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IDMA nominees announced!

IDMA nominees announced!

The 29th Annual Dance Music Awards are coming up during this year's Winter Music Conference in Miami and the nominees have been announced!

Your favorite DJs, clubs, radio stations, songs, and more were nominated across 57 categories. We are proud to announce that Evolution was nominated for Best Radio Station, and Pete Tong has been nominated for his Evolution radio show!

Fans can cast their votes on the Winter Music Conference website, and the winners will be announced March 27th.

Check out the nominees below!

1. Best Underground Dance Track

Bigger Than Prince - Green Velvet

Everything - Maya Jane Coles Feat. Karin Park

Gotham - Ten Walls

Jack - Breach

Let's Go Dancing - Tiga VS Audion

Reverse Skydiving - Hot Natured

The Clapping Track - Claude VonStroke

 

2. Best Alternative / Indie Rock Dance Track

A Light That Never Comes - Linkin Park Feat. Steve Aoki

Alive - Empire Of The Sun

Let Me Show You Love - Cut Copy

Pompeii - Bastille

Radioactive - Imagine Dragons

Reflektor - Arcade Fire

Safe And Sound - Capital Cities

The Mother We Share - CHVRCHES

 

3. Best Indie Dance Track

Changes - Faul & Wad Ad vs. Pnau

Enjoy (Oliver Remix) - Gigamesh

Feeling for You - Sugar Hill

Gonna Get You - Sharam Jey & Night Talk

Lion, The Lion - Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs & Eats Everything

Strandbar - Todd Terje

Too Late - Gui Boratto

 

4. Best Latin Dance Track

Come With Me - Ricky Martin

El Amante - Daddy Yankee Feat. J Alvarez

Feel This Moment - Pitbull Feat. Christina Aguilera

Hable De Ti - Yandel

Mama Mia - Mayra Verónica

Turn the Night Up - Enrique Iglesias

Vivir Mi Vida - Marc Anthony

 

5. Best House/Garage/Deep House Track

Bigger Than Prince (Hot Since 82 Remix) - Green Velvet

Latch - Disclosure

Look Right Through (MK Mix) - Storm Queen

Mind Ur Step - Dennis Ferrer Feat. Janelle Kroll

Need U (100%) - Duke Dumont Feat. A*M*E*

No Eyes - Claptone Feat. Jaw

Nobody Else - Dusky

 

6. Best R&B / Urban Dance Track

Blurred Lines - Robin Thicke Feat. T.I. & Pharrell

Diamonds - Rihanna

Hold On, We're Going Home - Drake Feat. Majid Jordan

Mirrors - Justin Timberlake

Q.U.E.E.N. - Janelle Monae Feat. Erykah Badu

Suit & Tie - Justin Timberlake

Treasure - Bruno Mars

 

7. Best Electro / Progressive House Track

Animals - Martin Garrix

Apollo - Hardwell Feat. Amba Shepherd

Clarity - Zedd Feat. Foxes

If I Lose Myself (Alesso Remix) - Alesso VS OneRepublic

Reload - Sebastian Ingrosso & Tommy Trash Feat. John Martin

Summertime Sadness (Cedric Gervais Remix) - Lana Del Rey

Wake Me Up - Avicii Feat. Aloe Blacc

 

8. Best Rap/Hip-Hop/TRAP Dance Track

Bird Machine - DJ Snake Feat. Alesia

Bubble Butt - Major Lazer Feat. Bruno Mars, 2 Chainz, Tyga & Mystic

Can't Hold Us - Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Feat. Ray Dalton

Feel This Moment - Pitbull Feat. Christina Aguilera

Fuckin Problems - A$AP Rocky Feat. Drake, 2 Chainz & Kendrick Lamar

Gas Pedal - Sage The Gemini Feat. IamSu

We Own It - 2 Chainz Feat. Wiz Khalifa

 

9. Best Trance Track

Skylarking - BT

Steal You Away - Dash Berlin & Alexander Popov Feat. Jonathan Mendelsohn

The Expedition (A State of Trance 600 Anthem) - Armin van Buuren & Markus Schulz

This Is What It Feels Like - Armin van Buuren Feat. Trevor Guthrie

Thunder - W&W

Walter White - Above & Beyond

Wayfarer - Audien

10. Best Dubstep/Drum & Bass Track

Gold - Adventure Club Feat. Yuna

Haunting - Andy C

Holdin' On (Skrillex & Nero Mix) - Monsta

This Is Not the End - Krewella Feat. Pegboard Nerds

Tidal Wave - Sub Focus Feat. Alpines

Try it Out (Neon Mix)- Skrillex & Alvin Risk

Waiting All Night - Rudimental Feat. Ella Eyre

 

11. Best Tech House / Techno Track

Friday- Shadow Child Feat. Takura

Imprint Of Pleasure - Tube & Berger

Let's Go Dancing - Tiga VS Audion

Nobody Else - Dusky

Ringo - Joris Voorn

Roar - Nicole Moudaber

Zebra - Solee

 

