (by Zia Quizon) engineered by Nikki Cunanan
  • Best Album Package: Kinse Kalibre (Slapshock), album concept by Team Manila
  • Best Performance by a Child: Maria Aragon for “Born This Way”
  • Best World Music Recording: “Para sa Tao” by Humanfolk
  • Best Novelty Recording: “Nananana” by Randy Santiago, Rico J. Puno, and John Estrada
  • Best Rap Recording: “Walang Natira” by Gloc-9 feat. Sheng Belmonte
  • Best Dance Recording: “Connection” by Chelo A. feat. Q-York and Jay-R
  • Best Song Written for Movie/TV/Stage Play: “Sabay Tayo” (from The Biggest Loser Philippines) by Mayonnaise
  • Best Jazz Recording: “Sa Iyo Lang” by Tricia Garcia
  • Music Video of the Year: 20/20 by Pupil
  • Best Performance by New Group Recording Artists: Thyro & Yumi for “Kiss (Never Let Me Go)”
  • Best Performance by a New Male Recording Artist: Ney Dimaculangan for “Ligaw”
  • Best Performance by A New Female Recording Artist: Zia Quizon for “Ako Na Lang”
  • Best Ballad Recording: “Hindi Kita Iiwan” by Sam Milby
  • Best R&B Recording: “Kiss (Never Let Me Go)” by Thyro & Yumi
  • Best Rock/Alternative Recording: “Save Me” by Letter Day Story
  • DIGITAL AWARDS:
  • I-Gateway Mobile Philippines Inc.’s Most Downloaded Song for 2011: “Nang Dahil sa Pag-ibig” by Bugoy Drilon
  • I-Gateway Mobile Philippines Inc.’s Most Downloaded Artist for 2011: Sabrina
  • EGG’s AllHits.ph Most Downloaded Song for 2011: “Sino Nga Ba Siya” by Sarah Geronimo
  • ABS-CBN Interactive’s Most Downloaded Song for 2011: “Hey Daydreamer” by SomeDayDream
  • ABS-CBN Interactive’s Most Downloaded Artist for 2011: SomeDay Dream

SPECIAL CITATION:

Special Citation from the PARI for the OMB’s Fight Against Piracy: Ronnie Rickets and Amb. James Dy

Special Citation: Jose Mari Chan

Dangal ng Musikang Pilipino Award: Regine Velasquez-Alcasid, Kuh Ledesma, Gary Granada, Dolphy, and Eraserheads.

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