Ma. Rhodora “Bingbing” Veloso of Cagayan de Oro-based jazz-blues band Karumata Repablik was named Best Interpreter in the just concluded Vispop 5.0 Finals Night held last Saturday, July 29 at the SMX SkyHall of SM Seaside City Cebu.
Veloso won the award for the song “Hulagway”, a song written by her and Dexter Latosa.
Hulagway is one of two song entries from Cagayan de Oro. Read link below.
Cebuano artist Chai Fonacier was named grand winner for her song “Kung Di Pa Lang Ko Buang”.
Vispop is a songwriting campaign organized by Cebu-based Artist and Musicians Marketing Cooperative (ArtistKo) in cooperation with the Filipino Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (FILSCAP) aimed at putting Cebuano music on the airwaves.