Marc Martel Sings Queen Hits for Winners of Golden Wave 2019

The winners of the main music award of the year – Golden Wave 2019, were announced at a lavish awards ceremony at the  in Tbilisi Opera and Ballet State Theater, featuring renowned Canadian singer Marc Marcel, know for his Freddie Mercury voice.

The Music Award ceremony, which is organized by Radio Holding Fortuna, revealed winners in 15 nominations.

This year the Golden Wave Award Ceremony was a tribute to the legendary rock band “Queen” with Martel invited as a special guest to present a Queen Show for attendees. Right until the end, he had people on their feet and singing and clapping along with Queen's best hits. The highlight of the show was the entrance of a Georgian choir to accompany him during Bohemian Rhapsody- a true ode to Freddie and a recognition of Georgia's young musical talent.

The winner of the main prize – Song of the Year, was Anri Jokhadze, for the song “Cold November”.

Other winners of Golden Wave 2019 were:

Debut of the Year - Project-O - I Don’t  Remember (Composer: Nick Katsia / Lyrics: Ani Kavlelishvili)

Best Duet - Giorgi and Luka Chokhonelidze - I Love You So Much (Composer and songwriter: Nato Gelashvili)

Best Remake - Sopho Nijaradze and Saba Kemularia - Autumn (Composer: Otar Tevdoradze / Lyrics: Vakhtang Gogolashvili)

Ensemble/Group of the Year - Ensemble Shvidkatsa – Beautiful Place (Composer: Matsaso Sebiskveradze /Lyrics: Grigol Abashidze)

Best City Song - Lasha Ghlonti and Gross Octet – Are You Mine or Someone Else’s  (Composer: Mamuka Charkviani / Lyrics: Jansug Charkviani)

Best Female Singer – Maka Zambakhidze – With me (Composer/Songwriter: Manuchar Manjavidze)

Best Male Singer - Stefane – I’m coming to You (Composer: Stephan Mghebrishvili / Lyrics: Zaza Koshkadze)

Promotion of Music Abroad  - Nani Bregvadze

Contribution to Music Development - Mamuka Charkviani

Musical Producing - Giorgi Kereselidze (Eastern  Promotion)

Favorite Artist of Radio Holding "Fortuna" - Sopho Gelovani

Best Music  Video - Nodiko Tatishvili - I’ve Been Dreaming (Composer: Davit Mchedlishvili (Davi mc) / Lyrics: Davit Mchedlishvili (Davi mc) and Manana Gurgenidze)

Internet Leader - Bacho Ramishvili - You Are the World (Composer: Shete, Lyrics: Bacho Ramishvili)

Musical TV Project - "Only Georgian" Nika Gvaramia, Broadcasting Company "Rustavi 2"

Song of the Year - Anri Jokhadze - Cold November (Composer: Anri Jokhadze / Lyrics: Nika Cherkezishvili)


By Ana Dumbadze 

Photo: Radio Fortuna 

11 June 2019 23:13