Emerging rapper and former cover star for The Music, Baker Boy aka Danzal Baker, has been awarded the title of Northern Territory Young Australian Of The Year

According to the National Australia Day Council he was recognised for using "his talent to inspire Indigenous youth to embrace their culture and take up leadership positions".

Baker has quickly risen to fame, finding success through rapping in his native Yolngu Matha language and is picking up awards left, right and centre.


Recently he was awarded the 2018 Corner Award he also picked up wins at this year's National Indigenous Music Awards and won Breakthrough Independent Artist of the Year at the 2018 AIR Awards.

He also picked up several nominations in The Age Music Victoria Awards which will be announced later this month.

Baker Boy
17.11.18
Howler, Brunswick
(U18's)
18.11.18
Northcote Social Club, Northcote
Baker Boy
18.11.18
Howler, Brunswick
Baker Boy
25.11.18
Northcote Social Club, Northcote
St Jerome's Laneway Festival
02.02.19
Brisbane Showgrounds, Bowen Hills
St Jeromone's Laneway Festival
03.02.19
Callan Park, Rozelle
St Jeromone's Laneway Festival
09.02.19
Footscray Park, Footscray
Baker Boy, Stella Donnelly, Missy Higgins, John Butler Trio
23.02.19
Tolosa Park, Glenorchy
A Festival called PANAMA
08.03.19
Lone Star Valley, Lone Star Valley


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