Awards


2012 Presented with the 'Key to the City', Clarksdale Mississippi USA

2011 #1 Australian Blues & Roots Radio Chart
         #1 XM Sirius BB King's Bluesville USA 'Picks to Click' 
for album 'Blues For Hard Times'

2010 Blues Blast Music Awards Nominee
(USA)
'Best Female Blues Artist' and 'Best Traditional Blues CD' for album 'Blues Woman'


2010 Blues Music Awards Nominee  (Memphis, USA)
'Traditional Female Blues Artist of the Year'


2009 Blues Music Awards Nominee (Memphis, USA)
'Acoustic Blues Album of the Year' for album 'Live From Bluesville' with Mookie Brill & Rich DelGrosso

2009 Official Ambassador to the 
Australian Blues Music Festival, Goulburn, Australia

2008 Winner 'Blues Critic Awards' Best Live or Compilation Album for 'Live From Bluesville'

2008 WC Handy Blues Music Awards Nominee (Memphis, USA)
‘Contemporary Female Blues Artist of the Year’

2007 WC Handy Blues Music Awards Nominee
(Memphis, USA)
‘Contemporary Blues Album of the Year’ for album 'Lucky 13'

2007 Australia/New Zealand Blue Star Blues Awards
‘Australasian Blues Album of the Year’
'Best Female Vocalist’
‘Critics Choice - International Blues Album of the Year’

2007 Port Fairy Folk Festival Artist of the Year
PFFF is one of the world’s largest Folk Festivals, with over 500 performers and 120,000 visitors

2006 MBAS Blues Awards (Aust)
‘Blues Album of the Year’
‘Female Artist of the Year’
‘Song of the Year’

2004 Australian Blues ‘Chain’ Awards
Female Vocalist of the Year

2003 Winner, International Blues Challenge, Memphis, TN

2003 Les Trophees France Blues Guitariste Femme

2003 MBAS Blues Awards (Aust)
‘Blues Album of the Year’
‘Female Artist of the Year’
‘Song of the Year’


2003 Top 3 Female Blues Albums Jazz Review (USA) (with Rory Block & Marcia Ball)

2002 MBAS Australian Blues Performer of the Year

2001 MBAS Australian Blues Awards
‘Blues Album of the Year’
‘Female Artist of the Year’


2001 APRA/AMCOS Song of the Year
‘She Could Play That Thing’ (Blues for Memphis Minnie)