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Here are the winners 2017 Radio Milwaukee Music Awards!

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The votes are in!

With over 3,500 online ballots cast, the 2017 Radio Milwaukee Music Awards was the biggest we’ve hosted to date.

We celebrated the Milwaukee music scene and all the winners during the live Radio Milwaukee Music Awards show on Thursday, December 7th with performances by Rose of the West, Abby Jeanne, Zed Kenzo, B~Free and DJ sets by LUXI.

Thank you for partying with us and voting for your favorite Milwaukee artists!

Here are the 2017 finalists and winners [insert drum roll here…]

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Here are the finalists with winners in blue:

ALBUM OF THE YEAR presented by BMO Harris Bradley Center

Life In A Tree – Say Goodbye to the Nighttime Skies
WebsterX – Daymares
GGOOLLDD – Teeth
Abby Jeanne – Rebel Love
Midnight Reruns – Spectator Sports

SONG OF THE YEAR presented by Wire & Vice

Abby Jeanne – “Cosmic Beings”
Life In A Tree – “Colored Hearts”
Vincent VanGREAT – “A Message (feat. Bo Triplex)”
Troy Tyler – “90’s R&B”
Jay Matthes – “Good Lookin’ Woman”

SOLO ARTIST OF THE YEAR presented by Koss Stereophones

Abby Jeanne
Amanda Huff
B~Free
Lex Allen
WebsterX

BAND OF THE YEAR presented by Cascio Interstate Music

Whips
Midnight Reruns
Twin Brother
GGOOLLDD
Guerrilla Ghost

MUSIC VIDEO OF THE YEAR presented by Saturn Lounge

Mike Mangione & The Kin – “Lay Down”
Paper Holland – “Jazz”
Lex Allen – “Mama’s Boy”
Marielle Allschwang – “Aquarium”
Listening Party – “Bones”

ALBUM ARTWORK OF THE YEAR presented by Too Much Metal

Coyote- Fools Gold
Troy Tyler – Cadillac Dreams
No/No – Twentysomethings
Trapper Schoepp – Bay Beach Amusement Park
IshDARR – Four The Better

INDEPENDENT RELEASE OF THE YEAR presented by Milwaukee Bucks

Life In A Tree – Say Goodbye to the Nighttime Skies
Abby Jeanne – Rebel Love
Jay Matthes – Dancing After Dark
WebsterX – Daymares
Twin Brother – Alone In Austin

BEST DISC WE MISSED presented by Corners of Brookfield

Sydnee B – Forever Hold Your Peace
Simon Mustafa – Above It All
Denny Lanez – Believer
Duckling – SUP FROM A DUCK
Brett J.B. – Empty Hands

CRITICS CHOICE ( ALBUM OF THE YEAR ) presented by Badger Liquor

Abby Jeanne – Rebel Love
Midnight Reruns – Spectator Sports
WebsterX – Daymares
milo – who told you to think??!!?!?!?!
LUXI – Geometric Universe

We will also hand out a few special honorary awards at the December 7th show.

RISING STAR AWARD presented by Brass Bell with Grace Weber

Enzo DeMay

HUMANITARIAN AWARD presented by Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin

Arte Para Todos

MUSIC AMBASSADOR presented by Visit Milwaukee

Hear Here Presents

Relive the night, including award speeches and live performances, by streaming the full event below: