Songlines Music Awards: 2018

Now in their tenth year, the Songlines Music Awards recognise the abundance of musical talent across the world that has been featured in Songlines magazine. For details of winners to date, check out the links above, and see our Songlines Music Awards 2016 winners' concert video below.

Voting for the 2018 Awards is now open. From a shortlist of the Top of the World albums throughout 2017 (issues #125 to #134 inclusive) you can vote for the Best Artist and Best Group award winners.

WOMADSimilar to last year's awards, we now also have five geographical categories based on the CD reviews sections in Songlines: Africa & Middle East; Americas; Europe; Asia & South Pacific and Fusion.

From albums reviewed throughout 2017, Songlines contributors will decide on four nominees from each of these five categories (announced April 6), with the eventual winners crowned on May 11 in the June 2018 issue (#13).

All Songlines readers & public voters will automatically be entered into a prize draw to win one of three pairs of tickets to WOMAD Charlton Park 2018 (July 26-29). Ten runners-up will also receive a copy of the Songlines Music Awards 2017 compilation album.

Don't delay - have your say and be part of the Songlines Music Awards now.

The deadline for voting is midnight (GMT) on January 31, 2018.

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Songlines Music Awards 2016 Winners' Concert

Songlines Music Awards 2017 CD

Featuring 20 tracks from the nominees in the five geographical categories, the Songlines Music Awards 2017 compilation album is now available on CD exclusively from:

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