Noraziman steals the show at Bintang Harmoni final

James Kon

Local artiste Noraziman bin Abu emerged victor of the Bintang Harmoni final competition 2020 at the Radio Television Brunei (RTB) station in the capital last Saturday.

Muhammad Abillah bin Ariffien’s lively performance earned him second place, followed by Nurul Arffaniezza binti Norariffin in third.

Permanent Secretary (Community and Culture) at the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports (MCYS) Hajah Nor Ashikin binti Haji Johari was the guest of honour.

Deputy Permanent Secretary (Cultural) at the MCYS Dr Siti Norkhalbi binti Haji Wahsalfelah, RTB Acting Director Haji Azman bin Haji Abdul Rahim and Acting Director of Art and Culture at MCYS Haji Mohd Abdoh bin Haji Awang Damit also attended.

Local talent Fakhrul Razi staged a performance as the special guest.

The RTB competition aims to support the local artistic industry and unearth fresh talents.

Bintang Harmoni, previously known as Bintang Radio, raised local talents including AliPuan, M Nordin, PM Sunah, Julia Chee, MS Bakri and AT Ahmad.

The competition attracted 112 participants from all four districts, eight of whom made it into the finals.

Permanent Secretary (Community and Culture) at the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports Hajah Nor Ashikin binti Haji Johari with the winners. PHOTOS: RTB
ABOVE & BELOW: Muhammad Abillah bin Ariffien; Nurul Arffaniezza binti Norariffin; and special guest Fakhrul Razi during their performances