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UA.com CHOICE Awards v1

THE WINNERS & NOMINEES WERE...

BEST COMPILATION

Body & Soul Vols. 1-4  (Wave) - 36%
Naked Music Series (Naked Music) - 21%
Mix the Vibe (King Street/Nite Grooves) - 20%
The Loft (Nuphonic) - 18%
Grass Roots (Strut Records) - 5%


ALBUM OF THE YEAR

Natural Blaze, Blaze – 41%
Who is Jill Scott, Jill Scott – 38%
Simple Things Zero 7 – 11%

​MG4, Mondo Grosso – 8%
King Britt, Remembers Only – 3%



SONG OF THE YEAR

Fade feat. Kimblee (Solu/Wave Music) – 25%
Star Suite feat. Blaze (Lifeline Records) – 24%
How Deep Is Your Love feat. Blaze (Lifeline Records) – 23%
Finally feat. Julie McKnight – 16%
It’s Yours feat. E-Man (Chez Music) – 11


TRACK OF THE YEAR

Keep on Movin’ Frankie Knuckles (Definity Records) – 34%
Les Enfants du Bled, Soha (Yellow) – 32%
Slavery Days, Three Generations Walking – 15%
Circle Dance, Jovonn – 11%
Octave One, Blackwater – 8%



ARTIST OF THE YEAR
Blaze – 43%
Jill Scott – 42%
Ultra Nate – 8%
Wunmi – 4%
Christian Urich – 3%


PRODUCER OF THE YEAR
Blaze – 61%
Osunlade – 20%
Kerri Chandler – 11%
Yellow/Soha – 4%
Kings Of Tomorrow – 4%
REMIXER OF THE YEAR
Blaze – 48%
Osunlade – 18%
Matthias Heilbronn – 17%
DJ Spinna – 13%
Phil Asher – 5%

DJ OF THE YEAR

Little Louie Vega – 31%
Timmy Regisford – 30%
Francois K – 19%
Danny Krivit – 13%
DJ Deep – 7%



CLUB PROMOTER OF THE YEAR
Robbi • Shelter/Giant Step/Dance Ritual – 66%
Pro Deuce Lorie & E-Man • Bang The Party/Deep See – 22%
Rob Fernandez • Subliminal/Be Yourself – 9%
Mike Stone & Charles Jackson • The Warehouse– 2%
Tom & Alejandro • GBH – 1%
BEST EMERGING TALENT
Eric E-Man Clark – 29%
Dennis Ferrer – 27%
Alix Alvarez – 18%
Vikter Duplaix – 16%
MKL – 10%


BEST LOCAL EVENT (LONG-RUNNING)
Shelter – 46%
Body & Soul – 31%
Bang the Party – 15%
The Loft – 6%
Organic Grooves – 1%
BEST ANNUAL EVENT 
Central Park’s SummerStage – 51%
Prospect Park Jamboree – 24%
PS 1 – 12%
Black Underground at Coney Island – 7%
Central Park Skaters – 6%
BEST CLUB (BIG ROOM)
Vinyl – 65%
Filter 14 – 10%
The Warehouse – 12%
Centro-Fly – 11%
Cheetah – 2%


BEST CLUB (SMALL ROOM)
Frank’s Lounge – 36%
Demerara – 20%
667 Lounge – 16%
Idlewild – 15%
Sapphire – 13%



BEST INDEPENDENT LABEL
Wave – 34%
Yellorange – 30%
Naked Music – 25%
Subliminal – 6%
Track Mode – 5%
 
BEST INDEPENDENT LABEL (INT'L)
Nuphonic – 27%
BBE – 24%
Yellow – 22%
Compost –17%
Strut – 10%
BEST RETAIL STORE
DanceTracks – 53%
Satellite – 23%
Vinylmania – 14%
Halcyon – 9%
A1 – 1%
BEST ON-LINE STORE
DanceTracks – 34%
Satellite – 33%
Groovetech – 20%
Hard to Find – 8%
Vinylmania – 4%
BEST WEBSITE
Deep House Page – 46%
Speed Garage – 35%
Giant Step – 7%
Yellorange – 7%
Liquid Sound Lounge – 5%
BEST WEBSITE - CHAT/MIXES
Gotta Have House – 39%
Deep House Page – 36%
Underground NYC – 19%
Yellorange – 4%
On The Corner FM – 2%
BEST MUSIC PUBLICATION
Straight No Chaser – 30%
XLR8R – 21%
Jockey Slut – 20%
BPM Culture – 15%
The Fader – 13%
BEST MUSIC WRITER
Michael Paoletta – 31% Karl Injex – 25%
Ethan Brown – 20%
Bruce Tantum – 16%
Tomas Palermo – 8%


BEST RADIO SHOW
Deeper Than Disco, DJ True (90.3) – 40%
Liquid Sound Lounge, Jeannie Hopper (99.5) – 27%
The Candy Store, T.O. Sweet (89.1) – 22%
KISS Club Mix, Vic Money/Reuben Toro (98.7) – 9%
Johnny D (105.9) - 4%
LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
Tony Humphries – 29%
David Mancuso – 27%
François K – 20%
Frankie Knuckles – 20%
DJ Camacho – 9%