2014 SoulTracks Readers' Choice Awards Nominees Named!

 

Thanks for voting! The 2014 SoulTracks Readers' Choice Awards, the biggest awards in the world dedicated to independent soul music. This year's finalists are superb and represent all that is great about Soul Music in 2014.  To be nominated, an artist must have released a project (or had the project reach its commercial peak) between October 1, 2013 and September 30, 2014. And other than the Major Label Album of the Year, all other nominees must have released their music independently (i.e., not on a major label). You can see the full eligibility rules by clicking here.

 

Thanks for voting! The 2014 SoulTracks Readers' Choice Awards, the biggest awards in the world dedicated to independent soul music. This year's finalists are superb and represent all that is great about Soul Music in 2014.  To be nominated, an artist must have released a project (or had the project reach its commercial peak) between October 1, 2013 and September 30, 2014. And other than the Major Label Album of the Year, all other nominees must have released their music independently (i.e., not on a major label). You can see the full eligibility rules by clicking here.

Voting ballots have been sent! 

The winners will be announced at our international broadcast on Monday, December 8.

Independent Album of the Year Major Label Album of the Year
Algebra Recovery
Amel Larrieux Ice Cream Everyday
Amp Fiddler Basementality 2
Angela Johnson Naturally me
Avery Sunshine The Sunroom
Eric Roberson The Box
Jarrod Lawson Jarrod Lawson
Joe  Bridges
Kindred the Family Soul A Couple Friends
Lil John Roberts The Heartbeat
Raul Midon Don't Hesitate
Shaun Escoffery In the Red Room
Slakah The Beatchild Soul Movement Vol. II
Al Jarreau My Old Friend: Celebrating George Duke
Aloe Blacc Lift Your Spirits
Daley Days & Nights
Dianne Reeves Beautiful Life
George Tandy The Foundation
Gregory Porter Liquid Spirit
Jennifer Hudson Jhud
Kem Promise to Love
Ledisi The Truth
Leela James Fall For You
Mali Music Mali Is…
Tank Stronger
Toni Braxton & Babyface Love, Marriage and Divorce
Male Vocalist of the Year Female Vocalist of the Year
Amp Fiddler
Eric Nolan
Eric Roberson
Heston
Jarle Bernhoft
Joe
Jonathan Butler
Kwabs
Rogiers
Shaun Escoffery
Timothy Bloom
Walter Christopher
Will Downing
Algebra Blessett
Amel Larrieux
Angela Johnson
Ann Nesby
Avery Sunshine
Carmen Lundy
Cheryl Barnes
Freda Payne
Gladys Knight
Jennifer Holliday
Kelly Price
Laura Mvula
Liv Warfield
Duo or Group of the Year New Artist Of the Year
Club Nouveau
Dangerfeel Newbies
Full Force
Incognito
Kindred the Family Soul
Lake Street Dive
Mama's Gun
Quadron
Sam Prather's Groove Orchestra
Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings
Soul Basement
The Foreign Exchange
Water Seed
Christian Gregory
Dangerfeel Newbies
Dominique Toney
Gene Noble
George Tandy Jr
James Tillman
Jarrod Lawson
MNEK
Rajdulari
Shaliek
SouLutions
SuCh
Timotha Lanae
Song of the Year Lifetime Achievement Award
Alex Isley "Still Care"
Angela Johnson and Raul Midon "M.O.N.E.Y."
Angie Fisher "IRS"
Avery Sunshine "Sweet Afternoon"
Chris Jasper "The One"
DeWayne Woods, Anthony Hamilton and Dave Holister "Friend of Mine"
Eric Roberson "Mark on Me"
Howard Hewett "You Still Live Inside of Me"
KeKe Wyatt "Lie Under You"
Lil John Roberts, Eric Roberson, Anthony David, Stokely and Musiq "Space"
Liv Warfield "Why Do You Lie?"
Shaliek "The Past"
SOS Band "Just Get Ready"
 To be announced...
   

 

 

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