Kalank leads Mirchi Music Awards 2020 nominations list

By Bryan Durham - February 6, 2020

The nominations for the 12th Mirchi Music Awards are out and by the looks of it, Kalank is leading the way with 13 nominations, closely followed by Gully Boy’s 10 noms. On its heels is Kabir Singh with 9 nods. Uri brings in the rear of the leader’s list with 7 nominations, and Kesari and Bharat sharing 6 apiece.

Kalank leads Mirchi Music Awards 2020 nominations list
Madhuri Dixit-Nene in Kalank

In the independent song categories, Punjabi songs lead the way with Makhna (Yo Yo Honey Singh), Paagal (Badshah) and Lehenga (Jass Manak) scoring a nod each in the Listener’s Choice category while singer-producer Anuradha Palakurthi getting in two nominations in the main Indies category alongside known names like B Praak, Arjun Kanungo.

Here’s the exhaustive list…

SONG OF THE YEAR

  • Chashni (Bharat)
  • Apna Time Aayega (Gully Boy)
  • Tujhe Kitna Chahne Lage Hum (Kabir Singh)
  • Kalank Title Track (Kalank)
  • Challa (Uri – The Surgical Strike)
  • Ghungroo (War)

ALBUM OF THE YEAR 

  • Bharat
  • Gully Boy
  • Kabir Singh
  • Kalank
  • Kesari

MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

  • Ranveer Singh & Divine (Apna Time Aayega – Gully Boy)
  • Arijit Singh (Tujhe Kitna Chahne Lage Hum – Kabir Singh)
  • Arijit Singh (Kalank Title Track – Kalank)
  • B Praak (Teri Mitti – Kesari)
  • Romy, Shashwat Sachdev and Vivek Hariharan (Challa – Uri The Surgical Strike)

FEMALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

  • Neha Bhasin (Chashni Reprise – Bharat)
  • Parampara Thakur (Mere Sohneya – Kabir Singh)
  • Shreya Ghoshal (Ghar More Pardesiya – Kalank)
  • Shreya Ghoshal (Tabaah Ho Gaye – Kalank)
  • Shilpa Rao (Ghungroo – War)

MUSIC COMPOSER OF THE YEAR

  • Sachet-Parampara (Kabir Singh – Bekhayali)
  • Mithoon (Kabir Singh – Tujhe Kitna Chahne Lage)
  • Pritam
  • Pritam (Kalank – Ghar More Pardesiya)
  • Shashwat Sachdev (Beh Chala – Uri The Surgical Strike) 

LYRICIST OF THE YEAR

  • Irshad Kamil (Bekhayali – Kabir Singh)
  • Amitabh Bhattacharya (Kalank Title Track – Kalank)
  • Manoj Muntashir (Teri Mitti – Kesari)
  • Prasoon Joshi (Bharat – Manikarnika)
  • Raj Shekhar (Beh Chala – Uri The Surgical Strike)

RECREATED SONG OF THE YEAR

  • O Saki Saki – Batla House
  • Hume Tumse Pyaar Kitna – Hume Tumse Pyaar Kitna
  • Akhiyon Se Gol Maare – Pati Patni Aur Woh
  • The Jawaani Song – Student Of The Year 2
  • Mingda – Total Dhamaal

INDEPENDENT MIUSIC CATEGORY (INDIES)

  • Aawara Shaam Hai (Single) – Piyush Mehroliyaa
  • Filhall (Single) – B Praak
  • Ishq Ne – Anuradha Palakurthi
  • Jaan Meri – Anuradha Palakurthi
  • Woh Baarishein (Single) – Arjun Kanungo

UPCOMING MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

  • Abhijeet Srivastava (Chashni – Bharat)
  • Amit Gupta (Radhe Radhe – Dream Girl)
  • Divine, Naezy and Ranveer Singh (Mere Gully Mein – Gully Boy)
  • Shantanu Sudame (Manzar Hai Ye Naya – Uri The Surgical Strike)

