Nominees
  • Album of the Year:
    • Ambrose Akinmusire (“The Imagined Savior is Far Easier to Paint”)
    • D’Angelo (“Black Messiah”)
    • Dianne Reeves (“Beautiful Life”)
    • Chris Potter Underground Orchestra (“Imaginary Cities”)
    • Polar Bear (“In Each and Every One”)
    • Troyka (“Ornithophobia”)
  • Live Experience of the Year (sponsored by 7digital):
    • Loose Tubes at Cheltenham Jazz Festival
    • Blue Note 75th Birthday at EFG London Jazz Festival
    • Jamie Cullum at Love Supreme Jazz Festival
  • UK Jazz Act of the Year (sponsored by Yamaha):
    • GoGo Penguin
    • Polar Bear
    • Sons of Kemet
  • Breakthrough Act (sponsored by Aberdeen Asset Management):
    • Bill Laurance
    • GoGo Penguin
    • Peter Edwards
  • Instrumentalist of the Year:
    • Alexander Hawkins
    • Laura Jurd
    • Shabaka Hutchings
  • Jazz Innovation of the Year (sponsored by Mishcon de Reya):
    • Henry Threadgill
    • Jason Moran
    • Theo Croker
  • International Jazz Artist of the Year (sponsored by Taylor’s Port):
    • Antonio Sanchez
    • Gregory Porter
    • Snarky Puppy
  • Blues Artist of the Year:
    • Dr John
    • Otis Taylor
    • Valerie June
  • Soul Artist of the Year (sponsored by Conrad London St. James):
    • D’Angelo
    • Jarrod Lawson
    • Lalah Hathaway
  • Vocalist of the Year (sponsored by CityJet):
    • Alice Zawadzki
    • Lauren Kinsella
    • Zara McFarlane
  • PPL Lifetime Achievement – to be presented to Hugh Masekela


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