At the recently-concluded Star Awards for Music, Universal Records proved that it is the foremost independent record label in the country sweeping all the Albums of the Year commendations – Album of the Year (Araw. Oras. Tagpuan, Sponge Cola), Pop Album of the Year (Outbound, Christian Bautista), Acoustic Album of the Year (Panaginip, Noel Cabangon), and Rock Album of the Year (Romantico, Kamikazee).
Individual awards were also given to Christian Bautista as Male Pop Artist of the Year, Sponge Cola as Male Rock Artist of the Year, Noel Cabangon as Male Acoustic Artist of the Year for their respective albums.
Universal Records is also proud to be home of some of the recipients of the Lifetime Achievement Awards – Jose Mari Chan, Gary Valenciano, Kuh Ledesma, Ogie Alcasid, and Regine Velasquez.
The 4th PMPC Star Awards for Music will air on ABS-CBN on Sunday’s Best, this September 16.