33rd MUSIC MASTANI MONTHLY AWARDS (JULY 2017)

Important Statistics

♪ Number of Albums Reviewed: 8

♪ Albums Reviewed: Mom, Guest Iin London, Munna Michael, Mubarakan, Jagga Jasoos, Raag Desh, Lipstick Under My Burkha & Indu Sarkar

♪ Music Composers: A.R. Rahman, Raghav Sachar, Amit Mishra, Tanishk Bagchi, Javed-Mohsin, Vishal Mishra, Gourov-Roshin, Tanishk-Vayu, Meet Bros, Pranay Rijia, Amaal Mallik, Rishi Rich, Yash Anand, Rana Mazumder, Siddharth Pandit, Zebunnisa Bangash & Anu Malik

Now on with the awards:

33rd Music Mastani Monthly Awards

♪ MAIN AWARDS

Singer of the Month (Female) : Shashaa Tirupati for Chal Kahin Door (Mom)

• Singer of the Month (Male) : Arijit Singh for Phir Wahi (Jagga Jasoos) AND Tushar Joshi for Musafir (Jagga Jasoos)

• Composer of the Month (Song) : Rana Mazumder for Tujhe Namaami Ho (Raag Desh) AND A.R. Rahman for Chal Kahin Door (Mom)

• Composer of the Month (Album) : Pritam Chakraborty for Jagga Jasoos

• Album of the Month: Jagga Jasoos (Music by: Pritam Chakraborty; Lyrics by: Amitabh Bhattacharya & Neelesh Misra; Singers: Arijit Singh, Nikhita Gandhi, Vivienne Pocha, Amit Mishra, Tushar Joshi, Pritam, Amitabh Bhattacharya, Geet Sagar, Antara Mitra, June Banerjee, Ashwin, Himanshu, Aaroh & Sunny; Music On: T-Series)

• Musical Jodi of the Month (Best Duet) : Arijit Singh & Nikhita Gandhi for Ullu Ka Pattha (Jagga Jasoos)

• Lyricist of the Month: Amitabh Bhattacharya for Musafir (Jagga Jasoos) AND Irshad Kamil for Chal Kahin Door (Mom)

 

♪ SONG AWARDS

• Best Romantic Song: Jhumritalaiyya (Jagga Jasoos)

• Best Dance Song: Ullu Ka Pattha (Jagga Jasoos)

• Best Sad Song: Phir Wahi (Jagga Jasoos)

• Best Club Song: Kooke Kawn (Mom)

• Best Classical-Based Song: Be Nazaara (Mom)

• Best Song With A Western Influence: Raakh Baakhi (Mom)

• Best Song With A Folk Influence: Jigi Jigi (Lipstick Under My Burkha)

• Song With The Best Use Of Fusion: Chal Kahin Door (Mom)

• Best Backing Vocals: Vivienne Pocha for Ullu Ka Pattha (Jagga Jasoos) AND Suzanne D’Mello for Kooke Kawn (Mom)

• Best Sound Effects in A Song: Kooke Kawn (Mom)

• Best Retro-Styled Song: Le Li Jaan (Lipstick Under My Burkha)

• Best Humorous Song: Khaana Khaake (Jagga Jasoos)

• Best Rap in A Song: Blaaze in Kooke Kawn (Mom)

• Best Remake: Hawaaon Mein Woh Aag Hai (Raag Desh)

♪ SPECIAL AWARDS

• Bandar Kya Jaane Adrak Ka Swaad (Best Album That Went Pretty Much Unnoticed) : Raag Desh (T-Series)

• Newcomer(s) of the Month:

– Newcomer of the Month (Singer – Female) : Darshana KT for Muafi Mushkil (Mom)

– Newcomer of the Month (Singer – Male) : Tushar Joshi for Musafir (Jagga Jasoos)

– Newcomer of the Month (Composer) : Rana Mazumder for ‘Hawaaon Mein Woh Aag Hai’, ‘Tujhe Namaami Ho’ and ‘Ghar Chaado’ (Raag Desh)

