ARIA Music Awards of 2016

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2016 ARIA Music Awards
Date 23 November 2016 (2016-11-23)
Venue Star Event Centre,
Sydney, New South Wales
Hosted by The Veronicas
Most awards Flume (8)
Most nominations Flume (11)
Website www.ariaawards.com.au
Television/radio coverage
Network Network Ten

The 30th Annual Australian Recording Industry Association Music Awards (generally known as ARIA Music Awards or simply The ARIAs) are a series of award ceremonies which include the 2016 ARIA Artisan Awards, ARIA Hall of Fame Awards, ARIA Fine Arts Awards and the ARIA Awards. The ceremony took place on 23 November at the Star Event Centre and aired on Network Ten.[1] Flume won the most awards, with eight from eleven nominations.

The broadcast rated 586,000 viewers up from 461,000 in 2015.[2]

Performers[edit]

  • Bernard Fanning
  • Crowded House
  • Flume, Kai and Tove Lo
  • Illy and Vera Blue
  • Jimmy Barnes and Jessica Mauboy
  • John Farnham
  • Missy Higgins
  • The Veronicas
  • Troye Sivan
  • Violent Soho

Nominees and winners[edit]

ARIA Awards[edit]

Winners are listed first and highlighted in boldface; other final nominees are listed alphabetically by artists' first name.[3]

Album of the Year Best Group
Best Male Artist Best Female Artist
Best Adult Alternative Album Best Adult Contemporary Album
Best Hard Rock/Heavy Metal Album Best Rock Album
Best Blues & Roots Album Best Country Album
Best Pop Release Best Dance Release
Best Urban Album Best Children's Album
Breakthrough Artist Best Independent Release

Public voted[edit]

Song of the Year Best Video
Best Australian Live Act Best International Artist

Fine Arts Awards[edit]

Winners are listed first and highlighted in boldface; other final nominees are listed alphabetically by artists' first name.[4]

Best Classical Album
Best Jazz Album
Best Original Soundtrack/Cast/Show Album
Best World Music Album
Best Comedy Release

Artisan Awards[edit]

Winners are listed first and highlighted in boldface; other final nominees are listed alphabetically by artists' first name.[4]

Producer of the Year
Engineer of the Year
Best Cover Artist

ARIA Hall of Fame inductee[edit]

On 5 September, it was announced that Crowded House were to be inducted into the ARIA Hall of Fame.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "SAVE THE DATE ARIA LAUNCHES 30 YEAR CELEBRATIONS". ARIA. ARIA Awards. 17 August 2016. Retrieved 22 August 2016. 
  2. ^ "Sia and Harry Styles head ARIA Awards wishlist as Ten loses 2017 broadcast to Nine". news.com.au. 13 July 2017. Retrieved 16 August 2017. 
  3. ^ Zuel, Bernard (2016-10-05). "ARIA Award nominations have a hairy surprise among the Flumes and Avalanches". The Age. Retrieved 2016-10-05. 
  4. ^ a b "The Avalanches & Flume Lead The First Batch Of 2016 ARIA Nominations". theMusic. Retrieved 2016-10-05. 
  5. ^ "Crowded House to enter ARIA Hall Of Fame". – AAP. Sydney Morning Herald. 5 September 2016. Retrieved 5 September 2016. 

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