Warren H WILLIAMS (2008)
Singer/Songwriter Warren H Williams has become one of the most
loved indigenous identities on the Australian music scene.
Born at the remote community of Hermannsburg about 120kms west
of Alice Springs.
Warren H Williams first started playing guitar with his father,
the legendary Gus Williams, at the age of six. He was brought up
on country music but also pursued the pleasures of rock and
roll. Country music was in his blood however and Warren soon went back to country as a
songwriter and recording artist and talented
1998 – Performed with John Williamson during the Tamworth
Country Music Festival and received a standing ovation.
2004 - Male Artist of the Year at the inaugural Northern
Territory Indigenous Music Awards
2005 – Won the NAIDOC Most Popular Song in 2005 for ‘Dreamtime
2006 - He was NAIDOC artist of the year 2006.
2008 - Inducted into the Hands Of Fame in
2009 - Won his first Golden Guitar with John Williamson & Amos
Morris for ‘Australia Is Just Another Word For Free’ at the
CMAA Country Music Awards of Australia.
signed a record deal with ABC Music in early 2009 and his new
album “Looking Out” was the first to be released through their
newly established “Heartland” label.
has toured all over
and the US,
including regular appearances at Tamworth
& other major music festivals including Corrobboree 2000 in Sydney, the Yeperenye
Federation Festival in Alice Springs
and the Royal Melbourne Show.
The Magic Coolamon debut in 2007 was an exciting venture and
more recently Warren
was involved in the setup of Pmarra Country.
Warren H Williams is a regular broadcaster on CAAMA Radio where
he plays all his favourite country tunes and supports many of
the newer artists of all musical genres in the area.
He is in high demand for his guitar skills and can often be seen
helping out on stage, in recording studios or penning songs for
his many friends and talented family in the music industry in
the Northern Territory
Warren H Williams is now one of the biggest indigenous names on
the music scene in Australia.