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Songlines Music Awards 2020 Ceremony

The 2020 Songlines Music Awards ceremony is going virtual and will be broadcast live, free of charge, at 7pm GMT on Sunday December 13. Presented again by Cerys Matthews, we’ll be announcing the nominees & winners in all nine categories, including the two winners still to be revealed: Newcomer and World Pioneer. Plus, we’ll have performances from all of this year’s winning artists including Bassekou Kouyaté, Blick Bassy, Cimarrón, Jambinai, Kefaya + Elaha Soroor, Lankum and Leyla McCalla as well as some very special guests.

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The Songlines Music Awards 2020 playlist

Featuring tracks from all the nominees and winners, the Songlines Music Awards 2020 playlist is now available to listen to on the following platforms:
Apple Music  Deezer  Qobuz  Spotify



Click on all the artist names below for full profiles and album links.

Best Artist

Best Group







The Livelong Day (Rough Trade Records)


Midnight and Closedown (Reveal Records)


World Pioneer & Newcomer Awards

Winners to be revealed at the Songlines Music Awards 2020 ceremony on Sunday December 13 at 7pm. See details above.

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