Paul Costa

One of Australian Country Music’s premium vocalist and live performers, Paul’s had an amazing response since the release of his 4th album Wheels & Steel opening at #2 on the ARIA charts and scoring #1 radio hits with the first two singles Tractors & Bikes and Big End Of Town.

He’s a multi award winning artist who has performed all over Australia at major events such as The Gympie Muster, the iconic Birdsville Races, Tamworth CM Festival, The Deni Ute Muster and more! His career has also taken him internationally to Japan, New Zealand, Thailand and through Europe. Another memorable highlight was touring East Timor entertaining Australian & NZ Troops in 2008 working with Forces Entertainment.

“Unquestionably one of the finest male vocalist in country music” – SUE JARVIS – FAIRFAX MEDIA

Three Golden Guitar Nominations for the 38th CMAA Country Music Awards of Australia including Male Artist along side Keith Urban, Troy Cassar-Daley, Adam Brand and James Blundell was another career highlight.

In 2011 Paul was asked to be an ambassador for Mission Australia and continues performing at events and working on fundraising and awareness projects for their community service programs.

Paul has recent signed a record deal with WJO/Universal Music Australia and is working in his fifth studio album.

Awards to Date
Victorian & National Country Music Awards 2010

Trailblazers Heritage Song Of The Year – “Survivor 1932”

CMAA Golden Guitar Awards 2010
Finalist – Male Artist Of The Year
Finalist – APRA Song Of The Year
Finalist – Heritage Song Of The Year

Victorian & National Country Music Awards 2008
Victorian Male Vocalist

Australian Independent Country Music Awards 2007
Male Vocalist of the Year

Victorian & National Country Music Awards 2007
(Record winning five awards)
Entertainer of the Year
Male Vocalist
Victorian Album of the Year
Smoky Dawson Best Independent Release
Duet of the Year (with Aleyce Simmonds)

Australian Independent Country Music Awards, 2006
Australian Independent Artist of the Year

Victorian & National Country Music Awards, 2006
Victorian Album of the Year

TIARA (Tamworth Independent Artist Recognition Awards), 2006
Songwriter of the Year

CMAA Golden Guitar Awards 2006
Finalist – New Talent

Australian Country Recording Awards, 2005
Male Vocalist of the Year

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