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 AWARDS FOR WORLD MUSIC 2003:  NOMINEES

Nominees

The Awards concert took place on the 24th March 2003

Find below all the nominees and the winners from each category. Read profiles of all the artists. The shortlist was chosen mainly by the delegates at WOMEX, the world music expo in Essen (October 24-27).

In each geographical category the last nominee on the list was selected by producers from the BBC World Service, to highlight local artists who may not yet have an international profile.

Japan
Africa Asia / Pacific Americas

WINNER:
Orchestra Baobab

Bembeya Jazz

Kasse Mady Diabate

Tony Allen


WINNER:
Mahwash & Ensemble Kaboul

Te Vaka

Trilok Gurtu

Alka Yagnik


WINNER:
Los de Abajo

Susana Baca

Yusa

Lila Downs
Europe Middle East Newcomer

WINNER:
Mariza

Ojos de Brujo

Kimmo Pohjonen

Sergey Starostin


WINNER:
Samira Said

Kayhan Kalhor

Omar Faruk Tekbilek

Yair Dalal


WINNER:
Gotan Project

DuOuD

Mariza

Yusa

Boundary Crossing Critics Award World on your Street

WINNER:
Ellika & Solo

Papa Noel & Papi Oviedo

Oi Va Voi

Gotan Project


WINNER:
Orchestra Baobab

Eliza Carthy

Salif Keita

Youssou N'Dour


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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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