The Gold Album Awards Ceremony will take place at the HCM City-based Hoa Binh Theatre at 8.30pm, February 9.
Dan Truong (left) and Ho Ngoc Ha will sing at the ceremony.
This will be the second year this award is presented to honour Vietnamese music albums. Nearly 300 albums were sent to the organising board and 40 of them were selected to be introduced to the audience.
Fourteen albums which won the monthly Gold Album awards will compete for the Gold Album of the Year Award on February 9.
The Gold Album 2008 Awards will include two Outstanding Album awards presented by the jury and two Favourite Album awards voted by the audience.
The awards ceremony promises to be a special art show, with the participation of singers Doan Trang, Nguyen Vu, Ngo Thanh Van, Tra My, Ha Anh Tuan, Thu Thuy, Dan Truong, Ngoc Khue, Nam Dong Ke band and Anh Khoa.
The event will be aired live on HTV7 and the TV channels of six provinces of Hai Phong, Quang Ninh, Hue, Can Tho, Hau Giang and Kien Giang.
Albums entering the finals, selected by the jury:
Negative – singer Doan Trang
Season Change – Phuong Thanh
Love at Beginning – Phuong Vy
Wing of the Sun – Nam Dong Ke band
365.hanoi.nk – Ngoc Khue
Albums voted for by the audience:
Mai Khoi or Rose – singer Mai Khoi
New Candy – Thu Thuy
12 Beautiful Women – Dan Truong
Morning Coffee – Ha Anh Tuan
Let’s Say You Love Me – Tra My
Password – Networking Love – Nguyen Vu
Albums selected by both the jury and audience:
When We Love Each Other – Ho Ngoc Ha
Passion – Dam Vinh Hung
I Do – Thu Minh