American multinational technology company, Apple, founded by Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak and Ronald Wayne, has launched its own Music Awards.
Apple revealed December 4th, 2019 as the official date for the award show at the Steve Jobs Theater at Apple Park with a performance from Billie Eilish. The company has announced the list of winners for the inaugural award show. Melissa Viviane Jefferson, known in showbiz as Lizzo has been announced as the Breakthrough Artist of the Year, Lili Nas X won the Song of the Year with ”Old Town Road”, Billie Eilish won the Artist of the Year, Songwriter of the Year together with Finneas and Album of the Year with ”When We Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?”
According to the technology company, the Apple Music Awards is set out to celebrate the best and boldest musicians of the year who have had an incredible impact on music and global culture with their projects. The winners in the five categories were selected through a process that meets Apple’s criteria and customers around the world.
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