37th MUSIC MASTANI MONTHLY AWARDS (NOVEMBER 2017)

Important Statistics

♪ Number of Albums Reviewed: 10

♪ Albums Reviewed: Ittefaq, The House Next Door, Ribbon, Ram Ratan, Shaadi Mein Zaroor Aana, Qarib Qarib Singlle, Tumhari Sulu, Aksar 2, Dil Jo Na Keh Saka & Julie 2

♪ Music Composers: Tanishk Bagchi, Girishh G, Mikey McCleary, Sagar Desai, Bappi Lahiri, Arko Pravo Mukherjee, Kaushik-Akash-Guddu for JAM8, Rashid Khan, Zain-Sam-Raees, Anand Raaj Anand, Vishal Mishra, Rochak Kohli, Guru Randhawa, Rajat Nagpal, Santanu Ghatak, Amartya Rahut, Mithoon, Shail-Pritesh, Viju Shah, Javed-Mohsin, Atif Ali & Rooh Band

Now on with the awards:

36th Music Mastani Monthly Awards

♪ MAIN AWARDS

Singer of the Month (Female) : Ronkini Gupta for Rafu (Tumhari Sulu)

• Singer of the Month (Male) : Atif Aslam for Jaane De (Qarib Qarib Singlle)

• Composer of the Month (Song) : Santanu Ghatak for Rafu (Tumhari Sulu) AND Vishal Mishra for Jaane De (Qarib Qarib Singlle)

• Composer of the Month (Album) : Girishh G for The House Next Door (only for the lack of solo composer albums this month)

• Album of the Month: Qarib Qarib Singlle (Music by: Vishal Mishra, Rochak Kohli & Ali Merchant; Lyrics by: Raj Shekhar & Hussain Haidry; Singers: Jyoti Nooran, Sultana Nooran, Papon, Atif Aslam, Antara Mitra, Neeti Mohan & Rochak Kohli; Music On: Zee Music Company)

• Musical Jodi of the Month (Best Duet) : Jyoti Nooran & Sultana Nooran for Khatam Kahani (Qarib Qarib Singlle) AND Antara Mitra & Neeti Mohan for Tanha Begum (Qarib Qarib Singlle)

• Lyricist of the Month: Santanu Ghatak for Rafu (Tumhari Sulu) AND Raj Shekhar for Jaane De (Qarib Qarib Singlle)

♪ SONG AWARDS

• Best Romantic Song: O Mere Sanam (The House Next Door)

• Best Dance Song: Pallo Latke (Shaadi Mein Zaroor Aana)

• Best Sad Song: Jaane De (Qarib Qarib Singlle) AND Rafu (Tumhari Sulu)

• Best Club Song: Aaj Zid (Aksar 2)

• Best Classical-Based Song: Rafu (Tumhari Sulu)

• Best Song With A Western Influence: Tu Chale Toh (Qarib Qarib Singlle)

• Best Song With A Folk Influence: Khatam Kahani (Qarib Qarib Singlle)

• Song With The Best Use Of Fusion: Charkha Ghoom Raha Hai (Ribbon) AND Manva Likes To Fly (Tumhari Sulu)

• Best Backing Vocals: N/A

• Best Sound Effects in A Song: Tanha Begum (Qarib Qarib Singlle)

• Best Retro-Styled Song: Khwabon Ko Aankhon Mein (Dil Jo Na Keh Saka)

• Best Humorous Song: Tanha Begum (Qarib Qarib Singlle)

• Best Rap in A Song: Rap in Hawa Hawai 2.0 (Tumhari Sulu)

• Best Remake: Hawa Hawai 2.0 (Tumhari Sulu)

♪ SPECIAL AWARDS

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

• Newcomer(s) of the Month:

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

– Newcomer of the Month (Singer – Male) : Aniket Mangrulkar for Charkha Ghoom Raha Hai (Ribbon)

– Newcomer of the Month (Composer) : Santanu Ghatak for Rafu (Tumhari Sulu)

• Music Label of the Month: Zee Music Company (Qarib Qarib Singlle & Shaadi Mein Zaroor Aana)

• Most Unusual, But Awesome Choice of Singer: Benny Dayal for O Mere Sanam (The House Next Door)

Hope you all agree!

Thanks for reading!

