Congratulations to Gawurra who is a finalist across a whopping five different categories in the National Indigenous Music Awards for 2016!

Since the release of his debut album Ratja Yaliyali  in April this year, he has performed at Federation Square, appeared on the Marngrook Footy Show and received glowing reviews from music media such as Rolling Stone, who awarded his album 4.5 stars.

He will be performing at this year’s NIMA award ceremony, held in Darwin’s botanical gardens on Saturday 6 August.


Gawurra album Ratja Yaliyali


The awards he’s been nominated for are:

Album of the Year

Song of the Year

New Talent of the Year

Cover Art

Film Clip (watch on YouTube)


To read the full press release click here.


Click to purchase album or download on iTunes