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BBC Radio 3 'World Routes' Award Winners Announced
Published March 1, 2006

Amadou & Mariam, Konono No. 1, Ry Cooder, Nitin Sawhney and Souad Massi are among the announced winners. The awards will be given out on April 7th.

Winner s have been announced in the 'World Routes' category of the BBC Radio 3 Awards for World Music 2006. They are:

Africa: Amadou & Mariam
Asia/Pacific: Sain Zahoor
Americas: Ry Cooder
Europe: Fanfare Ciocarlia
Mid East & North Africa: Souad Massi
Newcomer: Konono No. 1
Boundary Crossing: Nitin Sawhney
Club Global: DJ Shantel
Album of the Year: Amadou & Mariam

Hugh Masekela will be guest presenting at the Award's Ceremony in Brixton Academy on April 7th. The Audience award winner will be announced at that time.