Finnish synthesizer artist Kebu awarded the German Schallwelle
Award for Best International Artist

Finnish synthesizer artist Kebu was awarded the German Schallwelle Award for Best
International Artist at the annual award ceremony held this year on the 5th of March in
Schwerte, Germany. Kebu received this award also in 2018. This year, Kebu's recent
studio album "Urban Dreams" was also nominated for Best International Album,
where it ended up in 2nd place. The nominees and winners of various categories
can be found on this page:


Kebu is a synthesizer wizard from Finland, who creates new instrumental,
melodic music using analogue synthesizers only. His music is distinguished
not only by a skillful treatment of analogue synthesis but also of an audience-
captivating live performance – a phenomenon that has attracted over
80 million views on his Youtube channel and fans from all
around the globe:


The Schallwelle Awards (Schallwelle Preis) is the German prize for musicians
and active people in the field of traditional electronic music. Since 2009 it has
honored the achievements of these people, both from the point of view of an
experienced jury as well as the listeners and lovers of this musical style. The
award is presented during a festive ceremony by the Schallwende e. V.  together
with labels, media representatives and event partners. The award is presented
annually in several categories for achievements during the previous year: