Songlines Music Awards 2019 | Songlines

Songlines Music Awards 2019

We’re thrilled to announce the winners of the Songlines Music Awards – now in their 11th year. These awards aim to showcase some of the remarkable artists from around the world that we’ve covered in the magazine. Below you will discover the winners of our five geographical categories and also the Best Artist, Best Group, Newcomer and World Pioneer awards, which were announced at the awards ceremony on Saturday November 30 at London's EartH. Hosted by Cerys Matthews, the ceremony featured performances from a selection of winners and nominees including Mariza, Fatoumata Diawara, Seckou Keita, Gaye Su Akyol and Monsieur Doumani. 

Listen to the special Songlines Music Awards podcast

Jo Frost and Simon Broughton (Songlines magazine’s editor and editor in chief) announce and play music by the winners in the five geographical categories in the Songlines Music Awards 2019:

The 2019 Awards album

Featuring 20 tracks from all nominees in the five geographical categories, the Songlines Music Awards 2019 compilation album is now available to order from Amazon.

Africa & Middle East


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