Radio 2 Folk Awards Lifetime Achievement recipients revealed

Brandon Bakshi

The Lifetime Achievement Awards recipients have been revealed for the 14th annual BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards.

Shetland fiddler Aly Bain and English folk/rock singer-songwriter and guitarist Roy Harper will be given Lifetime Achievement Awards, as well as the author of one of the popular Scottish track Caledonia, Dougie MacLean, who will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award for Contribution to Songwriting.

Musician Billy Bragg will receive the Roots Award - honoured in recognition of an outstanding contribution to folk ...

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