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36th MUSIC MASTANI MONTHLY AWARDS (OCTOBER 2017)

Important Statistics

♪ Number of Albums Reviewed: 7

♪ Albums Reviewed: Chef, Tu Hai Mera Sunday, Ranchi Diaries, Secret Superstar, Golmaal Again, Jia Aur Jia & Rukh

♪ Music Composers: Raghu Dixit, Amaal Mallik, Amartya Rahut, Nickk, Jeet Gannguli, Tony Kakkar, Bobby-Imran, Amit Trivedi, Thaman S., Lijo George-DJ Chetas, Abhishek Arora, Sachin Gupta, Nisschal Zaveri & Sameer Nichani

Now on with the awards:

36th Music Mastani Monthly Awards

♪ MAIN AWARDS

Singer of the Month (Female) : Meghna Mishra for her stint in ‘Secret Superstar’

• Singer of the Month (Male) : Mohan Kannan for Khidki (Rukh) AND Vishal Dadlani for Banjara (Chef)

• Composer of the Month (Song) : Raghu Dixit for Khoya Khoya (Chef)

• Composer of the Month (Album) : Amit Trivedi for Rukh

• Album of the Month: Rukh (Music by: Amit Trivedi; Lyrics by: Sidhant Mago; Singers: Mohan Kannan & Arijit Singh; Music On: Zee Music Company)

• Musical Jodi of the Month (Best Duet) : What a shortage of duets this month — all duets this month do not deserve an award!

• Lyricist of the Month: Kausar Munir for Nachdi Phira, O Re Manwa, Sapne Re, Main Kaun Hoon (Secret Superstar) AND Sidhant Mago for Khidki (Rukh)

♪ SONG AWARDS

• Best Romantic Song: Tere Mere (Chef)

• Best Dance Song: Hum Nahi Sudhrenge (Golmaal Again)

• Best Sad Song: O Re Manwa (Secret Superstar) AND Khoya Khoya (Chef) AND Na Jaa (Jia Aur Jia)

• Best Club Song: Jia O Jia Reprise (Jia Aur Jia)

• Best Classical-Based Song: Dhundhlo Tum (Tu Hai Mera Sunday)

• Best Song With A Western Influence: Jia O Jia Reprise (Jia Aur Jia)

• Best Song With A Folk Influence: Banjara (Chef)

• Song With The Best Use Of Fusion: Khoya Khoya (Chef) AND Thodi Si Jagah (Tu Hai Mera Sunday)

• Best Backing Vocals: Backing Vocals in Shugal Laga Le & Banjara (Chef)

• Best Sound Effects in A Song: N/A

• Best Retro-Styled Song: Tu Hai Mera Sunday (Tu Hai Mera Sunday)

• Best Humorous Song: Sexy Baliye (Secret Superstar)

• Best Rap in A Song: N/A

• Best Remake: Jia O Jia Reprise (Jia Aur Jia)

♪ SPECIAL AWARDS

• Bandar Kya Jaane Adrak Ka Swaad (Best Album That Went Pretty Much Unnoticed) : Rukh, Jia Aur Jia & Tu Hai Mera Sunday (Zee Music Company)

• Newcomer(s) of the Month:

– Newcomer of the Month (Singer – Female) : Meghna Mishra for her songs in ‘Secret Superstar’

– Newcomer of the Month (Singer – Male) : Kushal Chokshi for I’ll Miss You (Secret Superstar)

– Newcomer of the Month (Composer) : Nisschal Zaveri for Na Jaa & Jia O Jia Reprise (Jia Aur Jia)

• Music Label of the Month: Zee Music Company (Tu Hai Mera Sunday, Secret Superstar, Jia Aur Jia & Rukh)

• Most Unusual, But Awesome Choice of Singer: Jyotica Tangri for Jia O Jia Reprise (Jia Aur Jia)

Hope you all agree!

Thanks for reading!