• Music Label of the Month: T-Series (Jagga Jasoos, Raag Desh, Lipstick Under My Burkha, Mom, Mubarakan, Guest Iin London)

• Most Unusual, But Awesome Choice of Singer: Jonita Gandhi for Raakh Baakhi (Mom)


Reviews Next Month: Jab Harry Met Sejal, Toilet Ek Prem Katha, Haseena Parkar, A Gentleman, Babumoshai Bandookbaaz, Qaidi Band

32nd MUSIC MASTANI MONTHLY AWARDS (JUNE 2017)

Phew!! That was a long, long month, and ‘Tubelight’ album releasing so late didn’t help me at all!

Important Statistics

♪ Number of Albums Reviewed: 8

♪ Albums Reviewed: Dear Maya, Dobaara, Sweetiee Weds NRI, Behen Hogi Teri, Bank Chor, Raabta, Shab & Tubelight

♪ Music Composers: Anupam Roy, Sandman (Sandeep Patil), Arko Pravo Mukherjee, RaOol, Macks Wolf, Samira Koppikar, Palash Muchhal, Jaidev Kumar, Raaj Aashoo, Shah Jahan Ali, Kaushik-Akash-Guddu for JAM8, Rishi Rich, Yash Narvekar, Amjad-Nadeem, JAM8, Meet Bros., Rochak Kohli, Kailash Kher, Baba Sehgal, Shamir Tandon, Shrikanth Sriram & Pritam Chakraborty

Now on with the awards:

32nd Music Mastani Monthly Awards

♪ MAIN AWARDS

Singer of the Month (Female) : Harshdeep Kaur for Sune Saaye (Dear Maya)

• Singer of the Month (Male) : Arijit Singh for O Saathi (Shab) AND Rahat Fateh Ali Khan for Tinka Tinka Dil Mera (Tubelight)

• Composer of the Month (Song) : Anupam Roy for Sune Saaye (Dear Maya), Samira Koppikar for Ab Raat (Dobaara), Amjad-Nadeem for Tenu Na Bol Pawaan (Behen Hogi Teri) AND Mithoon for O Saathi (Shab)

• Composer of the Month (Album) : Pritam Chakraborty for Tubelight

• Album of the Month: Tubelight (Music by: Pritam Chakraborty; Lyrics by: Amitabh Bhattacharya & Kausar Munir; Singers: Amit Mishra, Nakash Aziz, Kamaal Khan, Dev Negi, Tushar Joshi, Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Jubin Nautiyal, Atif Aslam, K.K., Javed Ali, Shafqat Amanat Ali, Papon, Akashdeep Sengupta, Vivienne Pocha, DJ Phukan, V. Chandana Bala, Marienne D’Souza, Nisha Mascarenhas & Shazneen Arethna; Music On: Sony Music)

• Musical Jodi of the Month (Best Duet) : Arko Pravo Mukherjee & Asees Kaur for Kaari Kaari (Dobaara) AND Nikhita Gandhi & Arijit Singh for Raabta (Raabta)

• Lyricist of the Month: Irshad Kamil for Sune Saaye (Dear Maya), Puneet Sharma for Ab Raat (Dobaara) AND Amitabh Bhattacharya for Main Agar (Tubelight)

 

♪ SONG AWARDS

• Best Romantic Song: O Saathi (Shab)

• Best Dance Song: Naach Meri Jaan (Tubelight)

• Best Sad Song: Tinka Tinka Dil Mera (Tubelight) AND Ab Raat (Dobaara)

• Best Club Song: Raabta (Raabta)

• Best Classical-Based Song: Kaari Kaari (Dobaara) AND Sune Saaye (Dear Maya)

• Best Song With A Western Influence: Teri Yaadon Mein (Behen Hogi Teri) AND Raabta (Raabta)

• Best Song With A Folk Influence: Afiya (Shab) AND Naach Meri Jaan (Tubelight)

