Among the news that has been much talked about in the past few days has been about the winners of the Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival Awards. The stars have been sharing their gratitude on social media and their pride on the honour. Among the recipients was Adnan Sami who was honoured for “Outstanding Contribution in Music Industry”.
Sharing a photo of the award, which he termed a 'prestigious', the singer-music composer wrote that he was 'delighted' with the award. He conveyed his gratitude to the film festival and termed it as a ‘beautiful honour.’
The award was the second that made headlines for Adnan after being feliciitated with the Padma Shri last year.
In the last year, Adnan Sami had one major release, Tu Yaad Aaya, which had been termed as his ‘comeback’. And it
lived up to the expectations, generations over 31 million views on YouTube, and winning praise from fans.
Adnan is known for delivering chartbusters, many in his own album like Lift Karadey, Tera Chehra, popular film albums like Lucky and hits like Bhar Do Jholi Meri.
Dadasaheb Phalke Award recipients
Among the others who were honoured by the Dadasaheb Phalke Film Festival included Kay Kay Menon, Kiara Advani, Nora Fatehi, Bobby Deol, Sushmita Sen, among others. Even late actor Sushant Singh Rajput was awarded posthumously for his contribution to cinema.