Archive for December, 2014

#Nominations2014 : Album Of The Year

st. vincent1

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#Nominations2014 : Song Of The Year

sharon van etten

A political statement about transgender rights; a marriage proposal; an MOR fest; an ode to the changing seasons; a love that kills and another one that heals form part of our most celebrated tracks.

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#Nominations2014 : Best Group Or Duo

run the jewels

Two hip-hop collaborations; post-punk from Melbourne; last year´s rock revelations; the responsibles for the most critically acclaimed album of the year and some veterans enjoying a second coming after more than 30 years of career are our favourite bands of 2014.

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#Nominations2014 : Best Male Artist

ariel pink

Six renowned men at the peak of their powers will compete for this prize.

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#Nominations2014 : Best Female Artist

angel olsen

Three American alternative songwriters; an R&B superstar, a vocalist from Sweden and a British singer gone solo will fight for the female of the year Rober Award.

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#Nominations2014 : Breakthrough

alvvays

Two Canadian bands; a Swedish starlette; an exotic dancer; a Jamaican revelation and a New York punk combo are in contention for the breakthrough of the year gong.

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#Nominations2014 : Best Pop Artist

la roux

Women dominate the pop category with five female artists nominated against just one male and a band.

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#Nominations2014 : Best Rock Artist

the war on drugs

The following seven bands rocked our world during 2014.

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#Nominations2014 : Best Songwriter

sunkilmoon

A lo-fi rocker; three young female writers and two American veterans, one of them the man who declared war to The War on Drugs, are Rober Awards 2014´s finest song makers.

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#Nominations2014 : Best Hip Hop

freddie gibbs

Two notorious collaborations; a trio from Scotland; experiments from Seattle; a rapper from South Central LA and a newcomer from Tennessee are our favourite hip-hop acts this year.

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#Nominations2014 : Best Electronica

aphex twin

The best electronica award will go to either a returning legend; a Kanye West collaborator; a jazz fusion enthusiast; a Norwegian DJ; a downtempo house revivalist or Dundas, Ontario´s greatest.

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#Nominations2014 : Best R&B/Soul

popcaan

Dancehall´s newest star; Belgium´s biggest idol; the most marketing-savvy album of the year; the queen of retro soul with her illustrious band; a controversial young female rapper and a rebooted veteran one form a widely eclectic batch of nominees.

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#Nominations2014 : Cutting Edge

fka twigs

Experiments in noise; alternative R&B; minimal techno; avant hip-hop; K & J-pop infused electronica and the most awe-inspiring soundtrack of 2014 will battle for the honour to the most innovative.

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#Nominations2014 : Best Hispanic Artist

javiera mena

Electropop from Chile; Indie from Madrid; Asturian songwriters; A Catalonian folk vocalist; bedroom pop from Logroño and a Venezuelan electronic wizard are in contention to win this category.

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