• Song With The Best Use Of Fusion: Sune Saaye (Dear Maya) AND Kaari Kaari Reprise (Dobaara)

• Best Backing Vocals: Jubin Nautiyal, Vivienne Pocha & DJ Phukan for the traditional shepherd calls, and Vivienne Pocha, Shazneen Arethna, Marienne D’Souza & V. ChandanaBala for their chorus, both in Tinka Tinka Dil Mera (Tubelight)

• Best Sound Effects in A Song: Tashreef (Bank Chor) AND Raabta (Raabta)

• Best Retro-Styled Song: Naach Meri Jaan (Tubelight)

• Best Humorous Song: Tashreef (Bank Chor) AND Hum Hain Bank Chor (Bank Chor)

• Best Rap in A Song: Naezy & Pardhaan for BC Rap Knockout: Mumbai Vs Delhi (Bank Chor)

• Best Remake: Raabta (Raabta)

♪ SPECIAL AWARDS

• Bandar Kya Jaane Adrak Ka Swaad (Best Album That Went Pretty Much Unnoticed) : Dear Maya (Zee Music Company)

• Newcomer(s) of the Month:

– Newcomer of the Month (Singer – Female) : Nikhita Gandhi for Raabta (Raabta)

– Newcomer of the Month (Singer – Male) : N/A

– Newcomer of the Month (Composer) : Yash Narvekar for Teri Yaadon Mein (Behen Hogi Teri)

• Music Label of the Month: Zee Music Company (Dear Maya, Dobaara, Behen Hogi Teri)

• Most Unusual, But Awesome Choice of Singer: Neha Bhasin for Awaari Reprise (Shab)


Reviews Next Month: Mom, Jagga Jasoos, Munna Michael, Guest Iin London, Mubarakan, Indu Sarkar, Daddy, Jab Harry Met Sejal

31st MUSIC MASTANI MONTHLY AWARDS (MAY 2017)

Important Statistics

♪ Number of Albums Reviewed: 5

♪ Albums Reviewed: Meri Pyaari Bindu, Sarkar 3, Hindi Medium, Half Girlfriend & Sachin: A Billion Dreams

♪ Music Composers: Sachin-Jigar, Ravi Shankar, Rohan-Vinayak, Niladri Kumar, Abhijit Vaghani, Sukhbir, Guru Randhawa, Intense, Rajat Nagpal, Tanishk Bagchi, Farhan Saeed, Mithoon, Rahul Mishra, Ami Mishra, Rishi Rich & A.R. Rahman

Now on with the awards:

31st Music Mastani Monthly Awards

♪ MAIN AWARDS

• Singer of the Month (Female) : Parineeti Chopra for Maana Ke Hum Yaar Nahin (Meri Pyaari Bindu)

• Singer of the Month (Male) : Arijit Singh for Haareya (Meri Pyaari Bindu)

• Composer of the Month (Song) : Sachin-Jigar for Ek Jindari (Hindi Medium)

• Composer of the Month (Album) : Sachin-Jigar for Meri Pyaari Bindu

• Album of the Month: Meri Pyaari Bindu (Music by: Sachin-Jigar; Lyrics by: Kausar Munir, Priya Saraiya & Rana Mazumder; Singers: Parineeti Chopra, Arijit Singh, Nakash Aziz, Jonita Gandhi, Clinton Cerejo, Dominique Cerejo, Monali Thakur, Jigar Saraiya, Sanah Moidutty & Sonu Nigam; Music On: YRF Music)

• Musical Jodi of the Month (Best Duet) : Clinton Cerejo & Dominique Cerejo for Iss Tarah (Meri Pyaari Bindu)

• Lyricist of the Month: Kausar Munir for Maana Ke Hum Yaar Nahin (Meri Pyaari Bindu)

 

♪ SONG AWARDS

• Best Romantic Song: Haareya (Meri Pyaari Bindu)

