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‘9XM credit deta hai’ campaign supports lyrics writers’ quest for recognition of their work

As part of the campaign, 9XM will air a series of special programming initiatives. Music podcast ‘9XM SoundcastE’ will have a month-long celebration of the amazing lyricists. The campaign celebrates artists who have penned chartbusters in Bollywood

Music channel 9XM has partnered with lyricists from the Hindi music industry who recently launched an anthem titled ‘Credit de do yaar’. The anthem highlights the negligence of various streaming platforms and music apps to give credits to lyricists. To ramp up the voice of lyricists, 9XM launched a campaign titled, ‘9XM credit deta hai’!  

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The track ‘Credit de do yaar’ features 15 contemporary lyrics writers across generations, including Varun Grover, Swanand Kirkire, Amitabh Bhattacharya and Kausar Munir among others. The lyricists have come together to sing their humble demand — asking for proper credits on music streaming platforms and YouTube channels. To promote and support the lyrics writers’ quest for recognition for their work, 9XM launched the ‘9XM credit deta hai’ campaign!

Amar Tidke, Chief Programming Officer, 9X Media, said, "9XM has always been an advocate of music creators, curators as well as listeners. Being India's largest music network, we respect every artist in the music fraternity. Lyrics are as important as music for the popularity of any song. We’ve always thanked singers and composers for the music, now it’s time to say thank you for those priceless words that string our favourite songs together! At 9XM, we have always acknowledged the contribution of the songwriters and given them credits on the songs played on the channel."


As part of the clutter-breaking campaign 9XM will air a series of special programming initiatives. Music podcast – 9XM SoundcastE – will have a month-long celebration of these amazing lyricists.

Lyricist, musician, screenwriter and one of the brains behind the lyrics writers’ anthem, Swanand Kirkire said, "We are extremely pleased that India’s largest music network 9X Media and prominent music channel 9XM are supporting us in our appeal to get due recognition for our work. Through our anthem ‘Credit de do yaar’, we are seeking due credits to be given to the lyricists on all digital platforms by concerning bodies.”    

The ‘9XM credit deta hai’ campaign celebrates the artists who have penned chartbusters in Bollywood. As part of the month-long campaign, 9XM will air lyrics writers’ anthem, audio and video interviews with the lyricists and release four special podcast episodes showcasing light-hearted and cheerful conversations with these incredible artists.

‘9XM credit deta hai’ campaign will be promoted across the network’s music television channels, their social media handles and across the SpotboyE –entertainment news portal.

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