The annual Austin Music Awards presented by The Austin Chronicle honor the very best of Austin’s thriving local music scene each year during SXSW. Our 2018 Awards show will demonstrate the power of showcasing music and technology together, bringing to life a breathtaking, immersive live music experience like nothing you have ever seen. The awards acknowledge the important role that administrators play in ensuring that music programs thrive.
Every year we look to make this event more and more beneficial to Carolina artists and to support the great music created right here in the Carolinas. This was the first time in more than 15 years that the Oscar winner and three-time Billboard Music Award winner performed at an awards show.
Of those nominees, only Drake and the Chainsmokers attended the Billboard Awards. Television music was well represented by cues from 11.22.63 (by Alex Heffes) and Bosch (by Jesse Voccia); the video game music world came out to play with an otherworldly performance of Austin Wintory’s score from Abzu.
Acara Billboard Music Award pertama digelar pada tahun 1989 dan malam penganugrahaan dilakukan pada bulan Desember. The singer picked up 13 gongs on the night – making him the first artist to win that number of awards in one year. In her Icon Award acceptance speech, Cher proudly boasted that she had turned 71 the day before.
The recipient of the Presser Graduate Music Award shall be a returning graduate student who has demonstrated superb musical talent with emphasis in one or more of these areas: performance, composition, musicology, music education. In a short-but-sweet speech to accept the award from presenter Gwen Stefani, Cher was modest about her career success — but saved one boast for her incredible body.