"This year’s Brit Asia TV World Music Awards will be even bigger and better."
The Brit Asia TV World Music Awards 2015 is back with another array of fantastic talent from the UK, Punjab, Bollywood and beyond.
The nominees for this year’s lavish awards ceremony were unveiled at Aston Villa Football Club. Stars and media came together to show their support for some of the biggest Desi music acts today.
Among those nominations are some familiar faces like Punjabi superstar Diljit Dosanjh who is nominated for ‘Best Single World’ for ‘Patiala Peg’ and ‘Best Music Video’ for his explosively controversial, ‘Jatt Fire Karda’.
The talented actor and singer who won ‘Best International Act’ in 2014 is also up for ‘Best Male Act’ this year.
Joining him is the likes of Imran Khan, who has stormed the Asian Music Charts with his track ‘Imaginary’.
The European singer is up for several nominations this year including, ‘Best Male Act’, ‘Best Single UK’, ‘Best Urban Asian Act’, and ‘Best Music Video’.
The nominations also feature a few up and coming stars, like the incredibly talented Zack Knight and Punjabi Rap artist, Fateh Doe.
Fateh who has featured on number Dr Zeus tracks both in the UK and Bollywood, makes his debut as a solo artist. The Canadian Punjabi is nominated for ‘Breakthrough Act’, ‘Best North American Act’, and ‘Best Urban Asian Act’.
Now in its sixth year, the Brit Asia TV World Music Awards is the biggest event of the Desi music calendar. From celeb sightings and great on-stage performances and entertainment throughout the night, music fans are in for a treat.
For 2015, the star-studded line-up is bigger and better than before. Taking to stage with live performances that will blow you away will be Ranjit Bawa, Kulwinder Billa, Jasmine Sandlas, Sukshinder Shinda, Dr Zeus, Zora Randhawa, Fateh, Aman Hayer and many more.
Brit Asia also promise some very top secret guest appearances that will be announced nearer to the date.
CEO of Brit Asia TV, Jaz Bal says: “This year’s Brit Asia TV World Music Awards will be even bigger and better. The Brit Asia TV World Music Awards 2015 are now in their sixth year, which is a huge achievement and we have some truly incredible artists on the shortlist for this year’s event.
“Our aim has always been to give a platform and voice to emerging and established artists; we celebrate these artists all year round. We are really proud of the nominees and wish them all the best.”
Here is the full list of nominees of the Brit Asia TV World Music Awards 2015:
Best North American Act
Best Live Band
The Legends Band
Bhangra All Stars
Malkit Singh Live band
Best Single World
Patiala Peg by Diljit Dosanjh
Time Table by Kulwinder Billa
Mitran de Boot by Jazzy B
Singh Naal Jodi by Sukshinder Shinda
Inch by Zora Randhawa
Bollywood Record of the Year
Sooraj Dooba Hai
Tu Hai Ki Nahi
Best Album World
Mitti Di Bawa by Ranjit Bawa
Meri Bebe by Sharry Mann
Collaborations 3 by Sukshinder Shinda
Fresh All The Way by Garry Sandhu
Ranjhanna by Lakhwinder Wadali
Best Music Video
Imaginary – Imran Khan
Kaun Nachdi – DJ Dips & Roach Killa
Makhaul – Manni Sandhu
Jatt Fire Karda – Diljit Dosanjh
Ni Jehra Tere Vich Bolda – Sukshinder Shinda & Jazzy B
Best Dance Group
Lions of Punjab
Gabru Punjab De
Best Urban Asian Act
Best Album UK
Chapter V by DJ Vix
DJ Raj The Album by DJ Raj
Once Upon Tha Mic by Kulvinder Johal
Addictive by Hunterz
Yaadan Teriyan by Rafaqat Ali Khan
Bollywood Act of the Year
Best Female Act
Best Male Act
Best Single UK
Imaginary by Imran Khan
Nazara by Jags Klimax
Lethal Combination by Bilal Saeed
Beparwaiyan by Jaz Dhami
Har Pal by DJ Vix
The Brit Asia TV World Music Awards will take place on October 3, 2015 at the Barclay Card Arena in Birmingham.
Good luck to all the nominees!