News — November 18, 2013 at 10:30 pm

Raisa Wins Yahoo OMG Award “Most Wanted Female”

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Indonesia: Raisa was announced the winner of the prestigious “Most Wanted Female” at the Yahoo OMG Awards, held in The Kasablanka Mall, Jakarta November 17th. The beautiful 23-year old  won the award with 32,745 votes, ahead of other nominees Maudy Ayunda and Pevita Pearce. She also performed a stunning version of ‘Bye Bye’ at the awards, looking fabulous in a knee length yellow dress.

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Raisa was delighted with the award and said, “With this award, it’s proof that I’m appreciated by the people that give me spirit. All my time and hard work has paid off just by receiving this appreciation”. She went on to say that, “in this world it’s hard to be ourselves. There are always certain expectations that people make and we become stereotypes. If we don’t follow them we will be called complicated”.

She also praised the other nominees when asked how she felt about defeating them by saying, “Everyone has their own talent, that’s why they’re a nominees”. Finally she said she was grateful to everyone who vote for her in Yahoo OMG Awards.

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She later posted on Twitter (@raisa6690), “This is for you too! Thank you for letting me live my dreams by being exactly who I am. I love you all”

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 See Raisa picking up her award for ‘Most Wanted Female’ at the Yahoo OMG! Awards, 2013