UPCOMING FEMALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

  • Swasti Mehul (Naah Goriye – Bala)
  • Hriti Tikadar (Jiya – Falsafa The Other Side)
  • Aakanksha Sharma (Tum Chale Gaye – Marudhar Express)
  • Deepanshi Nagar (Mann Mein Shiva – Panipat)
  • Sarodee Borah (Sapne Jo Bhi – Zindagi Tumse)

UPCOMING MUSIC COMPOSER OF THE YEAR

  • Piyush Shankar (Naina Yeh – Article 15)
  • Spitfire (Asli Hip Hop – Gully Boy)
  • Divine, Naezy & Sez On The Beat (Mere Gully Mein – Gully Boy)
  • Gurmoh (Deh Shiva – Kesari)
  • Payal Dev (Tum Hi Aana – Marjaavaan)
  • Siddharth Amit Bhavsar (Aaj Jaage Rehna – Motichoor Chaknachoor)
  • Sunjoy Bose (Ore Chanda – 72 Hours Martyr Who Never Died)

UPCOMING LYRICIST OF THE YEAR

  • Bhargav Purohit (Zindagi – Bala)
  • Ari Leff, Michael Pollack and Gurpreet Saini (Dil Na Jaaneya – Good Newwz)
  • Spitfire (Asli Hip Hop – Gully Boy)
  • Divine & Naezy (Mere Gully Mein – Gully Boy)
  • Sahib (Lahu Ka Rang Kara – Laal Kaptaan)

LISTENER’S CHOICE SONG OF THE YEAR

  • Slow Motion (Bharat)
  • Apna Time Aayega (Gully Boy)
  • Bekhayali (Kabir Singh)
  • Ve Maahi (Kesari)
  • Coca Cola – Luka Chuppi

LISTENER’S CHOICE ALBUM OF THE YEAR

  • Bharat
  • Gully Boy
  • Kabir Singh
  • Kalank
  • Kesari

LISTENER’S CHOICE INDEPENDENT MIUSIC CATEGORY (INDIES)

  • Dheeme Dheeme – Tony Kakkar
  • Lehenga – Jass Manak
  • Makhna – Yo Yo Honey Singh, Neha Kakkar and others
  • Paagal – Badshah
  • Vaaste – Dhvani Bhanushali and Nikhil D’Souza

SONG PRODUCER – PROGRAMMING AND ARRANGING

  • Aditya Dev and Piyush Shankar (Naina Yeh – Article 15)
  • DJ Phukan, Prasad Sashte, Prakash Peters & Sunny MR (Ghar More Pardesiya – Kalank)
  • Arijit Singh, DJ Phukan, Jim Satya, Prasad Sashte & Sunny MR (Kalank Title Track – Kalank
  • Ajay-Atul (Jugraafiya – Super 30)
  • Shashwat Sachdev (Challa – Uri The Surgical Strike)

SONG ENGINEER – RECORDING AND MIXING

  • Aaroh Velankar, Ashwin Kulkarni, Aniruddh Anantha, Harjot Kaur, Himanshu Shirlekar, Shadab Rayeen & Vijay Dayal (Ghar More Pardesiya – Kalank)
  • Aaroh Velankar, Ashwin Kulkarni, Aniruddh Anantha, Harjot Kaur, Himanshu Shirlekar & Shadab Rayeen (Kalank Title Track – Kalank)
  • Vijay Dayal (Jugraafiya – Super 30)
  • Abhay Rumde & Vijay Dayal (Ghungroo – War)
  • Akaash Bambar & Gurjinder Guri (Filhall (Single))

BACKGROUND SCORE

  • Mangesh Dhakde (Article 15)
  • Sameer Uddin (Chhichhhore)
  • Benedict Taylor & Naren Chandavarkar (Sonchiriya)
  • Ajay-Atul (Super 30)
  • Shashwat Sachdev (Uri The Surgical Strike)
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