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Songlines Music Awards 2021 Ceremony

This year’s Songlines Music Awards ceremony took place as a free virtual event on Sunday, December 12. Presented by BBC 6Music's Cerys Matthews, and featuring performances from all of this year’s individual category winners, including Ayom, Jake Blount, Bab L’ Bluz, Damir Imamović, Khusugtun, Liraz and Siti Muharam, the event also heralded the unveiling of the victors of our esteemed Newcomer and World Pioneer categories – Alostmen and Omara Portuondo.

padding-right:The Songlines Music Awards 2021 Playlist

Featuring tracks from all the nominees, the Songlines Music Awards 2021 playlist is now available to listen to on Apple Music, Deezer, QobuzSpotify

Africa & Middle East


Siti Muharam

Siti of Unguja: Romance Revolution on Zanzibar (On the Corner Records)


Kronos Quartet

Long Time Passing: Kronos Quartet and Friends Celebrate Pete Seeger (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings)

Asia & Pacific


Sorousian (Wantok Musik)



Mariza Canta Amália (Warner Music Portugal)


Best Artist

Best Group

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