SoulTracks Awards Show coming on Dec. 7th

Hey SoulTrackers, the time has come!  The voting is done and we're ready to have our 2010 SoulTracks Readers' Choice Awards, the world's most popular awards celebrating independent soul music!

This year's Awards will be broadcast on Tuesday, December 7th at 8:00 p.m., hosted by our good friend Jodine Dorce of Jodine's Corner (with special help from our friend Nina Morena of Fusicology)

You can hear the Awards on the following great radio stations:

Rhythm and Soul Radio

Rhythm Flow Radio

Sounds of Soul Radio

Starpoint Radio

Whispers In the Dark


Here are this year's Awards finalists with links to their SoulTracks artist pages (all categories are for independent artists only, except for the Major Label Album of the Year).  To hear the nominated artists and songs, just click on the media players to the right of the category!

Independent Album of the Year 
Angela Johnson - It's Personal
Avery*Sunshine - Avery*Sunshine
Bilal - Airtight's Revenge
Dwele - W.ants W.orld W.omen
Incognito - Transatlantic RPM
Yahzarah - The Ballad of Purple St. James
Zo! - Sunstorm
Major Label Album of the Year 
Erykah Badu - New Amerykah Part 2
Janelle Monae - The Archandroid
Kem - Intimacy
N'dambi - Pink Elephant
Raheem DeVaughn - The Love and War Masterpiece
Sade - Soldier of Love
Will Downing - Lust, Love & Lies
Song of the Year 
All In Me - Angela Johnson and Darien
Greatest Weapon of All Time - Zo! (feat. Sy Smith)
It's What I Do - Kirk Whalum (feat. Lalah Hathaway)
Love Theory - Maysa and Will Downing
Ugly Part of Me - Avery*Sunshine
Why Dontcha Call Me No More - Yahzarah
You Gotta Believe In Something - Jonathan Butler
Male Vocalist of the Year 
Calvin Richardson
Darien Brockington
Jesse Boykins III
Jonathan Butler
Jose James
PJ Morton
Female Vocalist of the Year 
Angela Johnson
Bettye LaVette
Conya Doss
Elisabeth Withers
Duo or Group of the Year 
Dru Hill
Mama's Gun
Marcell and the Truth
Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings
The Temptations
The Whispers
New Artist of the Year 
Anwar Robinson
Mama's Gun
Mayer Hawthorne
Saunders Sermons

Featured Album - Michael Mayo - Bones
Choice Cut - Ascendant feat. Angela Johnson - "It's Not Over"
Song of the Month - Ty Causey feat. Monet Cherise - "U-Turn"
Album of the Month - Derrick "Doc" Pearson - A Family Man

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