44th MUSIC MASTANI MONTHLY AWARDS (JUNE 2018)

Important Statistics

♪ Number of Albums Reviewed: 5

♪ Albums Reviewed: Veere Di Wedding, Bhavesh Joshi Superhero, Phamous, Race 3 & Sanju

♪ Music Composers: Shashwat Sachdev, Vishal Mishra, White Noise, Qaran Mehta, Amit Trivedi, Krsna Solo, Sundeep Gosswami, Surya Vishwakarma, Vicky-Hardik, Tushar Joshi, Meet Bros., Gurinder Seagal, Shivay Vyas, Rohan-Rohan, Vikram Montrose & A.R. Rahman

Now on with the awards:

44th Music Mastani Monthly Awards

♪ MAIN AWARDS

Singer of the Month (Female) : Nikhita Gandhi for Mujhe Chaand Pe Le Chalo (Sanju)

• Singer of the Month (Male) : Shashwat Singh for Ruby Ruby (Sanju)

• Composer of the Month (Song): Shashwat Sachdev for Bass Gira De Raja (Veere Di Wedding)

• Composer of the Month (Album) : Amit Trivedi for Bhavesh Joshi Superhero

• Album of the Month: Bhavesh Joshi Superhero (Music by: Amit Trivedi; Lyrics by: Amitabh Bhattacharya & Anurag Kashyap; Singers: Naezy, Babu Haabi, Divya Kumar, Arohi Mhatre, Pragati Joshi, Papon & Amit Trivedi; Music On: Eros Music)

• Musical Jodi of the Month (Best Duet) : Sonu Nigam & Sunidhi Chauhan for Main Badhiya Tu Bhi Badhiya (Sanju)

• Lyricist of the Month: Salman Khan for Selfish (Race 3) Shekhar Astitwa for Kar Har Maidaan Fateh (Sanju) AND Amitabh Bhattacharya for Tafreeh (Bhavesh Joshi Superhero)

♪ SONG AWARDS

• Best Romantic Song: Mujhe Chaand Pe Le Chalo (Sanju)

• Best Dance Song: 🤔

• Best Sad Song: Aa Jao Na (Veere Di Wedding) {Just coz it’s better than Ek galti from Race 3}

• Best Club Song: Tareefan (Veere Di Wedding)

• Best Classical-Based Song: N/A

• Best Song With A Western Influence: Veere (Veere Di Wedding)

• Best Song With A Folk Influence: Titri (Phamous)

• Song With The Best Use Of Fusion: Bass Gira De Raja (Veere Di Wedding)

• Best Backing Vocals: Poorvi Koutish for Ruby Ruby (Sanju)

• Best Sound Effects in A Song: Bass Gira De Raja (Veere Di Wedding) AND Ruby Ruby (Sanju)

• Best Retro-Styled Song: Ruby Ruby (Sanju)

• Best Humorous Song: Main Badhiya Tu Bhi Badhiya (Sanju)

• Best Rap in A Song: Naezy and Babu Haabi in Hum Hain Insaaf (Bhavesh Joshi Superhero)

• Best Remake: Bhangra Ta Sajda (Veere Di Wedding)

♪ SPECIAL AWARDS

• Bandar Kya Jaane Adrak Ka Swaad (Best Album That Went Pretty Much Unnoticed) : Bhavesh Joshi Superhero (Eros Music) AND Phamous (T-Series)

• Newcomer(s) of the Month:

– Newcomer of the Month (Singer – Female) : Lisa Mishra for Tareefan Reprise (Veere Di Wedding) AND Priyanka Negi for Titri (Phamous)

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

– Newcomer of the Month (Composer) : Sundeep Gosswami and Surya Vishwakarma for Dil Beparwah & Titri (Phamous)

• Music Label of the Month: Eros Music (Bhavesh Joshi Superhero)

• Most Unusual, But Awesome Choice of Singer: Shreya Ghoshal for Kar Har Maidaan Fateh (Sanju)

Hope you all agree!

Thanks for reading!!

Advertisements

43rd MUSIC MASTANI MONTHLY AWARDS (MAY 2018)

Important Statistics

♪ Number of Albums Reviewed: 8

♪ Albums Reviewed: 102 Not Out, Raazi, Hope Aur Hum, High Jack, Khajoor Pe Atke, Angrezi Mein Kehte Hain, Parmanu & Bioscopewala

♪ Music Composers: Salim-Sulaiman, Amitabh Bachchan, Rohan-Vinayak, Hiral Brahmbhatt, Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy, Rupert Fernandes, Anurag Saikia, SlowCheeta, Shwetang Shankar, Rajat Tiwari, Nucleya, Bickram Ghosh, Oni-Adil, Ranjan Sharma, Pravin Kunwar, Sachin-Jigar, Jeet Gannguli & Sandesh Shandilya

Now on with the awards:

43rd Music Mastani Monthly Awards

♪ MAIN AWARDS

Singer of the Month (Female) : Sunidhi Chauhan for Ae Watan – Female (Raazi)

