The country’s No. 1 FM Station on YouTube, Wish 107.5, announced the 3rd Wish Music Awards to be held this January 15, 2018 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. The music awards have been known to gather and recognized the best and well-loved Filipino musicians and artists.
For the 2018 Wish Music Awards, the awards will pay tribute to local composers, bands, singers and artists who have collectively contributed to the Original Pilipino Music (OPM) resulting from the public massive appreciation and support.
It cannot be denied that there has been a resurgence of OPM during the past few months and more and more listeners are now requesting our very own music in the radio show. WISH recognizes this and they are going to put the spotlight on the men and women who made this resurgence possible.
The course of the 2018 WMA program will also recognized the OPM legends contributions to show the up and coming Pinoy musicians to step up their music and their original brand of musicality.
Not only a venue to showcase Filipino talents and promoting local music, the WMA also promotes good will. At the first WMA, a large chunk of the donation by the winners raised Php1.1 million to various charities. The 2nd WMA, Wish debuted the Wishclusive Elite Circle where an award category rewarded the performances uploaded on Youtube with the most number of views. This year will not be different as cash donation amounting to PhP100,000 each will be given to 18 chosen charities of the major prize winners.
Since 2016, Wish 107.5 online digital platform has a phenomenal rise and has earned massive followings brought largely by a diverse array of WISHclusive performance by local and foreign artists.
The Wish Music Awards 2018 winners will be selected thru voting by online (15%) and the judges vote (85%). This 2018, Wish announces that the major awards categories will include:
Best Wishclusive Performance
WISH Orogial Song of the Year
Wish Artist of the Year
Other awards to be given are:
WISH Promising Artist
WISHclusive Elite Circle Award
WISH Reactors’ Choice Award
WISH Music Icon
Online voting started last December 15, 2017 and will end on January 15, 2018 at 12NN. Fans can cast they vote by logging at www.wish1075.com/wishawards by using their Facebook and Twitter accounts. You can only make one vote per category per day.