FULL LIST: 28th Awit Awards Winners

Kapamilya stars dominated the 28th Awit Awards during the awarding ceremony held on Wednesday, December 9, at The Music Museum in Greenhills, San Juan.

Popstar Royalty Sarah Geronimo bagged the Album of the Year Award for her “Perfectly Imperfect” album. Rock Princess Yeng Constantino took home the Song of the Year Award for the song “Ikaw” from 2008 album Journey.

Darren Espanto won two awards, Best Album Package and Best Performance by a New Male Recording Artist for his song “In Love Na Ako Sa’Yo”. Queen of R&B Kyla also won three awards, Best Rock/Alternative Recording for “Salbabida” , Best Vocal Arrangement and Best Musical Arrangement for the song “Kunwa-Kunwari Lang” from her Journey album which was arranged by Junjee Marcelo.

Meanwhile, GMA-7 singer Julie Anne San Jose also brought home the Best Selling Album of the Year Award for her album Deeper and Best Rap Recording for the song Dedma together with rapper Abra.

Here is the full list of the winners:


Best Performance by a Female Recording Artist:
“Never Knew Love (Until I Met You),” Janice Javier

Best Performance by a Male Recording Artist:
“Buntong Hininga,” Johnoy Danao

Best Performance by a New Female Recording Artist:
“Dear Heart,” Kiana Valenciano

Best Performance by a New Male Recording Artist:
“In Love Na Ako Sa’yo,” Darren Espanto

Best Performance by a Group of Recording Artists:
“Krismas Na,” Koro Ilustrado

Best Performance by a New Group Recording Artists: “Paano,” Innervoices

Best Collaboration:
“May Bukas Pa,” Lani Misalucha ft Angeline Quinto, KZ Tandingan & Yeng Constantino

Best Performance by a Child/Children:
“Narito Ako,” Lyca Gairanod


Album of the Year:
Perfectly Imperfect, Sarah Geronimo

Song of the Year:
“Ikaw,” Yeng Constantino

Best Ballad Recording:
“Mahal Ko o Mahal Ako,” KZ Tandingan

Best R&B Recording:
“Torpe,” Kris Lawrence

Best Inspirational/Religious Recording:
“Ipagpatuloy Mo, Galing ng Pilipino,” Gary Valenciano

Best Jazz Recording:
“Hindi Magbabago,” Arthur Manuntag

Best Rock/Alternative Recording:
“Salbabida,” Kyla, Jungee Marcelo

Best Rap Recording:
“Dedma,” Abra & Julie Anne San Jose

Best Dance Recording:
“Dyosa,” Yumi Lacsamana

Best Novelty Recording:
“Di Sinasadya,” Crazy as Pinoy

Best World Music Recording:
“Salubong,” Johnoy Danao

Best Christmas Recording:
“Pamaskong Anyaya”, Musica Chiesa

Best Regional Recording:
“Usahay,” Pilita Corrales ft. Chad Borja

Best Song Written for Movie/TV/Stage Play:
“Ipagpatuloy Mo, Galing ng Pilipino,” Gary Valenciano (TFC 20th Anniversary)


Best Musical Arrangement:
“Kunwa-Kunwari Lang,” Marlon Oliveros (Musical Arranger)

Best Vocal Arrangement:
“Kunwa-Kunwari Lang,” Jungee Marcelo (Vocal Arranger)

Best Engineered Recording:
“Kumot at Unan,” Willy Villa (Sound Engineer)


Best Selling Album of the Year Award:
Deeper, Julie Anne San Jose

Music Video of the Year:
“Out of Control,” Pupil

Best Album Package: Darren Espanto

Most Downloaded Song: “Nakakamiss”

Most Downloaded Artist/s: Smugglaz, Curse One, Dello & Flict G

Dangal ng Musikang Pilipino Award: The Dawn

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Written by Kaye

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