Torbay-based collective Oceanside Records have been named the Music Video Award Winners on the 2022 Youth Music Awards.
Oceanside Records is a collective of younger rappers who need to be sure Torbay is revered for the wonderful music that’s made there.
“Welcome To Torbay” is an brisk music video filmed at areas throughout Torbay. It reveals what it is prefer to reside as a youngster and develop up within the space.
The group recorded in locations round them that have been vital to them and the place they felt that they had a accountability to provide a ‘level’ to organizations they felt had allow them to down .
A panel of trade professionals – together with BRIT-nominated singer-songwriter Mahalia, internationally acclaimed DJ duo BICEP and DJ Sian Eleri – voted Oceanside Records to take house the YouTube-sponsored award.
Hundreds of company together with host DJ and broadcaster Vick Hope and award-winning British rap icon Lethal Bizzle, who made a particular visitor look to current an award, each attended the ceremony and particular visitor Dréya Mac closed the night with an unbelievable efficiency.
After profitable the award, an Oceanside Records spokesperson stated: “We are all speechless! It’s amazing and the best feeling we’ve ever had in our lives.
“The music video was put collectively at totally different areas in our hometown, it means one thing to all of us and simply goes to point out that it’s best to observe your intestine and transfer on.”
Youth Music is the UK’s leading charity for music and young people, campaigning for equal access to making, learning and earning from music for 20 years.
The awards – in partnership with Hal Leonard Europe at the legendary Troxy venue in London – stand for a more diverse, inclusive and creative music industry by providing a platform for young people who face the greatest barriers to access music.
The annual event celebrates a more diverse future of music, bringing together emerging talent and leaders who may face barriers in the industry due to their heritage, background or traversal.
With sponsors like TikTok, YouTube, Amazon Music and Dr. Martens called for industry-wide collaboration and commitment to equal access to the music industry for the next generation.
Youth Music CEO Matt Griffiths said: “The Youth Music Awards show what can be achieved when we invest in folk music nationwide and for the long term.
“We are grateful to all of our award winners for making the music industry more diverse, inclusive and creative every day.
“We hope everyone seems to be as impressed as we’re to take motion to enhance younger folks’s entry to creating music, studying and incomes.”
Lethal Bizzle said: “It’s wonderful to see occasions just like the Youth Music Awards, these are the issues that encourage younger folks and pursue their desires. I’ve been in soccer for over 20 years now and I’ve by no means had alternatives like this early in my profession.
“My recommendation is: your drive should outweigh your expertise. Obviously expertise is crucial, however drive is what is going to make you exit and pursue your targets. That’s why I believe that is such a terrific platform – youth music provides artists the chance to be acknowledged and heard.”
For a full listing of winners and extra data, go to https://youthmusic.org.uk/awards