SaskMusic congratulates the following Saskatchewan artists nominated for Native American Music Awards this year. The 15th Annual awards will be held on November 14, 2014 from the Seneca Allegany Events Center, Salamanca, New York as well as will be streamed live on www.FNX.org
The Native American Music Awards (also known as the NAMMYs) are considered the equivalent of the Grammy Awards for the Native American music community. This year’s awards feature a diverse group of nominees from across North America in 30 categories. The Native American Music Association & Awards is the leading membership-based Native American music association for American indigenous and original roots music initiatives, comprised of industry professionals, musicians, programmers, producers, engineers and other professionals, dedicated to the advancement and recognition of Native American music expressions.
Voting is open to the general public and is underway now via http://www.nativeamericanmusicawards.com/vote-now
SASKATCHEWAN NAMA NOMINEES
BEST COUNTRY RECORDING
Donny Parenteau – “Bring It On”
BEST FEMALE ARTIST
BEST POW WOW RECORDING
Big River Cree – “In Harmony Again”
BEST ROCK RECORDING
George Leach – “Surrender”
We also congratulate Saskatchewan-born Joey Stylez, currently residing in Los Angeles, on his nomination for Best Pop Recording – “Feathers Rosary”.
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For more information, visit https://www.nativeamericanmusicawards.com/