Singer Melissa Francis grabbed two massive awards at the Anugerah Juara Rentak Ruai 2011 (AJARR2011) when she claimed the Best Vocal Award for her song Mutus Hati and the Most Popular Song Award for the same song.

The social media friendly Iban artist in her Facebook posting thanked her fans for their support and attributed her win to her fans.

Aside from Melissa, popular Iban band Hevance scooped the Best Song Award with their song ‘Aku Nemu’ while Ethnic Transmission won the Best Performance Awards.

AJARR2011 is organized by popular local radio station Cats FM, and it was held at the Sibu Civic Centre yesterday. The Awards is in it’s fifth edition and it was created to recognise Iban music.  Winners are selected by SMS votes.

Photo of Melissa Francis cover album taken from her Facebook fan page which has over 21,000 fans.