The formidable tandem of Thyro Alfaro and Yumi Lacsamana did it again at the Philpop Music Festival after winning the top prize Saturday night.
At the Philpop 2015 Finals night held at the Meralco Theater on July 25, 2015 and hosted by Mark Bautista, Bela Padilla Sam Pinto, and Chris Schneider, Thyro and Yumi’s entry “Triangulo” was named as this year’s Grand Prize Winner. The song interpreted by Thyro and Yumi with Jeric Medina gets the nod of the judges to rise to the top of this year’s Philippine Popular Music Festival. A song about a woman torn between 2 lovers, the song’s catchy lyrics and upbeat melody catches to judges hearts to be this year’s OPM best.
This is the 2nd Grand Prize for the music duo after winning their 1st in 2013 for the song “Dati” interpreted by Sam Concepcion and Tippy Dos Santos with Quest.
Following Trianggulo are Davey Langit’s “Paratingin Mo Na Sya” and Mark Villar’s “Sa Ibang Mundo.”
Thyro and Yumi took home 1 million pesos as grand prize while the runner’s-up took home 500k and 250k Php respectively.
Here’s the complete list of winners at the Philpop 2015:
Grand Prize: “Triangulo” by Thyro Alfaro and Yumi Lacsamana, Interpreted by Thyro and Yumi with Jeric Medina
1st runner-up: “Paratingin Mo Na S’ya” by Davey Langit, Interpreted by Davey Langit
2nd runner-up: “Sa Ibang Mundo” by Mark Villar, Interpreted by Kian Cipriano and Nadine Lustre
Best Music Video: “Edge Of The World” by Johannes Garcia, Interpreted by Yassi Pressman and Josh Padilla
People’s Choice Awards: “Sa Ibang Mundo” by Mark Villar, Interpreted by Kian Cipriano and Nadine Lustre
WATCH: Here’s the official music video of this year’s Grand Prize Winner for the Philpop 2015; Triangulo.