PTC Punjabi Music Awards 2016 is a felicitation awards ceremony to recognize the efforts of Punjabi Music industry. The world’s biggest and only Punjabi Awards ceremony where the Biggest Stars of Film industry come together and celebrate excellence in Punjabi Cinema. Its the recognition of the finest talent and pride of the Punjabi Music Industry. The event witnesses the presence of Best of Punjabi and Bollywood celebrities. This is undoubtedly the only Award Night in North India which is awaited, all year long, with utmost impatience not only by the audience but every one in the Punjabi Music Industry.
The PTC Punjabi Music Awards were first introduced in 2011. As of 2014, there are 26 awards. There is a separate category of film-critics awards, decided by noted film-critics rather than popular votes. This dual format has also generated some controversy amongst viewers and recipients.
Punjabi Music channels under the aegis of the company G Next Media (P) Ltd. The channels are commitment bound to the overall objective of being relevant to Punjabi viewers through various programming initiatives. G-Next Media comprises the team of professionals who had successfully launched and managed ETC Channel Punjabi & Zee Punjabi. The same team came together and made PTC network of channels as the leading Punjabi Network.