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Queensland Music Awards Honour the Finest Artists in the State!

Held at the Old Brisbane Museum, the Queensland Music Awards were held and many of the state's finest musicians and producers were honoured! Awards were picked up by artists from all corners of the industry, from indie kids Cub Scouts scooping two awards, to rising country star Harmony James taking out the 'Country Award'. The event also saw newcomers Astrid and the Asteroids take home the $10,000 Billy Thorpe Sponsorship - a massive congratluations to them!

Check out the full list of winners below!

SCHOOL AWARD - "You Could Be Happy" - Sahara Beck

INDIGENOUS AWARD - "Red Roses" - Sue Ray

REGIONAL AWARD - "Rainstorm" - Jordan Brodie

BLUES & ROOTS AWARD - "Golden" - Band of Frequencies

CHILDREN'S MUSIC AWARD - "The Hopping Mouse" - The Lamplights

COUNTRY AWARD - "Precious Little" - Harmony James

URBAN AWARD - "The Valley" - Rainman

FOLK SINGER/SONGWRITER AWARD - "Raisin Heart" - Mosman Alder

ELECTRONIC/DANCE AWARD - "M&R" - Bec Laughton & Buré Godwin

JAZZ AWARD - "Dresden" - Marialy Pacheco

WORLD MUSIC AWARD - "Panini Fandango" - Lüke

ROCK AWARD - "Winter Was The Time" - Jeremy Neale

HEAVY AWARD - "Dawn To Rise" - A Breach of Silence

POP AWARD - "Do You Hear" - Cub Scouts

THE COURIER MAIL MOST POPULAR MALE AWARD
PETE MURRAY

THE COURIER MAIL MOST POPULAR FEMALE AWARD
KATE MILLER-HEIDKE

THE COURIER MAIL MOST POPULAR GROUP AWARD
THE GRATES

THE GRANT McLENNAN LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
ED KUEPPER

THE EXPORT ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
DZ DEATHRAYS

THE BILLY THORPE SPONSORSHIP
ASTRID & THE ASTEROIDS

SONG OF THE YEAR
"Do You Hear" - Cub Scouts

ALBUM OF THE YEAR
The Cat - Ben Salter