• Singer of the Month (Male) : Arijit Singh for Raazi (Raazi)

• Composer of the Month (Song) : Salim-Sulaiman for Kuch Anokhe Rules (102 Not Out) AND Anurag Saikia for Prabhu Ji (High Jack)

• Composer of the Month (Album) : Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy for Raazi

• Album of the Month: Raazi (Music by: Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy; Lyrics by: Gulzar; Singers: Arijit Singh, Sunidhi Chauhan, Harshdeep Kaur, Vibha Saraf, Shankar Mahadevan; Music On: Zee Music)

• Musical Jodi of the Month (Best Duet) : Keerthi Sagathia & Jyotica Tangri for Shubh Din (Parmanu)

• Lyricist of the Month: Gulzar for Ae Watan (Raazi)

♪ SONG AWARDS

• Best Romantic Song: De De Jagah (Parmanu)

• Best Dance Song: Behka (High Jack)

• Best Sad Song: Dilbaro (Raazi)

• Best Club Song: Behka (High Jack)

• Best Classical-Based Song: Aaj Rang Hai (Angrezi Mein Kehte Hain)

• Best Song With A Western Influence: Behka (High Jack)

• Best Song With A Folk Influence: Dilbaro (Raazi) AND Bioscopewala (Bioscopewala)

• Song With The Best Use Of Fusion: Prabhu Ji (High Jack)

• Best Backing Vocals: Shankar Mahadevan Academy Children’s Chorus for Ae Watan Female (Raazi)

• Best Sound Effects in A Song: Behka (High Jack)

• Best Retro-Styled Song: Kuch Anokhe Rules (102 Not Out)

• Best Humorous Song: Prabhu Ji (High Jack)

• Best Rap in A Song: SlowCheeta for Kripaya Dhyaan De (High Jack)

• Best Remake: N/A

♪ SPECIAL AWARDS

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

• Newcomer(s) of the Month:

– Newcomer of the Month (Singer – Female) : Suvarna Tiwari for Prabhu Ji (High Jack)

– Newcomer of the Month (Singer – Male) : Taaruk Raina for Happy Ending (High Jack)

– Newcomer of the Month (Composer) : Anurag Saikia for Prabhu Ji (High Jack) AND Rupert Fernandes for Hope Aur Hum

• Music Label of the Month: Zee Music Company (Raazi, High Jack, Bioscopewala, Parmanu, Angrezi Mein Kehte Hain & Khajoor Pe Atke)

• Most Unusual, But Awesome Choice of Singer: K. Mohan for Bioscopewala(Bioscopewala)

Hope you all agree!

Thanks for reading!!

42nd MUSIC MASTANI MONTHLY AWARDS (APRIL 2018)

Important Statistics

♪ Number of Albums Reviewed: 6

♪ Albums Reviewed: Blackmail, October, Mercury, Beyond The Clouds, Daas Dev & Meri Nimmo

♪ Music Composers: Amit Trivedi, Badshah, Guru Randhawa, Shantanu Moitra, Anupam Roy, Abhishek Arora, Mithoon, A.R. Rahman, Sandesh Shandilya, Vipin Patwa, Arko Pravo Mukherjee, Anupama Raag, Shamir Tandon,Krsna Solo & Mangesh Dhakde

Now on with the awards:

42nd Music Mastani Monthly Awards

♪ MAIN AWARDS

Singer of the Month (Female) : Sunidhi Chauhan for Manwaa (October)

• Singer of the Month (Male) : Javed Bashir for Tain To Uttey (Daas Dev)

• Composer of the Month (Song) : Shantanu Moitra for Manwaa (October)

• Composer of the Month (Album) : A.R. Rahman for Beyond The Clouds (That’s the only solo composer album this month!)

• Album of the Month: Daas Dev (Music by: Sandesh Shandilya, Vipin Patwa, Arko Pravo Mukherjee, Anupama Raag & Shamir Tandon; Lyrics by: Dr. Sagar, Bulleh Shah, Faiz Ahmed Faiz, Deepak Ramola, Gaurav Solanki, Arko Pravo Mukherjee, Munir Niazi & Sameer Anjaan; Singers: Atif Aslam, Javed Bashir, Papon, Shradha Mishra, Rekha Bhardwaj, Swanand Kirkire, Navraj Hans, Arko Pravo Mukherjee & Krishna Beura; Music On: Zee Music)

• Musical Jodi of the Month (Best Duet) : Papon & Shradha Mishra for Raat Youn Dil Mein Teri (Daas Dev)

• Lyricist of the Month: Amitabh Bhattacharya for Bewafa Beauty (Blackmail)

♪ SONG AWARDS

• Best Romantic Song: Manwaa (October)

• Best Dance Song: Challa Chaap Chunariya (Daas Dev)

• Best Sad Song: Azaad Kar (Daas Dev)

• Best Club Song: Patola (Blackmail)

• Best Classical-Based Song: Manwaa (October)

• Best Song With A Western Influence: Badla (Blackmail)

