BITE MY MUSIC GLOBAL AWARDS - Several Middle Eastern Artists Featured In The Final's Winners List, Votings For 'Song Of The Year' Ongoing2012-04-17
QAYAAS from Pakistan, DIRTY SHIRT from Romania, ROCK N ROLL MAFIA from Indonesia and K-TOWN CLAN from Malaysia were the big winners of the Bite My Music Global Awards held last week.
Furthermore, a surprise announcement was made right at the end: 21 of the best songs will be thrown into a cauldron for online voting and global judging to find the SONG OF THE YEAR. The short online poll kicks off on April 12th until April 18th and 80 percent of the scores will come from global judges with the remaining coming from votes from fans. Top 10 results to be announced on April 21st 2012.
Several Middle Eastern Rock and Metal artists have been featured in two categories of the winners' list of Bite My Music Global Awards Finals. In the "Best Rock Song" category, the UAE Progressive metallers ANURYZM have achieved the 2nd place with the song "Worm's Eye View" and the Dubai-based Colombian Rock act FATINIZAhas achieved the 5th place with the song "Out of Control".
The "Best Female Act" category is the one where Middle Eastern artists are more represented: FATINIZA won 1st place, Heidi Habib from the UAE-based Arabic Rock/Metal band HERA took 2nd place, Maya Khairallah from the Lebanese Heavy Metal band ZIX took 5th place, Sanam from the Iranian Heavy/Thrash Metal band 5GRS took 9th place and the Egyptian Post-Hardcore band MASSIVE SCAR ERA took 10th place.
Three songs from Middle Eastern Rock and Metal artists have been nominated for the "Song Of The Year" category. These songs are "Worm's Eye View" from ANURYZM, "Out Of Control" from FATINIZA and "Jarhaiin" from HERA
The 80 percent of the scores will come from global judges while 20 percent will come from online votes by fans. For fans to vote, all they have to do is leave a comment "I vote for ..xxxx (band/act name)" right at the bottom of the competition's website after doing a simple registration. Voting closes on 18th April 2012, before the winners are announced on 21st April 2012.
You can check all the songs that have been shortlisted as nominees for the "Song Of The Year" award clicking HERE