35th MUSIC MASTANI MONTHLY AWARDS (SEPTEMBER 2017)

Important Statistics

♪ Number of Albums Reviewed: 10

♪ Albums Reviewed: Baadshaho, Shubh Mangal Saavdhan, Daddy, Poster Boys, Lucknow Central, Simran, Bhoomi, Haseena Parkar, Newton & Judwaa 2

♪ Music Composers: Tanishk Bagchi, Ankit Tiwari, Neeraj Arya’s Kabir Café, Tanishk-Vayu, Sajid-Wajid, Olefonken, Rishi Rich, Sonny Ravan, Sunai Marathe, Shreyas Iyengar, Arjunna Harjaie, Rochak Kohli, Sachin-Jigar, Rachita Arora, Meet Bros & Sandeep Shirodkar

Now on with the awards:

35th Music Mastani Monthly Awards

♪ MAIN AWARDS

Singer of the Month (Female) : Shashaa Tirupati for Kanha (Shubh Mangal Saavdhan) AND Sunidhi Chauhan for Pinjra Tod Ke (Simran)

• Singer of the Month (Male) : Sachin Sanghvi for Kho Diya (Bhoomi) AND Mohit Chauhan for Baras Ja (Simran)

• Composer of the Month (Song) : Sachin-Jigar for Kho Diya (Bhoomi)

• Composer of the Month (Album) : Tanishk-Vayu for Shubh Mangal Saavdhan

• Album of the Month: Shubh Mangal Saavdhan (Music by: Tanishk-Vayu; Lyrics by: Tanishk-Vayu Singers: Ritu Pathak, Brijesh Shandilya, Tanishk Bagchi, Shashaa Tirupati, Ayushmann Khurrana, Raja Hasan, Rajnigandha Shekhawat & Arman Hasan; Music On: Eros Music)

• Musical Jodi of the Month (Best Duet) : Amit Mishra & Neeti Mohan for Meer-E-Kaarwaan (Lucknow Central) AND Arijit Singh & Priya Saraiya for Tere Bina (Haseena Parkar)

• Lyricist of the Month: Irshad Kamil for Chal Tu Apna Kaam Kar (Newton) AND Priya Saraiya for Tere Bina (Haseena Parkar)

 

♪ SONG AWARDS

• Best Romantic Song: Kho Diya (Bhoomi) AND Kanha (Shubh Mangal Saavdhan)

• Best Dance Song: Lagdi Hai Thaai (Simran)

• Best Sad Song: Kankad (Shubh Mangal Saavdhan) {serious strain of pathos running through this one, though it may not seem so at first listen}

• Best Club Song: Chalti Hai Kya Nau Se Barah (Judwaa 2) {didn’t have any other to choose! Please suggest if you do!}

• Best Classical-Based Song: Kho Diya (Bhoomi) AND Kanha (Shubh Mangal Saavdhan)

• Best Song With A Western Influence: Aa Toh Sahi (Judwaa 2)

• Best Song With A Folk Influence: Chal Tu Apna Kaam Kar – Raghubir Yadav (Newton)

• Song With The Best Use Of Fusion: Lagdi Hai Thaai (Simran)

• Best Backing Vocals: Pinjra Tod Ke (Simran)

• Best Sound Effects in A Song: Teen Kabootar (Lucknow Central) AND Laddoo (Shubh Mangal Saavdhan)

• Best Retro-Styled Song: Piya Aa (Haseena Parkar)

• Best Humorous Song: Chal Tu Apna Kaam Kar (Newton) AND Laddoo (Shubh Mangal Saavdhan)

• Best Rap in A Song: Raftaar for Teen Kabootar (Lucknow Central)

• Best Remake: Kaavaan Kaavaan (Arjunna Version) [Lucknow Central]

♪ SPECIAL AWARDS

• Bandar Kya Jaane Adrak Ka Swaad (Best Album That Went Pretty Much Unnoticed) : Newton (Eros Music)

• 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) : Rachita Arora for Newton

• Music Label of the Month: T-Series (Simran, Lucknow Central, Bhoomi, Judwaa 2, Baadshaho, Poster Boys & Daddy)

• Most Unusual, But Awesome Choice of Singer: Sachin Sanghvi for Kho Diya (Bhoomi)


Reviews Next Month: Chef, Aksar 2, Secret Superstar, Golmaal Again, Rukh and more..!!

