After 2 months of submissions, these are the 5 nominees vvip CVinated songs for the JALAKX DEEPAVALI SONG COMPETITION.

The competition is Malaysia's 1st Multi-language Deepavali Song Competition organized by Jalakx and VIMA. VIMA (Voice International Music Awards) is South East Asia’s biggest music awards and has also been a champion of vernacular song category recognition for Malay, Indian, Chinese and English songs over the past 9 years. (

Kanages ( Finance & Administration Director of Jalakx) shared:

"We are pleased with the submissions for the JALAKX DEEPAVALI SONG COMPETITION 2017. We hope these 5 songs will be the first batch of many to come, that will generate a whole new generation of Festive songs in Malaysia. We wish the nominees the best of luck during the voting phase"

The following nominated songs will now move on to the next phase which involves public voting and judges evaluation commencing from 9th October until 12th October 2017. All song links and voting will be conducted on the Jalakx Facebook page. (

Meanwhile here are the 5 song links for you to listen to anytime from today.

Top 5 nominees

Oyent : Gemilang Deepavali

Edwin Raj : theebam ethu

Tiban feat Maniarasu : Kondattam

Tiban feat Reaasri & Vinod kumar: Deebangal Yetri

Gershom moses: Diwali is here

The main judges of the competition include

Pramila Rajagopal is the Vice President of Sales and Operations for Star Vijay Malaysia (part of 21st Century Fox Corporation), Geraldine Loh (COO of Rock Unite Inc), Siva Zaphod Chandran (VIMA Founder), Mickie Teo ( Founder & Executive Director of LINs AD), Kanages ( Finance & Administration Director of Jalakx) and KJ Siva (Director of Jalakx).

Chosen songs will be bestowed an industry recognition as well as national and global exposure from this unique song platform.

Vote for the best song here: