14-23 January 2022

2021 Toyota Golden Guitar Awards Nominees

The finalists for the 2021 Awards were announced on Thursday, 19 November 2020, via a live-streamed event from the Tamworth Town Hall.

 

ALBUM/TRACK TITLE/ARTIST ARTIST/ALBUM/TRACK TITLE Producer/Songwriter/Director
     
ALT COUNTRY ALBUM OF THE YEAR    
Bonedigger Allison Forbes Shane Nicholson
3 Minute Movies Angus Gill & Seasons of Change Angus Gill
Fallow Fanny Lumsden Matt Fell
Two Kids & A Radio Melody Moko Neilson Hubbard & Michael Muchow
The Lost and the Found Rob Hirst and Jay O'Shea Brent Clark
     
CONTEMPORARY COUNTRY ALBUM OF THE YEAR    
Town of A Million Dreams Casey Barnes Matt Fell, Michael Paynter & Michael DeLorenzis
Lion Side Jasmine Rae Lindsey Jackson
Daydream The Buckleys Chad Carlson
Mayhem To Madness The McClymonts Andy Mak
Wreck Me Travis Collins Travis Collins & Luke Wooten
     
TRADITIONAL COUNTRY ALBUM OF THE YEAR    
No Headlights Kristy Cox Jerry Salley
There In The Ochre Luke O'Shea Luke O'Shea
Tumbleweed Roo Arcus Tim Crouch & Roo Arcus
Seasons The New Graces Garth Porter
These Are The Changes Warren H Williams Warren H Williams
     
MALE ARTIST OF THE YEAR    
Adam Brand Speed of Life  
Casey Barnes Town of A Million Dreams  
Luke O'Shea There In The Ochre  
Travis Collins Wreck Me  
Warren H Williams These Are The Changes  
     
FEMALE ARTIST OF THE YEAR    
Allison Forbes Bonedigger  
Fanny Lumsden Fallow  
Jasmine Rae Lion Side  
Kristy Cox No Headlights  
Melody Moko Two Kids & A Radio  
     
COUNTRY MUSIC CAPITAL NEWS GROUP OR DUO OF THE YEAR    
Angus Gill & Seasons of Change 3 Minute Movies  
Hurricane Fall Ain't Leavin  
The Buckleys Daydream  
The McClymonts Mayhem To Madness  
The New Graces Seasons  
     
VOCAL COLLABORATION OF THE YEAR    
Adam Harvey and Lee Kernaghan Ramblin' Fever  
"Amber Lawrence, Aleyce Simmonds,
Kirsty Lee Akers, Dianna Corcoran" True Blue  
Brad Cox & Adam Eckersley Remedy  
Casey Barnes and Missy Lancaster No Other You  
Small Town Romance & Anne Kirkpatrick I Don't Believe You  
     
BUSH BALLAD OF THE YEAR    
Six Decks To Darwin Dean Perrett "Dean Perrett, Kelly and Marion Dixon,
Ryan Garland"
Graveyard Hill Dianne Lindsay Joy McKean
Running On Empty Graham Rodger Graham Rodger
Two Old Bushmen Peter Coad Peter Coad
Sing Us Some Slim Dusty Songs The Howie Brothers John Howie
     
HERITAGE SONG OF THE YEAR    
These Days Fanny Lumsden "Edwina Lumsden, Dan Stanley Freeman,
Benjamin Corbett"
The Great Divide John Williamson John Williamson
Happy Australia Day Luke O'Shea & Kevin Bennett Luke O'Shea, Kevin Bennett
Seasons The New Graces Robyn Martin
She Gave Us The Song Tom Curtain feat. Lee Kernaghan and Sara Storer Garth Porter and Kelly Dixon
     
COCA-COLA INSTRUMENTAL OF THE YEAR    
Pussycat Charlie & Jensen  
Wicker Suite Liam Kennedy-Clark & Gabi Blissett  
Brothers Michael Carpenter and The Banks Brothers  
Dalveen Michael Fix  
Prelude The Weeping Willows  
     
BLUEGRASS RECORDING OF THE YEAR    
Cold Moon Allison Forbes & The Weeping Willows  
Breakfast Charlie & Jensen  
Finger Picking Good Kristy Cox featuring Tommy Emmanuel CGP  
Darlin' William's Gone Pete Denahy  
Wheels Won't Roll The Weeping Willows  
     
NEW TALENT OF THE YEAR    
Allison Forbes Broken Radios  
Cass Hopetoun Typical Bride  
Darlinghurst So Long So Long  
Melody Moko Like Hank Would  
The New Graces Seasons  
     
APRA AMCOS SONG OF THE YEAR    
Give Me Tonight Brad Cox Brad Cox, Joe Mungovan
Fierce Fanny Lumsden Edwina Lumsden, Dan Stanley Freeman
The High Price Of Surviving Shane Nicholson Shane Nicholson, Leyon Milner
I Got This The McClymonts "Brooke McClymont, Samantha McClymont,
Mollie McClymont, Andy Mak "
Rainy Day Travis Collins Travis Collins, Byron Hill
     
CMT VIDEO OF THE YEAR    
Mountain Song/This Too Shall Pass Fanny Lumsden Fanny Lumsden & Dan Stanley Freeman
Diamonds Morgan Evans Gus Black
The High Price Of Surviving Shane Nicholson Duncan Toombs
I Got This The McClymonts Bradley Murnane
Rainy Day Travis Collins Jay Seeney
     
APPLE MUSIC SINGLE OF THE YEAR    
Give Me Tonight Brad Cox  
Fierce Fanny Lumsden  
I Got This The McClymonts  
No Brakes The Wolfe Brothers  
Rainy Day Travis Collins  
     
TOYOTA ALBUM OF THE YEAR    
Speed of Life Adam Brand Luke Wooten
Town of A Million Dreams Casey Barnes Matt Fell, Michael Paynter & Michael DeLorenzis
Fallow Fanny Lumsden Matt Fell
Mayhem To Madness The McClymonts Andy Mak
Wreck Me Travis Collins Travis Collins & Luke Wooten