Folk Awards 2015 - The Winners!
- This year’s Lifetime Achievement awards will be given to legendary musician Yusuf / Cat Stevens and Grammy Award-winning artist Loudon Wainwright III.
- This year's inductee into the Radio 2 Folk Awards Hall of Fame will be the legendary Ewan MacColl. The Hall of Fame exists to recognise the special contribution of an individual to the world of folk music; someone whose impact and influence has had a lasting impression.
- Meredydd Evans is the 2015 recipient of The Good Tradition Award. The award is given to a person, group or organisation for their contribution to the preservation, dissemination and continuance/progression of traditional music over a number of years.
|BEST DUO WINNERS - Josienne Clarke & Ben Walker|
|Josienne Clarke & Ben Walker|
|O’Hooley & Tidow|
|Greg Russell & Ciaran Algar|
|Chris While & Julie Matthews|
|BEST TRADITIONAL TRACK WINNER - Samhradh Samhradh – The Gloaming|
|Bedlam – Stick In The Wheel|
|Handsome Molly – The Furrow Collective|
|Manus Mo Rùin – Cruinn|
|Samhradh Samhradh – The Gloaming|
|HORIZON AWARD WINNERS - The Rails|
|Stick In The Wheel|
|BEST ORIGINAL SONG WINNERS - Swim To The Star – Peggy Seeger/Calum MacColl (performed by Peggy Seeger)|
|Swim To The Star – Peggy Seeger/Calum MacColl (performed by Peggy Seeger)|
|The Necklace Of Wrens – Michael Hartnett (performed by The Gloaming)|
|The Pitmen Poets – Jez Lowe|
|The Spider And The Wolf – Paul Simmonds (performed by Naomi Bedford)|
| BBC RADIO 2 YOUNG FOLK AWARD WINNERS - Talisk|
|MUSICIAN OF THE YEAR WINNER - Sam Sweeney|
|BEST ALBUM WINNER - Tincian by 9Bach|
|Fair Warning – The Rails|
|Nothing Can Bring Back The Hour – Josienne Clarke & Ben Walker|
|Sweet Visitor – Nancy Kerr|
|The Moral Of The Elephant – Martin & Eliza Carthy|
|Tincian – 9Bach|
|BEST GROUP WINNERS - The Young 'Uns|
|The Furrow Collective|
|The Young ‘Uns|
|FOLK SINGER OF THE YEAR WINNER - Nancy Kerr|