• Best Dance Song: Iss Tarah (Meri Pyaari Bindu)

• Best Sad Song: Maana Ke Hum Yaar Nahin (Meri Pyaari Bindu)

• Best Club Song: Iss Tarah (Meri Pyaari Bindu)

• Best Classical-Based Song: N/A

• Best Song With A Western Influence: Khol De Baahein (Meri Pyaari Bindu)

• Best Song With A Folk Influence: Mard Maratha (Sachin: A Billion Dreams) AND Ganpati Aarti (Sarkar 3)

• Song With The Best Use Of Fusion: Thodi Der (Half Girlfriend)

• Best Backing Vocals: Dawn Cordo, Arun Kamath & Shambhavi Singh for Hoor (Hindi Medium)

• Best Sound Effects in A Song: Ek Jindari (Hindi Medium)

• Best Retro-Styled Song: Iss Tarah (Meri Pyaari Bindu)

• Best Humorous Song: Ye Jawaani Teri (Meri Pyaari Bindu)

• Best Rap in A Song: Arjun for Suit Suit (Hindi Medium)

• Best Remake: Thodi Der (Half Girlfriend)

♪ SPECIAL AWARDS

• Bandar Kya Jaane Adrak Ka Swaad (Best Album That Went Pretty Much Unnoticed) : Sachin: A Billion Dreams (Junglee Music / Times Music)

• Newcomer(s) of the Month:

– Newcomer of the Month (Singer – Female) : Parineeti Chopra for Maana Ke Hum Yaar Nahin (Meri Pyaari Bindu) AND Anjali Gaikwad for Mard Maratha (Sachin: A Billion Dreams)

– Newcomer of the Month (Singer – Male) : Rahul Mishra for Tu Hi Hai (Half Girlfriend)

– Newcomer of the Month (Composer) : Farhan Saeed for Thodi Der (Half Girlfriend)

• Music Label of the Month: Junglee Music / Times Music (Sachin: A Billion Dreams) {Because YRF released ‘Meri Pyaari Bindu’s music in a very weird way, and all the other albums except ‘Sachin’ were bad!}

• Most Unusual, But Awesome Choice of Singer: Parineeti Chopra for Maana Ke Hum Yaar Nahin (Meri Pyaari Bindu)


Reviews Next Month: Dobaara, Dear Maya, Behen Hogi Teri, Sweetiee Weds NRI, Raabta, Bank Chor, Guest Iin London, Tubelight, Shab & Mom

30th MUSIC MASTANI MONTHLY AWARDS (APRIL 2017)

Important Statistics

♪ Number of Albums Reviewed: 5 + 1 Tamil

♪ Albums Reviewed: Mirza Juuliet, Begum Jaan, Noor, Baahubali 2: The Conclusion, Maatr + Kaatru Veliyidai (Tamil)

♪ Music Composers: Krsna Solo, Anu Malik, Amaal Mallik, M.M. Kreem, Fuzon, Kavita Seth + A.R. Rahman

Now on with the awards:

28th Music Mastani Monthly Awards

♪ MAIN AWARDS

• Singer of the Month (Female) : Madhushree for Soja Zara (Baahubali 2: The Conclusion) AND Prakriti Kakar for Hai Zaroori (Noor)

• Singer of the Month (Male) : Javed Bashir for Seene Mein Lagi Aag (Mirza Juuliet)

• Composer of the Month (Song) : Amaal Mallik for Hai Zaroori (Noor) AND Krsna Solo for Seene Mein Lagi Aag (Mirza Juuliet) AND M.M. Kreem for Soja Zara (Baahubali 2: The Conclusion)

• Composer of the Month (Album) : Anu Malik for Begum Jaan

• Album of the Month: Begum Jaan (Music by: Anu Malik; Lyrics by: Kausar Munir & Rahat Indori; Singers: Asha Bhosle, Sonu Nigam, Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Kalpana Patowary, Altamash Faridi, Shreya Ghoshal, Anmol Malik, Kavita Seth & Arijit Singh; Music On: Junglee Music / Times Music)