• Best Song With A Folk Influence: N/A

• Song With The Best Use Of Fusion: Manwaa (October)

• Best Backing Vocals: Pronob Biswas for Manwaa (October)

• Best Sound Effects in A Song: Challa Chaap Chunariya (Daas Dev)

• Best Retro-Styled Song: N/A

• Best Humorous Song: Bewafa Beauty (Blackmail)

• Best Rap in A Song: DIVINE for Badla (Blackmail)

• Best Remake: Patola (Blackmail)

♪ SPECIAL AWARDS

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

• Newcomer(s) of the Month:

– Newcomer of the Month (Singer – Female) : Shradha Mishra for Raat Youn Dil Mein Teri (Daas Dev)

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

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

• Music Label of the Month: Zee Music Company (Daas Dev, October)

• Most Unusual, But Awesome Choice of Singer: Haricharan for Mercury Song (Mercury)

Hope you all agree!

Thanks for reading!!

41st MUSIC MASTANI MONTHLY AWARDS (MARCH 2018)

Important Statistics

♪ Number of Albums Reviewed: 

♪ Albums Reviewed: Pari, Veerey Ki Wedding, Hate Story IV, 3 Storeys, Dil Juunglee, Raid, Baa Baaa Black Sheep, Hichki & Baaghi 2

♪ Music Composers: Anupam Roy, Farzan Faaiz, Jaidev Kumar, Meet Bros., Ashok Punjabi, Tanishk Bagchi, Arko Pravo Mukherjee, Mithoon, Tony Kakkar, Baman-Chand, Clinton Cerejo, Amjad-Nadeem, Sharib-Toshi, Abhishek Arora, Guru Randhawa, Amit Trivedi, Superbia, Jasleen Royal, Sandeep Shirodkar, Pranaay Rijia & Gourov-Roshin

Now on with the awards:

41st Music Mastani Monthly Awards

♪ MAIN AWARDS

Singer of the Month (Female) : Rekha Bhardwaj for So Ja So Ja (Pari)

• Singer of the Month (Male) : Ishan Mitra for Meri Khamoshi Hai (Pari)

• Composer of the Month (Song) : Jasleen Royal for Teri Dastaan (Hichki) AND Tanishk Bagchi for Beat Juunglee (Dil Juunglee)

• Composer of the Month (Album) : Jasleen Royal for Hichki

• Album of the Month: Hichki (Music by: Jasleen Royal; Lyrics by: Jaideep Sahni, Neeraj Rajawat, David Klyton, Aditya Sharma; Singers: Arijit Singh, Harshdeep Kaur, Benny Dayal, David Klyton, Jasleen Royal, Shilpa Rao; Music On: YRF Music) {NOTE: Yes, Pari scored more, but Hichki is any day better as an album!}

• Musical Jodi of the Month (Best Duet) : Arijit Singh & Jonita Gandhi for Bas Tu Hai (3 Storeys)

• Lyricist of the Month: Neeraj Rajawat for Teri Dastaan (Hichki)

♪ SONG AWARDS

• Best Romantic Song: Meri Khamoshi Hai (Pari)

• Best Dance Song: Raasleela (3 Storeys)

• Best Sad Song: Jhuk Na Paunga (Raid)

• Best Club Song: Mundiyan (Baaghi 2)

• Best Classical-Based Song: Meri Khamoshi Hai (Pari)

• Best Song With A Western Influence: Aazaadiyaan (3 Storeys)

• Best Song With A Folk Influence: Nit Khair Manga (Raid)

• Song With The Best Use Of Fusion: Dil Jaane Na (Dil Juunglee)

• Best Backing Vocals: Suhas Sawant & Rajiv Sundaresan for ‘Jhuk Na Paunga (Raid)

• Best Sound Effects in A Song: Madamji Go Easy (Hichki)

• Best Retro-Styled Song: Black (Raid)

• Best Humorous Song: Ram Leela (Baa Baaa Black Sheep)

• Best Rap in A Song: N/A

• Best Remake: Nit Khair Manga (Raid)

♪ SPECIAL AWARDS

• Bandar Kya Jaane Adrak Ka Swaad (Best Album That Went Pretty Much Unnoticed) : 3 Storeys (Zee Music Company)

• Newcomer(s) of the Month:

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

– Newcomer of the Month (Singer – Male) : Ishan Mitra for Meri Khamoshi Hai (Pari)

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

• Music Label of the Month: YRF Music (Hichki)

• Most Unusual, But Awesome Choice of Singer: Neeti Mohan for Nachle Na (Dil Juunglee)

Hope you all agree!

Thanks for reading!!

