Entertainment

ARIA favourites up for Oz Artist Award

Nine Sons of Dan are the wild card entry in this year's Channel V Oz Artist of the Year Award.
Nine Sons of Dan are the wild card entry in this year's Channel V Oz Artist of the Year Award.

THE Top 50 nominees in Channel V's annual viewer-voted music awards were announced this morning and rapper 360 is once again in the running.

After being named 2011's Oz Artist of the Year, the accolades keep pouring in for the Melbourne MC.

He was recently nominated for six ARIA Awards for his sophomore album Falling & Flying.

There are quite a few 2012 ARIA nominees on the list, including Angus Stone, Gotye, Kimbra and Ricki-Lee Coulter.

But joining Oz Artist stalwarts like Guy Sebastian and the Hilltop Hoods are first-time nominees and up-and-comers like Alpine, Bleeding Knees Club, Chet Faker, Matt Corby, San Cisco and The Rubens.

Gold Coast pop rock five-piece Nine Sons of Dan are this year's wild card entry, as voted by fans on Channel V's website.

Voting is now open for the Top 50 and there will be daily eliminations for artists who are low on votes.

Each day Channel V will announce which artists are at risk of going and fans will have until 5pm to save them.

After three weeks, the Top 10 will be announced live on The Riff on Saturday November 3 at 10.30am (9.30am Qld time).

 

Channel V Oz Artist 2012 Top 50 Nominees:

1.            360                       
2.            Alpine                 
3.            Angus Stone                    
4.            Ball Park Music                 |
5.            Bleeding Knees Club                     
6.            Bluejuice                           
7.            Boy & Bear                        
8.            Catcall                 
9.            Chet Faker                        
10.          Children Collide                              
11.          Dappled Cities                 
12.          Deep Sea Arcade                           
13.          Delta Goodrem               
14.          DZ Deathrays                   
15.          Flight Facilities                 
16.          Gossling                             
17.          Gotye
18.          Guy Sebastian
19.          Havana Brown
20.          Hilltop Hoods
21.          Jessica Mauboy
22.          Jonathan Boulet
23.          Justice Crew
24.          Kimbra
25.          Last Dinosaurs
26.          Lisa Mitchell
27.          Loon Lake
28.          Matt Corby
29.          Missy Higgins
30.          Nine Sons of Dan (Wild Card)
31           Northeast House Party
32.          Oh Mercy
33.          Reece Mastin
34.          Ricki-Lee
35.          Sam Sparro
36.          San Cisco           
37.          Seth Sentry      
38.          Sia
39.          Sneaky Sound System
40.          Something For Kate
41.          Stan Walker
42.          The Getaway Plan
43.          The Jezabels
44.          The Potbelleez
45.          The Presets
46.          The Rubens
47.          The Temper Trap
48.          The Veronicas
49.          Timomatic
50.          Van She

Topics:  channel v gotye guy sebastian kimbra



Foodies' scavenger hunt: are you up for it?

IF YOU want to give your tastebuds the flavour sensations of a lifetime, here is the ultimate foodie’s scavenger hunt through Brisbane.

5 minutes with Israel Folau on footy, life and love

Israel Folau and Silver Fern netballer Maria Tutaia announced their engagement last last year.

WE CAUGHT up with football star and Brisbane ex-pat Israel Folau.

10 reasons to head to South Bank this summer

Head to the only inner-city beach in Australia!

South Bank has a ridiculous amount of fun things to do.

Five mammoth events you need in your life

No Caption

BRISBANE isn’t known for doing things by halves…

How to make your child's every dream come true...

Take a dip at South Bank in the inner-city beach.

‘I DON’T want to do fun things, Mum and Dad’… said no child ever!

How to do Eat Street the right way

Know where to start and where to end to avoid a huge food coma before you get to experience all the goodies!

EVERY Friday and Saturday night, Hamilton comes alive.

You can do WHAT in Brisbane?!

Talk about arriving in style! Take your pub crawl to the next level with a helicopter!

BET you didn't know you could do these things in Brisbane...

Extra police to be on the beat this Australia Day

Police to be out in force this Australia Day.

Police to launch special Tweed operation this Australia Day

'Night stalker' suspect arrested over rapes, was on bail

A number of sexual offences spanning from 2008 to 2016 are believed to be linked.

"Night stalker" suspect was let out on the streets on bail last year.

Roosters, lions and Chinese culture for club

Celebrate Chinese New Year with Seagulls Club on Sunday

Celebrate your second New Year's at Seagulls

Local Partners

'Allo 'Allo! star Gorden Kaye has died

Gorden Kaye, pictured in Brisbane in 2007, found fame as a cafe owner Rene Artois in the iconic British television series ‘Allo ‘Allo!

ACTOR Gorden Kaye, from BBC comedy ‘Allo ‘Allo!, has died.

Lion roars to straight to No 1 at Aussie box office

Nicole Kidman, David Wenham and Sunny Pawar in a scene from the movie Lion.

THE Australian-made movie a hit, while Rogue One nears record mark.

Ozzy Osbourne fell asleep during his driving test

Not a good idea to give Ozzy a Ferrari

Kristen Stewart to host SNL

Kristen Stewart will host a pre-Super Bowl episode of SNL next month

Search for Merseybeat magic continues

The Searchers are coming to Twin Towns in February as part of a national tour.

"It's a free spirited country with a relaxed attitude to everything”

Louis Tomlinson celebrated his son's first birthday

Louis Tomlinson and Briana Jungwirth celebrate son's first birthday

Accusers become accused in tenants from hell story

SPEAKING OUT: Scott Marsen says he doesn't want people to feel sorry for the couple who trashed his home.

Couple whose house was trashed accused of doing the same

Why investors are flocking to Moranbah

Moranbah homes are selling like hotcakes, creating a supply problem

Investors are scrambling to get into the market

Casuarina tops Tweed house market at $870,000

Casuarina recorded the region's top median prices for both houses ($870,000) and units ($435,000).

Buyers jumping at chance to get into Tweed property market

Beautiful Terranora acreage

77 Mahers Lane, Terranora.

Check out this week's feature property.

Thousands of jobs part of $1b retirement village project

THIS YEAR: An artist impression of the new Aveo retirement village in Springfield.

Aveo Springfield unveiled this month, homes ready by July

Ready to SELL your property?

Post Your Ad Here!