These are the finalists for the 2021 Radio Milwaukee Music Awards

These are the finalists for the 2021 Radio Milwaukee Music Awards

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This month, we put out the call for listeners to vote for their favorite Milwaukee artists, songs and albums in our 2021 Radio Milwaukee Music Awards. And vote you did: More than 3600 people cast ballots. Now we’re excited to reveal the finalists.

You can find the complete list of finalists below. Tune in to 88Nine on Wednesday, Dec. 15, when we’ll announce and celebrate the winners with a special broadcast from 6-9 p.m.

Album of the Year

  • Buffalo Nichols – “Buffalo Nichols”
  • Gego Y Nony – “Tiempo”
  • Trapper Schoepp – “May Day”
  • Genesis Renji – “E.D.E.N.”
  • Grace Weber – “A Beautiful Space”

Song of the Year

  • Gego Y Nony – “Reloj”
  • Jabril Yousef – “Wild Love”
  • WebsterX – “Huffy”
  • Telethon – “Checker Drive”
  • Vincent Van Great & Amanda Huff – “Double Strawberry Plush”

Solo Artist of the Year

  • Buffalo Nichols
  • Valerie Lighthart
  • Lakeyah
  • Genesis Renji

Band of the Year

  • Browns Crew
  • Vincent Van Great & Amanda Huff
  • Telethon
  • Negative/Positive
  • Moonglow

Album Artwork of the Year

  • Genesis Renji – “E.D.E.N.”
  • Sleepy Gaucho – “Suenos Que Sobran”
  • Versio Curs – “Quit”
  • Fox Face – “End of Man”
  • Trapper Schoepp – “May Day”

Music Video of the Year

  • SistaStrings – “The Sound”
  • Immortal Girlfriend – “Others”
  • Yo Dot – “My Groove”
  • Lakeyah – “Young and Ratchet”

Best Disc We Missed

  • Bug Moment – “Bugs”
  • Diet Lite – “Seems To Be The Way it Tends To Go”
  • Dropbear Collective – “Take The Time”
  • Mood Migration – “By Fire”
  • Social Cig – “Nothing Is Ever For Sure And Everything Is Always Changing”

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