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Thursday, November 11, 2010

Tweets From 1st GIMA Awards

1) Now at the Global Indian Music Academy Awards at YRF studio...luks grand,many music stalwarts..hopefully a fun evening

2) A video being shown highlighting GIMA n its relevance..SRK applauded this initiative in his byte

3) Sajid Khan comes in..he's one of the hosts for the evening..khoob taliyan bajva raha hai sabse ha ha :)

4) Sajid had fun at Shaan, Pankaj Udhas n Sophie's expense..jokes were funny..now ASHA BHOSLE performing live..

5) Its great to see Asha ji perform live but not liking the song (havnt heard it b4 n its not really happening)

6) The REALITY of awards shows...tele prompter right in front...Hmmmm..

7) Salman Khan and Sonakshi Sinha hav just come apart 4m Lata Mangeshkar ji...

8) Zoheb informs he had seen Kareena Kapoor back stage some time back...

9) Salman Khan just hugged Javed Akhtar sb..its notable considering the cold war between Javed sb n Salman's dad Salim Khan sb

10) Lata Mangeshkar ji is walkin in..she's short in height but watchin her in person is a memorable experience in itself..

11) GIMA Awards will be showed on Colors channel...don't know the date yet...

12) Shreyas Talpade came in a dhoodhwala avatar n had a funny grouse with the song 'Munni Badnaam Hui'...

13) GIMA Award for Best Music Arranger: Hitesh Sonik-Clinton for 'Dhan Te Nan' (Kaminey)

14) GIMA Award for Best Engineer in a Film Album:Eric Pillai (Love Aaj Kal)

15) GIMA Award 4 Best Engineer Theatre Mix:Bishwajit Chatterji,Anup Dev 4 '3 Idiots'

16) GIMA Award for Most Outstanding Contribution To Global Music By An Indian:Pt Ravi Shankar

17) GIMA Award for Best Background Score:Shankar Ehsan Loy (My Name Is Khan) award givn by Sonakshi n Adnan Sami

18) Shreyas Talpade's act with Sajid was very funny..shreyas was dressd like MF Hussain n was lyricist Javed Sameer Gulzar

19) GIMA Award 4 Best Lyricist:Behti hawa sa tha wo (Swanand Kirkire 4 3 Idiots) award givn by Jagjit Singh

20) GIMA Award 4 Best Music Debutant:Alysa Mendonsa (Singer 4 Uff Teri Ada, Karthik Calling Karthik)

21) GIMA Award 4 Best Playback singer female:Kavita Seth (Ek Taara,wake up sid)award given by Salman Khan

22) GIMA Award Male playback singer:Shaan n Shantanu Moitra (behti hawa,3 idiots)..award givn by Salman Khan

23) "You are brilliant Sajid khasam se, jaldi se bahar milo":Salman Khan

24) GIMA Award 4 Best Devotional Album:Shri Hanuman Chalisa(Lata Mangeshkar,Usha M)award givn by Yash Chopra,Anil Kapoor

25) Lata ji on stage...standing ovation..really honoured n priveledged to b seeing this...

26) "I recently watched Himesh's film n I wished it was a silent movie":Sajid Khan (big LOL..u hav 2 see it in d context)

27) GIMA Award for Lifetime Achievement: Lata Mangeshkar

28) Shankar Mahadevan singing 'Ek Pyaar ka nagma hai'.Shantanu Moitra,Lesli Lewis,Raju Singh,Loy M on guitar

29) Saleem Merchant on keyboards, Sulaiman Merchant on Drums, Uttam Singh on Violen..fabulous orchestra..WOW!!!

30) A R Rahman has just walked in....its getting bigger n bigger...

31) A R Rahman n Asha Bhosle gav Lifetime Achievement Award 2 Lata ji..some tear soaked words said...

32) Asha ji n Lata ji had a bit of a sisterly tiff (all in good spirit)..Rahman had an intrsting memoir of Lata ji..touching stuff!!

33) Dia Mirza's tryst with tele prompter is embarassingly tacky..yaar kuch to sajid aur shreyas se seekh letin..

34) Sonu Nigam jus did a hilarious song spoof on Rahman,Shankar Mahadevan,Pritam,Adnan Sami..

35) Sonu's spoof on Himesh can attain controversial overtones (my lips r sealed :)) but Sonu was SUPERB!!

36) GIMA Award for Singer of the year:Kavita Seth (Ek Tara,Wake up sid)

37) GIMA Award for Most Popular Song on Red FM:All Izz Well (3 Idiots)

38) GIMA Award for most popular caller tone: Dhan Te Nan (Kaminey)

39) GIMA Award for best non film music album: Shankar Mahadevan. N Rahat Fateh Ali Khan (Aman Ki Asha) award givn by Raju Hirani

40) GIMA Best Popular Music Album:Chandan Mein (Kailash Kher) award givn by Javed Akhtar

41) Sajid doin a round wid singers makin them sing songs..whn askd 4m Sonu N,2 sing his worst song..Sonu chose a song 4m 'Heyy Babyy' Ha ha :)

42) GIMA Award 4 Best Live Performer: Sunidhi Chauhan.award givn by Ramesh Sippy

43) GIMA Award for best live performer male: Sonu Nigam

44) Kareena Kapoor all set to perform live at GIMA Awards now...

45) Kareena wore a red top n black pants n danced to 'Its Rocking', 'Dil Le Gayi Le Gayi','Chamma Chamma'...

46) GIMA Award for Best Music Director: Vishal Bharadwaj (Kaminey)

47) GIMA Award for best film song:Ek Taara

48) GIMA Award For Best Film Album: 3 Idiots

49) Raju Hirani, Shantanu Moitra, Shaan, Swanand Kirkire on stage to collect the award


  1. THAXXX...almost all the gossips about GIMA awards are here...thax again

  2. wat hap to kailash kher n javed.......cold war??? chandan n chaandan ....lol