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9th Mirchi Music Awards

The 9th Mirchi Music Awards, presented by the Radio Mirchi, honoured the best of Hindi music from the year 2016. The ceremony was held on 18 February 2017[3] at the Dome @ National Sports Club of India, Mumbai and was hosted by Sonu Nigam. There were many performances, including those by Amit Trivedi, Papon, Badshah, Armaan Malik, Sukhwinder Singh, Jubin Nautiyal, Shalmali Kholgade, Neeti Mohan, Neha Bhasin. It was the first time that the ceremony was open to the public.[4] Ae Dil Hai Mushkil won a leading five awards including Album of the Year and Song of the Year for "Channa Mereya".[5] The show was broadcast on 19 March 2017 on Zee TV.[6]

9th Mirchi Music Awards
Sponsored byRoyal Stag
DateFebruary 18, 2017 (2017-02-18)
LocationDome @ NSCI, Mumbai[1][2]
Presented byRadio Mirchi
Hosted bySonu Nigam
Most awardsAe Dil Hai Mushkil (5)
Most nominationsAe Dil Hai Mushkil (18)
Song of the Year"Channa Mereya" - Ae Dil Hai Mushkil
Album of the YearAe Dil Hai Mushkil
WebsiteMusic Mirchi Awards 2016
Television/radio coverage
NetworkZee TV

Winners and nomineesEdit

The winners were selected by the members of jury, chaired by Javed Akhtar.[1] The following are the names of nominees and winners.[1][4][7][8]

(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
Raag-Inspired Song of the Year

Technical awardsEdit

Best Song Producer (Programming & Arranging) Best Song Engineer (Recording & Mixing)
Best Background Score

Non-film awardsEdit

Indie Pop Song of the Year

Special awardsEdit

Lifetime Achievement Award Usha Uthup
Royal Stag Make It Large Award Karan Johar

Listeners' Choice awardsEdit

Listeners' Choice Song of the Year "Soch Na Sake" - Airlift
Listeners' Choice Album of the Year Dangal

Jury awardsEdit

Outstanding Contribution to Hindi Film Music Y. S. Mulky
Best Album of Golden Era (1956) Basant Bahar

Films with multiple wins and nominationsEdit

Films that received multiple nominations[7]
Nominations Film
18 Ae Dil Hai Mushkil
9 Sultan
8 Dangal
5 Kapoor & Sons
3 Beiimaan Love
Udta Punjab
2 Fan
Nil Battey Sannata
Films that received multiple awards[8]
Wins Film
5 Ae Dil Hai Mushkil
3 Dangal 
Kapoor & Sons
2 Mirzya

  Won a Listeners' Choice award


The jury was chaired by Javed Akhtar. Other members were:[1]

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ a b c d Krishnan, Aishwarya (2017-02-15). "Mirchi Music Awards 2017 Nominations". Retrieved 2018-03-15.
  2. ^ "Mirchi Music Awards 2017: Red Carpet". Retrieved 2018-05-23.
  3. ^ "Grand jury selects the best for 9th Mirchi Music Awards". Retrieved 2018-05-22.
  4. ^ a b "THE ROYAL STAG MIRCHI MUSIC AWARDS HONOURS THE BEST IN HINDI MUSIC - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 2018-03-14.
  5. ^ "Mirchi Music Awards 2017: Winners". Retrieved 2018-05-23.
  6. ^ "MMA Mirchi Music Awards". MMAMirchiMusicAwards. Retrieved 2018-03-14.
  7. ^ a b "Nominations - Mirchi Music Awards 2016". MMAMirchiMusicAwards. Retrieved 2018-03-14.
  8. ^ a b "Winners - Mirchi Music Awards 2016". MMAMirchiMusicAwards. Retrieved 2018-03-14.

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