8th PMPC Star Awards for Music

The 8th PMPC Star Awards for Music (also known as the integral part of the 2016 Star For M-TV Awards, with the theme The Fusion of Philippine Entertainment’s Best) was organized by Philippine Movie Press Club headed by current president Fernan de Guzman and produced by Airtime Marketing Philippines, Inc. headed by Tessie Celestino-Howard. It was held at the Novotel Manila, Araneta Center, Cubao, Quezon City on October 23, 2016.[1][2]

8th PMPC Star Awards for Music
DateOctober 23, 2016
November 20, 2016 (Delayed Telecast on ABS-CBN's Sunday's Best)
LocationMonet Grand Ballroom, Novotel Manila Araneta Center, Cubao, Quezon City
Hosted byRobi Domingo
Alex Gonzaga
Luis Manzano
Jodi Sta. Maria
Kim Chiu
Xian Lim
Television/radio coverage
Produced byAirtime Marketing Philippines, Inc.
Directed byBert de Leon

The set of awards were given to Filipino music artists who have major contributions in promoting the Original Pilipino Music (OPM) industry for the past year.

Nominees and WinnersEdit

Here is the full set of nominees and winners of the 8th PMPC Star Awards for Music.[3] The winners are highlighted with Boldface.

Special awardsEdit

Pilita Corrales Lifetime Achievement AwardEdit

  • Dulce

Parangal Levi CelerioEdit

  • Vicente "Vic" del Rosario, Jr. (Viva Records)

Stars of the NightEdit

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ Tuazon, Nikko (September 10, 2016). "Alden, Daniel, Sarah G and others nominated for Pop Album of the Year at Star Awards for Music". Philippine Entertainment Portal. Retrieved September 11, 2016.
  2. ^ "PMPC brings back-to-back awards night via 'Star for M-TV Awards: The Fusion of Philippine Entertainment's Best' on October 23". Abante. October 21, 2016. Archived from the original on October 22, 2016. Retrieved October 22, 2016.
  3. ^ "ABS-CBN dominates 2016 PMPC Star Awards for Music, TV". ABS-CBN News. October 24, 2016. Retrieved October 24, 2016.