All the professionalism and production values of much larger events like the Grammy Awards and the American Music Awards" ”

— American Federation of Radio Television Artists (AFTRA)

18th Annual Awards

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 AND THE WINNERS ARE...

 

ARTIST OF THE YEAR

Annie Humphrey

The Beast and The Garden

 

DEBUT ARTIST OF THE YEAR

Calvin Standing Bear

Fly Eagle Fly

 

DEBUT GROUP OF THE YEAR

Dreamwalker Suite

People of the Star Orchestra

 

BEST FEMALE ARTIST

Kelly Derrickson

I Am

 

FLUTIST OF THE YEAR

Pine Ridge Flute Society

Waziahanhan Siyotanka Okolakiciye

 

GROUP OF THE YEAR

Twin Flames

Signal Fire

 

BEST MALE ARTIST

Randy Wood

Family

 

BEST AMERICANA RECORDING

Cluster Stars

Sandra Sutter

 

BEST BLUES RECORDING

Blues Loving Man

Tracy Lee Nelson

 

BEST COUNTRY RECORDING

Never Let Me Go

Desja Eagle Tail

 

BEST FOLK RECORDING

Signal Fire

Twin Flames

 

BEST NATIVE AMERICAN CHURCH RECORDING

Songs of the Native American Church from Oklahoma Vol 5

Oliver Littlecook, O.J. Littlecook, Kyle Robedeaux

 

BEST HISTORICAL LINGUISTIC RECORDING

Wolastoqiyik Lintuwakonawa

Jeremy Dutcher

 

BEST SPOKEN WORD RECORDING

Fires of Thunder

Thana Redhawk

 

BEST INSTRUMENTAL RECORDING

    Rushingwind

    Steven Rushingwind

 

BEST POP RECORDING

Safe in the Arms of Time

Rita Coolidge

 

BEST POW WOW RECORDING

The Journey

Stoney Park

 

BEST RAP HIP HOP RECORDING

Brave Star

Artson

 

BEST ROCK RECORDING

Something Inside Is Broken

Native American Rock Opera

Various Artists

 

BEST TRADITIONAL RECORDING

Sweat Lodge Songs

Craig Elkshoulder

 

BEST WAILA RECORDING

All For You

O’odham Nights

 

RECORD OF THE YEAR

Don’t Let The Drums Go Silent

Saginaw Grant

 

SONG OF THE YEAR

Women and Water

Paco Fralick and Michael Bucher

 

BEST SINGLE RECORDING

Left Right Left

Mickie James

 

BEST DANCE SONG

Going Back To My Roots

Felipe Rose

 

BEST NEW AGE INSTRUMENTAL SONG

Beginnings

Connor Chee

 

BEST MUSIC VIDEO CONCEPT

Sky World

Supaman, Bear Fox, Teio Swathe

 

BEST MUSIC VIDEO NARRATIVE

Lakota WIll Live

Terrance. Jade

 

BEST MUSIC VIDEO PERFORMANCE

Through the Flood

Indian City

 

NATIVE HEART

Alexander Van Bubenheim

Don't Let The Drums Go Silent

 

BEST NATIONAL RADIO PROGRAM

Pow Wow Radio

Pow Wows.com

 

BEST INDIE ARTIST

P.J. Vegas

Tears

 

COMEDIAN OF THE YEAR

Tonia Jo Hall

HALL OF FAME

JESSE ED DAVIS


 

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