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!!