Courtney Barnett Wins 11th Australian Music Prize - Noise11.com
Courtney Barnett . Photo by Ros O'Gorman

Courtney Barnett . Photo by Ros O'Gorman

Courtney Barnett Wins 11th Australian Music Prize

by Paul Cashmere on March 9, 2016

in News,Noise Pro

Courtney Barnett has been announced as the winner of the 2016 Australian Music Prize.

Courtney won for her album ‘Sometimes I Sit and Think, and Sometimes I Just Sit’ released in March 2015.

The AMP trophy comes with $30000 in prize money courtesy of PPCA.

In a statement Courtney Barnett said, “It’s an honour to be considered amongst such an amazing bunch of Australian artists.”

Barnett received the prize at the Australian Music Prize luncheon in Sydney.

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