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Meet the Jazz FM awards 2017


Breakthrough Act of the Year

Cassie Kinoshi
Emma Jean-Thackray
Sarah Tandy

The Digital Award

sponsored by Oanda
Blue Lab Beats
Louis Cole
Moses Boyd :
1Xtra Residency

The Innovation Award

sponsored by Mishcon de Reya
Orphy Robinson :
Freedom Sessions at Vortex Jazz Club
Steam Down
Tomorrow's Warriors

Instrumentalist of the Year

Camilla George
Jean Toussaint
Rob Luft

International Jazz Act of the Year

sponsored by Lateralize
Jaimie Branch
Makaya McCraven
Wayne Shorter

Soul Act of the Year

José James
Leon Bridges
Poppy Ajudha

Blues Act of the Year

Eric Bibb
Errol Linton
Roosevelt Collier

Vocalist of the Year

Cherise Adams-Burnett
Ian Shaw
Judi Jackson

UK Jazz Act of the Year

sponsored by Cambridge Audio
Jason Yarde
Joe Armon-Jones
Nubya Garcia

Album of the Year

sponsored by Arqiva
Charles Lloyd and The Marvels + Lucinda Williams :
Vanished Gardens
Jean Toussaint Allstar 6Tet :
Brother Raymond
John Coltrane :
Both Directions At Once: The Lost Album
Sons of Kemet :
Your Queen Is A Reptile
Various :
We Out Here
Wayne Shorter :

Live Experience of the Year

Jason Moran :
The Harlem Hellfighters Tour
Jazz Re:Fest 2018 :
Brighton Edition
Makaya McCraven and Nubya Garcia :
EFG London Jazz Festival
Orphy Robinson presents Astral Weeks :
Steam Down :
Featuring Kamasi Washington
The Cookers :
Church of Sound

PPL Lifetime Achievement Award

sponsored by PPL
Don Was and Blue Note Records

PRS for Music Gold Award

sponsored by PRS for Music
Jacob Collier
2016 Jazz FM Awards Winners