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 AWARDS FOR WORLD MUSIC 2003:  AUDIENCE AWARD

The Audience Award

One of the main awards was decided by you the audience and the winners of this category are TerraFolk. A huge thanks to all those who contributed to this award. See the wide-ranging list of nominations and comments on the left below.

Visit the Awards for World Music homepage to discover the best music on the planet in 8 other categories.

TerraFolk
YOUR NOMINEES TOP FOUR NOMINATIONS

A.R.Rahman
Alka Yagnik
Amadou et Mariam
Anouar Brahem
Baaba Maal
Badmarsh and Shri
Baka Beyond
Bembeya Jazz
Bob Brozman
Cachaito Lopez
Cara Dillon
Cheikh Lo
Dhafer Youssef
Djelimady Tounkara
Djivan Gasparyan
Eddie Palmieri
Edith Lefel
Eliseo Parra
Eliza Carthy
Ellika and Solo
Faiz Ali Faiz
Femi Kuti
Gaiteiros de Lisboa
Ghalia & Timnaa
Gjallarhorn
Gotan Project
Issa Bagayogo
Hukwe Zawose
Iva Bittova
Javier Ruibal
Kamel Nitrate
Kando Bongo Man
Kimmo Pohjonen
Kim Young-Ja
Khaled
Kristi Stassinopoulou
La Bottine Souriante
Lila Downs
Los de Abajo
Madredeus
Mahotella Queens
Manu Chao
Mari Boyne
Mariza
Martin Carthy
Mary Gauthier
Natasha Atlas
Oi Va Voi
Ojos de Brujo
Oliver Mtukudzi
Omar Faruk Tekbilek
One Giant Leap
Orchestra Baobab
Oysterband
Papa Noel & Papi Oviedo
Praying For The Rain
Rachid Taha
Rokia Traoré
Sahotas
Sainkho Namtchylak
Salif Keita
Sekouba Bambino
Seize The Day
Sergey Starostin
Souad Massi
Susana Baca
Tarkan
Tarika
Tata Pound
Te Vaka
TerraFolk
The Be Good Tanyas
Trilok Gurtu
U-cef
Vardos
Värttinä
Yair Dalal
Youssou N'Dour
Zakir Hussain


Here are the bands who were voted onto the final shortlist. Click on each name to read more about them and click on the 'listen' icon to hear a selected track from each band. A large selection of your comments can be found by clicking on the list to the left.

TerraFolk
Oi Va Voi
Te Vaka
Seize The Day


Prize winners:

The following names were chosen at random from all of you who entered the first round of nominations in the Audience Award. Each of these people will receive their choice of a pair of tickets to the Poll Winners' Concert on March 24th or a two-volume set of The Rough Guide to World Music.

Lyz Cooper
Antoinette Fawcett
Joy Gladstone
Laura Hall
Ashley Harrington
Terence Long
Laura Mereseger
Kate Secker-Walker
Robert Yule
Peter Bacon


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NOMINEES:

Alka Yagnik

Bembeya Jazz

DuOuD

Eliza Carthy

Ellika and Solo

Gotan Project

Kasse Mady Diabaté

Kayhan Kalhor

Kimmo Pohjonen

Lila Downs

Los de Abajo

Mahwash and Ensemble Kaboul

Mariza

Oi Va Voi

Ojos de Brujo

Omar Faruk Tekbilek

Orchestra Baobab

Papa Noel and Papi Oviedo

Salif Keita

Samira Said

Sergey Starostin

Susana Baca

Te Vaka

Tony Allen

Trilok Gurtu

Yair Dalal

Youssou N'Dour

Yusa


OUR PARTNERS:

fRoots magazine

The Rough Guide to World Music

Serious International Music Producers

Songlines Magazine

WOMEX

BBC Asian Network

BBC World Service

BBC London Live

OTHER LINKS:

Worldbeat at Radio Wales

Mondomix

Ocean Music Venue




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