Ashley McBryde, Brothers Osborne and extra are among the many nominees for the 2022 Country Music Affiliation Worldwide Awards, which acknowledge artists and music trade executives who’ve impacted the expansion and promotion of nation music within the world market. The nominees are voted on by a panel of U.S.-based professionals with data of the worldwide nation music trade.
“I’m thrilled to be honoring these deserving worldwide companions as we proceed to see sustained nation music progress globally,” says Sarah Trahern, CMA CEO, by way of a press release. “At our core, we exist to develop nation music the world over, and every of those nominees has been an instrumental drive in serving to us additional that mission by elevating and celebrating nation music across the globe in their very own territories. I can’t wait to have fun every of them within the coming months!”
“All of our worldwide award nominees have labored passionately and diligently in worldwide markets for years,” says Milly Olykan, vp, worldwide relations and growth, by way of a press release. “Nation music has a tremendous neighborhood of trade executives all over the world, and every of those people have performed a serious half in constructing and persevering with these relationships. They’re all ambassadors and representatives for our style, and we’re grateful for his or her data, experience and friendship.”
Voting for the 2022 CMA Worldwide Awards is open now by Monday, Sept. 26. Winners can be introduced later this yr.
2022 CMA Worldwide Awards Nominees:
Jo Walker Meador worldwide award
This award acknowledges excellent achievement by a person in advocating and supporting nation music’s advertising growth in territories exterior america.
- Phil Barton (Australia – Liz Rose Music)
- Bobbi Boyce (U.Ok. – previously with CMA)
- Brad Turcotte (U.S. – 615 Leverage + Technique)
Rob Potts worldwide stay music development award
This award acknowledges excellent achievements by a person who has made necessary contributions to the stay music trade by extending efficiency alternatives and constructing stay audiences for nation music exterior of america.
- Brooke Dunford (Canada – Republic Dwell)
- Nigel Hassler (U.Ok. – CAA)
- Susan Heymann (Australia – Frontier Touring/Chugg Leisure)
- Adam Oppenheim (Canada – Stampede Leisure)
- Chris York (U.Ok. – SJM Concert events)
Wesley Rose worldwide media achievement award
This award acknowledges excellent achievements within the media as they relate to nation music exterior of america.
- Steven Banks (Canada – ET Canada)
- Bob Shennan (U.Ok. – BBC)
- Charlotte Thompson (Canada – Crimson Umbrella P.R.)
- Richard Wilkins (Australia – NINE Community Australia)
Worldwide artist achievement award
This award acknowledges excellent achievement by a United States-based artist who has demonstrated essentially the most important artistic progress, growth and promotion of the nation music trade exterior of america throughout the eligibility interval.
- Lindsay Ell
- Ashley McBryde
- Brothers Osborne
- Tenille Townes
Worldwide nation broadcaster award
This award acknowledges excellent achievement by a radio broadcaster or syndicated radio reporter exterior america who has made necessary contributions for the event of nation music in his/her nation.
- Chris Stevens (U.Ok. – previously with CountryLine (Chris Nation))
- Joakim Richardson (Sweden – Go Nation)
- Justin Thomson (Australia – KIX Nation)
Jeff Walker world nation artist award
This award acknowledges excellent achievements by a rustic music artist signed exterior of america. The artist will need to have furthered the recognition of nation music in addition to introduced consideration to the nation music format of their international primarily based territory.
- Kaylee Bell (New Zealand)
- Ilse DeLange (The Netherlands)
- Dallas Smith (Canada)The Wolfe Brothers (Australia)