Hit the Right Note: Clef Music Awards ’22 Announces Winners in Glitzy Ceremony
Mumbai: It was a scintillating Saturday night at the Sahara Star Hotel in Mumbai as the stars lined up to host the second edition of the Indianlevision.com Clef Music Awards 2022.
In India, music tends to be associated with movies or Bollywood music, but there is so much more to discover. Raising a toast to all of these independent musicians and original music creators, the CMA Awards honored musical achievement for the period of August 2021 through August 2022 in a one-of-a-kind celebration held on September 24. The first edition of the event took place practically last year due to the restrictions imposed by the Covid-19 pandemic.
This year’s event began with a poignant moment as ITV founder and editor Anil Wanvari posthumously recalled the contributions of industry legends and music veterans, namely Bappi Lahiri, KK Menon, Bhupinder Singh and the nightingale of India, Lata Mangeshkar. , which we all lost last year.
The Radio & Music Clef Music Awards (CMA) incorporates musicians, lyricists, composers, bands, record labels from Hindi and English music fraternity across India as it celebrates the talents of across the musical spectrum, categorized into over 40 categories, ranging from Hindustani and devotional music to rap, folk, ghazal, Sufi, pop, electronic and rock.
Jury members included prominent industry names, such as Abhijeet Sawant, Amit Sana, Ankush Bhardwaj, Atul Churamani, Bhaskar Pal, Divya Kumar, Heena Kriplani, Mayur Puri, Prashant Ingole, Sanjeev Kohli, Santosh Nair, Shikhar Yuvraj Manchanda and Sunny Vyas.
Notable names from the music world, such as Leslie Lewis, Amit Sana, Kavita Seth and Sonu Kakkar, to name a few, also made their presence felt at the event.
Here is the complete list of winners who have taken home the CMA trophies: