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The 5th Mirchi Music Awards, presented by the Radio Mirchi, honoured the best of Hindi music from the year 2012. The ceremony was held on 7 February 2013 and was hosted by Ayushmann Khurana and Meiyang Chang. Agneepath won a leading seven awards including Album of the Year and Song of the Year for "Abhi Mujh Mein Kahin". The show was broadcast on 3 March 2013 on Colors.[1]

5th Mirchi Music Awards
Sponsored byRoyal Stag
DateFebruary 7, 2013 (2013-02-07)
Presented byRadio Mirchi
Hosted byAyushmann Khurana and Meiyang Chang
Most awardsAgneepath (7)
Most nominationsAgneepath (15)
Song of the Year"Abhi Mujh Mein Kahin" - Agneepath
Album of the YearAgneepath
WebsiteMusic Mirchi Awards 2012
Television/radio coverage


Winners and nomineesEdit

The nominations were decided on 15 January 2013. The winners were selected by the members of jury, chaired by Javed Akhtar.[2] The following are the names of nominees and winners.[3][4][5]

(Winners are listed first, highlighted in boldface.)

Film awardsEdit

Song of the Year Album of the Year
Male Vocalist of the Year Female Vocalist of the Year
Music Composer of the Year Lyricist of the Year
Upcoming Male Vocalist of the Year Upcoming Female Vocalist of the Year
Upcoming Music Composer of The Year Upcoming Lyricist of The Year
Song representing Sufi tradition Raag-Inspired Song of the Year

Technical awardsEdit

Programmer & Arranger of the Year Song Recording/Sound Engineering of the Year
Background Score of the Year

Non-film awardsEdit

Indie Pop Song of the Year

Special awardsEdit

Lifetime Achievement Award Asha Bhosle
Royal Stag Make It Large Award Vishal Bhardwaj
Living Legend With Golden Voice Amitabh Bachchan

Listeners' Choice awardsEdit

Listeners' Choice Song of the Year "Radha" - Student of the Year
Listeners' Choice Album of the Year Student of the Year

Jury awardsEdit

Outstanding Contribution to Hindi Film Music Bablu Chakraborty
Best Album of Golden Era (1952) Baiju Bawra

Films with multiple wins and nominationsEdit

Films that received multiple nominations[4]
Nominations Film
15 Agneepath
9 Barfi!
8 Vicky Donor
7 Jab Tak Hai Jaan
5 Cocktail
4 Jannat 2
3 Dabangg 2
Jism 2
2 Agent Vinod
Student of the Year
Films that received multiple awards[5]
Wins Film
7 Agneepath
2 Student of the Year 
Vicky Donor

  Won two Listeners' Choice awards


The jury was chaired by Javed Akhtar. Other members were:[2]

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "Mirchi Music Award Hindi 2012". Retrieved 2018-04-27.
  2. ^ a b "Mirchi Music Award Hindi 2012". Retrieved 2018-04-27.
  3. ^ "Mirchi Music Awards 2013 winners list Entertainment -". 2014-09-04. Retrieved 2018-04-27.
  4. ^ a b "Nominations - Mirchi Music Award Hindi 2012". Retrieved 2018-04-27.
  5. ^ a b "Winners - Mirchi Music Award Hindi 2012". Retrieved 2018-04-27.
  6. ^ "Arijit's silky smooth lyrics set to woo SA | The Post". IOL. Retrieved 2018-05-23.

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