Jazz FM Awards 2016

The third annual Jazz FM Awards produced by Serious took place on 26 April at a star-studded ceremony in central London. Hosted by writer and actor Hardeep Singh Kohli, the ceremony recognised the hottest acts across the genre and was attended by a host of well-known faces including Cerys Matthews, Nitin Sawhney, Soweto Kinch and the Brand New Heavies. Multi-platinum-selling singer Gregory Porter picked up the Impact Award, whilst legendary composer and producer Quincy Jones was honoured with The PPL Lifetime Achievement Award. Performances on the night came from Prince’s backing singer Liv Warfield, rising star Kandace Spring and meteoric Hiatus Kaiyote, winner of the Album of the Year Award for Choose Your Weapon.



Click here to see the full list of 2016 winners.


Click here to see the full list of 2016 nominees.