40th MUSIC MASTANI MONTHLY AWARDS (FEBRUARY 2018)

Important Statistics

♪ Number of Albums Reviewed: 6

♪ Albums Reviewed: Padman, Aiyaary, Kuchh Bheege Alfaaz, Welcome To New York, Love Per Square Foot & Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety

♪ Music Composers: Amit Trivedi, Rochak Kohli, Ankit Tiwari, Anshuman Mukherjee, Sajid-Wajid, Meet Bros., Shamir Tandon, Sohail Sen, Yo Yo Honey Singh, Amaal Mallik, Guru Randhawa, Rajat Nagpal, Zack Knight & Saurabh-Vaibhav

Now on with the awards:

40th Music Mastani Monthly Awards

♪ MAIN AWARDS

Singer of the Month (Female) : Sunidhi Chauhan for Lae Dooba (Aiyaary)

• Singer of the Month (Male) : Arijit Singh for Aaj Se Teri (Padman)

• Composer of the Month (Song) : Amit Trivedi for Aaj Se Teri (Padman)

• Composer of the Month (Album) : Amit Trivedi for Padman (Zee Music Company)

• Album of the Month: Padman (Music by: Amit Trivedi; Lyrics by: Kausar Munir; Singers: Arijit Singh, Mika Singh, Amit Trivedi, Mohit Chauhan, Yashita Sharma, Jonita Gandhi & Rani Kaur; Music On: Zee Music Company)

• Musical Jodi of the Month (Best Duet) : Rahat Fateh Ali Khan & Dhvani Bhanushali for Ishtehaar (Welcome To New York) AND Altamash Faridi & Tarannum Mallik for Aashiyana (Love per Square Foot)

• Lyricist of the Month: Kausar Munir for Aaj Se Teri (Padman)

♪ SONG AWARDS

• Best Romantic Song: Aaj Se Teri (Padman) AND Lae Dooba (Aiyaary)

• Best Dance Song: Dil Chori (Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety)

• Best Sad Song: Tera Yaar Hoon Main (Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety)

• Best Club Song: Bom Diggy Diggy (Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety)

• Best Classical-Based Song: Aaj Se Teri (Padman)

• Best Song With A Western Influence: Bom Diggy Diggy (Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety)

• Best Song With A Folk Influence: Aaj Se Teri (Padman)

• Song With The Best Use Of Fusion: Yatri Kripaya Dhyaan De (Love Per Square Foot)

• Best Backing Vocals: Suhas Sawant & Rajiv Sundaresan for Hu Ba Hu (Padman)

• Best Sound Effects in A Song: Yatri Kripaya Dhyaan De (Love Per Square Foot)

• Best Retro-Styled Song: Aaj Se Teri (Padman)

• Best Humorous Song: The Pad Man Song (Padman)

• Best Rap in A Song: Mumbai’s Finest (Sajid Nawab, Sumeet Suvarna & Abhishek Dhusia) for Yatri Kripaya Dhyaan De (Love Per Square foot)

• Best Remake: Pehla Nasha Once Again (Kuchh Bheege Alfaaz)

♪ SPECIAL AWARDS

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

• Newcomer(s) of the Month:

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

– Newcomer of the Month (Singer – Male) : Mumbai’s Finest (Abhishek Dhusia, Sahir Nawab & Sumeet Suvarna) for Yatri Kripaya Dhyaan De (Love Per Square Foot)

– Newcomer of the Month (Composer) : Anshuman Mukherjee for Pehla Nasha Once Again (Kuchh Bheege Alfaaz) AND Saurabh-Vaibhav for Sweety Slowly Slowly (Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety)

• Music Label of the Month: Zee Music Company (Padman, Aiyaary, Love Per Square Foot)

• Most Unusual, But Awesome Choice of Singer: Altamash Faridi for Aashiyana (Love Per Square Foot)

Hope you all agree!

Thanks for reading!!

39th MUSIC MASTANI MONTHLY AWARDS (JANUARY 2018)

Important Statistics

♪ Number of Albums Reviewed: 7

♪ Albums Reviewed: Mukkabaaz, Kaalakaandi, 1921, My Birthday Song, Padmaavat, Phir Se & Vodka Diaries

♪ Music Composers: Rachita Arora, Nucleya, Sameer Uddin, Shashwat Sachdev, Harish Sagane, Asad Khan, Pranit Mawale, Raajeev Bhalla, Nitin Krishna Menon, Ajay Govind, Joi Barua, Pawan Rasaily, Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Jeet Gannguli, Harry Anand, Sandesh Shandilya & Parvaaz Band

Now on with the awards:

39th Music Mastani Monthly Awards

♪ MAIN AWARDS

Singer of the Month (Female) : Neeti Mohan for Nainowale Ne (Padmaavat) AND Richa Sharma for Holi (Padmaavat)

• Singer of the Month (Male) : Shivam Pathak for Ek Dil Ek Jaan (Padmaavat) AND Arijit Singh for Binte Dil (Padmaavat)

• Composer of the Month (Song) : Rachita Arora for Mushkil Hai Apna Meil Priye (Mukkabaaz) AND Sandesh Shandilya for Sakhi Ri (Vodka Diaries)

