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The Winners of the 3rd Annual 88Nine Milwaukee Music Awards

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Milwaukee hip-hop artist KHB , rapper Kid Millions, and Americana band The Championship won the top honors in 88Nine RadioMilwaukee’s 3rd Annual Milwaukee Music Awards, the station announced today.

KHB was named Artist of the Year, a category selected by station listeners. Kid Millions won Album of the Year for “Recession Proof Rap,” and The Championship received Song of the Year for “The Sword.”

The winners in the awards’ 16 categories were announced in a special on-air program. Winners in the six Listener Choice categories were selected by an online ballot.


Album of the Year: “Recession Proof Rap” – Kid Millions

Song of the Year: “The Sword” – The Championship

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Vocalist of the Year: Jeanna Salzer

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Urban Artist of the Year: Prophetic

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Best New Artist: Pezzettino

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TNT Award (Artist Most Likely To Blow Up): Will Phalen & The Stereo Addicts

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Power Pop Tart: “Yer A Blur” The Reckless Hearts

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Earwig Award (Catchiest Song): “Continental Drift” - The Subcontinentals

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414 Music Award (In-Studio Performance of The Year): The Vega Star

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Best CD Artwork: “Middle West” – Will Phalen & The Stereo Addicts


Artist of the Year: KHB

Most Memorable Live Show: The Championship @ Turner Hall (Halloween Party)

Milwaukee’s Best DJ Night: The Get Down

Best Music Video: “Danger” KHB

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Blog of the Year: Music in Revolt (theattackonmaars.wordpress.com)

Saturday Session Set of the Year: The Glamour

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To see all of the nominees of this year's awards, click here.