Country Music Awards of Australia

Kasey Chambers and Shane Nicholson cleaned up at the 37th CMAA Country Music Awards of Australia this past week. The couple acquired five Golden Guitar trophies, winning Album of the Year (Rattlin’ Bones), APRA Song of the Year, Video Clip of the Year, Single of the Year (“Rattlin’ Bones”) and Top Selling Album of the Year.

Other winners include Melinda Schneider & Paul Kelly for Vocal Collaboration of the Year (“Still Here”), the sisterly trio The McClymonts for Group or Duo of the Year, Adam Brand for Male  Vocalist of the Year and Catherine Britt for Female Vocalist of the Year.


Video of the Year, “Rattlin’ Bones”

See below for a full list of the winners:

APRA Song of the Year
Rattlin’ Bones – written and recorded by Kasey Chambers & Shane Nicholson

Vocal Collaboration of the Year
Still Here – Melinda Schneider & Paul Kelly

Bush Ballad of the Year
Australia Is Another Word For Free – written by John Williamson,
recorded by John Williamson, Warren H Williams & Amos Morris

Video Clip of the Year
Rattlin’ Bones – Kasey Chambers & Shane Nicholson,
directed by Helen Clemens

Single of the Year
Rattlin’ Bones – Kasey Chambers & Shane Nicholson

Fender Instrumental of the Year
Left Hand Drive – Davidson Brothers

Group or Duo of the Year
Finally Over Blue – The McClymonts

Heritage Song of the Year
Too Dark For The Light Horse – written by Darren Coggan & Ken McBeath,
recorded by Darren Coggan

Highest Selling Album of the Year
Rattlin’ Bones – Kasey Chambers & Shane Nicholson

Gibson New Talent of the Year
The Reckless Side Of Me – Talia Wittmann

Female Artist of the Year
What I Did Last Night – Catherine Britt

Male Artist of the Year
Get On Down The Road – Adam Brand

Album of the Year
Rattlin’ Bones – Kasey Chambers & Shane Nicholson
Produced by Nash Chambers & Shane Nicholson

CMC Oz Artist of the Year
Adam Brand


New Talent of the Year: Talia Wittman, “Nothing But The Wheel”

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  1. Leeann WardNo Gravatar

    Yay for Kasey and Shane!

  2. MarcNo Gravatar

    How do they win all that and NOT win vocal collaboration? That’s just poor voting, trying to throw someone else a bone.

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