• Composer of the Month (Album) : Sanjay Leela Bhansali for Padmaavat

• Album of the Month: Padmaavat (Music by: Sanjay Leela Bhansali; Lyrics by: A.M. Turaz & Siddharth-Garima; Singers: Shreya Ghoshal, Swaroop Khan, Shivam Pathak, Arijit Singh, Shail Hada, Richa Sharma & Neeti Mohan; Music On: T-Series)

• Musical Jodi of the Month (Best Duet) : Ustad Rashid Khan & Rekha Bhardwaj for Sakhi Ri (Vodka Diaries)

• Lyricist of the Month: Dr. Sunil Jog for Mushkil Hai Apna Meil Priye (Mukkabaaz)

♪ SONG AWARDS

• Best Romantic Song: Nainowale Ne (Padmaavat)

• Best Dance Song: Jive With Me (Kaalakaandi) AND Ghoomar (Padmaavat)

• Best Sad Song: Bohot Dukha Mann (Mukkabaaz)

• Best Club Song: N/A

• Best Classical-Based Song: Holi (Padmaavat)

• Best Song With A Western Influence: Beparwah (Vodka Diaries)

• Best Song With A Folk Influence: Holi (Padmaavat) AND Ghoomar (Padmaavat)

• Song With The Best Use Of Fusion: Kaalakaandi (Kaalakaandi)

• Best Backing Vocals: Backing Vocals in Ghoomar (Padmaavat)

• Best Sound Effects in A Song: Chhipkali (Mukkabaaz)

• Best Retro-Styled Song: Chhipkali (Mukkabaaz)

• Best Humorous Song: Chhipkali (Mukkabaaz)

• Best Rap in A Song: DIVINE for Paintra (Mukkabaaz)

• Best Remake: N/A

♪ SPECIAL AWARDS

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

• Newcomer(s) of the Month:

– Newcomer of the Month (Singer – Female) : Rachita Arora for Bohot Dukha Mann (Mukkabaaz)

– Newcomer of the Month (Singer – Male) : Dev Arijit for Bohot Dukha Mann (Mukkabaaz)

– Newcomer of the Month (Composer) : Nitin Krishna Menon and Ajay Govind for Ajnabee (My Birthday Song)

• Music Label of the Month: Zee Music Company (Kaalakaandi, 1921, Vodka Diaries)

• Most Unusual, But Awesome Choice of Singer: Shivam Pathak for Khalibali (Padmaavat)

Hope you all agree!

Thanks for reading!!

ALBUMS OF 2017 (2017 ANNUAL WRAP-UP: PART 5)

So, this is technically the last part of the 2017 Wrap-Up, and it sums up the albums of the year — best, worst, underrated and disappointing! Without further ado, since I’m already so late, let’s jump right into it!

– Best Albums of 2017 (Top 30)

• 30 – 21 (The ‘Could’ve-Been-Better’)

30. FIRANGI

Music By: Jatinder Shah
Lyrics By: Dr. Devendra Kafir, Ashraf Ali & Krishna Bhardwaj
Singers: Sunidhi Chauhan, Jyoti Nooran, Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Mamta Sharma, Daler Mehndi, Devender Pal Singh & Shafqat Amanat Ali
Music Label: Zee Music Company
Music Mastani Rating: नी
Personal Favourite Song (a.k.a, A Song I Would Take With Me to 2017, If I Had To Pick Only One and Forget the Rest, Literally!): Sajna Sohne Jiha

 

29. QARIB QARIB SINGLLE

Music By: Rochak Kohli, Vishal Mishra & Ali Merchant
Lyrics By: Hussain Haidry & Raj Shekhar
Singers: Jyoti Nooran, Sultana Nooran, Atif Aslam, Papon, Antara Mitra, Neeti Mohan, Vishal Mishra & Rochak Kohli
Music Label: Zee Music Company
Music Mastani Rating: नी
Personal Favourite Song: Jaane De

 

28. BAREILLY KI BARFI

Music By: Tanishk Bagchi, Tanishk-Vayu, Arko Pravo Mukherjee & Samira Koppikar
Lyrics by: Shabbir Ahmed, Tanishk-Vayu, Arko Pravo Mukherjee & Punit Sharma
Singers: Dev Negi, Shraddha Pandit, Pawni Pandey, Pravesh Mallick, Harshdeep Kaur, Yasser Desai, Altamash Faridi, Tanishk Bagchi, Arko Pravo Mukherjee, Ayushmann Khurrana, Sumedha Karmahe, Arijit Singh & Samira Koppikar
Music Label: Zee Music Company
Music Mastani Rating: नी
Personal Favourite Song: Nazm Nazm (Ayushmann)

 

27. TOILET: EK PREM KATHA

Music By: Vickey Prasad, Manas-Shikhar & Sachet-Parampara
Lyrics By: Siddharth-Garima
Singers: Sonu Nigam, Shreya Ghoshal, Sukhwinder Singh, Sunidhi Chauhan, Palak Muchhal, Sachet Tandon & Parampara Thakur
Music Label: T-Series
Music Mastani Rating: नी
Personal Favourite Song: Gori Tu Latth Maar

 

26. BABUMOSHAI BANDOOKBAAZ

 