12. Best Chillout / Lounge Track

Floating - Kaskade Feat. Haley

Planet Us - Hot Natured

Pretty Lights - Vibe Vendetta

Reach For the Dead - Boards Of Canada

So Good to Me - Chris Malinchak

True Thoughts - Parra For Cuva Feat. Anna Naklab

 

13. Best Commercial / Pop Dance Track

Blurred Lines - Robin Thicke Feat. T.I. & Pharrell

Clarity - Zedd Feat. Foxes

Get Lucky - Daft Punk Feat. Pharrell

I Need Your Love - Calvin Harris Feat. Ellie Goulding

Roar - Katy Perry

Royals - Lorde

Wake Me Up - Avicii Feat. Aloe Blacc

 

14. Best Compilation or Full Length DJ Mix

A State of Trance 2013 - Armin van Buuren

Anjunabeats Vol. 10 - Above & Beyond

DJ-Kicks - Breach

DJ-Kicks - Maceo Plex

MK In The House - Marc 'MK' Kinchen

Toolroom Knights - Dannic

Ultra Dance 14

 

15. Best Global DJ

Afrojack

Armin van Buuren

Avicii

Calvin Harris

David Guetta

Deadmau5

Hardwell

Tiësto

 

16. Best North American DJ

BT

Diplo

Kaskade

Krewella

Porter Robinson

Richie Hawtin

Skrillex

Steve Aoki

 

17. Best European DJ

Axwell

Carl Cox

Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike

Eric Prydz

Loco Dice

Nicky Romero

R3hab

Zedd

 

18. Best Break-Through DJ

Art Department

Carnage

Dannic

Deorro

Dillon Francis

DJ Snake

Dusky

Makj

Martin Garrix

 

19. Best EDM / Pop DJ

Avicii

Calvin Harris

David Guetta

Eric Prydz

Kaskade

NERVO

Paul van Dyk

Zedd

 

20. Best Trance DJ

Above and Beyond

Armin van Buuren

Dash Berlin

Gareth Emery

Markus Schulz

Martin Garrix

Mat Zo

W&W

 

21. Best House / Garage / Deep House DJ

Dennis Ferrer

Eats Everything

Hot Since 82

Jamie Jones

Maceo Plex

Maya Jane Coles

Marc 'MK' Kinchen

Seth Troxler

 

22. Best Indie Dance/Underground DJ

Dixon

Flume

Hot Natured

Tensnake

The M Machine

Todd Terje

Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs

 

23. Best Progressive House/Electro DJ

Afrojack

Alesso

Avicii

Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike

Hardwell

Laidback Luke

Nicky Romero

Steve Angello

 

24. Best Techno/Tech House DJ

Adam Beyer

Joris Voorn

Loco Dice

Richie Hawtin

Sven Väth

Tiga

UMEK

 

25. Best Dubstep/Drum & Bass DJ

Andy C

Bassnectar

Flux Pavilion

Knife Party

Krewella

Rudimental

Skrillex

 

26. Best Hardstyle DJ

Brennan Heart

Coone

Frontliner

Headhunterz

Wildstylez

Zatox

 

27. Best Podcast or Radio Mixshow DJ

A State of Trance - Armin van Buuren

Club Life - Tiësto

Evolution - Pete Tong

Group Therapy - Above & Beyond

Hardwell on Air - Hardwell

Levels - Avicii

Protocol Radio - Nicky Romero

 

28. Best Artist (Solo)

Armin van Buuren

Avicii

Calvin Harris

Deadmau5

Kaskade

Lady Gaga

Zedd

 

29. Best Artist (Group)

Above & Beyond

Daft Punk

Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike

Disclosure

Krewella

Major Lazer

NERVO

 

30. Best Break-Through Artist (Solo)

Breach

Carnage

DJ Snake

Duke Dumont

James Blake

Lorde

Martin Garrix

 

31. Best Break-Through Artist (Group)

Adventure Club

Capital Cities

Cash Cash

CHVRCHES

Dusky

Hot Natured

Rudimental

Tale Of Us

 

32. Best Full Length Studio Recording

Atmosphere - Kaskade

Comfort - Maya Jane Coles

Damage Control - Mat Zo

Get Wet - Krewella

Random Access Memories - Daft Punk

Settle - Disclosure

True - Avicii

 

33. Best Featured Vocalist Performance

Apollo - Hardwell Feat. Amba Shepherd

Clarity - Zedd Feat. Foxes

Get Lucky - Daft Punk Feat. Pharrell Williams

I Wanna Dance With Somebody - The Cube Guys Feat. Barbara Tucker

Latch - Disclosure Feat. Sam Smith

This is What It Feels Like - Armin van Buuren Feat. Trevor Guthrie

Wake Me Up - Avicii Feat. Aloe Blacc

 

