Morissette Amon thrilling performance of “Special Love Song” bagged the special social media awards, “Wish Reactors’ Choice” and WISHclusive Viral Video of the Year.” The video which reached the one million mark in only a week after it premiered, also gave the power belter a slot in the newly launched WISHclusive Elite Circle.
The world class talent of Filipino artist was held in high esteem as Wish FM 107.5 staged the successful music awards night last January 16 at the Smart – Araneta Coliseum.
The Wish FM themed for the second music award is “Your Wishclusive Gateway to the World” because Wish FM took social media by storm through its Youtube Channel known for outstanding “Wishclusive” videos.
The winners for these awards were chosen by the Wishers (50% online votes) and by select panel of judges (50% judges votes).
The panel was composed of Mitch Valdes, Chairman of the Board of the Organisasyon ng Pilipinong Mang-aawit (OPM); Alvin De Vera, President of the Philippine Association of the Record Industry (PARI); Noel Cabangon, a board member of Filipino Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers, Inc. (FILSCAP); Gary Valenciano, ambassador of UNICEF Philippines, Francis Reyes, Editor-in-Chief of Billboard Philippines; Isah Red, President of the Society of Philippine Entertainment Editors Inc. (SPEEd), and Miss Earth 2015 Angelia Ong.
Here are the winners of the 2nd Wish Music Awards
WISH PROMISING ARTIST: Sam Mangubat
BEST WISH COVER: Jason Dy (Be My Lady)
BEST WISHCLUSIVE PERFORMANCE BY A YOUNG ARTIST: Darren Espanto (I Believe)
BEST WISHCLUSIVE PERFORMANCE BY A GROUP/DUO: 4th Impact for (Love The Way You Lie)
BEST WISHCLUSIVE PERFORMANCE BY A FEMALE ARTIST: Morissette Amon (Secret Love Song)
BEST WISHCLUSIVE PERFORMANCE BY A MALE ARTIST: Jason Dy (“Love Yourself/Sorry/What Do You Mean/Baby” mash up)
BEST WISHCLUSIVE COLLABORATION: Morissette Amon and Arnel Pineda (I Finally Found Someone)
WISH ORIGINAL SONG OF THE YEAR BY A GROUP OR A DUO: Prom (The Juans)
WISH ORIGINAL SONG OF THE YEAR BY A FEMALE ARTIST: Throwback (Morissette feat. KZ Tandingan)
WISH ORIGINAL SONG OF THE YEAR BY A MALE ARTIST: 7 Minutes (Darren Espanto)
WISH YOUNG ARTIST OF THE YEAR: Darren Espanto
WISH FEMALE ARTIST OF THE YEAR: Morissette Amon
WISH MALE ARTIST OF THE YEAR: Jason Dy
WISH REACTORS CHOICE AWARD and WISHCLUSIVE VIRAL VIDEO OF THE YEAR : Morisette Amon
For the first time in Wish Music Awards giving a citations to the artist who got a millions of views on there respective cover videos ; Bronze Award for 100 Million views, Silver Awards for 25 Million views, Gold Awards for 50 Millions views and Platinum for 75 Millions view.
First Awardee of Wishclusive Elite Circle
Bugoy Drilon (One Day)
Darren Espanto (Chandelier)
2 Bronze Awards
Morissette Amon (Against All Odds and Secret Love Song)
Over 1 Million Pesos was granted not only to key charitable groups but also to the major awards winners, who each took home a cash of Php 25,000.