Voting for the 2014 Songline Awards is now complete and the nominees have been whittled down into four categories. Sadly
Mulatu Astatke isn't a winner for Best Artists though I must say the competition was tight. Check out the winners below.
Cigdem Aslan (for Mortissa on Asphalt Tango)
(for J Bassekou Kouyate ama Ko on Out Here)
Manu Chao (for Siberie M'Etait Conteee on Because)
Mulatu Astatke (for Sketches of Ethiopia on Jazz Village)
Clannad (for Nadur on ARC Music)
Los Desterrados (for Dos Amantes on Enkalador)
R.U.T.A. (for Na Vschod on Karrot Kommando)
Tamikrest (for Chatma on Glitterbeat)
Dizraeli and The Small Gods (for Moving in the Dark on ECC Records)
Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita (for Clychau Dibon on Astar Artes)
Monoswezi (for The Village on Riverboat Records/World Music Network)
Fanfara Tirana Meets Transglobal Underground (for Kabatronics on World Village)
Family Atlantica (for Family Atlantica on Soundway)
Monsieur Doumani (for Grippy Grappa on Monsieur Doumani)
Will Pound (for A Cut Above on Lulubug Records)
We Banjo 3 (for Roots of the Banjo Tree on We Banjo 3)
Plus make sure to catch our interview with Mulatu in Issue 3 of Ethio Beauty Magazine.
Let us know your thoughts on the final results in the comment box below.
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