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Singer from Sarawak named Bintang RTM’s Best Contestant
BY: Patrick Beech
Bidayuh singer Roziena Ixzy better known as Roxy Ixzy clinched the Best Contestant Title at the Bintang RTM competition recently.
Roxy from Kampung Bratan in Kuching, Sarawak, mesmerised the audience and judges with her closing performance of the song ‘Fallin’, originally by Alicia Keys.
The concert showcased 14 talented singers from Penang, Kuala Lumpur, Melaka, Kedah, Sabah and Sarawak.
Apart from the title and RM1,000 prize money, Roxy also won a host of other prizes.
Since 1973, Bintang RTM has produced many prominent names in the music industry such as the late Datuk Sudirman Arshad, Yunizar Hussein, Datuk Jamal Abdillah, Najib Hanif, the late Rohana Jalil, Ramlah Ram, and Juliza Adlizan.
"Roxy displayed a solid performance and a soulful delivery of the song," said Bintang RTM 2024 head judge Raja Mohd Sham.