34. Best Music Video

Applause -Lady Gaga

Bubble Butt - Major Lazer Feat. Bruno Mars, 2 Chainz, Tyga & Mystic

Get Lucky - Daft Punk Feat. Pharrell

Latch - Disclosure Feat. Sam Smith

This is What It Feels Like - Armin van Buuren Feat. Trevor Guthrie

Wake Me Up - Avicii Feat. Aloe Blacc

 

35. Best Producer

Armin van Buuren

Avicii

Calvin Harris

Diplo

Hardwell

Pharrell Williams

Zedd

 

36. Best Remixer

Calvin Harris

Dave Audé

Hot Since 82

Jump Smokers

Maceo Plex

Marc 'MK' Kinchen

R3hab

 

37. Best US Club

Avalon - Los Angeles

LIV - Miami Beach

Output - New York

Pacha - New York

Space - Miami

The Light - Las Vegas

XS - Las Vegas

 

38. Best Global Club

Amnesia - Ibiza

Berghain - Berlin

DC-10 - Ibiza

Fabric - London

Ministry of Sound - London

Privilege - Ibiza

Space - Ibiza

 

39. Best Music Event

BPM - Playa del Carmen, Mexico

Coachella - Indio, CA

Electric Daisy Carnival - Las Vegas, NV

Electric Zoo - New York City, NY

Tomorrowland - Boom, Belgium

TomorrowWorld - Atlanta, Georgia

Ultra Music Festival - Miami, FL

 

40. Best Radio Station

538

BBC Radio 1

BPM - Sirius XM

Digitally Imported

Electric Area - Sirius XM

Evolution - iHeartRadio

Ibiza Global Radio

 

41. Best Music Media Resource

Dancing Astronaut

DJ Mag

DJ Times

Elektro

inthemix

mixmag

Resident Advisor

 

42. Best Music App

Mixcloud

Pandora

Shazam

SoundCloud

Spotify

TuneIn

 

43. Best EDM/Dance Music Retailer

Amazon.com

Beatport

iTunes

Juno Download

Trackitdown

Traxsource

 

44. Best Global Music Label

Armada Music

Defected Records

Ministry of Sound

Size Records

Spinnin' Records

Toolroom Records

Ultra Music

 

45. Best American Music Label

Astralwerks

Big Beat Records

Dim Mak

Interscope

Mad Decent

Nervous/Nurvous Records

OWSLA

Strictly Rhythm Records

Ultra Music

 

46. Best Indie/Underground Music Label

Crosstown Rebels

Dirtybird

Drumcode

Get Physical Music

Hospital Records

Hot Creations

Innervisions

Life and Death

Suara Records

 

47. Best Music Label Promoter or Exec In-House

Andrew Salsano - Nervous Records

Ayelet Schiffman - Columbia Records

Eelko van Kooten - Spinnin' Records

George Hess - Strictly Rhythm Records

Liz Miller - Big Beat Records

Maykel Piron - Armada Music

Phil Nieves - Ultra Music

Sean Glass - Win Music

 

48. Best Independent Music Promotion/Marketing

Aurelia Entertainment - Lainie Copicotto

Bobby Shaw Promotion - Bobby Shaw

Fly Life - Carmen Cacciatore

Neighbourhood PR - Neil Bainbridge

Oracle Entertainment - Debra Eriksen

Promo Only Promotions - Cary Vance / John Suraci / John Parker

ProMotion - Brad Lebeau

Your Army - James Pitt

 

49. Best Promo Subscription Service/Music Pool

DJcity

FATdrop

iDJPool

Kings of Spins

Masspool

Promo Only

Your Army

 

50. Best New Product of the Year

Ableton Push

Native Instruments Kontrol S4

Philips M1X - DJ

Pioneer DDJ - SX

Pioneer DJM900SRT

Novation Launchpad S

Numark Orbit

 

51. Best Manufacturer of the Year

Ableton

Native Instruments

Novation

Numark

Pioneer

PK Sound

V-Moda

 

52. Best Studio Product

Ableton Live 9

Apple Logic Pro X

KRK Rockit 8 G3

Native Instruments Maschine Studio

Pioneer RMX1000

 

53. Best DJ Software

Ableton Live 9

Rekordbox

Serato DJ

Serato Scratch Live

Traktor Pro 2

Virtual DJ

 

54. Best Controller

Allen & Heath Xone:K2

Hercules DJ Control AIR

Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4

Numark NS6

Pioneer DDJ-SX

Stanton SCS.4DJ

Vestax VCI-400

 

55. Best Mixer

Allen & Heath Xone:DB4

Denon DN-X1700

Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol Z2

Numark M6 USB

Pioneer DJM-900nexus

Rane sixty-eight

Vestax PMC-580Pro

 

56. Best Media Player

Denon SC2900

Denon SC3900

Gemini CDMP-7000

Numark Mixdeck Quad

Pioneer CDJ-2000nexus

 

57. Best Headphones

Beats By Dre Mixr

Pioneer HDJ-2000

Sennheiser HD 25

Sol Republic Tracks

 

V-Moda Crossfade M-100

 

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