InterContinental Music Awards Winner Kitt Wakeley Takes Home Grammy®


Congratulations, Kitt Wakeley!

InterContinental Music Awards winner Kitt Wakeley has won a GRAMMY Award for Best Classical Compendium for his album, An Adoption Story. We congratulates Kitt Wakeley on his well-deserved GRAMMY® Award win and are thrilled to see another one of our talented artists recognized for their incredible work, and we look forward to seeing what the future holds for Kitt and his music.

Released on September 28, 2022, An Adoption Story explores Wakeley’s personal experiences in the foster care system and as an adoptive parent of three siblings. Just two months after its release, the album received a GRAMMY® Award nomination, and he was thrilled to learn that he had won.


Kitt Wakeley holding Grammy award and giving speech at the 65th Grammy event together with Starr Parodi


Kitt Wakeley – An Electrifying Fusion of Orchestral, Rock, and EDM

Kitt Wakeley is known for his fearless and unapologetic approach to music. His unique blend of orchestral, rock, and EDM elements has garnered him a large and dedicated fanbase, and his live performances are nothing short of electrifying. Wakeley had two songs featured in the 2022 InterContinental Music Awards. “Conflicted (feat. Joe Satriani)” won in the New Age category, Best of Pangea. He also collaborated with Damian Wyldes on the winning track “Still” in the American Roots category, Best of North America.


Wakeley’s latest album, An Adoption Story, is a deeply personal work that explores his experiences in the foster care system and as an adoptive parent. The album, which was recorded with the London Symphonic Orchestra at the famed Abbey Road Studios, features lush, cinematic arrangements that are sure to move listeners with its powerful combination of orchestral, rock, and EDM elements. Its themes of resilience and hope, inspired by Wakeley’s own journey, are sure to resonate with many, making this album a standout in his impressive discography.


KITT WAKELEY Adoption Story Album Artwork

InterContinental Music Awards has become an influential platform that recognizes and promotes outstanding musicians from all over the world. Through its prestigious annual awards ceremony, the organization showcases talent across various categories, including new age, classical, and world music, among others.Since its inception, InterContinental Music Awards has played a significant role in advancing the careers of emerging and established artists, helping them gain global recognition and exposure.
In recent years, the platform has seen three of its winners go on to achieve the highest honor in the music industry – the GRAMMY® Award. Sangeeta Kaur, Devan Ekambaram, and now, Kitt Wakeley, have all been recognized for their exceptional talent, further cementing InterContinental Music Awards’ position as a respected and influential force in the music industry.For more information on InterContinental Music Awards and our community of talented musicians and artists, please click here.


Pictures Credit: Kitt Wakeley