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Manoj Muntashir

Manoj Shukla, known professionally as, Manoj Muntashir (born 27 February 1976 as Manoj Shukla)[1] is an Indian lyricist, TV script and screenwriter.[2]

Manoj Muntashir
Born
Manoj Shukla

(1976-02-27) 27 February 1976 (age 42)
NationalityIndian
OccupationLyricist, poet
Years active2007 - Present
Spouse(s)Neelam Muntashir
ChildrenAarav Muntashir

He wrote the lyrics to the song "Galliyan" from the film Ek Villain. He wrote the lyrics of the song "Tere Sang Yaara" from the film Rustom.[3] He wrote the lyrics of much acclaimed song "Kaun Tujhe" from the film M.S Dhoni: The Untold Story.[4] He also wrote the lyrics of the song "Phir Bhi Tumko Chaahunga", with over 250 million views on YouTube.[5]

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Early lifeEdit

Muntashir was born in Amethi, Uttar Pradesh, India.[6] His pen name Muntashir meaning diffused or scattered.

CareerEdit

He has written lyrics for Bollywood films and TV shows.[7] He also wrote lyrics for the song "Galliyan" from Ek Villain with music by Ankit Tiwari. He also wrote the lyrics for Himesh Reshammiya's album Aap Se Mausiiquii.[citation needed]

Dialogue writerEdit

In 2015, while working on Baahubali, he was narrating the story in Hindi, impressed by his language depth, the film director, S S Rajamouli, asked to write the dialogues and lyrics for the songs for the Hindi version of the film Baahubali: The Beginning.[citation needed] He also wrote Hindi dialogues for the Hollywood blockbuster Black Panther.

Personal lifeEdit

He is married to Neelam Muntashir and they have one child.[8][9]

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Category Song/nomination Result
Indian Telly Awards
2014 Best Script India's Got Talent Won
IIFA Awards
2015 Best Lyrics Galliyan –Ek Villain Won
2018 Best Lyrics Mere Rashke Qamar -Baadshaho Won
Star Guild Award
2015 Best Lyrics Galliyan –Ek Villain Won
Hungama Surfers Choice Award
2015 Best Lyrics Galliyan –Ek Villain Won
Radio Mirchi Music Awards
2015 Best Album Ek Villain Won
Arab Indo Bollywood Awards (AIBA)
2015 Best Lyrics Galliyan –Ek Villain Won
The Indian Icon Film Awards(TIIFA)
2015 Best Lyrics Galliyan –Ek Villain Won
2016 Best Lyrics Tere Sang Yara –Rustom Won
Uttar Pradesh Gauraw Samman
2016 Best Lyricist Won
Yash Bharti Award
2016 State Honor (Uttar Pradesh) Highest State Honor Won
Mirchi Music Awards
2014 Lyricist of The Year "Galliyan" from Ek Villain Nominated[10]
Album of The Year Ek Villain
Listeners' Choice Album of the Year Won[11]
2016 Album of The Year Kapoor & Sons Nominated

