SoulTracks Readers Choice Awards tonight!

Hey SoulTrackers, the time has come!  After months of nominations and thousands of votes, we are now ready for the 2011 SoulTracks Readers' Choice Awards, the world's most popular awards celebrating independent soul music!

This year's Awards will be broadcast on Monday, December 5th at 8:00 p.m. EST, hosted by our good friend Jodine Dorce of Jodine's Corner (with special help from our friend Nina Morena). You can listen to the awards online on the following stations (listed alphabetically):

Hey SoulTrackers, the time has come!  After months of nominations and thousands of votes, we are now ready for the 2011 SoulTracks Readers' Choice Awards, the world's most popular awards celebrating independent soul music!

This year's Awards will be broadcast on Monday, December 5th at 8:00 p.m. EST, hosted by our good friend Jodine Dorce of Jodine's Corner (with special help from our friend Nina Morena). You can listen to the awards online on the following stations (listed alphabetically):

A.S.S.K. Radio Rhythm and Soul Radio
A Funk Above the Rest Rhythm Flow Radio 
Basement Soul Radio Soul City Radio
Black Soul Rhythms  Soul Radio (tape delayed)
Funk Republic Radio Sounds of Soul Radio 
Neo Soul Cafe Starpoint Radio
Radio Free Detroit  
   

Below is the list of finalists as well as clips of their music. 

Congratulations to all the nominated artists. We can't wait to give out these awards!  Leave your own congratulations below in the comment section!

Independent Album of the Year

Anthony David - As Above So Below
Bilal - Airtight's Revenge
Kelly Price - Kelly
Kindred the Family Soul - Love Has No Recession
Rahsaan Patterson - bluephoria
The Foreign Exchange - Authenticity
Zo! - ...just visiting three

Song of the Year

"4Evermore" - Anthony David and Algebra
"Easier Said Than Done" - Rahsaan Patterson
"I Need A Dollar" - Aloe Blacc
"Little One" - Bilal
"Magic Happens" - Kindred the Family Soul
"Tired" - Kelly Price
"You Gotta Be" - Patti Austin
 

Female Vocalist of the Year

Kelly Price
Deborah Bond
Julie Dexter
Keke Wyatt
Kim Burrell
Maya Azucena
Patti Austin
Syleena Johnson

Male Vocalist of the Year

Anthony David
Bilal
Frank McComb
Freddie Jackson
Gordon Chambers
Noel Gourdin
Rahsaan Patterson
 

Duo or Group of the Year

Kindred the Family Soul
Electric Empire
King
Mama's Gun
Mint Condition
Reel People
Soul Cycle
The Foreign Exchange
The Stylistics
 

New Artist of the Year

Abby Dobson
Chaz Shepherd
Cleveland Jones
King
LeNora Jaye
Nia Devine
Teri Tobin
 

Major Label Album of the Year

Raphael Saadiq - Stone Rollin
Jill Scott - The Light of the Sun
Adele - 21
Charlie Wilson - Uncle Charlie
Cee Lo Green - The Lady Killer
El DeBarge - Second Chance
Ledisi - Pieces of Me

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ADVANCE Listening Room - Eric Roberson - "Wind"
CD of the Month - James Day - Song, Soul & Spirit
Listening Room - Stokley - Introducing Stokley
Listening Room - The GroovaLottos - Ask Yo' Mama

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