| Aziz Idris |
KALA Karwanamurthi, a talented singer from Kuala Belait, won the hearts of the judges and was awarded the champion of this year’s Kristal FM (KFM) Acoustic Session Live! 2014 yesterday which was held in conjunction with the three-day DST Carnival.
Her winning performance was a song by Sam Smith ‘Stay With Me’ and ‘Mama Do’ by Pixie Lott. She received a cash prize of $300 and goodie bags from KFM studios.
Second place went to the talented duo, Ellewan, while Rayhan and Nees Irwan came in third and fourth respectively. The winners also received consolation prizes and goodie bags from KFM studios.
More than 50 entries were submitted in the span of two weeks since the announcement for the Kristal FM Acoustic Session Live! 2014 was made. Six performers were shortlisted and four finalists were chosen.
The four finalists were required to perform two of their best songs, which were aired live on Kristal FM on 90.7FM hosted by DJ Livie. Among the criteria judged included vocal, melody, selection of songs and crowd interaction.
To view the video performances and highlights, visit Kristal FM’s website.