An annual mega-event in the Nepali music industry that celebrates music, acknowledges and pays tributes to the excellence in the field of Nepali music. Starting out with 7 categories the total number stands at 17, including the Lifetime Achievement Award this year. The award function took place at the Army Officer’s Club, on February 4.
The awardees are:
Best New Artist: April Rush (Tyo Hawa)
Best Song Originally Recorded For A Motion Picture: Arjun Pokharel (Ma Yasto Geet Gauchu)
Best Vocal Collaboration: Sujata Upadhyaya Manandhar & Udit Narayan Jha (Sansar Mayama Adhcha Bhane)
Best Female Pop Vocal Performance: Nicky Karki (Jet Udauchhu)
Best Male Pop Vocal Performance: Almoda Rana Upreti (Funtastic)
Best Performance By A Group or Duo With Vocal: What the Funk (Funky Daju)
Folk Record Of the Year: Anjan Babu (Gurasai Phoole Ho)
Best Pop/ Rock Composition: What the Funk (Funky Daju) and more.