• Musical Jodi of the Month (Best Duet) : Sonu Nigam & Rahat Fateh Ali Khan for Aazaadiyan (Begum Jaan)

• Lyricist of the Month: Kausar Munir for Aazaadiyan (Begum Jaan) AND Manoj Muntashir for Soja Zara (Baahubali 2: The Conclusion)

 

♪ SONG AWARDS

• Best Romantic Song: Seene Mein Lagi Aag (Mirza Juuliet)

• Best Dance Song: Holi Khelein (Begum Jaan) AND Soja Zara (Baahubali 2: The Conclusion)

• Best Sad Song: O Re Kaharo (Begum Jaan) AND Hai Zaroori (Noor)

• Best Club Song: N/A (Gulabi 2.0 from Noor doesn’t quite fit the bill)

• Best Classical-Based Song: Soja Zara (Baahubali 2: The Conclusion) AND Holi Khelein (Begum Jaan)

• Best Song With A Western Influence: Hai Zaroori (Noor)

• Best Song With A Folk Influence: Holi Khelein (Begum Jaan)

• Song With The Best Use Of Fusion: Seene Mein Lagi Aag (Mirza Juuliet)

• Best Backing Vocals: Backing Vocals in Soja Zara (Baahubali 2: The Conclusion)

• Best Sound Effects in A Song: Uff Yeh Noor (Noor)

• Best Retro-Styled Song: Aazaadiyan (Begum Jaan)

• Best Humorous Song: Uff Yeh Noor (Noor)

• Best Rap in A Song: Uncredited rap from Gulabi 2.0 (Noor)

• Best Remake: N/A {No good ones; the only one was Gulabi 2.0}

♪ SPECIAL AWARDS

• Bandar Kya Jaane Adrak Ka Swaad (Best Album That Went Pretty Much Unnoticed) : Mirza Juuliet (Zee Music Company)

• Newcomer(s) of the Month:

– Newcomer of the Month (Singer – Female) : N/A

– Newcomer of the Month (Singer – Male) : N/A

– Newcomer of the Month (Composer) : N/A

• Music Label of the Month: Junglee Music / Times Music (Begum Jaan)

• Most Unusual, But Awesome Choice of Singer: Prakriti Kakar for Hai Zaroori (Noor)


Reviews Next Month: Meri Pyaari Bindu, Hindi Medium, Half Girlfriend, Sachin – A Billion Dreams, Raabta

29th MUSIC MASTANI MONTHLY AWARDS (MARCH 2017)

Important Statistics

♪ Number of Albums Reviewed: 8

♪ Albums Reviewed: Badrinath Ki Dulhania, Commando 2, Machine, Trapped, Phillauri, Anaarkali of Aarah, Poorna & Naam Shabana

♪ Music Composers: Amaal Mallik, Akhil Sachdeva, Tanishk Bagchi, Mannan Shaah, Gourov-Roshin, Dr. Zeus, Alokananda Dasgupta, Shashwat Sachdev, Jasleen Kaur Royal, Rohit Sharma, Salim-Sulaiman, Rochak Kohli & Meet Bros.

Now on with the awards:

28th Music Mastani Monthly Awards

♪ MAIN AWARDS

• Singer of the Month (Female) : Rekha Bhardwaj for Badnaam Jiya De Gaari (Anaarkali of Aarah) AND Shreya Ghoshal for Rozana (Naam Shabana)

• Singer of the Month (Male) : Romy for Sahiba (Phillauri)

• Composer of the Month (Song) : Rochak Kohli for Rozana (Naam Shabana) AND Rohit Sharma for Badnaam Jiya De Gaari (Anaarkali of Aarah) AND Shashwat Sachdev for Sahiba (Phillauri)

