Ang Bagong Kampeon

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Ang Bagong Kampeon
Genre Talent show
Created by Radio Philippines Network
Starring Bert Marcelo
Pilita Corrales
Country of origin Philippines
Original language(s) Tagalog
Camera setup Multiple-camera setup
Running time 2 hours
Original channel Radio Philippines Network
Picture format 480i SDTV
Original run July 1, 1985 (1985-07-01) – October 1988 (1988-10)
Related shows Tanghalan ng Kampeon (GMA-7)

Ang Bagong Kampeon (Engish: The New Champion) was a nationally televised amateur singing contest that aired on Radio Philippines Network (Solar TV) in the Philippines. It was hosted by Bert Marcelo and Pilita Corrales. The television show has launched the careers of several successful singers, notably, Regine Velasquez and Donna Cruz.[1]

The show also had a contestant named Josephine Roberto (aka "Banig"), who later defeated Christina Aguilera on the way to become Female Vocalist Champion in the 1989 edition of Star Search in the United States.

Awards & Recognitions[edit]

  • Best Talent Show Winner — PMPC Star Awards for Television (1986–1988)
  1. ^ "Roxanne Barcelo: Living out a dream". January 10, 2003.