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INDEPENDENT MUSIC NETWORK ANNOUNCES 2018 NOMINEES

INDEPENDENT MUSIC NETWORK ANNOUNCES 2018 NOMINEES

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November 20th, 2018

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The Independent Music Network has announced its nominations for their annual and most coveted Independent Music Network Awards. Based on their current Best of 2018 Radio Special’s for both Mainstream and Country, IMN has revealed the very best artists and bands for their annual awards including many additional categories. Continued votes on the network’s website over the coming weeks will also have an impact on the winners in all categories. The
Independent Music Network is also now in pre-production for their Nominations and New Hits radio special for both the Country and Mainstream formats. Should you want to participate in this show and have your song featured on the strongest syndicated radio show available for indie artist’s, please contact talent director Debi Fee at 310-877-9006 (fafmedia@aol.com) in order to get all the details on how to become involved. The current music charts and shows are up now by going to: www.independentmusicnetwork.com

Here is the complete list of IMN Nominees:

Mainstream Nominations

Favorite Single

“Read My Mind” / Dianne Meinke
“Strong Enough To Cry” / Sharon Driscoll
“My Oh My” / Garrett Young
“Bad Boy” / Devi
“Castaway / Mateo Luka
“Younger Summer Memories” / Barley Station

Favorite Male Artist

Garrett Young
John Ratliff
Mateo Luka
L.J. Phillips

Favorite Female Artist

Brandy Moss Scott
Sharon Driscoll
Dianne Meinke
Devi
Crista Carroll

Favorite Impact Artist

Dianne Meinke
Brandy Moss Scott
Thadeus Project
Crista Carroll Band
Spencer Audio
Modern Hype

Favorite Group or Duo

Thadeus Project
Modern Hype
Barley Station
Royalush
Crista Carroll Band

New Discovery Artist

Modern Hype
Mateo Luka
Crista Carroll Band
Sharon Driscoll
Spencer Audio
Barley Station
Rolfe Wyer
Studeo

Country Nominees

Favorite Single

“Not Goin’ Away” / Christine Van Hoy
“And Now I Know” / Al & Trey
“Second Fiddle” / Brian Timmons
“Bittersweet Memories” Callie Young
“She Don’t Even Know My Name” / Del Robbins

Favorite Male Artist

Del Robbins
Brian Timmons
Trace Thompson
DK Davis
BB Secrist

Favorite Female Artist

Callie Young
Christine Van Hoy
Eileen Carey

Favorite Duo or Band

Al & Trey
Christine Van Hoy & Steven Gregory
Rebel Hearts
Barley Station
John Ratliff & Receptacle

Favorite Impact Artist

Kim Lewis
BB Secrist
Jim Cartwright
Del Robbins
Al & Trey

New Discovery Artist

BB Secrist
Jim Cartwright
Rick Krauss
Kim Lewis
Taylor Hatchell

Additional Nominations

Favorite Crossover Artist

Al & Trey
Garrett Young
LJ Phillips
John Ratliff & Receptacle
Callie Young

Favorite Political Song of the Year

“I’m A Donald Trump Voter” / Kim Lewis
“I Am The Candidate” / Joseph Eual
“Rockin Voter Moter” / Shirley Taylor

Inspirational Song of the Year

“Everyday Hero” / Christine Van Hoy & Steven Gregory
“Champions” / Spencer Audio
“My Dear” / John Ratliff & Receptacle
“She Don’t Even Know My Name” / Del Robbins

Record Producer of the Year

Jim Cartwright
Garrett Young
Brian Timmons

Entertainer of the Year

Garrett Young
Christine Van Hoy
BB Secrist
Thadeus Project
DK Davis
Callie Young

Record Label of the Year

Garrett Young Collective
Fame & Fortune Entertainment
Tabletop Records
Jaded Records

Video of the Year

“Good Times” / Crista Carroll Band
“Starting with Me” / Brandy Moss Scott
“Bad Boy” /Devi
“She Don’t Even Know My Name” / Del Robbins

Comeback Artist of the Year

LJ Phillips
Del Robbins
Chris Martin

7 Comments

  1. Mike Behind The Mic says:

    Thank you Independent Music Network for recognizing the hardworking Indie artists. Those of us who are blessed to make our living in this industry must do all we can to help the Indie Artists. They are the future of the music industry. Congratulations to all nominees because it is well earned.

    Mike Behind The Mic

  2. Mike Behind The Mic says:

    Thank you Independent Music Network for recognizing and rewarding the hardworking Indie artists. Those of us who are blessed to earn our living in this industry need to support Indies. They are the future. Congratulations to all the nominees.

    Mike Behind The Mic

  3. Nicole Gray says:

    Congratulations to all the nominees who deserve to be recognized for their talent. Thank you IMN for honoring the Indie Artist.

    Nicole Gray
    New York, NY

  4. Dianne Dixon says:

    Happy to see some of my favorite Country Indie artists recognized for their work. It is so important that we stand behind and support the Indie Artist. Congratulations to all the nominees and congratulations to the Independent Music Network for all the work they do to help the Indie Artist. Good job!

    Dianne Dixon
    Nashville, TN

  5. Butter Hayes says:

    I’m a big fan of Al & Trey, Christine VanHoy and Brian Timmons so I am glad they got nominated for their outstanding music. I also like Del Robbins so good luck to all.

    Butter Hayes
    Memphis, TN

  6. Cam Cotton says:

    The Independent Music Network’s syndicated radio shows spotlights Indie artists and Indie artists only. Through their shows I have discovered artists like Callie Young and her brother Garrett, Mateo Luka, Barley Station, and Sharon Driscoll. Keep rockin’ it IMN. Good luck to all the nominees. You deserve the honors.

    Cam Cotton
    Troy, NY

  7. The Man in the Booth says:

    A very talented group of Indie artists have been nominated for the IMN awards again this year. Spin these artist’s song. 2018 was a good year for Indie music, and IMN is honoring the best of the best. I have no idea who I’m voting for this year. Good luck to all. And keep making your music.

    The Man in the Booth

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