Congratulations to all the Sony Music Entertainment Australia Aria & Artisan Award Nominees for 2019

Congratulations to all the Sony Music Entertainment Australia Aria & Artisan Award Nominees for 2019

TONES AND I SECURES EIGHT NOMINATIONS 
FOR HER FIRST ARIA AWARDS

 

Congratulations to all the Sony Music Entertainment Australia Aria & Artisan Award Nominees for 2019

 

At the ARIA Season Launch this morning at the Art Gallery of NSW, nominations were announced for all categories for the 2019 ARIA Awards in partnership with YouTube Music. Thewinners will be revealed at The Star Event Centre Sydney on Wednesday, 27th November 2019, with the awards ceremony to be broadcast on the NINE Network, hosted by Guy Sebastian.  

Sony Music Entertainment Australia is thrilled to announce the below Sony Music artist and artisan award nominations for 2019.

Leading the tally with eight nominations is the Byron Bay Singer/Songwriter, Tones And I.

The ARIA Awards for Best Video and Song of the Year will be presented this year by YouTube Music. The public will have the chance to have their say about the winners directly in Google Search. Fans simply need to search ‘ARIA Vote’ and follow the prompts to make their selection for the ARIA Award for Best Video presented by YouTube Music. They will also be able to vote for Song Of The Year presented by YouTube Music nominees. Aussie music fans can vote once per day, per category, when signed into their Google Account, up until 11:59pm, 20th November
 
Also returning this year is the opportunity for music fans to decide an ARIA winner exclusively via Twitter for the Best International Artist category. Fans can start voting for their favourite International Artist at 11pm AEDT today by heading to Twitter and using the following hashtags for their Sony Music Artists: #ARIAsGeorgeEzra #ARIAsKhalid #ARIAsPink #ARIAsTravisScott

 

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www.ariaawards.com.au  


2019 ARIA AWARD NOMINATED ARTISTS 
Winners to be announced Wednesday, 27th November, The Star, Sydney
Album Of The Year
RÜFÜS DU SOL – Solace (Rose Avenue Records/Sony Music Australia) 
Best Male Artist
Guy Sebastian – Choir (Sony Music Australia)  
Best Female Artist
Amy Shark – Mess Her Up (Wonderlick Recording Company)
Jessica Mauboy – Little Things (Sony Music Australia)
Tones And I – Dance Monkey (Bad Batch Records/Sony Music)
Best Dance Release
Peking Duk & Jack River – Sugar (Sony Music Australia)
RÜFÜS DU SOL – Solace (Rose Avenue Records/Sony Music Australia) 
Best Group
RÜFÜS DU SOL – Solace (Rose Avenue Records/Sony Music Australia)
 Breakthrough Artist
Tones And I – Dance Monkey (Bad Batch Records/Sony Music)
Best Pop Release
Amy Shark – Mess Her Up (Wonderlick Recording Company)
Guy Sebastian – Choir (Sony Music Australia)
Tones And I – Dance Monkey (Bad Batch Records/Sony Music) 
Best Hip Hop Release
Illy – Then What (Sony Music Australia)  
Best Soul/R&B Release
Tash Sultana – Can’t Buy Happiness (Lonely Lands Records/Sony Music Australia)
Best Independent Release
Tones And I – The Kids Are Coming (Bad Batch Records/Sony Music)
 Best Rock Album
Holy Holy – My Own Pool Of Light (Wonderlick Recording Company)
Midnight Oil – Armistice Day: Live at The Domain, Sydney (Sony Music Australia)
Best Adult Contemporary Album
Samantha Jade – The Magic of Christmas (Sony Music Australia)
The Paper Kites – On The Corner Where You Live (Wonderlick Recording Company) 
 Best Hard Rock/Heavy Metal Album
Northlane – Alien (UNFD) 

PUBLIC VOTED AWARDS 
Best Video presented by YouTube Music
Guy Sebastian – Choir (Sony Music Australia)
Jessica Mauboy – Little Things (Sony Music Australia)
Tones And I – Dance Monkey (Bad Batch Records/Sony Music Australia)  
Best Australian Live Act
Amy Shark – Amy Shark Australian Tour (Wonderlick Recording Company)
Gang Of Youths – Say Yes To Life Tour (Mosy Recordings/Sony Music)
Midnight Oil – Midnight Oil (Sony Music Australia)
Peking Duk – Peking Duk’s Biggest Tour Ever… So Far (Sony Music Australia)  
Song Of The Year presented by YouTube Music
Amy Shark – Mess Her Up (Wonderlick Recording Company)
Guy Sebastian – Choir (Sony Music Australia)
Ocean Alley – Confidence (The Orchard)
Tones and I – Dance Monkey (Bad Batch Records/Sony Music) 
Best International Artist
George Ezra – Staying At Tamara’s (COL/SME)
Khalid – Free Spirit (RCA/SME)
P!nk – Hurts 2B Human (RCA/SME)
Travis Scott – Astroworld (SME) 

ARTISAN AWARDS
Engineer Of The Year
Konstantin Kersting for Tones And I – Dance Monkey (Bad Batch Records/Sony Music)
Producer Of The Year
Konstantin Kersting for Tones And I – Dance Monkey (Bad Batch Records/Sony Music)
 
FINE ARTS AWARDS
Best Original Soundtrack or Musical Theatre Cast Album
Gang Of Youths – MTV Unplugged (Live in Melbourne) (Mosy Recordings/Sony Music)

Stay tuned for more exciting announcements about the 2019 ARIA Awards in partnership with YouTube Music.