7th Mirchi Music Awards

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7th Mirchi Music Awards
Sponsored byRoyal Stag
DateFebruary 26, 2015 (2015-02-26)
LocationYash Raj Studios, Mumbai
CountryIndia
Presented byRadio Mirchi
Hosted byAditya Narayan & Karishma Tanna
Highlights
Most awardsCityLights (3)
Most nominationsEk Villain (8)
Song of the Year"Zehnaseeb" - Hasee Toh Phasee
Album of the Year2 States
WebsiteMusic Mirchi Awards 2014
Television/radio coverage
NetworkZee TV

The 7th Mirchi Music Awards, presented by the Radio Mirchi, honoured the best of Hindi music from the year 2014. The ceremony was held on 26 February 2015 at the Yash Raj Studios, Mumbai and was hosted by Aditya Narayan and Karishma Tanna.[1] There were many performances, including those by Palak Muchhal, Usha Uthup, Benny Dayal, Shankar Mahadevan and Shruti Pathak. CityLights won a leading three awards. 2 States was awarded the Album of the Year, while "Zehnaseeb" from Hasee Toh Phasee won Song of the Year award. The show was broadcast on 22 March 2015 on Zee TV.[2]

Winners and nominees[edit]

The winners were selected by the members of jury, chaired by Javed Akhtar.[3] The following are the names of nominees and winners.[2][4][5][6]

(Winners are listed first, highlighted in boldface.)

Film awards[edit]

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
Song representing Sufi tradition Raag-Inspired Song of the Year

Technical awards[edit]

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

Non-film awards[edit]

Indie Pop Song of the Year

Special awards[edit]

Lifetime Achievement Award Javed Akhtar
Royal Stag Make It Large Award Alia Bhatt
Diva of Dancing Hits Madhuri Dixit

Listeners' Choice awards[edit]

Listeners' Choice Song of the Year "Muskurane" - CityLights
Listeners' Choice Album of the Year Ek Villain

Jury awards[edit]

Outstanding Contribution to Hindi Film Music Burjor Lord
Best Album of Golden Era (1954) Aar Paar
Special Salute Raamlaxman

Films with multiple wins and nominations[edit]

Films that received multiple awards[6]
Wins Film
3 CityLightsdouble-dagger
2 2 States
Happy New Year
Highway

double-dagger Won a Listeners' Choice award

Jury[edit]

The jury was chaired by Javed Akhtar. Other members were:[3]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mirchi Music Awards 2015: Interesting statements made at the event | The Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 2018-05-22.
  2. ^ a b James, Anu. "Mirchi Music Awards 2015". International Business Times, India Edition. Retrieved 2018-03-21.
  3. ^ a b "MMA Mirchi Music Awards". MMAMirchiMusicAwards. Retrieved 2018-03-24.
  4. ^ "From Sufi to pop, Mirchi night had it all - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 2018-05-22.
  5. ^ a b "Nominations - Mirchi Music Awards 2014". MMAMirchiMusicAwards. Retrieved 2018-04-15.
  6. ^ a b "Winners - Mirchi Music Awards 2014". MMAMirchiMusicAwards. Retrieved 2018-04-15.

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