• Composer of the Month (Album) : Salim-Sulaiman for Poorna

• Album of the Month: Poorna (Music by: Salim-Sulaiman; Lyrics by: Amitabh Bhattacharya; Singers: Arijit Singh, Raj Pandit, Vishal Dadlani & Salim Merchant; Music On: Zee Music Company)

• Musical Jodi of the Month (Best Duet) : Raj Pandit & Vishal Dadlani for Poori Qaaynaat (Poorna)

• Lyricist of the Month: Amitabh Bhattacharya for Poori Qaaynaat (Poorna) AND Manoj Muntashir for Rozana (Naam Shabana)

♪ SONG AWARDS

• Best Romantic Song: Rozana (Naam Shabana) AND Sahiba (Phillauri)

• Best Dance Song: Badri Ki Dulhania (Badrinath Ki Dulhania) AND Naughty Billo (Phillauri)

• Best Sad Song: Badnaam Jiya De Gaari (Anaarkali of Aarah) AND Roke Na Ruke Naina (Badrinath Ki Dulhania)

• Best Club Song: Tamma Tamma Again (Badrinath Ki Dulhania)

• Best Classical-Based Song: Badnaam Jiya De Gaari (Anaarkali of Aarah)

• Best Song With A Western Influence: Dheemi (Trapped)

• Best Song With A Folk Influence: Sahiba (Phillauri) AND Dum Dum (Phillauri)

• Song With The Best Use Of Fusion: Poori Qaaynaat (Poorna)

• Best Backing Vocals: Mansheel Gujral in Humsafar (Badrinath Ki Dulhania)

• Best Sound Effects in A Song: Tamma Tamma Again (Badrinath Ki Dulhania)

• Best Retro-Styled Song: Badnaam Jiya De Gaari (Anaarkali of Aarah)

• Best Humorous Song: Aashiq Surrender Hua (Badrinath Ki Dulhania)

• Best Rap in A Song: Anushka Sharma in Naughty Billo (Phillauri)

• Best Remake: Tamma Tamma Again (Badrinath Ki Dulhania) [Remade by Tanishk Bagchi from Bappi Lahiri’s original]

♪ SPECIAL AWARDS

• Bandar Kya Jaane Adrak Ka Swaad (Best Album That Went Pretty Much Unnoticed) : Poorna (Zee Music Company)

• Newcomer(s) of the Month:

– Newcomer of the Month (Singer – Female) : Shilpi Paul for Naughty Billo (Phillauri)

– Newcomer of the Month (Singer – Male) : Romy for Dum Dum & Sahiba (Phillauri)

– Newcomer of the Month (Composer) : Akhil Sachdeva for Humsafar (Badrinath Ki Dulhania) AND Alokananda Dasgupta for Trapped (album) AND Shashwat Sachdev for the four songs from Phillauri

{all three debutants of the month were unignorable! Beautiful!}

• Music Label of the Month: Zee Music Company (Poorna, Trapped & Anaarkali of Aarah)

• Most Unusual, But Awesome Choice of Singer: Nakash Aziz for Chatur Naar (Machine) {Mind you, this award is only for vocals; couldn’t find any other unusual but great choice…!}


Reviews Next Month: Noor, Begum Jaan, Baahubali 2: The Conclusion, Mirza Juuliet, Meri Pyaari Bindu

28th MUSIC MASTANI MONTHLY AWARDS (FEBRUARY 2017)

Important Statistics

♪ Number of Albums Reviewed: 4

♪ Albums Reviewed: Jolly LL.B 2, Running Shaadi, Irada & Rangoon

♪ Music Composers: Manj Musik, Chirrantan Bhatt, Vishal Khurana, Meet Brothers, Abhishek-Akshay, Keegan Pinto, Anupam Roy, Anjana Ankur Singh, Sandeep Madhavan, Neeraj Shridhar & Vishal Bhardwaj

Now on with the awards:

28th Music Mastani Monthly Awards

♪ MAIN AWARDS

• Singer of the Month (Female) : Rekha Bhardwaj for Mere Miyan Gaye England & Yeh Ishq Hai (Female) [Rangoon] AND Sukanya Purkayastha for Mannerless Majnu (Running Shaadi)

