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Event Announcement [Juneteenth Urban Music Awards]



Nominations for Juneteenth Urban Music Awards 

The Juneteenth Urban Music Awards is coming your way. It is scheduled June 18, 2015, at Hilton Memphis, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. and will begin at 7 p.m. Some of the Mid-South’s most talented individuals and groups, reputed for their special genre, will be honored.

These reputed individuals and groups, and those not so noted, have gone on to carve their own paths to success. For their contributions to music and the community, we would like to honor them with the prestigious Juneteenth Urban Music Award.

The one-of-a-kind award is a testament of the bedrock of talent that put Memphis on the international map as a city teeming with greatness. However, in order for the awards program to be a success, we need you to nominate “the best of” or your “favorite” in the following categories:

Best Spoken Word Artist; Best Comedian; Best Neo Soul Artist; Best Rock Group; Best Dance Group/Company; Best Producer; Best R&B Song; Best R&B Artist; Best R&B Performer; Best Gospel Song; Best Gospel Artist; Best Gospel Performer; Best Blues Song; Best Blues Artist; Best Blues Performer; Best Hip Hop/Rap Song; Best Hip Hop/Rap Artist; Best Hip Hop/Rap Performer; Producer of the Year; Artist of the Year; Song of the Year; Comedian of the Year; Spoken Word Artist of the Year; and Dance Group/Company of the Year.

Please cast your vote by March 15, 2015, for “the best of” or your “favorite” to be on the official pre-ballot. When you are done casting your vote, please share it on social media so others can do the same.

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