Music By: Gaurav Dagaonkar, Abhilash-Joel, Debojyoti Mishra & R.D. Burman
Lyrics By: Ghalib Asad Bhopali & Anand Bakshi
Singers: Armaan Malik, Orunima Bhattacharya, Vivek Naik, Neha Kakkar, Papon & Mohit Chauhan
Music Label: Saregama
Music Mastani Rating: नी
Personal Favourite Song: Barfani

 

25. MOM

 

Music By: A.R. Rahman
Lyrics By: Irshad Kamil, Rianjali, Rajakumari & A.R. Rahman
Singers: A.R. Rahman, Shashaa Tirupati, Sukhwinder Singh, Blaaze, Jonita Gandhi, Suzanne D’Mello, Rianjali, Rajakumari, Darshana KT, Sudeep Jaipurwale
Music Label: T-Series
Music Mastani Rating: नी
Personal Favourite Song: Chal Kahin Door

 

24. JIA AUR JIA

 

Music By: Nisschal Zaveri, Sachin Gupta, Sameer Nichani & Shankar-Jaikishan
Lyrics By: Mudassar Aziz, Raqueeb Alam, Vachaspati Mishra & Hasrat Jaipuri
Singers: Asees Kaur, Nandini Srikar, Rashid Ali, Jyotica Tangri, Smita Malhotra & Shivangi Bhayana
Music Label: Zee Music Company
Music Mastani Rating: नी
Personal Favourite Song: Na Jaa By Nandini

 

23. NOOR 

Music By: Amaal Mallik & R.D. Burman
Lyrics by: Manoj Muntashir, Kumaar & Anand Bakshi
Singers: Armaan Malik, Amaal Mallik, Tulsi Kumar, Yash Narvekar, Sukriti Kakar & Prakriti Kakar
Music Label: T-Series
Music Mastani Rating: नी
Personal Favourite Song: Hai Zaroori

 

22. LIPSTICK UNDER MY BURKHA

Music By: Zebunnisa Bangash
Lyrics by: Anvita Dutt
Singers: Zebunnisa Bangash, Malini Awasthi & Neeti Mohan
Music Label: T-Series
Music Mastani Rating: नी
Personal Favourite Song: Le Li Jaan

 

21. LUCKNOW CENTRAL

Music By: Arjunna Harjaie, Tanishk Bagchi, Rochak Kohli, Sukhwinder Singh & Mychael Danna
Lyrics by: Kumaar, Adheesh Verma & Sukhwinder Singh
Singers: Divya Kumar, Mohit Chauhan, Raftaar, Arijit Singh, Amit Mishra, Neeti Mohan, Sukhwinder Singh, Renesa Bagchi, Brijesh Shandilya, Arman Hasan & Vayu Srivastava
Music Label: T-Series
Music Mastani Rating: नी
Personal Favourite Song: Rangdaari

 

• 20 – 11 (The ‘Just-A-Tad-Less’)

20. DEAR MAYA

Music By: Anupam Roy & Sandman
Lyrics By: Irshad Kamil & Rashi Mal
Singers: Rekha Bhardwaj, Anupam Roy, Harshdeep Kaur, Jonita Gandhi & Rashi Mal
Music Label: Zee Music Company
Music Mastani Rating: नी
Personal Favourite Song: Sune Saaye

 

19. PHILLAURI

Music By: Shashwat Sachdev & Jasleen Kaur Royal
Lyrics By: Anvita Dutt, Shellee, Aditya Sharma & Neeraj Rajawat
Singers: Romy, Vivek Hariharan, Diljit Dosanjh, Mika Singh, Jasleen Kaur Royal, Shehnaaz Akhtar, Shilpi Paul, Anushka Sharma & Pawni Pandey
Music Label: T-Series
Music Mastani Rating: नी
Personal Favourite Song: Sahiba

 

18. RUNNING SHAADI

Music By: Abhishek-Akshay, Anupam Roy, Keegan Pinto, Sandeep Madhavan & Anjana Ankur Singh
Lyrics By: Manoj Yadav, Shellee, Keegan Pinto, Sonal Sehgal, Tanveer Ghazi & Anas Ali Khan
Singers: Labh Janjua, Bappi Lahiri, Kalpana Patowary, Anupam Roy, Hamsika Iyer, Sukanya Purkayastha, Sonu Kakkar, Sanam Puri & Jubin Nautiyal
Music Label: Times Music
Music Mastani Rating: नी
Personal Favourite Song: Mannerless Majnu

 

17. A GENTLEMAN

Music By: Sachin-Jigar
Lyrics by: Vayu Srivastava & Priya Saraiya
Singers: Benny Dayal, Shirley Setia, Siddharth Basrur, Priya Saraiya, Vishal Dadlani, Jonita Gandhi, Ash King, Raftaar, Jigar Saraiya, Sidharth Malhotra, Arijit Singh & Shreya Ghoshal
Music Label: T-Series
Music Mastani Rating: नी
Personal Favourite Song: Bandook Meri Laila

