Amadeus Awards 2021
The 21st presentation of the Amadeus Austrian Music Awards was broadcast on ORF 1 on September 9, 2021 . The nominations for the FM4 Award were announced on March 29, 2021, the nominations in the other categories on April 15, 2021 by Conchita Wurst via stream.
Nomination and event
After hardly any live performances had been possible since March 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic , there were no nominations in the Live Act of the Year category . This award went to all acts nominated this year as a “thank you for all those who persevered during the pandemic and as motivation to continue creatively”.
The award ceremony was broadcast on ORF 1 and presented by Conchita Wurst . In Amadeus Music Sessions , Wanda , Alle Achtung , Josh. , Edmund , 5 / 8erl in Ehr'n , Opus , Melissa Naschenweng , AVEC , Wallners / Oehl / Sharktank (medley), Ankathie Koi , Pan Kee Bois / Eli Preiss (medley), Oska / Lisa Pac / Christl (medley) and Hearts Hearts shown.
Song of the year
- Zefix by Chris Steger
- Leiwand from Edmund
- Marie from all respect
- Machine from RAF Camora & The Cratez
- Who from My Ugly Clementine
Album of the year
- Leiwand from Edmund
- A Volks-Rock´n´Roll Christmas by Andreas Gabalier
- Lederhosen skirt by Melissa Naschenweng
- Tandem by Julian le Play
- Vitamin C from My Ugly Clementine
Songwriter of the Year
- Berlin , interpreter: King & Potter, text and music: Martin Hafner, Benedikt König, Bern Wagner, Markus Weiss
- Leuchtturm , interpreter: Julian le Play , text and music: Filous, Florence Arman , Julian le Play, Jonathan Reiner
- More than just a like , interpreter: Amy Wald , text and music: Georg Gabler, Valentina Vale, Amy Wald, Dominik Wendl
- Simone , interpreter: Folkshilfe , text and music: Gabriel Fröhlich, David Haider, Willy Löster, Florian Ritt, Paul Slaviczek, David Wöhrer
Electronic / dance
Hard & Heavy
HipHop / Urban
Jazz / World / Blues
Pop / rock
Schlager / folk music
For the FM4 Award, five candidates were determined by online voting until April 9, 2021, with 20 candidates being available for selection. From April 15, 2021, there was a second voting round with the five remaining finalists.
- Florence Arman
- Kreiml & Samurai
- Silk mob
- 5K HD
- Felix Kramer
- My Ugly Clementine
- Paul's jets
Recording studio award Best Sound
- Tandem , Julian le Play ; Recording: Lukas Hillebrand , Matthias Oldofredi, Johannes Römer; Mix: Lukas Hillebrand, Patrick Kummeneker , Nikodem Milewski ; Mastering: Zino Mikorey, Martin Scheer; Artistic production: Lukas Hillebrand, Julian le Play, Matthias Oldofredi, Johannes Römer
- Good Vids, Vile Times , Ant Antic ; Recording: Marco Kleebauer, Tobias Koett; Mix: Tobias Koett; Mastering: Nikodem Milewski ; Artistic production: Marco Kleebauer, Tobias Koett
- Homesick , AVEC ; Recording: Andreas Hauser, Mix: Andreas Hauser , Patrick Kummeneker , Nikodem Milewski ; Mastering: Zino Mikorey; Artistic production: Avec, Andreas Häuserer
- louasril , Lou Asril ; Recording: Zebo Adam, Thomas Bernhard, Felipe Scolfaro Crema, Alex The Flipper, Maximilian Walch , Robert Wallner; Mix: Alex Tomann, Maximilian Walch, Robert Wallner; Mastering: Patrick Kummeneker , Martin Scheer; Artistic production: Zebo Adam, Thomas Bernhard, Felipe Scolfaro Crema, Alex The Flipper, Maximilian Walch, Robert Wallner
- M , Mathea ; Recording: Vlado Dzihan, Johannes Herbst; Mix: Patrick Kummeneker , Nikodem Milewski , Peter Schmidt; Mastering: Nikodem Milewski; Artistic production: Vlado Dzihan, Johannes Herbst
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