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Filmfare Award for Best Background Score

The Filmfare Best Background Score is given by the Filmfare magazine as part of its annual Filmfare Awards for Hindi films.

Filmfare Award for Best Background Score
Awarded forBest Performance by a Background Scorer
Presented byFilmfare
First awardedViju Shah,
Gupt (1998)
Currently held byDaniel B. George,
Andhadhun (2019)
WebsiteFilmfare Awards

Although the awards started in 1954, the Best Background Score category was not introduced until 1998.



Most Awards


Here is a list of the award winners and the films for which they won.

Year Winner Film
2019 Daniel B. George Andhadhun
2018 Pritam Jagga Jasoos
2017 Sameer Uddin Kapoor & Sons
2016 Anupam Roy[1] Piku
2015 Amit Trivedi Queen
2014 Hitesh Sonik Kai Po Che!
2013 Pritam Barfi!
2012 Ranjit Barot Shaitan
2011 Amit Trivedi Udaan
2010 Amit Trivedi Dev.D
2009 A. R. Rahman Jodhaa Akbar
2008 A. R. Rahman Guru
2007 Salim-Sulaiman Krrish
2006 Monty Sharma Black
2005 A. R. Rahman Swades
2004 Wayne Sharpe Gangaajal[2]
2003 A. R. Rahman The Legend of Bhagat Singh
2002 Ranjit Barot Aks
2001 Sandeep Chowta Jungle
2000 Anjan Biswas Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam
1999 Sandeep Chowta Satya
1998 Viju Shah Gupt


  1. ^ "Full list of winners of the 61st Britannia Filmfare Awards". Retrieved 16 January 2016.
  2. ^ Awards Internet Movie Database.

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