The three winners of Sao Mai 2019 have been determined, with the artists in the running to represent Vietnam at the ABU Song Contest.
Quách Mai Thy, Thùy Dương and Lương Hải Yến have been named as the winners of the latest season of Sao Mai on VTV. The three singers were named the winners of their respective categories, with each of the singers now shortlisted as a potential representative for Vietnam on their debut at the ABU Song Contest.
Lương Hải Yến competed in the Opera category, Thùy Dương in Pop and Quách Mai Thy in the folk category. A total of four live shows were held over the past month to select the best rising talents in Vietnam.
One of the winners of Sao Mai will represent Vietnam at the ABU Song Contest 2019. The way in which the Vietnamese song for the competition will be selected has not yet been revealed. You can watch the final in full below:
VTV has participated in the ABU TV Song Festival annually since it was first held in 2012. The broadcaster also hosted the 2013 edition in Hanoi, and is one of just a handful of broadcasters to have taken part in every edition. The Vietnamese national broadcaster has also taken part in the ABU Radio Song Festival and the ABU International Dance Festival.