A YEAR OF MUSICAL HITS FOR SONY MUSIC INDIA- CATALOG OF 2012 SHINES BRIGHT AT THE MTV VIDEO MUSIC AWARDS 2013!
Songs from Sony Music's Indian catalogue didn't just top charts in 2012, but also won prestigious awards across different award functions. To add to the awards list, songs from Sony Music’s repertoire also won 4 big awards at the recently held MTV Video Music Awards 2013.The award function that recognizes the best in music video, had awards across categories. From the categories, Sony Music songs won for the Best Bollywood Video- The Disco Song from Student of the Year, Best Bollywood Song Male– Sonu Nigam for Abhi Mujh Main from Agneepath , Best Bollywood Song Female – Shalmali Kholgade for Pareshaan (Sony Music has the digital rights for this song) and Best Indi Video – A R Rahman Infinite Love.Winning in the categories that the award function excels in was a huge triumph for the label. Commenting on the same, Sanujeet Bhujabal, marketing Director, Sony Music India said, “We are extremely happy that our songs have been recognized across award functions and this addition is simply overwhelming. We have always believed in presenting the best music to our listeners and promoting the same innovatively so as to reach out to each and every fan. We would like to thank all our partners for supporting us” This year the label has already signed films with Balaji Motion Pictures - Ek Thi Dayaan, Shootout at Wadala and an un-announced project, Dharma productions - Ungli, Gippi & Gori Tere Pyar Mein , Pooja films Rangrezz and has created hits with Murder 3 songs, Yaaram- Ek Thi Dayaan and the recent smash hit Babli Badmaash .