• Singer of the Month (Male) : Arijit Singh for Yeh Ishq Hai (Rangoon)

• Composer of the Month (Song) : Chirantan Bhatt for Bawara Mann (Jolly LLB 2) AND Anupam Roy for Main Faraar Sa (Running Shaadi)

• Composer of the Month (Album) : Vishal Bhardwaj for Rangoon

• Album of the Month: Rangoon (Music by: Vishal Bhardwaj; Lyrics by: Gulzar & Lekha Washington; Singers: Sunidhi Chauhan, Arijit Singh, Rekha Bhardwaj, Sukhwinder Singh, O.S. Arun, K.K., Kunal Ganjawala, Vishal Bhardwaj, Dominique Cerejo & Vivienne Pocha; Music On: T-Series)

• Musical Jodi of the Month (Best Duet) : Jubin Nautiyal & Neeti Mohan for Bawara Mann (Jolly LLB 2) AND Anupam Roy & Hamsika Iyer for Main Faraar Sa (Running Shaadi)

• Lyricist of the Month: Junaid Wasi for O Re Rangreza (Jolly LLB 2) AND Gulzar for Yeh Ishq Hai (Rangoon)

♪ SONG AWARDS

• Best Romantic Song: Bawara Mann (Jolly LLB 2)

• Best Dance Song: Mere Miyan Gaye England (Rangoon)

• Best Sad Song: Alvida (Rangoon)

• Best Club Song: N/A

• Best Classical-Based Song: Yeh Ishq Hai (Rangoon)

• Best Song With A Western Influence: Bhaag Milky Bhaag (Running Shaadi)

• Best Song With A Folk Influence: Mere Miyan Gaye England (Rangoon)

• Song With The Best Use Of Fusion: Bhaag Milky Bhaag (Running Shaadi)

• Best Backing Vocals: Clinton Cerejo, Dominique Cerejo, Vivienne Pocha, Bianca Gomes, Neuman Pinto, Rishikesh Kamerkar & Asif Ali Baig for Julia (Rangoon)

• Best Sound Effects in A Song: Tippa (Rangoon)

• Best Retro-Styled Song: Julia AND Chori Chori (Rangoon)

• Best Humorous Song: Pyaar Ka Test AND Bhaag Milky Bhaag (Running Shaadi)

• Best Rap in A Song: N/A {The only raps were in ‘Go Pagal’ in ‘Jolly LLB’ 2′ and ‘Mitran De’ in ‘Irada’; both were low-standard!}

• Best Remake: N/A {Thankfully, there was no remake either! Unless you count ‘Jolly Good Fellow’ from ‘Jolly LLB’ 2′, in which case I would give the award to it…}

♪ SPECIAL AWARDS

• Bandar Kya Jaane Adrak Ka Swaad (Best Album That Went Pretty Much Unnoticed) : Rangoon (T-Series)

• Newcomer(s) of the Month:

– Newcomer of the Month (Singer – Female) : N/A

– Newcomer of the Month (Singer – Male) : N/A

– Newcomer of the Month (Composer) : Keegan Pinto AND Anjana Ankur Singh – Sandeep Madhavan for their respective songs in ‘Running Shaadi’

• Music Label of the Month: T-Series (Jolly LLB 2 & Rangoon)

• Most Unusual, But Awesome Choice of Singer: K.K. for Julia (Rangoon) and Sukanya Purkayastha for Mannerless Majnu (Running Shaadi)


Reviews Next Month: Commando 2, Badrinath Ki Dulhania, Jeena Isi Ka Naam Hai, Phillauri, Machine

27th MUSIC MASTANI MONTHLY AWARDS (JANUARY 2017)

The first Monthly Awards for the new year 2017 is already here! 😀

So, like I brought changes into almost everything on my blog with effect from the new year, I’m changing the format of this too, predominantly adding something. I will now give some stats at the beginning of every monthly award post just so I can look back (and you too) at the end of the year while compiling my end of year awards! 😛 Systematics!

