Mirchi Music Awards
Mirchi Music Awards are presented annually by Radio Mirchi to honour both artistic and technical excellence of professionals in the Hindi language film music industry of India. The awards, given in seventeen different categories, were instituted to award the best of 2008. In 2010, the Southern edition of the awards – Mirchi Music Awards South was launched,to award the best of 2009. through which artists from the four South Indian film industries—Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam—are being honoured. In 2012, the Bengali edition of the awards – Mirchi Music Awards Bangla was launched, to award the best of 2011.
|Mirchi Music Awards|
|Awarded for||Best in film music|
|Presented by||Radio Mirchi|
|Network||Zee TV (2015–present) |
Colors TV (2012–2014)
Sony TV (2009–2011)
SAB TV (2017)
|1st Mirchi Music Awards||28 March 2009||Shaan and Tulip Joshi||Tata Indicom|
|2nd Mirchi Music Awards||10 February 2010||Airtel|
|3rd Mirchi Music Awards||27 January 2011||Shaan and Sonu Nigam||Uninor|
|4th Mirchi Music Awards||21 March 2012||Shaan and Usha Uthup||Royal Stag|
|5th Mirchi Music Awards||7 February 2013||Ayushmann Khurana and Meiyang Chang||Royal Stag|
|6th Mirchi Music Awards||27 February 2014||Sonu Nigam||Royal Stag|
|7th Mirchi Music Awards||26 February 2015||Ayushmann Khurana, Aditya Narayan and Karishma Tanna||Royal Stag|
|8th Mirchi Music Awards||29 February 2016||Sonu Nigam||Royal Stag|
|9th Mirchi Music Awards||18 February 2017||Sonu Nigam||Royal Stag|
|10th Mirchi Music Awards||28 January 2018||Sonu Nigam||Royal Stag|
The jury for both editions of the awards consists of several experts from the Bollywood music industry. Javed Akhtar, poet and lyricist, is the chairman of the jury. The other members are (listed alphabetically) music composers Aadesh Shrivastava, Anu Malik, Lalit Pandit and Louis Banks, playback singers Alka Yagnik, Kailash Kher, Kavita Krishnamurthy, Sadhana Sargam, Shankar Mahadevan, Sukhwinder Singh, Suresh Wadkar & Udit Narayan lyricist Prasoon Joshi, and directors Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra and Ramesh Sippy.
Critics' Choice AwardsEdit
Sound Engineer of the YearEdit
|2014||Satchith Harve and Murali||"Manwa Laage"||Happy New Year|
|2011||Vijay Dayal & Mark 'Exit' Goodchild||"Chammak Challo"||Ra.One|
|2010||Salman Khan Afridi & Farhad K Dadyburjor||"Dil To Bachcha Hai"||Ishqiya|
|2009||H. Sridhar, S. Sivakumar, Deepak. P. A., Vivianne Chaix||"Dilli 6"||Delhi-6|
|2008||H. Sridhar||"Jashn-e-Bahara"||Jodhaa Akbar|
Programming and ArrangingEdit
|2016||Santosh Mulekar & Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy||"Kaaga"||Mirzya|
|2014||Bharat Goel & Meet Bros Anjjan||"Baby Doll"||Ragini MMS 2|
|2011||Abhijeet Nalani & Giorgio Tuinfort||"Chammak Challo"||Ra.One|
|2010||Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy||"Noor E Khuda"||My Name is Khan|
|2009||A. R. Rahman||"Masakali"||Delhi-6|
|2008||T. R. Kishna Chettan||"Jashn-e-Bahara"||Jodhaa Akbar|
Film Background ScoreEdit
|2011||Ram Sampath||Delhi Belly|
|2009||Raju Singh||Raaz 2|
|2008||A. R. Rahman||Jodhaa Akbar|
Listeners' Choice AwardsEdit
Song of The YearEdit
|2017||"Phir Bhi Tumko Chaahunga"||Half Girlfriend||Mithoon||Manoj Muntashir|
|2016||"Soch Na Sake"||Airlift||Amaal Mallik||Kumaar|
|2015||"Agar Tum Saath Ho"||Tamasha||A. R. Rahman||Irshad Kamil|
|2014||"Muskurane"||CityLights||Jeet Gannguli||Rashmi Singh|
|2013||"Sunn Raha Hai"||Aashiqui 2||Ankit Tiwari||Sandeep Nath|
|2012||"Radha"||Student of the Year||Vishal-Shekhar||Anvita Dutt|
|2011||"Naadan Parindey"||Rockstar||A. R. Rahman||Irshad Kamil|
|2010||"Sheila Ki Jawani"||Tees Maar Khan||Vishal-Shekhar||Vishal Dadlani|
|2009||"Iktara"||Wake Up Sid||Amit Trivedi||Javed Akhtar|
|2008||"Kabhi Kabhi Aditi"||Jaane Tu... Ya Jaane Na||A. R. Rahman||Abbas Tyrewala|
Album of The YearEdit
|2017||Jagga Jasoos||Pritam Chakraborty|
|2015||Roy||Amaal Mallik, Meet Bros Anjjan, Ankit Tiwari|
|2014||Ek Villain||Mithoon , Ankit Tiwari & Soch (Band)|
|2013||Aashiqui 2||Mithoon , Ankit Tiwari & Jeet Gannguli|
|2012||Student of the Year||Vishal-Shekhar|
|2011||Rockstar||A. R. Rahman|
|2010||Once Upon A Time in Mumbaai||Pritam Chakraborty|
|2009||Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani||Pritam Chakraborty|
|2008||Jaane Tu... Ya Jaane Na||A. R. Rahman|
Jury Award for Outstanding Contribution to Hindi Film MusicEdit
|2011||Babla Shah||Music composer|
|2009||Kersi Lord||Music composer, arranger|
|2008||Manohari Singh||Music arranger|
Best item number songEdit
|2011||"Ooh La La"||Bappi Lahiri, Shreya Ghoshal
|The Dirty Picture|
Life Time Achievement Award / K. L. Saigal Sangeet Shehenshah AwardEdit
The award was given to renowned Indian playback singer Lata Mangeshkar in 2008. The award was renamed in 2009 as K. L. Saigal Sangeet Shehenshah Award, in honour of singer Kundan Lal Saigal. The award was reowned Indian Playback singer K. J. Yesudas in 2010.
|2017||Bappi Lahiri||Music Composer, Singer|
|2015||Rajesh Roshan||Music composer|
|2013||Anand Ji||Music Director|
|2011||Mohammed Zahur Khayyam||Music composer|
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