Alden Richards, 1/2 of the phenomenal “AlDub” love team, emerged as this year’s winner of our annual “Cover Guy of the Year” poll as voted by netizens on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. The winning magazine cover is from Mega Man’s November 2015 issue.
Alden bested 3 other finalists in the poll which was opened last December 29, 2015 and concluded at 12:00 noon of January 1, 2016. He garnered a total of 159,366 votes and led the race on Twitter and Instagram.
This year’s runner up is James Reid who got a very close 138,354 votes, just around 21,000 less than Alden’s total. His cover for Candy magazine topped our Facebook poll with 45,953 votes.
In third place is Enrique Gil whose Metro cover garnered 23,775 nods. Placing fourth is “Sexiest Man in the Philippines for 2015” winner Xian Lim whose sizzling Garage cover got 16,838 votes.
Here’s a list of our “Cover Guy of the Year” winners from 2008 to 2015:
2008 – Piolo Pascual
2009 – Gerald Anderson
2010 – Enchong Dee
2011 – Xian Lim
2012 – Piolo Pascual
2013 – Xian Lim
2014 – Enrique Gil
2015 – Alden Richards
Here are the final results of our 3-day poll (as of 12:00noon of January 1, 2016):
Images courtesy of Style Weekend, Mega Man, and GMA Network