Music Moves Europe Talent Awards 2021: here are the nominees

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On 18 September, the nominees for the Music Moves Europe Talent Awards 2021 were announced in presence of Mariya Gabriel, EU Commissioner for Innovation, Research, Culture, Education and Youth, at the Reeperbahn Festival in Hamburg, Germany.

The Music Moves Europe Talent Awards – co-funded by the Creative Europe programme – are an annual EU prize for popular and contemporary music that celebrates young artists who represent the European sound of today and tomorrow.

These are the sixteen artists nominated

  • Alyona Alyona (Ukraine)
  • Bratři (Czech Republic)
  • Calby (Denmark)
  • Crystal Murray (France)
  • Julia Bardo (Italy)
  • Lina_ Raül Refree (Portugal)
  • Lous and The Yakuza (Belgium)    
  • Melenas (Spain)
  • Mero (Germany)
  • My Ugly Clementine (Austria)
  • Rimon (The Netherlands)
  • Sassy 009 (Norway)
  • Squid (United Kingdom)
  • Vildá (Finland)

Winners will be revealed during the Eurosonic Festival in January

An international jury is selecting eight winners from this list of nominees. At the same time, music fans across Europe have the opportunity to vote for their favourite artist, who will receive the Public Choice Award.
The winners will only be revealed during the big Award Ceremony on 15 January 2021 at the Eurosonic Noorderslag festival in Groningen, The Netherlands.
Each winner will receive a prize worth €10,000 that they can spend on the promotion of their international careers. The winner of the Public Choice Award 2021 will also receive An additional prize of €5,000.

About the Music Moves Europe Talent Awards

This is the third edition of the EU prize for popular and contemporary music, which wants to put a spotlight on upcoming young European music talents and to support their international career. The Music Moves Europe Talent Awards cross borders by highlighting Europe’s vibrant and diverse music scene. Discover promising young musicians from other European countries and vote for your favourite artist online!

  • Find all the information about the nominees and the online-vote on the Music Moves Europe Talent Awards website.
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