The World Entertainment Awards is an international gala that is held annually in Hollywood, always in connection with the Grammy Award week in Los Angeles. Awards are given to people from all over the world in the global entertainment industry. Simon Andersson is nominated with the song Try for “Best Rock Song” and “Best Newcomer” in the genre Rock.
Simon Andersson is the artist, songwriter and producer from Malmö who has gone a bit under the radar in Sweden. Already at the age of 11 he participated in his first TV program, at the age of 13 he received his first musical prize. After high school, Simon applied to Malmö Academy of Music and was accepted to the music producer program. The goal was a professional career. This led to him a few years later in 2013 going from the Swedish music scene to go over to Hollywood as a nominee for “Best Song of the Year” Hollywood Music Media Awards and is later the winner at the prestigious Fonda Theatre in Hollywood.
The win with “Best Song of the Year” did not go unnoticed and Simon was soon asked to perform live on American TV, topped Music Row’s Break-out Chart with the songs “How did I get her” and “City nights”, toured the United States and played with his band at the prestigious CMA Festival in Nashville two years in a row.
Simon’s musical influences range from rock’n’roll’s early days touch of country Americana to the contemporary music scene, he is a very talented songwriter and a producer.
On February 2, the awards will be presented in Hollywood at the World Entertainment Award and Simon Andersson will be in person to perform his nominated song “Try” at the gala.
Right now, Simon Andersson is highly topical with his sold-out Christmas shows together with Måns Möller and Linda Varg www.rocknrollxmasparty.com at Luftkastellet in just outside Malmö Sweden.
Simon is also the founder and producer of the newly started successful festival www.southoceanfestival.com (2nd year) in Malmö (Sibbarp)Sweden. Which this summer will be visited by The Cardigans (SE), The Midnight (US) and DeWolff (NL) and many more.
Here you can listen to the nominated song “Try”
Press contact: Anders Westin – Westin Promotion – [email protected] – +46 708 773707