Malaysia's Grammy awards will have its own 'Glamour Carpet'

1 November 2012 / 3 years 11 months ago

Source: The StarThis year's Anugerah Industri Muzik (AIM) will be held on Nov 17, 2012, at Stadium Malawati, Shah Alam. The 19th award presentation, by The Recording Industry Association of Malaysia (RIM), is deemed to be the Malaysian equivalent of the prestigious Grammy Awards in the United States.Themed Black and White Glam Glitz, AIM is set to entertain and dazzle with a stellar lineup of new, upcoming and established artistes including Datuk Siti Nurhaliza, Hafiz, Mojo, Jimmy Palikat, One Nation Emcees, Shila Amzah, Lefthanded and Forteen.Hosting the much-anticipated music event this year are two individuals who are no strangers to the Malaysian public - Aznil Nawawi and Adibah Noor. This will mark the first time the duo are working together as hosts for an event of this scale.Just like the Grammy Awards, AIM this year will have a red carpet event called “Karpet Glamor‘ (Glamour Carpet), hosted by TV personalities Awal Ashaari and Dahlia Shazwan. The pair will be mingling and conducting live interviews with the artistes right before AIM starts.Among those presenting awards this year are Adi (ERA), celebrity MasterChef Datuk Fazley, Dina (ERA), Faizal Tahir, Hattan, Heliza, Krista K, Nadia, Nora Danish, Siti Sarah, Tam Spider, The Fabulous Cats, Yassin and Zahid (ERA).Representing RIM as presenters are Norman Abdul Halim and Rosmin Hashim.“AIM has always been the music awards show to look out for every year and we strive to continue bringing the best music acts and live performances to Malaysian music fans,‘ said Rosmin, RIM AIM organising committee chairman, at a recent press conference held at the Intercontinental Hotel in Kuala Lumpur.He added, “The lineup of performers and presenters this year has been carefully evaluated and selected by the AIM organising committee together with the official broadcaster to ensure that viewers will be truly entertained.‘Viewers and fans can expect to see the following singers and bands perform on stage that night: Asmidar, Datuk Siti Nurhaliza, Drama Band, Forteen, GX4, Hafiz, Hyper Act, Jaclyn Victor, Jimmy Palikat, Keroz Nazri, Khalifah, Klangit, Lefthanded, May, Mojo, Nirawana Band, One Nation Emcees, SalamMuzik, Shila Amzah, Stacy, Stephen Rahman Hughes and The Malayan.The 19th AIM “Karpet Glamor‘ will be telecast live at 8.30pm, leading up to the AIM telecast at 9pm, exclusively on Astro Ria (Channel 104) and Mustika HD (channel 134).The official TV and radio broadcasters for AIM this year are Astro Ria and Era FM respectively; they are supported by Sinar FM.

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