DiscographyEdit

Year Title Number of songs Record label Composer
2018 Loveratri 1 T-Series Tanishk Bagchi
Batti Gul Meter Chalu 2 Rochak Kohli
Genius 3 Tips Music Himesh Reshammiya
Humnava Mere (Single) 1 T-series Rocky-Shiv
Gal Sun (Single) Akhil Sachdeva
Oh Humsafar (Single) Tony Kakkar
Raid 2 Tanishk Bagchi
Hate Story 4 3 Mithoon, Arko, Tanishk Bagchi
Aiyaary Rochak Kohli, Ankit Tiwari
2017 Naam Shabana Rochak Kohli, Meet Bros
Baadshaho 6 Tanishk Bagchi, Ankit Tiwari, Abhijit Bhagani
Baahubali 2: The Conclusion 5 Lahari Music & T Series (Telugu & Tamil) Zee Music Company (Hindi) Manorama Music (Malayalam) M. M. Keeravani
Half Girlfriend 4 Zee Music Mithoon
Kaabil 2 T-Series Rajesh Roshan
Noor 1 Amaal Mallik
2016 Aap Se Mausiiquii ft. Himesh Reshammiya 25 T-Series and HR Musik Limited Himesh Reshammiya
Tumhe Dillagi by Rahat Fateh Ali Khan 1 T-Series
Wajah Tum Ho Mithoon
Pyaar Manga Hai ft. Armaan Malik Abhijit Bhagani
Do Chaar Din (Rahul Vaidya ft. Jeet Gannguli)
Gajanan (Jeet Gannguli)
Maiya Teri Jai Jaikaar ft. Arijit Singh
M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story 8 Amaal Mallik
Akira 3 Vishal–Shekhar
Rustom 10 Zee Music Ankit Tiwari, Jeet Gannguli, Arko Pravo Mukherjee, Raghav Sachar
Junooniyat 2 T-Series Ankit Tiwari, Jeet Gannguli
Tum Bin II 8 Ankit Tiwari
Do Lafzon Ki Kahani 1 Amaal Mallik
Veerappan
Waiting Zee Muzic Mikey Mccleary
Rocky Handsome T-Series Sunny Bawra, Inder Bawra
Kapoor & Sons Sony Music India Arko Pravo Mukherjee
Jai Gangaajal 9 Zee Muzic Salim–Sulaiman
Sanam Re 3 T-Series Amaal Mallik, Jeet Gannguli
Mastizaade 1 Amaal Mallik
Wazir Ankit Tiwari
2015 Baahubali: The Beginning 8 Zee Muzic M.M. Kreem
Hate Story 3 1 T-Series Boman
Sonu Nigam: Aa Bhi Jaa Tu Kahin Se Jeet Gannguli
Anmoll Mallik: Lamhein Vevo
Zindagi Aa Raha Hoon Main T-Series Amaal Mallik
Phir Se: Dedicated to Team India
Baby 3 T-Series M.M. Kreem
Ishqedarriyaan 1 Zee Muzic Jeet Gannguli
Mr. X Sony Music India Ankit Tiwari
Ek Paheli Leela T-Series Tony Kakkar
2014 Zed Plus 3 Zee Muzic
Rang Rasiya 5
PK 1 T-Series Ankit Tiwari
Ek Villain
2011 Love U...Mr. Kalakaar! 6 Sony Music India
Yeh Faasley 2
Tere Mere Phere 3
2010 Isi Life Mein 7 Sony Music India
The Great Indian Butterfly 1
Do Dooni Chaar 4
2008 Woodstock Villa 1
2007 Buddha Mar Gaya
2005 U, Bomsi n Me 4 Universal Music India

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.uniindia.com/news/entertainment/i-am-fortunate-to-be-born-in-up-manoj-muntashir/77513.html
  2. ^ "Manoj Muntashir: Busier than the bee". Bollywood Hungama. Retrieved 31 March 2016.
  3. ^ Ruchi Kaushal (17 January 2017). "Atif Aslam Ignites romance with Tere Sang Yaara". Retrieved 10 May 2017.
  4. ^ "Palak Much belts out another hit Kaun Tujhe". TNN. 17 January 2017. Retrieved 10 May 2017.
  5. ^ "Manij Muntashir takes on the music mafia in Bollywood". IANS. 28 April 2017. Retrieved 10 May 2017.
  6. ^ "I am fortunate to be born in UP : Manoj Muntashir". United News of India. Retrieved 1 June 2015.
  7. ^ "I did not really work hard on 'Lamhein':Manoj Muntashir". Radioandmusic.com. Retrieved 31 March 2016.
  8. ^ "It is my right to have my name on the music promos: Manoj Muntashir". Mid-Day. Retrieved 31 March 2015.
  9. ^ Manoj Muntashir miffed over being denied credits in Rang Rasiya. Bollywood Hungama. Retrieved 31 March 2016.
  10. ^ "MMA Mirchi Music Awards". MMAMirchiMusicAwards. Retrieved 2018-03-27.
  11. ^ "MMA Mirchi Music Awards". MMAMirchiMusicAwards. Retrieved 2018-03-27.

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