THE FOLLOWING NOMINEES WERE SELECTED BY THE REGGAE & WORLD MUSIC INDUSTRY EXPERTS, AND NOW YOU THE FANS CAN VOTE TO SELECT THE WINNERS IN ALL THE NOMINATED CATEGORIES.
The Annual International Reggae and World Music Awards (IRAWMA) under the theme “Reggae Rise” return to Kingston, Jamaica on at the AC Hotel, Sunday, March 29, 2020.
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Your decision should be based on materials released between January 2019 and December 2019. Also, consider the social relevance of materials; originality and sales; the scope of local and national performances; quality of performances and stage appearances.
Vote online at www.irawma.com or submit your votes to IRAWMA, c/o. Martin's International; 1325 South Wabash Avenue, Chicago, IL 60605. VOTING ENDS March 12, 2020!
Limited special promo tickets for this 38thIRAWMA which will be televised are now on sale at www.IRAWMA.COM.
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SPECIAL AWARDS, NO VOTING REQUIRE
36. Special: Freedom Fighter Award –
* Harry Belafonte
37. Martin’s International/IRAWMA Award of Honor
* John Swaby – (Over 40 years) -
* Mike Tomlinson (Veteran producer)
* Roga Roga & Extra Musica – Congo
* Elise Kelly – IRIE FM Media
* Java Immanuel-I - Publisher- Reggae Yearly Calendar- Media
38. Inductee (s) IRAWMA Hall of Fame/Lifetime Achievement Award
* Dennis Alcapone
* Keith Foote – Little Pub- Ocho Rios
* Lorna Bennett -
* Johnny Osbourne
39. Special: Icon Entertainer (s) –
* Derrick Morgan – Icon of Ska/Rocksteady/Reggae
* Stranger Cole – Icon of Ska
* Sizzla – Icon of Culture
* Ken Boothe – Icon of Rocksteady
* Buju Banton – Icon of Dancehall
* Bongo Herman – Master Drummer/Percussionist Icon
40. Special Honor for Most Outstanding Reggae Celebration at Sea
*– Damian Marley -Jamrock Reggae Cruise
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The Annual International Reggae and World Music Awards (IRAWMA) returns to Jamaica on Saturday March 29, 2020 in Kingston. The national broadcast date will be released following the event. Visit www.irawma.com