National Indigenous Music Awards 2016

Nominations open 28th April

  • Dan-sultan-nima-14---glenn-campbell
  • Yanyuwa-song-peoples-sessions--shellie-morris
  • Yothu-yindi-dancers-take-to-the-stage
  • Briggs-nima-2014-new-talent---glenn-campbell
  • Dsc 1093
  • Jimblah-nima-2014-hip-hop-showase0t6c9729
  • Nimas-saturday-10-08-2013-278---archie-roach-performance
  • Nimas-saturday-10-08-2013-364----kahl-wallace-from-the-medics
  • Nimas-saturday-10-08-2013-370---bunna-lawrie

“The evening star is the first star to appear each night every night in the Centre and the Top End. This is the time we bring our music, our song and our dance to life.”

~ Christine Christophersen

Latest News

2016 NIMA Lineup in Full!

19 July 2016

The lineup of acts for the 2016 National Indigenous Music Awards have been announced! With this year’s theme being Protest Songs, this year’s performances will imbue the crowd with an emotional potency as songs both contemporary and iconic will be delivered by a diverse line-up.…

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NIMA Finalists announced

14 July 2016

Key announcements: NIMA Finalists announced FINAL Artist Announce today triple j Unearthed NIMA competition winner details The final artists to join the bill for NIMA 2016 are; Shellie Morris, Warren H. Williams with Danielle Young, punk rockers Lonely Boys and Yirrmal…

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First Artist Announce for NIMA 2016

28 June 2016

AB Original, Kahl Wallis, Emma Donovan, rising star Stanley “Gawurra” Gaykamangu and emerging artists Rayella, Chris Tamwoy and David Spry are the first names announced to perform at this year’s National Indigenous Music Awards. 2016 is a year of significant milestones for Indigenous…

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