TNT | MUSIC | Tura, Dec 09, 2018: 

In yet another musical achievement, a Garo song titled “Walnam Ka•sara Pring- An Ode to Life” by Nokpante has been nominated in the Best Pop song category for the VIMA Music Awards 2018.

It may be mentioned that this is the first time that a Garo song was nominated in the international music awards and this calls for no less than a great celebration.

About Nokpante 

It is an acoustic-folk-pop-experimental-progressive-electro music house. With its Composer/Songwriter based in Tura, Meghalaya, this band is known for songs like Jakgitel-A Prayer for Peace( featured in MTV Indies), Krimkro- Rhythm of the Hills, Winter Blues.

Award winning Composer, Mikhail Marak is the sole member who collaborates with various artists of all genres on various projects and performs with the assembled bands for major events.

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Currently working on his new album, Walnam Ka•sara Pring- An Ode to Life is his latest single.

About VIMA Music Awards 

It is an award platform that serves musicians from India, Indonesia, Thailand, Philippjnes, Singapore, Brunei, Malaysia,Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Myanmar. It is an international Music award with nominations from around the globe. It is arguably Asia’s 1st independent music awards when launched in 2008.

It was informed that the awards require certain promotion online and 20% voting points depends on FB and Instagram stories.

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The voting dates for this category will be announced shortly while the voting for other categories are happening at the moment.

Support your musicians by voting for them  HERE



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