Album of the Year: Shi Keyah Songs For The People by Radmilla Cody

Fourteenth Annual Native American Music Awards Announce Winners

Album of the Year: Shi Keyah Songs For The People by Radmilla Cody
Album of the Year: Shi Keyah Songs For The People by Radmilla Cody
The Winners for the 14th Annual Native American Music Awards were announced live on Friday, May 10th in the Events Center of the Seneca Niagara Hotel & Casino in Niagara Falls, New York. The awards celebrate the music recorded by the indigenous nations and tribes of North America.

Winners were chosen by the combined votes of the Native American Music Awards (N.A.M.A.) Advisory Board Membership Committee with an international general public voting membership. General Public voting was open on the Awards website VOTE NOW page where music selections of all nominees were featured. Over 200 CD and DVD recordings submitted this year for nomination consideration.

Winners of 14th Annual Native American Music Awards:

Artist of The Year
Tony Duncan – Earth Warrior

Best Blues Recording
Up From the Ashes – Mitch Walking Elk

Best Compilation Recording

The Longest Walk – Lorena Windfeather Navarez

Best Country Recording
Ali Fontaine – Ali Fontaine

Debut Artist of the Year

Ryan Little Eagle Molina – Straight From the Heart

Debut Group of Year
Big River Cree – The Old Way

Best Female Artist: Fawn Wood - Iskewewak: Songs of Indigenous Womanhood
Best Female Artist: Fawn Wood – Iskewewak: Songs of Indigenous Womanhood
Best Female Artist
Fawn Wood – Iskewewak: Songs of Indigenous Womanhood

Best Folk/Americana Recording
Spirit of a Woman – Kelly Jackson

Best Flute Recording
Joseph FireCrow – Night Walk

Best Gospel/Inspirational Recording
The Desire of Nations – Honey Dawn Karima and Cloudwalker

Group of the Year
Big City Indians – Tuwa

Best Historical / Linguistic Recording
Celebrate – Kalan Wi

Best Instrumental Recording
Homeland Nation Soundtrack – Rickey Medlocke

Best Male Artist: Wayne Silas Jr. - True Round Dance Songs
Best Male Artist: Wayne Silas Jr. – True Round Dance Songs
Best Male Artist
Wayne Silas Jr. – True Round Dance Songs

Best New Age Recording
Among The Ancients – Rushingwind & Mucklow

Best Pop Recording
Stay With Me Baby – Jana Mashonee

Best Pow Wow Recording
Memories – Emmanuel Black Bear

Best Producer
Francois Couture – Yahndawa

Best Rap Hip Hop Recording
Love Me Down – Ralphael Deas

Record of the Year
Shi Keyah Songs For The People – Radmilla Cody

Best Rock Recording
Find My Way – Saving Damsels

Song/Single Of The Year
Hear My Cry – Frank Waln & Cody Blackbird

Songwriter of The Year
Peter Sackaney – Where Love Belongs

Best Spoken Word Recording
I Am Woman, Kwe – Lena Recollect

Best Traditional Recording
Tsionathonwisen – Akwesasne Women Singers

Best Short Form Music Video
A Tribute To Our Heros – CC Murdock

Best Long Form Music Video
Homeland Nation – Various Artists

Best Waila Recording

In Loving Memory – T.O. Combo

Gary Small & the Coyote Bros - Hostiles & Renegades
Gary Small & the Coyote Bros – Hostiles & Renegades, winner of Best World Music Recording
Best World Music Recording
Hostiles & Renegades – Gary Small & the Coyote Bros

Native Heart

Sybille Hummingbird – Serenity

Living Legend
Nelly Furtado

Hall Of Fame

Russell Means

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