The Levi’s® Music Prize has witnessed a huge 12 months of Australian music, awarding $125,000 to Australian artists since its inception in 2017.
The largest music prize in Australian history, is about to step it up a notch, announcing that as of today, New Zealand artists will be eligible for a stake in the annual $100K prize pool.
Levi’s® Marketing Manager for Australia & New Zealand Nicky Rowsell is proud to see the continued development of the sought after prize.
“It’s been a big year for Australian music. The depth of talent in this country is stronger than ever and we’re proud to be a part of it in some small way by being able to provide funding via the Levi’s® Music Prize to assist emerging artists reach a few of their international career goals. In order to keep the prize evolving and growing; we’d like to extend the opportunity to New Zealand artists that have played BIGSOUND dating back to 2014".