A short awards session, for August 2015, taking place in October 2015 — Sorry! 😛

Let’s jump right into it!


16th Music Mastani Monthly Awards


• Singer of the Month (Female) : Shreya Ghoshal for Gaaye Jaa – Female Version (Brothers)

• Singer of the Month (Male) : Shahid Mallya for Nachda (Phantom)

• Composer of the Month (Song) : Himesh Reshammiya for Tu Milade (All Is Well)

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

• Album of the Month: Phantom (Music by: Pritam Chakraborty; Lyrics by: Amitabh Bhattacharya & Kausar Munir; Singers: Syed Asrar Shah, Akhtar Channal, Arijit Singh, Nakash Aziz & Shahid Mallya; Music On: T-Series)

• Musical Jodi of the Month (Best Duet) : Neeti Mohan & Sonu Nigam for Sapna Jahan (Brothers)

• Lyricist of the Month: Amitabh Bhattacharya for Sapna Jahan (Brothers) AND Puneet Krishna for Maula (Bangistan)



• Best Romantic Song: Sapna Jahan (Brothers)

• Best Dance Song: Afghan Jalebi / Ya Baba (Phantom)

• Best Sad Song: Gaaye Jaa (Brothers)

• Best Club Song: Saturday Night (Bangistan)

• Best Classical-Based Song: Maula (Bangistan) AND Gaaye Jaa (Brothers)

• Best Song With A Western Influence: Saturday Night (Bangistan) AND Brothers Anthem (Brothers)

• Best Song With A Folk Influence: Afghan Jalebi – Dumbek Version (Phantom) AND Ishq Karenge (Bangistan)

• Song With Best Use of Fusion: Ishq Karenge (Bangistan)

• Best Backing Vocals: Chaar Shanivaar (All Is Well) AND Saturday Night (Bangistan)

• Best Sound-Effects in a Song: Nachan Farrate (All Is Well)

• Best Retro-Styled Song: Sapna Jahan (Brothers)

• Best Humorous Song: Chaar Shanivaar (All Is Well)



• Bandar Kya Jaane Adrak Ka Swaad (Best Album That Went Pretty Much Unnoticed OR Most Underrated Album) : Bangistan (T-Series) AND Phantom (T-Series)

[Both equally good and equally underrated, unfortunately!!]

• Newcomer of the Month

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

– Newcomer of the Month (Singer – Male) : Akhtar Channal & Syed Asrar Shah for Afghan Jalebi (Phantom)

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

– Newcomer of the Month (Lyricist) : Puneet Krishna (Bangistan)

• Best Music Label: T-Series (Phantom, Bangistan, All Is Well)

• Most Unusual, But Awesome Choice of Singer(s) : Akhtar Channal for Afghan Jalebi (Phantom)


Thanks for reading another awards post, even though it is extremely late! 🙂 Hope you agreed!!