Staff Reporters
Jun 19, 2019

Silver for India, bronze for Japan in Entertainment Lions for Music

2019 Cannes Lions winners, Entertainment Lions for Music: Grey India and Hakuhodo win the only awards among APAC agencies.

P&G and Grey India's 'Barbershop girls'
P&G and Grey India's 'Barbershop girls'

The Entertainment Lions for Music didn't leave many in Asia singing a happy tune, as only two pieces of work from the region were feted Tuesday night at Cannes Lions 2019.

The APAC winners were:

TITLE CLIENT PRODUCT ENTRANT / IDEA CREATION COUNTRY AWARD
THE BARBERSHOP GIRLS: SHAVING STEREOTYPES P&G GILLETTE GREY INDIA, Mumbai INDIA Silver  Lion
SOUND-FREE CONCERT JAPAN PHILHARMONIC CLASSIC MUSIC HAKUHODO INC., Tokyo / TBWA\HAKUHODO INC., Tokyo JAPAN Bronze Lion

The category yielded a total of 14 awards globally, with a Grand Prix going—deservedly so—to Doomsday Entertainment for Childish Gambino's incendiary and inspired music video, 'This is America'.

See all our Cannes Lions 2019 award coverage.

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