Indianapolis: Patiala’s Jeet Kaur (supported by Sahib Mehndi Artist) and Punjabi folk singer United Kingdom born Gurj Sidhu (supported by Angel Records) were voted the best female and male singers, respectively, in the U.K. Bhangra Awards 2017 at the luxurious Regency Banqueting Suite, Birminghamin. Gurj Sidhu earned his second award as his album –– Sentimental Value — was adjudged the Best Album, supported by by Panoramic Moments.
Birmingham. Hunterz, supported by Tropical FM TV, was declared the best urban singer.
Jeet Kaur hails from Jasso-Majra in the Patiala District.
She completed her B.A degree at J.L.N College Mandi Gobindgarh, Master’s (Hindi litrature) in Punjab University Patiala, BA degree in Education at Punjab College Chunni Klan. Jeet’s inspiration of singing is Lata Mangeshkar ji and Surinder Kaur ji. ‘
Tubsy Dholki Walla of Birmingham (UK), supported by Asian World, was presented the Best Musician Award.
Danish Punjabi singer/dancer/actress Anita Hjorth Lerche, supported by PTC Punjabi, was crowned as the Best International artist (briefly already reported).
Winners at UK Bhangra Awards 2017
BEST PUBLICATION: Supported by Regency Banq. Suite – Jagatwani.
BEST WEBSITE: Supported by SYNG Beard Co. – BhangraCentral.com.
BEST RADIO PRESENTER: Supported by Alams Lounge – Pradeep Chana (Radio Panj).
BEST TV PRESENTER: Supported by Haireal- Jagdeep Rainu (Kanshi TV)
BEST DJ ROADSHOW: Supported by Trusted Asian Guide –Birmingham Crew DJ’s.
BEST DHOL GROUP: Supported by UK44 TV -Team Dips.
BEST DANCE GROUP: Supported by Bulldog Energy Drink – Dhamak Punjabna Di.
BEST MELA: Supported by Tandoori Lounge – Glasgow Mela.
BEST SONGWRITER: Supported by Jagatwani – Balkar Laltonwala.
BEST MUSIC PRODUCER: Supported by M:Science SMS – Kaos Productions.
BEST MUSICIAN: Supported by Asian World – Tubsy Dholki Walla.
BEST MUSIC GROUP: Supported by Unit 8 -The Live Crew.
BEST RECORD LABEL: Supported by Jay Johal – Angel Records.
BEST VIDEO PRODUCER: Supported by Josh Photography -Filmlore (Sunny Dhinsey).
BEST MUSIC VIDEO: Supported by Kanshi TV – Gurj Sidhu – Deep Obsession.
BEST SINGLE: Supported by Birmingham Crew DJs -Kadam Verma ft Preet Hundal – Billo Ni.
BEST ALBUM: Supported by Panoramic Moments –Gurj Sidhu – Sentimental Value.
BEST NEWCOMER: Supported by BhangraTrophy.co.uk –Brotherhood Group.
BEST FEMALE SINGER: Supported by SAHIB Mehndi Artist – Jeet Kaur.
BEST MALE SINGER: Supported by Angel Records — Gurj Sidhu.
BEST URBAN SINGER: Supported by Tropical FM TV – Hunterz.
BEST INTERNATIONAL ARTIST: Supported by PTC Punjabi — Anita Lerche (Denmark).
SPECIAL CONTRIBUTION AWARD: Supported by AV2Rent – Balwinder Bhatti & Purdy Bhogal.
LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD : Supported by KTC –Muhammad Ayyub MBE.