Introducing the host, performers and presenters at the 2015 ARIA Awards Connected By Telstra
Add a little colour to your #ARIAs Tweets with the first Australian awards show Twitter emoji + Alli Simpson confirmed as the Telstra official Twitter Tweejay on the red carpet
Experience #greataussiemusic Outback at the ARIAs and behind the scenes action online at telstra.com/arias
2015 ARIA Awards Connected By Telstra | Thursday, November 26, 2015
The Star, Sydney | Broadcast on TEN
Red Carpet Presented By David Jones - Hosts
Red Carpet Presented By David Jones - Performance from 1.50pm
2015 ARIA Awards Connected By Telstra - Host
Telstra Presents #greataussiemusic Backstage At The ARIAs - Host
Flight Facilities featuring Owl Eyes
Hermitude featuring Mataya and Young Tapz
Peking Duk featuring Safia
Very special Hall Of Fame performance with Tina Arena
Danny Clayton and Carissa Walford
Ed Sheeran (UK)
Fitzy and Wippa
Krit and Mimi Elashiry
Matt and Alex
Scott Tweedie and Olivia Phyland
Veronica and Lewis
Music fans around the world can join the conversation around the #ARIAs and add a little Twitter colour to their Tweets while showing their support for their favourite Aussie acts by using the hashtag #ARIAs to generate a cute custom Twitter emoji version of the ARIA award itself.
The #ARIAs are the first Australian awards show to have a Twitter emoji created for it, and this is only the second time a Twitter emoji has been made for a music event in Australia. See all the backstage action and red carpet looks live on November 26 by following @ARIA_Official, @ChannelTen and #greataussiemusic.
Alli Simpson has been confirmed as the Telstra official Twitter Tweejay, hosting all the action from the Twitter GIF Booth on the Red Carpet Presented By David Jones. The Australian born beauty commands a social media audience of over 4 million followers. Most recently, Simpson has joined the team at Radio Disney to host her own radio show "The Alli Simpson Show" with over 20 million listeners a week. This past year, Alli has had some of industries biggest names on the show including Justin Bieber, Selena Gomez, Gigi Hadid, Gwen Stefani, Bella Thorne and many more. Alli Simpson appeared at the ARIAs in 2013 with her brother Cody Simpson.
The ARIAs is an occasion to honour great music and Telstra is bringing fans closer to the music they love by collaborating with a group of renowned Aussie Artists and fans to celebrate great Aussie music from the past, present and future with the #greataussiemusic series and behind the scenes action online at telstra.com/arias.
A series of videos have been produced featuring artists talking about great Aussie artists and songs. New videos have been released weekly from the ARIA Nominations Event right through to post ARIAs.
On ARIA night, Telstra will be going Outback at the ARIAS, giving fans a unique ARIA Awards experience with exclusive behind the scenes entertainment and red carpet moments at telstra.com/arias.
· Red Carpet Interviews with Artists hosted by former Killing Heidi front woman and ARIA Award winner, Ella Hooper.
· Telstra Tweejay and social media superstar, Alli Simpson and Ella Hooper will be bringing roaming updates of all the action from the red carpet.
· Outback with Great Aussie Music - The green room backstage will capture celebratory chats with the winners, presenters and performers of this years ARIAS, hosted by Ella Hooper.
Tickets to the 2015 ARIA Awards Connected By Telstra have SOLD OUT, but fans can view all the action on the Red Carpet presented by David Jones from 2.00pm. Watch the Red Carpet special from 7.30pm exclusively on Channel TEN with the ARIAs from 8.00pm on Thursday, November 26.