The Kanneh-Masons Awarded Global Awards 2021 Best Classical Artist

The musical family received the honor at the fourth annual British radio award show


The Kanneh-Masons include cellist Sheku, pianist Isata, violinist Braimah, pianist/violinist Konya, cellist/pianist Jeneba, violinist/pianist Aminata, and cellist/pianist Mariatu.

The Global Awards comprises a group of radio stations in the United Kingdom — including Classic FM, LBC, Smooth, Gold, Radio X, Capital, Heart, and Capital XTRA. Together they celebrate the best artists, music, and entertainment of the year.

“We are absolutely thrilled to have won ‘Best Classical Artist’ at this year’s Global Awards!" The Kanneh-Masons said on their website. "A big thank you to all who have supported us in the last twelve months, particularly the teams at Enticott Music Management and at Decca Classics, and to all those who have watched our concerts, live and online and listened to our recordings. We are so grateful!”