Ikonz had the honour of being invited to the Brit Asia Live Nominations Results Party, a private event for press, artists and the Asian entertainment world. We were there to see first hand the nominees for all the main categories of the Brit Asian TV Awards taking place on October 1st 2011. The event took place at the Aston Villa Football Club on Thursday 25th August. The event saw the announcement of nominees such as Jazzy B, Sukshinder Shinda, JK, Garry Sandhu and many more. The Brit Asia TV Awards will take place on Saturday 1st October at the HMV Apollo in Hammersmith.

Winners will be determined from public voting. Voting can be done online via www.britasia.tv.

And the full list of nominees are:

BEST NEWCOMER:
Garry Sandhu (Sandhu)
KanDman (KanDman)
DJ Harvey (Harvey)
Arjun (Arjun)
GV (GV)

BEST INTERNATIONAL ACT:
Rahat Fateh Ali Khan (Rahat)
Satinder Sartaaj (Sartaaj)
Honey Singh (Honey)
Gurdas Mann (Gurdas)
Sharry Maan (Sharry)

BEST "NON-ASIAN" MUSIC PRODUCER:
Kray Twinz (Twinz)
Steel Banglez (Banglez)
Rude Kid (Rude)
Sukh Knight (Knight)
Naughty Boy (Naughty)

BEST VIDEO:
Sahan To Pyariya (Sahan)
Naag 2 (Naag)
Pumbeeri (Pumbeeri)
Nai Reesa (Reesa)
La La La (Lala)

BEST MALE ACT:
Garry Sandhu (Sandhu)
Jazzy B (Jazzy)
Sukshinder Shinda (Shinda)
Shin DCS (Shin)
JK (JK)

BEST FEMALE ACT:
Kee (Kee)
Nindy Kaur (Nindy)
Preeya Kalidas (Preeya)
Kazz Kumar (Kazz)
Miss Pooja (Pooja)

BEST BAND:
DCS (DCS)
Malkit Singh (Malkit)
En Karma (Karma)
Alaap (Alaap)
Jazzy B (Jazzy)

BEST URBAN ASIAN ACT:
Shizzio (Shizzio)
Raxstar (Raxstar)
The Truth (Truth)
Swami Baracus (Swami)
Roach Killa (Roach)

BEST SINGLE:
Lak 28 (Lak28)
Naag 2 (Naag2)
Moorni (Moorni)
Tere Husan De Maare  (Husan)
Yaar Anmulle (Anmulle)

BEST ALBUM:
The Raj (Raj)
Gabru Panjab Dha (Gabru)
Jadoo (Jadoo)
Singing Between The Lines (Lines)
The Entourage (Entourage)

BEST "ASIAN-MUSIC" PRODUCER:
Sukshinder Shinda (Shinda)
Panjabi MC (Panjabi)
Tru-Skool (Tru)
PBN (PBN)
DJ Sanj (Sanj)

BEST CLUB DJ:
DJ Kayper (Kayper)
Kray Twinz (Twinz)
DJ H (DJH)
DJ Rags (Rags)
Panjabi MC (Panjabi)

BEST ALTERNATIVE ACT:
Sukh Knight (Knight)
Nitin Sawhney (Sawhney)
Nasha Experience (Nasha)
Juttla (Juttla)
Swami (Swami)

BEST SONGWRITER:
Satinder Sartaaj (Sartaaj)
Gurdas Mann (Gurdas)
Jandu Littranwala (Jandu)
L.Devraj Jassal (Devraj)
Jelly Manjitpuri (Jelly)
 

Special Thanks to all the artists who were so great in having their pics taken for Ikonz.

Photo's by Ricky Combo