GiMA Awards 2016 Winners, Nominations List- Honey Singh, Arijit Singh Performance at GiMA 2016 Awards

The sixth edition of India’s biggest celebration of music, the Global Indian Music Academy (GiMA) Awards, is set to honour talented Indian musicians and showcase some star-studded performances this year. Hosted by Ayushmann Khurrana, the event will held April 6 and will have performances by singers like Arijit Singh, Yo Yo Honey Singh and Sukhwinder Singh. This year, we have added a very exciting chapter by creating the GiMA Awards 2016 Fan Park in association with MTV to bridge the gap between the stars and their fans and give them a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to witness the awards night.

Meanwhile, the complete nomination list has been released at the official site of GiMA. Arijit has been nominated more than once, while A R Rahman and Shankar Ehsaan Loy are also among the nominees. Songs from films like Piku, Dilwale, Bajirao Mastani, Tanu Weds Manu Returns and Dum Laga Ke Haisha are nominated in most of the categories.

GiMA Awards 2016 Best Singer Male & Female | GiMA 2016 Awards Performances, Dance

Best Playback Singer Male

  • Arijit Singh: Aayat from Bajirao Mastani
  • Arijit Singh: Khamoshiyan from Khamoshiyan
  • Arijit Singh: Sooraj Dooba Hai from Roy
  • Mohit Chauhan: Matargashti from Tamasha
  • Papon: Moh Moh Ke Dhaage from Dum Laga Ke Haisha

Best Playback Singer Female

  • Alka Yagnik: Tamasha
  • Jyoti Nooran: Tanu Weds Manu Returns
  • Kanika Kapoor: Roy
  • Monali Thakur: Dum Laga Ke Haisha
  • Shreya Ghoshal: Bajirao Mastani (Deewani Mastani)
  • Shreya Ghoshal: Bajirao Mastani (Mohe Rang Do Laal)

Best Music Debut

  • Ami Mishra: Hamari Adhuri Kahani
  • Anupam Roy: Piku
  • Neeraj Rajawat: NH10
  • Swati Sharma: Tanu Weds Manu Returns
  • Tanishk Vayu: Tanu Weds Manu Returns

Best Music Director

  • A R Rahman: Tamasha
  • Ankit Tiwari, Amaal Mallik and Meet Bros Anjjan: Roy
  • Pritam: Bajrangi Bhaijaan
  • Pritam: Dilwale
  • Sanjay Leela Bhansali: Bajirao Mastani
  • Shankar Ehsaan Loy: Dil Dhadakne Do

Best Lyricist

  • Amitabh Bhattacharya: Gerua from Dilwale
  • Gulzar: Zindafrom Talvar
  • Irshad Kamil: Agar Tum Saath Ho from Tamasha
  • Kausar Munir: Tu Jo Mila from Bajrangi Bhaijaan
  • Kumaar: Sooraj Dooba Hai from Roy
  • Varun Grover: Moh Moh Ke Dhaage from Dum Laga Ke Haisha

Best Film Song

  • Agar Tum Saath Ho from Tamasha
  • Gerua from Dilwale
  • Moh Moh Ke Dhaage from Dum Laga Ke Haisha
  • Pinga from Bajirao Mastani
  • Sooraj Dooba Hai from Roy