Nominees ended up also discovered in groups which include the Jo Walker-Meador international award (which honors exceptional accomplishment by an unique supporting state music’s promoting advancement outdoors of the U.S.) the Wesley Rose intercontinental media accomplishment award the international place broadcaster award and the Jeff Walker world region artist award.
This yr, the CMA released a new group, the Rob Potts worldwide are living new music progression award, which recognizes an individual’s major contributions to the reside new music marketplace as a result of serving to to construct live audiences for state music outside the United States. The award is named right after the late Australian supervisor, promoter and CMA Board member Potts, whose career spanned much more than 30 yrs, paving the way for Australian artists like Tommy Emmanuel, Morgan Evans and Keith City.
Individuals suitable to obtain the award consist of promoters, booking brokers, expertise prospective buyers, competition and venue bookers and other live songs business specialists.
CMA CEO Sarah Trahern pointed out in a statement, “We are delighted to honor those people in the industry who have been instrumental in carrying state tunes ahead into territories outside the house of the United States as this year’s CMA Worldwide Awards nominees. And we are specifically thrilled to be adding a new award to the slate this 12 months recognizing all those precisely in the reside music industry cultivating and growing region music’s arrive at. A legitimate pioneer in the style, couple persons exemplified this much more than Rob Potts. He was a driving pressure in our initiatives to extend state songs internationally, and I am energized we are ready to honor individuals pursuing in Rob’s footsteps.”
The awards are voted on by CMA’s global users and the awards are introduced to the personal winners as the possibility presents by itself. There is no formal awards ceremony.
Here’s the total checklist of nominees for the 2021 CMA Worldwide Awards.
Rob Potts international are living tunes improvement award:
Michael Chugg (Australia – Chugg Enjoyment and Chugg Music)
Sina Corridor (Germany – Semmel Concert events Amusement GmbH)
Nigel Hassler (U.K. – CAA)
Sigve Prestnes (Norway – Stageway Expertise)
Troy Vollhoffer (Canada – Premier World Manufacturing, State Thunder Tunes Festivals and Major Valley Jamboree)
Jo Walker-Meador global award:
Ilse DeLange (The Netherlands – Artist, founder of Spark Records, Firefly Publishing and Tuckerville Festival)
Tracy Martin (Canada – The Core Enjoyment)
Natalie Waller (Australia – ABC Audio and Functions)
Chris York (U.K.– SJM Live shows, State to Region Festival U.K.)
Wesley Rose global media achievement award:
Mathias Bridfelt (Sweden – SVT)
Saniel Marriner (Australia – CMT Australia)
Ricky Marshall (U.K.– BBC Radio 2)
Charlotte Thompson (Canada – Red Umbrella P.R.)
Worldwide artist accomplishment award:
Dan + Shay
Global region broadcaster award:
Dayna Bourgoin (Canada – Pure State Radio/Bell Media)
Rita Jernquist (Sweden – Sveriges Radio P4)
Baylen Leonard (U.K. – Absolute Radio Nation/Bauer Radio Restricted)
Justin Thomson (Australia – KIX Country/Grant Broadcasters)
Jeff Walker world region artist award:
Jill Johnson (Sweden)
Brett Kissel (Canada)
The Shires (U.K.)
The Wolfe Brothers (Australia)