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ARIAs 2021: Hip Hop star Genesis Owusu scoops awards after 7 nominations

ARIAs 2021: Hip Hop star Genesis Owusu scoops awards after 7 nominations
Genesis Owusu has left the ARIAs with an armful of gongs off the back of a massive 2021, making him the most-awarded musician of the year at Aussie music’s night of nights.

Genesis Owusu has left the ARIAs with an armful of gongs off the back of a massive 2021, making him the most-awarded musician of the year at Aussie music’s night of nights.Genesis Owusu, born Kofi Ansah-Owusu, was up for a massive seven trophies, just ahead of past ARIA winner Amy Shark, who had six nods.Genesis Owusu riled up the crowd at Taronga Zoo with the first performance of the night.Check out all the winners below: Artist of The Year The Kid LAROI & Justin Bieber – Stay (Columbia/Sony Music) Album of The Year Genesis Owusu – Smiling with No Teeth (OURNESS / AWAL) Best Live Act Lime Cordiale – Relapse Tour (Chugg Music Pty Ltd) Michael Gudinski Breakthrough Artist Budjerah – Budjerah (EP) (Warner Music Australia) Song of The Year Spacey Jane – Booster Seat Best Video Vance Joy — Missing Piece Best Hip Hop Release Genesis Owusu – Smiling with No Teeth (OURNESS / AWAL) Best Pop Release The Kid LAROI & Justin Bieber – Stay (Columbia/Sony Music) Best Independent Release Genesis Owusu – Smiling with No Teeth (OURNESS / AWAL) Best Soul/R & B Release Tkay Maidza – Last Year Was Weird, Vol.

3 (Dew Process/Universal Music Australia) Best Group RÜFÜS DU SOL – Alive (Rose Avenue Records/Reprise/Warner Music) Best Rock Album Middle Kids – Today We’re The Greatest (EMI Music Australia) Best Blues & Roots Album Archie Roach – The Songs Of Charcoal Lane (Bloodlines/Mushroom) Best Children’s Album Bluey The Album – Bluey (Ludo Studios / Demon Music Group / BBC Studios / Rocket) Best Country Album Troy Cassar-Daley – The World Today (Tarampa Music / Sony Music) Best Dance Release RÜFÜS DU SOL – Alive (Rose Avenue Records/Reprise/Warner Music) Best Adult Contemporary Album Crowded House – Dreamers Are Waiting (EMI Music Australia) Most Popular International Artist Taylor Swift Best Hard Rock/Heavy Metal Album Tropical F**k Storm – Deep States (TFS Records/Virgin Music) h4 New Wiggle stuns on ARIAs red carpet Shark dominates as ARIA noms announced Best Cover Art Genesis Owusu — Smiling with No Teeth (OURNESS / AWAL)The Ghanaian-Australian Hip Hop artist took home four awards at the event held at Sydney’s Taronga Zoo, including Best Album for his cracking debut Smiling With No Teeth.

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