SHAH ALAM: Astro Ria’s popular reality talent show Gegar Vaganza has crowned its winner, popular pop singer Siti Nordiana. There were four finalists in the final concert broadcast live over Astro Ria from the Shah Alam City Council (Wisma MBSA) here at 9pm on Sunday.
Siti Nordiana or affectionately known as Nana, received the first prize of RM100,000 cash, an all-expenses trip Madrid, Spain, a trophy and a new single to be released in 2016.
In addition to her win, Nana also went home with the Best Performance award which sees her receiving an RM5,000 cash prize.
Meanwhile, the runner-up was crowned to Faradhiya, who walks away with RM50,000 cash prize, a trophy and an all-expenses trip to Beijing,China.
The third winner was crowned to former Exists frontman Ezad Lazim, who was awarded an RM30,000 cash prize, a trophy and a return trip to Lombok, Indonesia.
The champion performed two songs namely the winning song PutusÂ Terpaksa originally sung by Ziana Zain and a duet with Achong in the rap song titled ‘Awak Kat Mana’ made popular by SonaOne and Joe Flizzow.
The two-hour concert was co-hosted by Raja Lawak alum Nabil and Jihan Muse. Datuk Ramli MS, Datuk Khatijah Ibrahim, Datuk Rosyam Nor and Datuk Jamal Abdillah Â were the contest judges.
Below is the list of finalists and the songs they performed, respectively:
Champion: Siti Nordiana – Putus Terpaksa (Ziana Zain)
Runner-Up: Farahdhiya – Janji Manismu (Aisyah)
Second Runner-Up: Ezad Lazim – Nur Nilam Sari (Search)
Fourth: Nassier Wahab – Gelombang Cinta (Heavy Machine)
Fifth: Acong SweetchildÂ – Seruan (Lefthanded)
Sixth: HaizaÂ – Puisi Cinta (Ilusi)