Awards Nominees & Winners 2016


UK Album of The Year

What Kind of Love – Danny & The Champions of the World (produced by Chris Clarke and Danny George Wilson)

Searching for the Supertruth -The Dreaming Spires (produced by The Dreaming Spires)
The Toerag Sessions – Emily Barker (produced by Liam Watson)
If I Was – The Staves (produced by Justin Vernon)

International Album of the Year

Blackbirds – Gretchen Peters (produced by Doug Lancio, Gretchen Peters & Barry Walsh)

Something More Than Free – Jason Isbell (produced by Dave Cobb)
Pageant Material – Kacey Musgraves (produced by Luke Laird, Shane McAnally and Kacey Musgraves)
Introducing Cale Tyson – Cale Tyson (produced by Cale Tyson)

UK Artist of the Year

Danny & The Champions of The World

Bear’s Den
The Dreaming Spires
Lewis & Leigh

International Artist of the Year

Jason Isbell

The Bros. Landreth
Gretchen Peters
Sturgill Simpson

UK Song of the Year

Clear Water – Danny & The Champions of the World (written by Danny George Wilson and Paul Lush

Agape – Bear’s Den (written by Andrew Davie, Kevin Jones and Johannes Refsdal))
Rubble – Lewis & Leigh (written by Al Lewis and Alva Leigh)
Black & White – The Staves (written by The Staves)

International Song of the Year

Blackbirds – Gretchen Peters (written by Gretchen Peters and Ben Glover)

24 Frames – Jason Isbell (written by Jason Isbell)
All These Dreams – Andrew Combs (written by Andrew Combs and Jabe Beyer)
American Middle Class – Angeleena Presley (written by Angeleena Presley)

UK Instrumentalist of the Year

BJ Cole

Joseph Bennett
Spencer Cullum Jr
Paul Lush