Nominations for the 2012 Global Indian Music Academy Awards(GiMA) are out and guess who’s leading??? Well, its Imtiaz Ali’s Rockstar, leading with 11 nominations, of which 7 nominations are to AR Rehman’s credit. The music maestro has been nominated for Best Music Arranger and Programmer, Best Background Score, 2 nominations for Best Playback Singer Male along with Javed Ali and Mohit Chauhan, Best Music Director, Best Film Song and Best Film Album.
In the singers category, Shreya Ghoshal has been nominated for ‘Chikni Chameli’, ‘Ooh lala’, ‘Saibo’ and ‘Gun gun guna’. Actor-singer Ayushmann Khurrana’s ‘Paani da’ from his film ‘Vicky Donor’ won him three nominations – for Best Debut Composer, Best Lyricist and Best Singer. While veteran lyricist-poet Javed Akhtar has two noms for Best Lyricist for Senorita and Khaabon ke Parinday – both from Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara.
May the best one win!