Sebastian, who has 4 ARIA Awards himself as well as a total of 27 nominations, has said that he is absolutely pumped for the hosting gig and that he’s stoked to be a part of celebrating Australia’s intensely diverse music industry and community.
“I am so pumped and honoured to be hosting the 2019 ARIA Awards,” he said in a statement.
“The Australian music industry is so diverse and I can’t wait to celebrate with you all as we unite to recognise and celebrate how much talent we have to offer the world.”
ARIA Chief Executive, Dan Rosen, is also excited about Sebastian hosting, saying “he is one of Australia’s most talented artists and has had an incredible last 12 months.”
“Guy will be an amazing host to lead the celebration of another great year of Australian music, and we cannot wait for music fans around the country to see what we have in store at this year’s ARIA Awards.”
The 2019 ARIA Awards are happening on Wednesday, 27th November.