Important Statistics

♪ Number of Albums Reviewed: 5

♪ Albums Reviewed: Kaabil, OK Jaanu, Haraamkhor, Raees & Coffee With D

♪ Music Composers: Rajesh Roshan, Gourov-Roshin, A.R. Rahman, Tanishk Bagchi, Badshah, Jasleen Kaur Royal, JAM8, Ram Sampath & Superbia

 

Now on with the awards:

27th Music Mastani Monthly Awards

♪ MAIN AWARDS

• Singer of the Month (Female) : Shashaa Tirupati for Sunn Bhavara (Ok Jaanu)

• Singer of the Month (Male) : Arijit Singh for Enna Sona (Ok Jaanu)

• Composer of the Month (Song) : Ram Sampath for Udi Udi Jaye (Raees)

• Composer of the Month (Album) : A.R. Rahman for Ok Jaanu

• Album of the Month: Ok Jaanu (Music by: A.R. Rahman; Lyrics by: Gulzar, Mehboob, Badshah, Navneet Virk, Hard Kaur, Aaryan Dinesh Kangaratnam & Kaly; Singers: A.R. Rahman, Srinidhi Venkatesh, Arijit Singh, Arjun Chandy, Neeti Mohan, Savithri R. Prithvi, Paroma Das Gupta, Navneet Virk, Hard Kaur, Aaryan Dinesh Kangaratnam, Kaly, Ashima Mahajan, Jonita Gandhi, Nakash Aziz, A.R. Ameen, Shashaa Tirupati, Jubin Nautiyal & Badshah; Music On: Sony Music)

• Musical Jodi of the Month (Best Duet) : Jonita Gandhi & Nakash Aziz for Saajan Aayo Re (Ok Jaanu) AND Arijit Singh & Harshdeep Kaur for Zaalima (Raees)

• Lyricist of the Month: Gulzar for Enna Sona (Ok Jaanu)

♪ SONG AWARDS

• Best Romantic Song: Enna Sona (Ok Jaanu)

• Best Dance Song: Udi Udi Jaye (Raees)

• Best Sad Song: Saanson Ke (Raees) [Not up to the mark but still couldn’t find any other better sad song this month!]

• Best Club Song: N/A

• Best Classical-Based Song: Saajan Aayo Re & Sunn Bhavara (Ok Jaanu)

• Best Song With A Western Influence: Ok Jaanu (Ok Jaanu)

• Best Song With A Folk Influence: Udi Udi Jaye (Raees)

• Song With The Best Use Of Fusion: Ghammar Ghammar (Raees)

• Best Backing Vocals: Karsan Sagathia for Udi Udi Jaye (Raees)

• Best Sound Effects in A Song: Kaara Fankaara (Ok Jaanu)

• Best Retro-Styled Song: N/A

• Best Humorous Song: N/A

• Best Rap in A Song: Kaly for Kaara Fankaara (Ok Jaanu)

• Best Remake: Kisi Se Pyar Ho Jaye (Kaabil), originally composed by Rajesh Roshan and recreated by Gourov-Roshin

♪ SPECIAL AWARDS

• Bandar Kya Jaane Adrak Ka Swaad (Best Album That Went Pretty Much Unnoticed) : Ok Jaanu (Sony Music)

• Newcomer(s) of the Month:

– Newcomer of the Month (Singer – Female) : N/A

– Newcomer of the Month (Singer – Male) : Roshan Rathod for Ghammar Ghammar (Raees)

– Newcomer of the Month (Composer) : Aheer from JAM8 (Raees)

• Music Label of the Month: Sony Music (Ok Jaanu)

• Most Unusual, But Awesome Choice of Singer: Jonita Gandhi for Saajan Aayo Re (Ok Jaanu)

 

Let’s hope you agreed!! 😛

 

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