In the music categories, the competition for the best Music Direction (IIFA 2017), is between Pritam for “Ae Dil Hai Mushkil“, Amaal Malik and Rochak Kohli for “M.S. Dhoni...” and Amit Trivedi for “Udta Punjab“;

Pritam: Aye Dil Hai Mushkil

Amaal Malik: MS Dhoni

Amit Trivedi: Udta Punjab