Youn Sun NAH nominated for Edison Jazz Award 2011’s Best Vocal Category
Just months after taking home the German ECHO Jazz Award for Best International Female Singer, Youn Sun NAH is now in the running to win Netherland’s Edison Jazz/World Award 2011 for Best Vocal. The announcement of the nominees came a few days ago, listing Aretha Franklin, John Scofield, Joe Lovano, Brad Mehldau and others among its 2011 nominations.
Regarded as one of the oldest music awards in the world, the Edison Award has handed out over 750 awards for outstanding achievements in the music industry since its inaugural presentation in 1960.
Youn Sun NAH shares the nomination list for Best Vocal with Dutch singer and pianist Ruben Hein as well as American jazz vocalist Kurt Elling.
Keep your fingers crossed and your ears peeled for the official announcement of the winners on November 16th, 2011.