Edmonton Music Prize Top 3 Finalists Announced

The Top 3 for the 2020 Edmonton Music Prize has been determined, from a longlist of 10 artists! This is the ninth year that the prize has been offered, and it awards $12,000 in prize money to Edmonton-based musicians or musical collectives who have released a full-length recording in the past 18 months. The award is sponsored by the City of Edmonton through the Edmonton Arts Council and administered by Alberta Music.

The order of the Top 3 finalists will be announced virtually on Monday, March 22nd from The Starlite Room and broadcast on our Facebook page.

The Top 3, in alphabetical order:

Farhad Khosravi


Lyra Brown

The first place winner will take home $10,000, and two runner-up prizes of $1,000 each will be awarded.