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Voting Opens For APRA Song of the Year

by Paul Cashmere on January 18, 2016

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Voting is now open for APRA members to vote for the APRA Song of the Year.

2015 was a great year for Australian music with acts like Chet Faker, Cold Chisel, Tame Impala, Vance Joy, Troy Cassar-Daley and Hiatus Kaiyote bring real diversity to the year.

APRA members now have until 5:00pm Tuesday February 9 to vote for the APRA Song of the Year.

TOP 20 CONTENDERS FOR 2016 APRA SONG OF THE YEAR

*Listed in alphabetical order of song title

1969 (SETH SENTRY) Nicholas Martin, Seth Sentry and Styalz Fuego
6000 MILES (THE WAIFS) Josh Cunningham, Donna Simpson and Vikki Thorn
AERIAL LOVE (DANIEL JOHNS) Daniel Johns and Joel Little
A-GRADE PLAYA (SHEPPARD) Jay Bovino, Amy Sheppard and George Sheppard
ANCHOR (BIRDS OF TOKYO) Ian Berney, Ian Kenny, Glenn Sarangapany, Adam Spark and Adam Weston
ANOTHER AUSTRALIAN DAY (TROY CASSAR-DALEY) Troy Cassar-Daley and Pete Denahy
BEND (CHET FAKER) Nicholas Murphy and Curtis Mayfield
BORDERLINE WITH MY ATOMS (HIATUS KAIYOTE) Paul Bender, Perrin Moss, Simon Mavin, Naomi Saalfield
BREATHING UNDERWATER (HIATUS KAIYOTE) Paul Bender, Perrin Moss, Simon Mavin, Naomi Saalfield
DEAD FOX (COURTNEY BARNETT) Courtney Barnett
DO YOU REMEMBER (JARRYD JAMES) Jarryd James and Joel Little
EVENTUALLY (TAME IMPALA) Kevin Parker
FREEDOM RIDE (TROY CASSAR-DALEY feat PAUL KELLY) Troy Cassar-Daley and Paul Kelly
GEORGIA (VANCE JOY) James Keogh
LET IT HAPPEN (TAME IMPALA) Kevin Parker
LOST (COLD CHISEL) Wes Carr and Don Walker
PEDESTRIAN AT BEST (COURTNEY BARNETT) Courtney Barnett
SECONDHAND MAN (SHANE NICHOLSON) Shane Nicholson
THE ZOMBIE (C.W. STONEKING) C.W. Stoneking
ZOND (POND) Nicholas Allbrook, Joseph Ryan, James Terry and Jay Watson APRA

Previous Winners

2015 Chandelier Sia Furler and Jesse Shatkin (ASCAP)
2014 Riptide Vance Joy
2013 Feels Like we Only go Backwards Kevin Parker
2012 Somebody that I Used to Know Wally de Backer / Luiz Bonfa
2011 Big Jet Plane Angus Stone/Julia Stone
2010 Sweet Disposition Dougy Mandagi / Lorenzo Sillitto
2009 White Noise Chris Cheney
2008 Straight Lines Daniel Johns and Julian Hamilton
2007 One Crowded Hour Glenn Richards
2006 Catch My Disease Ben Lee / McGowan Southworth (BMI)
2005 Scar Missy Higgins / Kevin Griffin (BMI)
2004 Zebra John Butler
2003 Not Pretty Enough Kasey Chambers
2002 Amazing Alex Lloyd
2001 My Happiness Jonathan Coghill / John Collins / Ian Haugh / Darren Middleton / Bernard Fanning
2000 Passenger Jonathan Coghill / John Collins / Ian Haugh / Darren Middleton / Bernard Fanning
1999 Buses and Trains James Roche
1998 Even When I’m Sleeping Dean Manning
1996 Wasn’t It Good Tina Arena / Robert Parde / Heather Field*
1995 My Island Home Neil Murray
1994 Distant Sun Neil Finn
1993 Four Seasons In One Day Neil Finn / Tim Finn
1992 Heaven Knows Rick Price / Heather Field
1991 Treaty Stuart Kellaway / Paul Kelly / Mikayggu Mununggurr / Cal Williams / Gurrumul Yunupingu / Mandawuy Yunupingu

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