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Radio 2 Folk Awards 2018
5 Apr 2017, Royal Albert Hall
Radio 2 Folk Awards 2017
Eight moments that defined the Folk Awards 2017
From Tony Blackburn revealing his rock star past, to Shirley Collins returning to the stage - the Folk Awards had it all.
Watch the videos
All the performances from this year's celebration of folk music and the people who love it.
The Best Photos
Stunning images from a wonderful evening of music.
Folk Awards in 2 Minutes
A whistle-stop tour around the 2017 Folk Awards
Get the full rundown on who walked away with this year's trophies.
Simon Mayo Drivetime: Live from the Folk Awards
Fara and Billy Bragg are just some of the acts who popped in to say hello before the awards.
A rare live UK performance from this legendary guitarist.
After a three decade absence, Shirley wows the folk faithful.
Billy Bragg sings a haunting rendition of 'I Ain't Got No Home' to honour Woody Guthrie
The Ballads of Child Migration
Heartbreaking songs highlighting the history of forced migration.
A natural storyteller, Al showcases his specific brand of historical folk-rock.
Beautiful vocals and ferocious fiddles from Orkney.
Afro Celt Sound System
Bringing carnival vibes to the Royal Albert Hall
More Folk Awards highlights
10 Woody Guthrie covers you need to hear
Gaga, Dolly, Springsteen and more - Discover the enduring influence of our 2017 Hall of Fame inductee!
Closing the show with a rousing performance
10 celebs you didn't know were folk fans
We reveal the star names who LOVE folk music.
Performing this year's Best Traditional Track
Young Folk Award
Kathryn Tickell introduces performances from the four nominees for the 2017 Young Folk Award.
How to watch and listen
Radio 2, BBC Four, iPlayer, and more... Find out all the ways you can enjoy Folk Awards 2017
Folk Awards 2017 Playlist
Listen to music from this year's nominees and performers
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