Musical teams Khulna Khonjonishas become the championand Dhaka Dholokshas won the position of runner up of the 7up Musical Premiere League 2016. The participating singers from Khulna Khonjonis were Rakhi, Bonny, Bipul and Shujon, while the contestants of Dhaka Dholoks were Nafis, Mati, Shahanz and Al Saba. The champions were awarded with Tk 10 lakh while the runners up got Tk 5 lakh. Other prizes included the title of Kurkure Performer of the Day and gifts from Transcom Digital. The star-studded event was graced by the presence of renowned singers, cricketers and media personnel and of course, the ever-supportive audience.
The announcement came at the grand finale of the music competition held at the Nabaratri Hall of the International Convention City Bashundhara (ICCB) in the at September 6.Powered by Kurkure, the competition marked to search music talents from every corner of the country. After months of hunting through every corner of the country, the voices that made through all the different rounds of auditions were divided into eight groups based on their regions. Organised by Asiatic 3sixty and sponsored by Transom Beverages Ltd, a total of eight musical teams from as many divisions took part in the competition, which began on April 4. The teams were: Dhaka Dholoks, Khulna Khonjonis, Chittagong Chimes, Barisal Beats, Rangpur Rockers, Comilla Chorus, Sylhet Sargams and Rajshahi Rhythms.
Beverages Ltd Deputy Managing Director Khurshid Irfan Chowdhury said, “7up has not only been recognized as the best beverage for the past six years in a row, but has also earned a position in the hearts of the youth for the numerous cultural programmers and activities the brand has partnered till date.”
Sara Zaker, Managing Director Asiatic 3sixty said, “We are grateful to each and every person who made this event a success and for staying with us as always.”