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Announcing The Final 12 Contestants of MyStarz LG
Wednesday 13 June 2007
After an extensive round of nationwide auditions in Kuala Lumpur, Penang, Johor Bahru, Kuching, Kuantan and Kota Kinabalu, LG Electronics and TV3 are proud to present the final 12 contestants of MyStarz LG.
They are, in no particular order:
Hamiza Tashya bt Mohd Bashir (KL),
Mimie Aisha (KL)
Rubisa Tiasin @ Mimie (KK)
Rachel Wesley (KK)
Shaza Marina bt Azmi (JB)
Ahmad Aliff Afif bin Tirmizie (KL)
Russell Curtis (KL)
Mohd Emeer Iskandar bin Mohd Bakri (Kuantan)
Badri bin Ibrahim (KL)
Andy Adrian J (KL)
Khairul Hizam bin Kaha (KL)
Awang Jasmin bin Jaimin (KK)
Over 1,000 participants attended the auditions from 18th May to 3rd June.
50 participants were shortlisted to attend the final auditions in Kuala Lumpur on 7th June. By 8th June, 25 semi â€“ finalists remained before the judges headed by Farihin Fattah (Principal ) and Aubrey Suwito ( Musical Director ) who made their selection assessments on the 12 finalists entering the MyStarz, LG competition.
MyStarz, LG is sponsored by LG Electronics and produced by TV3 & NTV7, a division under Media Prima. The reality show focuses on the complete package of composing and performing.
Hosted by Daphne Iking and Naz Habibur Rahman the final 12 participants will undergo a mentoring process where they will be tutored and receive professional advice and training support by the pool of mentors, made up of members of Malaysiaâ€™s top performers and producers.
This training and mentoring will take place at the LG House, a specially adapted space outfitted with a mentor room, a practice area and a performing area fully equipped with LG products and designed in an artcool deco style. The comfortable studio is condusive for inspired music making and will be the premise for the grooming of the next Malaysian superstar.
The Head Trainer will be Farihin Abdul Fattah; Musical Director – Aubrey Suwito; Bassist – Andy Peterson; Guitarist â€“ Nan Alias; Percussionist – Steve Thornton; Drummer – Luke Mason.
A concert will be performed fortnightly and elimination will be a result of the judges decision (60% of the points) with the remainder 40% decided upon by viewers using SMS or a 600 number land line. All contestants will continue training at LG House even though they are eliminated.
The 6 live concerts will be open to the public and will be held at Putrajaya Convention Centre. The dates for the concerts will be announced during the show.
The date and location of the MyStarz, LG final live concert will be announced during the show.
The winner of the competition stands to win RM 100,000 cash, a contract with TV3 appointed talent management company (Singer Management), products from LG and the production of a single album with an international record label, together with one of the best music producers in Malaysia.
MyStarz LG will be on air starting 17th June 2007 at the following times :
MyStarz LG LIVE CONCERTS will air on TV3, Sundays from 6.00pm to 7.00pm.
MyStarz LG UNCUT will air on NTV7 on Sundays from 7.00 to 7.30pm
MyStarz LG RESULTS SHOW will air on Friday from 6.30pm to 7.00pm.
MyStarz LG DIARY will air four times on TV3, Mondays to Thursdays from 7.28pm to 7.30pm.
To know more, click http://www.mystarzlg.com/