34th MUSIC MASTANI MONTHLY AWARDS (AUGUST 2017)

Important Statistics

♪ Number of Albums Reviewed: 9

♪ Albums Reviewed: VIP 2 – Lalkar, Toilet: Ek Prem Katha, Jab Harry Met Sejal, Bareilly Ki Barfi, Partition 1947, Qaidi Band, A Gentleman, Babumoshai Bandookbaaz & Sniff

♪ Music Composers: Sean Roldan, Vickey Prasad, Manas-Shikhar, Sachet-Parampara, Pritam Chakraborty, Tanishk Bagchi, Arko Pravo Mukherjee, Samira Koppikar, Tanishk-Vayu, A.R. Rahman, Amit Trivedi, Sachin-Jigar, Gaurav Dagaonkar, Debojyoti Mishra, Abhilash Lakra, Joel Dubba & Mujtaba Aziz Naza

Now on with the awards:

34th Music Mastani Monthly Awards

♪ MAIN AWARDS

Singer of the Month (Female) : Yashita Sharma for Phir Nayi (Qaidi Band)

• Singer of the Month (Male) : Arijit Singh for Hawayein (Jab Harry Met Sejal) AND Armaan Malik for Barfani (Babumoshai Bandookbaaz)

• Composer of the Month (Song) : Manas-Shikhar for Gori Tu Latth Maar (Toilet: Ek Prem Katha) AND Amit Trivedi for Phir Nayi (Qaidi Band)

• Composer of the Month (Album) : Pritam Chakraborty for Jab Harry Met Sejal

• Album of the Month: Jab Harry Met Sejal (Music by: Pritam Chakraborty, Diplo & Rocky Wellstack; Lyrics by: Irshad Kamil; Singers: Sunidhi Chauhan, Shahid Mallya, Arijit Singh, Shalmali Kholgade, Shefali Alvares, Dev Negi, Aman Trikha, Sultana Nooran, Jyoti Nooran, Nikhita Gandhi, Mohit Chauhan, Tushar Joshi, Jonita Gandhi, Mohammed Irfan, Cuca Roseta, Pardeep Singh Sran, Tochi Raina, Nikhil D’Souza, Diljit Dosanjh, Neeti Mohan; Music On: Sony Music)

• Musical Jodi of the Month (Best Duet) : Arijit Singh & Yashita Sharma for their songs in Qaidi Band AND Sonu Nigam & Palak Muchhal for Gori Tu Latth Maar (Toilet Ek Prem Katha)

• Lyricist of the Month: Irshad Kamil for Safar (Jab Harry Met Sejal)

 

♪ SONG AWARDS

• Best Romantic Song: Hawayein (Jab Harry Met Sejal)

• Best Dance Song: Raula AND Radha (Jab Harry Met Sejal)

• Best Sad Song: Gori Tu Latth Maar (Toilet Ek Prem Katha)

• Best Club Song: Beech Beech Mein (Jab Harry Met Sejal)

• Best Classical-Based Song: Barfani (Babumoshai Bandookbaaz)

• Best Song With A Western Influence: Bandook Meri Laila (A Gentleman)

• Best Song With A Folk Influence: Gori Tu Latth Maar (Toilet Ek Prem Katha)

• Song With The Best Use Of Fusion: Parinda (Jab Harry Met Sejal)

• Best Backing Vocals: Backing vocals in Gori Tu Latth Maar (Toilet Ek Prem Katha)

• Best Sound Effects in A Song: Twist Kamariya (Bareilly Ki Barfi)

• Best Retro-Styled Song: Poshampa (Qaidi Band)

• Best Humorous Song: Twist Kamariya (Bareilly Ki Barfi)

• Best Rap in A Song: Peter Muxka Manuel in Jag Mag (Qaidi Band)

• Best Remake: Ghungta (Babumoshai Bandookbaaz)

♪ SPECIAL AWARDS

• Bandar Kya Jaane Adrak Ka Swaad (Best Album That Went Pretty Much Unnoticed) : Babumoshai Bandookbaaz (Saregama)

• Newcomer(s) of the Month:

– Newcomer of the Month (Singer – Female) : Parampara Thakur for Subha Ki Train (Toilet Ek Prem Katha)

– Newcomer of the Month (Singer – Male) : Sachet Tandon for Subha Ki Train (Toilet Ek Prem Katha)

– Newcomer of the Month (Composer) : Manas-Shikhar for Gori Tu Latth Maar (Toilet Ek Prem Katha)

• Music Label of the Month: YRF Music (Qaidi Band)

• Most Unusual, But Awesome Choice of Singer: Jonita Gandhi for Yaadon Mein (Jab Harry Met Sejal)


Reviews Next Month: Baadshaho, Shubh Mangal Saavdhan, Daddy, Poster Boys, Lucknow Central, Simran, Haseena Parkar, Bhoomi, Newton, Judwaa 2 and more..!

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)


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