The Honorary Awards 2016

Rut Ingólfsdóttir

Record of the Year – Rock

Kaleo – A/B

Record of the Year – Pop

Júníus Meyvant – Floating harmonies

Record of the Year – Electronic Music

Samaris – Black Light

Record of the Year – Rap and Hiphop

Emmsjé Gauti – Vagg og Velta

Song of the Year – Rock

Valdimar – Slétt og fellt

Song of the Year – Pop

Hildur – I’ll walk with you

Song of the Year – Rap & Hiphop

Emmsjé Gauti – Silfurskotta

Female Singer of the Year

Samaris – Jófríður Ákadóttir

Male Singer of the Year

Kaleo – Jökull Júlíusson

Lyricist of the Year

Emmsjé Gauti – Gauti Þeyr Másson

Songwriter of the Year

Emmsjé Gauti – Gauti Þeyr Másson

Musical Event of the Year

The Baggalútur Christmas Concert

Performer of the Year

Emmsjé Gauti

Newcomer of the Year

Auður

Music Video of the Year

One Week Wonder – Mars - directed by Baldvin Albertsson

Record of the Year

Þorgrímur Jónsson Quintet – Constant Movement

Composition of the Year

ADHD – Magnús Trygvason Elíasson

Songwriter of the Year

Þorgrímur Jónsson Quintet – Þorgrímur Jónsson

Performer of the Year

Stórsveit Reykjavíkur – Reykjavík Big Band

Newcomer of the Year

Sara Blandon

Record of the Year

Guðrún Óskarsdóttir – In Paradisum

Composition of the Year

Hugi Guðmundsson – Hamlet in Absentia

Male Singer of the Year

Elmar Gilbertsson – for his role as Lensky in Eugene Onegin by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky at the Icelandic Opera

Female Singer of the Year

Þóra Einarsdóttir – for her role as Tatyana in Eugene Onegin by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky at the Icelandic Opera

Performer of the Year

Schola Cantorum

Musical Event of the Year

Eugene Onegin – by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky at the Icelandic Opera

Newcomer of the Year

Ungsveit Sinfóníuhljómsveitar Íslands – The Icelandic Youth Symphony Orchestra

Record of the Year – Open Category

Gyða Valtýsdóttir – Epicycle

Record of the Year – Theatre and Film Music

Jóhann Jóhannson – Arrival     

Music Festival of the Year

Eistnaflug

Record Cover of the Year

Gyða Valtýsdóttir – Epicycle - Gyða Valtýsdóttir and Goddur