The Deadly’s Winners Announced - MusicNSW

The 18th annual Deadly Awards acknowledged some incredible Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists such as Elefant Traks act The Last Kinection and Yung Warriors at the Sydney Opera House on Tuesday night.

The Last Kinection walked away with Band Of The Year while Alice Springs’ Yung Warriors were awarded Hip Hop Artist Of The Year. Other award winners included Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu (Male Artist), Jessica Mauboy (Female Artist, Best Single) and Troy Cassar-Daley (Best Album).

Full list of music and arts winners below:

Most Promising New Talent in Music
Marcus Corowa

Male Artist Of The Year
Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu

Female Artist Of The Year
Jessica Mauboy

Hip Hop Artist Of The Year
Yung Warriors

Single Of The Year
Jessica Mauboy – Galaxy (feat. Stan Walker)

Album Of The Year
Troy Cassar-Daley – Home

Band Of The Year
The Last Kinection

Male Actor Of The Year
Jimi Bani – Mabo

Female Actor Of The Year
Deborah Mailman – Mabo

Dancer Of The Year
Janet Munyarryun

Visual Artist Of The Year
Vernon Ah Kee

Film Of The Year

Television Show Of The Year
The Straits (ABC)

Outstanding Achievement In Literature
Ali Cobby Eckermann – Ruby Moonlight