Music Week is delighted to announce that table bookings are now open for the Music Week Awards 2019, which takes place on May 9. Click here for full details of table and ticket packages for the biggest night in the biz.
The best of the best from the previous year will be honoured in 23 categories, alongside our highly prestigious career award, The Strat. The deadline for entries is midnight on Wednesday January 16.
Entering the Music Week Awards 2019 is the industry's opportunity to highlight its achievements. Next year’s event set to be our biggest yet, with Battersea Evolution offering an increased capacity and a more versatile room to put on our best show yet.
Just click here to start your application process for entries to the Music Week Awards. There are two new awards this year: Music Consumer Innovation, open to all physical/digital retailers and streaming companies, and Accountancy Firm Of The Year. For full details of the new awards, see the awards website, musicweekawards.com.
An action-packed 2018 ceremony attracted a host of the biggest execs and artists in the biz, from Dua Lipa and BBC Radio 1/1Xtra/Asian Network controller Ben Cooper to Annie Mac, Glastonbury's Emily Eavis and UTA's superagent Neil Warnock.
As ever, the night was overflowing with highlights, from Warner Music Group CEO, recorded music Max Lousada collecting The Strat – the special award that recognises an industry icon and pioneer – to Ed Sheeran’s manager Stuart Camp, of Grumpy Old Management, being named Manager Of The Year.
See the full list of 23 categories, plus the iconic Strat Award, below:
Artist Marketing Campaign
Catalogue Marketing Campaign
Music & Brand Partnership
Independent Record Company
Independent Music Retailer
Music Consumer Innovation
Publisher Of The Year
Label/Artist Services Company
Law Firm Of The Year
Accountancy Firm Of The Year
Live Music Agent (Individual)
Live Music Promoter (Company)
Grassroots Venue: Spirit Of The Scene
Manager Of The Year
Festival Of The Year