 

16. SECRET SUPERSTAR

Music By: Amit Trivedi
Lyrics by: Kausar Munir
Singers: Meghna Mishra, Kushal Chokshi, Sunidhi Chauhan & Mika Singh
Music Label: Zee Music Company
Music Mastani Rating: नी
Personal Favourite Song: Nachdi Phira

 

15. OK JAANU 

Music By: A.R. Rahman, Tanishk Bagchi & Badshah
Lyrics By: Gulzar, Hard Kaur, Navneet Virk, Aaryan Dinesh Kanagaratnam, Kaly, Mehboob & Badshah
Singers: A.R. Rahman, Arijit Singh, Neeti Mohan, Arjun Chandy, Savithri R. Prithvi, Paroma Das Gupta, Hard Kaur, Kaly, Aaryan Dinesh Kanagaratnam, Ashima Mahajan, Shashaa Tirupati, Jonita Gandhi, Nakash Aziz, A.R. Ameen, Jubin Nautiyal, Badshah, & Srinidhi Venkatesh
Music Label: Sony Music
Music Mastani Rating: नी
Personal Favourite Song: Sunn Bhavara

 

14. BADRINATH KI DULHANIA

Music By: Amaal Mallik, Tanishk Bagchi, Bappi Lahiri & Akhil Sachdeva
Lyrics by: Kumaar, Shabbir Ahmed, Akhil Sachdeva & Indeevar
Singers: Amaal Mallik, Shreya Ghoshal, Arijit Singh, Dev Negi, Monali Thakur, Neha Kakkar, Ikka, Badshah, Rajnigandha Shekhawat, Bappi Lahiri, Anuradha Paudwal, Ameen Sayani & Akhil Sachdeva
Music Label: T-Series
Music Mastani Rating: नी
Personal Favourite Song: Roke Na Ruke Naina

 

13. BEGUM JAAN

Music By: Anu Malik
Lyrics By: Kausar Munir & Rahat Indori
Singers: Asha Bhosle, Kavita Seth, Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Sonu Nigam, Kalpana Patowary, Altamash Afridi, Shreya Ghoshal, Anmol Malik & Arijit Singh
Music Label: Times Music
Music Mastani Rating: नी
Personal Favourite Song: O Re Kaharo

 

12. TUBELIGHT

Music By: Pritam Chakraborty
Lyrics By: Amitabh Bhattacharya & Kausar Munir
Singers: Amit Mishra, Kamaal Khan, Dev Negi, Nakash Aziz, Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, K.K., Atif Aslam, Jubin Nautiyal, Papon, Shafqat Amanat Ali & Javed Ali
Music Label: Sony Music
Music Mastani Rating: नी
Personal Favourite Song: Main Agar

 

11. SIMRAN

Music By: Sachin-Jigar
Lyrics by: Priya Saraiya & Vayu Srivastava
Singers: Jonita Gandhi, Guru Randhawa, Sunidhi Chauhan, Arijit Singh, Shalmali Kholgade, Divya Kumar, Jigar Saraiya & Mohit Chauhan
Music Label: T-Series
Music Mastani Rating: सां
Personal Favourite Song: Pinjra Tod Ke

 

• 10 – 1 (The ‘Yes-We-Made-It’)

10. QAIDI BAND

Music By: Amit Trivedi
Lyrics By: Kausar Munir, Habib Faisal, Sidhant Mago & Peter Muxka Manuel
Singers: Arijit Singh, Yashita Sharma & Peter Muxka Manuel
Music Label: YRF Music
Music Mastani Rating: सां
Personal Favourite Song: Phir Nayi

 

9. CHEF

Music By: Raghu Dixit & Amaal Mallik
Lyrics by: Ankur Tewari & Rashmi-Virag
Singers: Raghu Dixit, Vishal Dadlani, Armaan Malik, Nikhita Gandhi & Shahid Mallya
Music Label: T-Series
Music Mastani Rating: सां
Personal Favourite Song: Khoya Khoya

 

8. RAAG DESH

Music By: Rana Mazumder, Ram Singh Thakuri & Siddharth Pandit
Lyrics By: Sandeep Nath, Rana Mazumder, Pt. Vanshidhar Shukla & Revant Shergill
Singers: K.K., Shreya Ghoshal, Sunidhi Chauhan, Rana Mazumder, Revant Shergill, Siddharth Pandit & Shriya Pareek
Music Label: T-Series
Music Mastani Rating: सां
Personal Favourite Song: Tujhe Namaami Ho

 

7. RUKH

Music By: Amit Trivedi
Lyrics by: Sidhant Mago
Singers: Arijit Singh & Mohan Kannan
Music Label: Zee Music Company
Music Mastani Rating: सां
Personal Favourite Song: Khidki

 

6. RANGOON

Music By: Vishal Bhardwaj
Lyrics By: Gulzar & Lekha Washington
Singers: Sunidhi Chauhan, Arijit Singh, Rekha Bhardwaj, Sukhwinder Singh, O.S. Arun, Vishal Bhardwaj, Kunal Ganjawalla, K.K., Vivienne Pocha & Dominique Cerejo
Music Label: T-Series
Music Mastani Rating: सां
Personal Favourite Song: Tippa

