The Jakarta Post
Singer-songwriter Tulus performs on stage. (situstulus.com/-)
The 20th installment of the Anugerah Musik Indonesia (AMI) Awards was held on Thursday at Garuda Theater in Taman Mini Indonesia Indah, East Jakarta.
This year, singer Tulus reportedly brought home a total of four awards for Best Album, Best Production, Best Soul/R&B/Urban Album and Best Male/Female Soul/R&B/Urban Singer categories. In addition to those four awards, the singer’s record company TulusCompany was also named Best Recording Album Producer for his album Monokrom (Monochrome).
Meanwhile, renowned music composer Erwin Gutawa was recognized as Best Producer/Pop Music Composer for “Sebuah Rasa” (A Feeling) performed by Agnez Mo.
Furthermore, kompas.com reported that Erwin, together with his daughter Gita Gutawa, also won Best Children's Song Composer and Best Children's Song Producer/Music Arranger awards for their collaboration in “Dear Dream.”
The 2017 AMI Awards also recognized three musicians, namely Harry Roesli, Bartje van Houtten and Benny Panjaitan, with Legend Awards. Meanwhile, Fariz RM was given the Lifetime Achievement award. (jes/kes)
Below is a list of some of the winners at the 2017 AMI Awards:
- Best Album: Tulus – Monokrom (Monochrome)
- Best Production: Tulus – Monokrom (Monochrome)
- Best Pop Duo/Group: Gigi – “Adu Domba” (Playing One against Another)
- Best Female Solo Pop Singer: Yura Yunita – "Intuisi" (Intuition)
- Best Male Solo Pop Singer: Anji – "Bidadari tak Bersayap" (Angels without Wings)
- Best Pop Collaboration: GAC & The Overtune – "Senyuman & Harapan" (A Smile and a Hope)
- Best Pop Song Composer: Yura Yunita – "Intuisi" (Intuition)
- Best Pop Producer/Music Arranger: Erwin Gutawa – "Sebuah Rasa" (A Feeling)
- Best Male/Female Soul/R&B/Urban Singer: Tulus – Monokrom (Monochrome)
- Best Soul/R&B/Urban Group/Collaboration: Raisa & Isyana Sarasvati – "Anganku Anganmu" (My Dream, Your Dream)
- Best Soul/R&B/Urban Album: Tulus – Monokrom (Monochrome)
- Best Children's Song Composer: Erwin Gutawa, Gita Gutawa & Ria Leimena
- Best Children's Song Producer/Music Arranger: Erwin Gutawa & Gita Gutawa - "Dear Dream"
- Legend Awards: Harry Roesli, Bartje van Houtten, Benny Panjaitan
- Lifetime Achievement: Fariz RM
- Best Recording Album Producer: TulusCo - Monokrom (Monochrome)