He received the grand prize of P1 million in cash and a trophy as his inspirational song “Bawat Hakbang” was chosen as the winner of the very first Philippine Popular (PhilPOP) Music Festival Sunday night.
Here are the complete results:
Grand Winner: Bawat Hakbang
Music and Lyrics: Karl Villuga
Interpreted by Mark Bautista with the Acafellas
First Runner Up: Tayo-Tayo Lang
Music and Lyrics: Toto Sorioso
Interpreted by Ebe Dancel
Second Runner Up: Kontrabida
Music and Lyrics: Soc Villanueva
Interpreted by Sam Concepcion
People’s Choice Award: Brown
Music and Lyrics: James Leyte
Interpreted by Brown Man Revival
The non-winning finalists will each receive P50,000 consolation prize.