2012 ARIA Awards Nominations Announced!
Melbourne rapper 360 is leading the charge with the most nominations at the ‘2012 ARIA Awards’!
He’s up for a whopping six awards, including ‘Best Male Artist,’ ‘Album of the Year’ for his release ‘Falling & Flying’ and ‘Song of the Year’ for his track with Gosling, ‘Boys Like You.’
Hot on the rapper’s heels are Gotye and The Jezabels with five nods each. Both acts will battle it out with 360 for the title of ‘Album of the Year’ at the bash, which takes place at the Sydney Entertainment Centre in Darling Harbour on Thursday, November 29.
A heap of talented acts including Hilltop Hoods, Lanie Lane, Missy Higgins, Guy Sebastian, Jessica Mauboy, Matt Corby, The Temper Trap and many more are also up for awards on Aussie music’s night of nights.
The first performers were also announced today, with 360, Hilltop Hoods, Jessica Mauboy, The Jezabels and The Temper Trap all confirmed to hit the stage, and more to be revealed over the coming weeks.
Aussie music fans will be able to have their say in who takes home the trophies, with four of this year’s awards decided by public vote. ‘Song of the Year,’ ‘Best International Artist,’ ‘Best Australian Live Act’ and ‘Best Video’ will all be determined by the fans at home.
Congratulations to all the ‘2012 ARIA Awards’ nominees – CLICK HERE to check out the full list!
Meanwhile check out 360 in his exclusive 'MTV Local Produce' set below…