Mirchi Music Awards Punjabi will select winners from more than 1,800 Punjabi songs and will be judged by more than 35 jury members
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Delhi | December 4, 2014
Radio Mirchi 98.3 FM has announced the first edition of Mirchi Music Awards Punjabi. With this, Radio Mirchi aims to honour artistic excellence in the Punjabi music industry, in both film & non-film categories. Mirchi Music Awards is one of the most prestigious award shows in the country which recognises musical talents in multiple languages - Hindi, Bengali, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam.
The premier edition Mirchi Music Awards Punjabi will select and reward winners from among 1800 Punjabi songs, adjudged by more than 35 jury members. The jury has some of the biggest names in the music industry including Charanjit Ahuja, Rajiee Shinde, Gurpreet Ghuggi, Malkit Singh, Shamsher Singh Sandhu, Dr. Jaspinder Narula and Sachin Ahuja.
Vivek Modi, Senior Vice-president & Regional Director, North & East, Radio Mirchi, said, âRadio Mirchi has always been the pioneer in recognising and awarding musical excellence. Punjabi music is not only rich in heritage & diversity, but also extensively influences Bollywood music of today. We are glad to introduce Mirchi Music Awards Punjabi, and even more excited about receiving very encouraging support from the stalwarts of the industry.â
To ensure that the entire judging process is fair and transparent, it is being done through secret voting, managed by the renowned audit firm Ernst & Young.
The names of winners will be revealed on December 14, 2014, through a grand event at Police Parade Ground in Jalandhar. More than fifteen celebrated artistes are expected to perform at the first edition of Mirchi Music Awards Punjabi. The event will be televised on PTC Punjabi.