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Here are the highlights of some of the winners.
Robin won the Emma for the most sold album of the year. The album ’16’ sold 47, 287 copies. Picture: Tony Öhberg for Finland Today.
Cheek grabbed Emma’s as the artist of the year as selected by the audience, for the music video of the year (Äärirajoile). He also received a special Emma., which is awarded for significant accomplishments in the music industry. Picture: Tony Öhberg for Finland Today
Haloo Helsinki! received the Emma’s for the band of the year and the album of the year (Kiitos ei ole kirosana – A thank you is not a curse word). Picture: Tony Öhberg for Finland Today
Kasmir grabbed the Emma’s for the newcomer of the year and for the song of the year ‘Vadelmavene’ (Raspberry boat). Picture: Tony Öhberg for Finland Today Vuoden biisi: Vadelmavene (Kasmir)
Stam1na won the award for the metal band of the year. “We are going to get really wasted,” Teppo Velin, the drummer said. Picture: Tony Öhberg for Finland Today
Mopo won the Emma for the jazz album of the year. Picture: Tony Öhberg for Finland Today
FBB – Siba Folk Big Band won the Emma for the etno album of the year. Picture: Tony Öhberg for Finland Today
Muumiperheen lauluretki is the children’s album of the year. The album features various artists. Picture: Tony Öhberg for Finland Today
[divider]Emma Gala in a Nutshell[/divider]
The Emma Gala a is a Finnish music gala arranged yearly by Musiikkituottajat – IFPI Finland, awarding the Emma Muuvi or Emma Awards to the most distinguished artists and music professionals of the year. It has been arranged annually since 1983, except between 1988 and 1990.