12. Lucky Award!!
In 2012 filmfare award, 2500th award was presented. And guess who got that award?? Yes ! A R Rahman grabbed the award of best music award for Rockstar. One more feather in his cap ! A R Rahman has won filmfare award every time (10-most by any music director) he was nominated. [except once when he lost to anu malik for film “Main Hu Na”. Aaja meri gaadi me baith jaa!!!]
11. Black lady grabbed by old lady!
Well known pop and jazz singer Usha Utthup got her first Filmfare award in her 42 years of singing career, for best female playback singer in 2012. And the song was Darlingggggg!!! (7 Khoon Maaf). she was so overwhelmed as she started crying at the show. With this award she has created two more records of Oldest Nominee and Oldest Win! how much old?? she was 64!
10. At the Top!!
Gulzar saab has the record of winning most filmfare award as a lyricist. Total 11.
9. Very slow rate!
Anand Bakshi has been nominated for total 40 times as a lyricists. But got only 4! As per rate of 1 award per 10 nominations!
8. Winning by defeating himself !!
Yes. He was the single nominee, having all the five nominations of this category in 2005.
He won for the film Veer-Zaara – Tere Liye. and the nominations were:-
• Main Hoon Na – Javed Akhtar for Main Hoon Na
• Swades – Javed Akhtar for Yeh Taara Woh Taara
• Veer-Zaara – Javed Akhtar for Aisa Des Hai Mera
• Veer-Zaara – Javed Akhtar for Main Yahaan
7. Who defeated akon??
In 2012, Playback singer Mohit Chauhan won Playback (male) singer award deafeating International acclaimed akon. Akon was nominated for song ”chhammak challo” (Ra.One). Mohit Chauhan grabbed the award for the song “Jo Bhi Main” (Rockstar).
6. Kishore daa was the favourite singer of black lady!!
Though Kishore daa doesnt need any award recognition. he is known to world as most ”fakkad and mastmaula” singer of Hindi film industry. But when we see as per award point of view he is the king here also. He has the record of most nominations (27) and most win (8) filmfare award for playback male singing. However Alka yagnik has the record of most nomination (35) in female playback singing!
5. Mohammed Rafi was everywhere in 1969
having all the three nominations to his credit Rafi was the single nominee in 1969 award. Kishore Kumar was the single nominee in 1985, having all the four nominations to his credit. Incidentally, Kishore Kumar’s all nominated songs were from one movie, Sharaabi.burp!!!
4. Udit Narayan unique record !!
Udit Narayan reecived nomination in 3 decades and get award in 3 different decades.
3. Himesh Reshammiya! you too?
Himesh Reshammiya won the Filmfare Award for Best Male Playback Singer in 2006 for Aashiq Banaya Aapne and became first ever Bollywood singer to receive Filmfare Award for his debut song. wow!!
2. KK and Suresh wadekar is the most nominees no winning.
KK and Suresh wadekar having unique record. They have record of “most nominees without ever winning” Sad! that is why they are famous for sad songs??
1. And who is the melody king: Melody suno khud jan jao!
Kumar Sanu holds the record for most consecutive wins, winning all of his five awards from 1991 to 1995. Kumar Sanu returns from playback singing in 2012. In 2015, Kumar Sanu replaced Lata Mangeshkar as the background voice of Yash Raj Films logo for the film Dum Laga Ke Haisha. This was for the first time in YRF’s 60 year history that the iconic voice of Lata Mangeshkar was replaced by King of The Melody Kumar Sanu!!