Mukesh, Kishore Kumar had the highest win during 70's winning the award 3 times each. Incidentally, Kishore Kumar's all nominated songs were from a single movie, Sharaabi. For building the entire narrative through his singing of Heer. For his extraordinary rendering of a raga celebrating the all pervasive power of music. For his superb capacity to render a variety of moods by means of a rich and melodious voice, which is capable of delineating both the range and depth of human emotions. For the deeply felt emotional resonance and a haunting lilt that evokes the thematic ambience of the film. Coincidentally, the songs for which Kumar Sanu won the awards, their music also won the Filmfare Award for Best Music Director . National Film Award For Best Male Playback Singer - Winners. Kishore Kumar won the award four times in a row from 1983 to 1986. He has garnered six National Film Awards for Best Male Playback Singer for his works in four different languages; Kannada, Telugu, Tamil, and Hindi; twenty five Andhra Pradesh state Nandi Awards for his works towards Telugu cinema, numerous other state awards from Karnataka and Tamil Nadu. Best Screenplay Writer (Adapted): Bhavesh Mandalia and Umesh Shukla for 'Oh My God' Best Dialogue: Anjali Menon for Ustad Hotel (Malayalam) Best … Mukesh is the only playback singer who won this award posthumously (1977). 1922), National Film Award For Best Male Playback Singer. For the vivacity and mellifluous rendering of the theme song, giving full and meaningful expression to the lyric. For a heartwarming rendition of the song. Although the Filmfare Awards started in 1954, awards for the best playback singer category started in 1959. For the song to honour his soulful rendition of this beautiful Rahman melody with imaging modulation. For bringing playback singing a rare depth of emotion adorned by his command of classical idiom. They claim membership in two imaginary parties, the Republicans and the Democrats, instead.”—Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. (b. For his melodious rendering of the title song. Mukesh has won this award four times. For a wonderful range of voice and the sense of rhythm imparted to the songs rendered, by him. Note: The category for Best Playback Singer was established in 1959, and until 1967 both male and female singers used to compete for a single award. Kumar Sanu dominated the 1990s with most 5 consecutive wins from 1990 to 1995. For his soulful rendition reflecting the agony of unfulfilled emotions. Files are available under licenses specified on their description page. National Film Awards 2019: Full winners list The 66th National Film Awards were announced in New Delhi on August 9. The people don’t acknowledge this. Its other two wins were in the categories of choreography and costume design. Media in category "Winners of National Film Award for Best Male Playback Singer, India" This category contains only the following file. Udit Narayan, Sonu Nigam and Shaan sharing 2 awards among each other in 2000s. Himesh Reshammiya became the first music director to win this award in 2006. Best Female Playback Singer: Samhita for 'Palakein Naa Moon Don' song from 'Aarti Anklekartikekar' (Marathi) Best Screenplay Writer (Original): Sujoy Ghosh for Kahaani. For his melodious rendering of the heartwarming song. From inception of the category through 1967, both the female and male singers used to compete for a single award, after which separate categories were created for female and male singers … For his superb rendering of devotional songs keeping in tune with the subject matter of the film.