THE BEATZ AWARDSTM 2016 is officially open for entries from July 4th 2016'

'THE BEATZ AWARDSTM 2016 is officially open for entries from July 4th 2016. This year’s edition has 32 categories and we welcome submission for the under listed categories. The year in review is August 2015 to July 2016

THE BEATZ AWARDSTM is designed to address the common goals and concerns of those who make music. The show is fashioned to honor the hottest recording professionals and business executives in Nigeria.

Please Note that:

  • Entries open from July 4, 2016 and closes on August 30th, 2016.
  • Entries must be within the year in review, August 2015 to July 2016
  • All professionals of the under listed categories of Nigerian origin living either on the continent or abroad are eligible.
  • You may submit works in more than one category of the 29 voting categories of the award, but each entry registration must be done and submitted separately.
  • Producers/ directors/songwriters must submit their works digitally via THE BEATZ AWARDS website, visit www.thebeatzawards.com/entries-2016.html.
  • Any fabrication of material about any artistic work or the producer/ director/songwriter renders the entry null and void.
  • If a song/video promotes violence or abuse, it will not be considered for the award.

N.B: Any work submitted by any professional or a representative has automatically granted authorization to the THE BEATZ AWARDSTM to use the artiste’s image, video, music, sound, beat and biography for promotion of the Artiste and THE BEATZ AWARDSTM adverts on Television, Print, Radio, Online and social media platforms.

THE BEATZ AWARDSTM reserves the right to disqualify any work that fails to adhere to the guidelines and rules of submission.

CATEGORIES:

  • BEST AFRO POP PRODUCER
  • PRODUCER OF THE YEAR
  • BEST AFRO BEAT PRODUCER
  • BEST AFRO R&B PRODUCER
  • BEST AFRO HIP-HOP PRODUCER
  • BEST AFRO HIGHLIFE PRODUCER
  • BEST AFRO ROCK PRODUCER
  • BEST AFRO SOUL PRODUCER
  • BEST AFRO DANCEHALL PRODUCER
  • BEST AFRO JAZZ PRODUCER
  • BEST AFRO GOSPEL PRODUCER
  • BEST MIXING & MASTERING ENGINEER
  • BEST MUSIC VIDEO DIRECTOR
  • BEST CHOREOGRAPHER
  • BEST SONG WRITER
  • NEW DISCOVERY DJ
  • NEW DISCOVERY PRODUCER
  • BEST DJ MALE
  • BEST DJ FEMALE
  • BEST ENTERTAINMENT STATION AWARD (TERRESTRIAL)
  • BEST ENTERTAINMENT STATION AWARD (CABLE)
  • BEST ARTIST MANAGER
  • BEST MUSIC VIDEO DIRECTOR
  • BEST LIVE BAND
  • BEST EVENT PROMOTER
  • BEST OAP
  • BEST RECORD COMPANY (MARKETER)
  • BEST RECORD LABEL
  • BEST BLOG
  • BEST ONLINE MUSIC PLATFORM
  • SPECIAL RECOGNITION AWARD (BRANDS ONLY) NON-VOTING CATEGORY
  • INDUSTRY PROFESSIONAL AWARD OF THE YEAR (NON VOTING CATEGORY)
  • LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD (NON VOTING CATEGORY)