AmericanaFest 2021

UK Americana Awards 2021 – The Winners

Congratulations to all of the winners at last night’s UK Americana Awards which were presented by Bob Harris and took place as part of AmericanaFest UK. This year was the first time the UK festival has been held virtually and saw two nights of wonderful showcase events across two stages with the awards held on the third night following a John Prince tribute show.

Robert Vincent and Courtney Marie Andrews were the big winners on the night with Robert Vincent winning the UK Album of the Year along with UK Artist of the Year, Courtney Marie Andrews also took home two awards, the International Album of the Year and International Artist of the Year. You can find all of the 2021 winners below.

UK Album of the Year

  • In This Town You’re Owned – Robert Vincent
    (Produced by Ethan Johns)

UK Song of the Year

  • I Don’t Wanna Lie – Yola
    (Written by Yola, Dan Auerbach, Bobby Wood)

UK Artist of the Year

  • Robert Vincent

UK Instrumentalist of the Year

  • Anna Corcoran

International Album of the Year

  • Old Flowers – Courtney Marie Andrews
    (Produced by Andrew Sarlo)

International Song of the Year

  • Hand Over My Heart – The Secret Sisters

International Artist of the Year

  • Courtney Marie Andrews

Best Selling Americana Album in conjunction with The Official Charts Company (OCC)

  • Laura Marling Song For Our Daughter

Lifetime Achievement Award recipient for 2021

  • Elvis Costello

International Life Time Achievement Award recipient for 2021

  • Mavis Staples

Trailblazer Award recipient for 2021

  • Christine McVie

International Trailblazer Award recipient for 2021

  • Steve Earle

Songwriter Legacy Award recipient for 2021

  • John Prine

Bob Harris Emerging Artist Award recipients for 2021

  • Robbie Cavannagh and Demin Marriner

Grassroots Award recipients for 2021

  • Music Venue Trust – Mark Davyd and Beverly Whitrick