It was the second ever Artist & Manager Awards in East London last night, the annual awards bash staged by the Music Managers Forum and the Featured Artists Coalition.
Amongst the winners, Ben Howard’s manager Owain Davies was named the Best Breakthrough Manager, while Pale Seas won the new Artist Award, which comes with a £10,000 grant from Spotify. Elsewhere, as previously announced, Kylie Minogue’s manager Terry Blamey was handed the lifetime achievement Peter Grant Award.
Here’s the full list of winners:
Breakthrough Manager: Owain Davies
Breakthrough Artist: Madeon
Manager Of The Year: Sam Eldridge
Artist Of The Year: Plan B
Artist Award: Pale Seas
Pioneer Award: Amanda Palmer
Industry Champion: Zane Lowe
Peter Grant Award: Terry Blamey