Jessica Mauboy picked up two Deadly Awards in Sydney on Tuesday night while Troy Cassar-Daly and Archie Roach also won awards.
The 19th Annual Deadly Awards were held last night (September 10, 2013) at the Sydney Opera House. The Deadlys honour the best in indigenous music, sport, entertainment and community from the past year.
Jessica Mauboy won for Female Artist of the Year as well as Single Release of the Year for her song ‘Something’s Got A Hold Of Me’.
Troy Cassar-Daly won Male Artist of the Year..
The legendary Archie Roach won Album of the Year for his work ‘Into The Bloodstream’. Archie was also given a special award, The Lifetime Contribution Award for Healing the Stolen Generations.
The Deadly Awards complete winners list for 2013 is:
Most Promising New Talent in Music – Stik n Move
Single Release of the Year – Jessica Mauboy, Something’s Got a Hold on Me
Album of the Year – Archie Roach, Into the Bloodstream
Band of the Year – Street Warriors
Male Artist of the Year – Troy Cassar-Daley
Female Artist of the Year – Jessica Mauboy
Hip Hop Artist of the Year – Yung Warriors
Most Promising New Talent in Sport – Mariah Williams
AFL Player of the Year – Adam Goodes
NRL Player of the Year – Johnathan Thurston
Female Sportsperson of the Year – Ashleigh Barty
Male Sportsperson of the Year – Daniel Geale
Dancer of the Year – Ella Havelka
Visual Artist of the Year – Brenda Croft
Male Actor of the Year -Luke Carroll (Redfern Now)
Female Actor of the Year – Deborah Mailman
Film of the Year – The Sapphires
Television Show of the Year – Redfern Now, ABC
Published Book of the Year – NPY Women’s Council Aboriginal Corporation (Traditional Healers of Central Australia: Ngangkari)
Health – Professor Pat Dudgeon
Education – Deadly Sista Girlz and the David Wirrpanda Foundation
Health Worker of the Year – Leonie Morcome, Biripi Aboriginal Medical Service
Employment – Koori Job Ready
Community Broadcaster of the Year – John Harding 3CR
Cultural Advancement – Shellie Morris
Scientist or Science Project of the Year – Gerry Turpin
Excellence In Health Through The Promotion of Healthy and Smoke Free Lifestyles – Rewrite Your Story Campaign, developed by Puiyurti (Dont Smoke) Tackling Tobacco Program
Journalism Story of the Year – NITV News, Shayden and Junaid Thorne in Saudi Arabia
The Ella Award for Lifetime Achievement in Sport – Adam Goodes
The Jimmy Little Award for Lifetime Achievement in Music – Steve Dodd
The Marcia Langton Award for Lifetime Achievement in Leadership – Pat O’Shane
The Lifetime Contribution Award for Healing the Stolen Generations – Archie Roach
Archie Roach talks about Into The Bloodstream at Noise11.com:
Watch the video on Noise11.com: Archie Roach