Screen Award for Best Music Director

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The Screen Award for Best Music Director is chosen by a distinguished panel of judges from the Indian Bollywood film industry and the winners are announced in January. Frequent winners include A. R. Rahman (5 times), Pritam (4 times), Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy (3 times), Anu Malik, Rajesh Roshan and Nadeem-Shravan (2 times each). A.R.Rahman (2008–10) has won the award thrice in a row.

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Winners

YearMusic DirectorFilm
1995 R.D. Burman 1942: A Love Story
1996 Rajesh Roshan Karan Arjun
1997 Nadeem-Shravan Raja Hindustani
1998 Nadeem-Shravan Pardes
1999 Jatin-Lalit Kuch Kuch Hota Hai
2000 A. R. Rahman Taal
2001 Rajesh Roshan Kaho Naa... Pyaar Hai
2002 Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy Dil Chahta Hai
2003 Ismail Darbar Devdas
2004 Anu Malik
Himesh Reshammiya
LOC Kargil
Tere Naam
2005 Anu Malik Main Hoon Na
2006 Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy Bunty Aur Babli
2007 Vishal Bhardwaj Omkara
2008 A. R. Rahman Guru
2009 A. R. Rahman Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na
2010 A. R. Rahman Delhi 6
2011 Sajid-Wajid
Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy
Dabangg
My Name Is Khan
2012 A. R. Rahman Rockstar
2013 Pritam Chakraborty Barfi!
2014 Pritam Chakraborty Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani
2015 Mithoon & Ankit Tiwari Ek Villain
2016 Amaal Mallik, Ankit Tiwari, Meet Bros Anjjan Roy
2017 Pritam Chakraborty Ae Dil Hai Mushkil
2018 Pritam Chakraborty Dangal
2019 Amit Trivedi Manmarziyaan

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