 

5. SHUBH MANGAL SAAVDHAN

Music By: Tanishk-Vayu
Lyrics By: Tanishk-Vayu
Singers: Ritu Pathak, Brijesh Shandilya, Shashaa Tirupati, Ayushmann Khurrana, Mika Singh, Raja Hasan, Rajnigandha Shekhawat & Arman Hasan
Music Label: Eros Music
Music Mastani Rating: सां
Personal Favourite Song: Kanha

 

4. JAGGA JASOOS

Music By: Pritam Chakraborty
Lyrics By: Amitabh Bhattacharya & Neelesh Misra
Singers: Arijit Singh, Nikhita Gandhi, Amit Mishra, Tushar Joshi, Pritam Chakraborty, Amitabh Bhattacharya, June Banerjee, Antara Mitra, Geet Sagar, Aaroh Velankar, Sunny MR & Ashwin Kulkarni
Music Label: T-Series
Music Mastani Rating: सां
Personal Favourite Song: Phir Wahi

 

3. POORNA

Music By: Salim-Sulaiman
Lyrics By: Amitabh Bhattacharya
Singers: Arijit Singh, Vishal Dadlani, Raj Pandit & Salim Merchant
Music Label: Zee Music Company
Music Mastani Rating: सां
Personal Favourite Song: Poori Qaaynaat

 

2. MERI PYAARI BINDU

Music By: Sachin-Jigar
Lyrics By: Kausar Munir & Priya Saraiya
Singers: Parineeti Chopra, Arijit Singh, Sonu Nigam, Nakash Aziz, Jonita Gandhi, Jigar Saraiya, Sanah Moidutty, Clinton Cerejo, Dominique Cerejo & Monali Thakur
Music Label: YRF Music
Music Mastani Rating: सां
Personal Favourite Song: Maana Ke Hum Yaar Nahin

 

1. JAB HARRY MET SEJAL

Music By: Pritam Chakraborty, Diplo & Rocky Wellstack
Lyrics By: Irshad Kamil
Singers: Sunidhi Chauhan, Shahid Mallya, Arijit Singh, Shefali Alvares, Shalmali Kholgade, Jyoti Nooran, Sultana Nooran, Dev Negi, Aman Trikha, Tushar Joshi, Mohit Chauhan, Nikhita Gandhi, Diljit Dosanjh, Neeti Mohan, Tochi Raina, Nikhil D’Souza, Pardeep Singh Sran, Jonita Gandhi, Mohammed Irfan & Cuca Rosetta
Music Label: Sony Music
Music Mastani Rating: सां
Personal Favourite Song: Ghar

 

 

Those were the Top 30 albums of 2017!!

 

– 5 WORST ALBUMS OF 2017

(In other words, zero expectations and zero delivery)

• Coffee With D (Music by Superbia)

• Sarkar 3 (Music by Ravi Shankar, Rohan-Vinayak & Niladri Kumar)

• Guest Iin London (Music by Raghav Sachar & Amit Mishra)

 Sweetiee Weds NRI (Music by Arko Pravo Mukherjee, Raaj Aashoo, Jaidev Kumar, Palash Muchhal)

• Ram Ratan (Music by Bappi Lahiri)

 

– 10 Underrated Albums of 2017

• Poorna (Music by Salim-Sulaiman)

• Rukh (Music by Amit Trivedi)

• Raag Desh (Music by Rana Mazumder & Siddharth Pandit)

• Qaidi Band (Music by Amit Trivedi)

• Begum Jaan (Music by Anu Malik)

• Running Shaadi (Music by Abhishek-Akshay, Keegan Pinto, Anupam Roy, Anjana Ankur Singh & Sandeep Madhavan)

• Dear Maya (Music by Anupam Roy)

• Lipstick Under My Burkha (Music by Zebunnisa Bangash)

• Jia Aur Jia (Music by Nisschal Zaveri & Sachin Gupta)

• Babumoshai Bandookbaaz (Music by Gaurav Dagaonkar, Abhilash-Joel & Debojyoti Mishra)

 

– 5 Disappointing Soundtracks of 2017

• Half Girlfriend (Music by Tanishk Bagchi, Farhan Saeed, Mithoon, Ami Mishra & Rahul Mishra)

 Machine (Music by Tanishk Bagchi & Dr. Zeus)

• Munna Michael (Music by Tanishk Bagchi, Vishal Mishra, Tanishk-Vayu, Pranay Rijia, Meet Bros. & Javed-Mohsin)

• Raabta (Music by JAM8, Meet Bros & Pritam Chakraborty)

• Mubarakan (Music by Amaal Mallik & Gourov-Roshin)

 

 

And with that, we come to the end of my 2017 Wrap-Up! I hope you enjoyed it, and do leave your comments below about any way to improve it next year! 🙂