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Published:  19 Jan 2023

Music Moves Europe Awards 2023: here are the winners

The winners of the EU prize for popular and contemporary music were revealed on 19 January 2023 at the award ceremony during the Eurosonic Noorderslag festival in the Netherlands.

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The jury selected 5 winners for the Music Moves Europe Awards and the winner of the new Grand Jury prize. This last goes to the most outstanding revelation among the 15 nominees. At the same time fans across the world voted online for their favourite artist, the Public Choice Winner.

These are the winners

The Grand Jury Music Moves Europe (MME) Award 2023 went to:

Sans Soucis (Italy)

The other winners of the 2023 MME Awards were:

  • Schmyt (Germany)
  • July Jones (Slovenia)
  • Oska (Austria)
  • Kids Return (France)
  • Queralt Lahoz (Spain)

The Public Choice Award went to:

Jerry Heil (Ukraine)

The public can discover these emerging talents as part of the showcase programme at the Eurosonic Noorderslag festival.

Supporting emerging talents in their international career

5 Music Moves Europe Award winners receives €10 000 each. The winner of the Grand Jury Award receives €10 000 and a green touring voucher worth €5 000. The winner of the Public Choice Award receives €5000.

All 15 nominees were invited for a business education day receiving training to improve their daily business.

The topics include syncing (how to get your song featured in a Netflix Series or a computer game) and sustainability (how to organise a more environment-friendly show or tour).


The Music Moves Europe Awards are co-funded by Creative Europe, the EU funding programme for the culture and audiovisual sectors and are implemented by Eurosonic Noorderslag and Reeperbahn Festival with the support of partners from the music industry.

Tagged in:  Creative Europe
Published:  19 Jan 2023