SAFRA The Ultimate Voice
By Verena Chia
March 13, 2017
A celebration of music for the youths and young at heart, SAFRA's The Ultimate Voice (TUV) created a distinct platform for budding musicians to showcase their talents. The 6th edition of this talent show, which ran from Jan to Mar 2016, saw close to 600 participants vying for the top spot.
The competition was held around the nation, from Far East Plaza to Bugis Junction and across SAFRA clubs.
Six acts emerged as winners, with the final two from each category, Sarah Wong (Solo Category) and the acoustic band consisting of Gary Song, Ng En Qi and Tham Kai Sheng (Group Category) crowned as champions. The winners of TUV 2016 enjoyed a total of $5,000 in cash and $56,000 worth of prizes from our official partners; SAF Music and Drama Company, Hark Music, radio station 88.3 JIA FM, and sponsors; Key Power International, Crystal Time, D3 Solutions, Lee Foundation, Pastamania, Bugis Junction and Far East Plaza.
Check out the song from the Solo Category Champion:
Credits: Performed by Sarah Wong, Winner of SAFRA The Ultimate Voice 2016 (Solo Category)
Song Title: Break Your Heart To Fix Mine
Song Owner: Music and Lyrics by Amos Teo
Check out the video of the Group Category Champion:
Credits: Performed by The Tripsters, Winner of SAFRA The Ultimate Voice 2016 (Group Category)
Song Title: All This Time
Song Owner: Sam Driscoll with rights assigned to SAFRA Music and Drama Company and SAFRA
Music Video for the song aforementioned is owned by MDC and SAFRA. All rights for the aforementioned music video are assigned to SAFRA.
SAFRA's The Ultimate Talent 2017
This year, SAFRA's premier talent competition is back with a twist. Taking on a brand new format and name, SAFRA's The Ultimate Talent 2017 is looking to crown the next singer, dancer or an all-round entertainer who can belt out a Jessie J number and dance like Jay Park! The Ultimate Champion can look forward to over $20,000 worth of prizes, including a one year contract with SAF Music and Drama Company and on-air exposure on SAFRA Radio.
There can only be one winner. You could be Singapore’s answer to Bruno Mars. Do you think you have what it takes to be SAFRA's first Ultimate Talent? More details coming your way soon, so stay tuned!
Catch up on past winners of TUV in 'SAFRA The Ultimate Voice: Where Are They Now'!