Voting Opens for 2014 Beatport Awards

In the past, country music seemed to have an awards show every single weekend, now EDM clearly wants to get in on the action. Introducing the 2014 Beatport Awards from the world’s largest music store for DJs. Voting is now open through Feb. 28 for all Community Choice categories which include: Track of the Year, Artist of the Year, Label of the Year and Album of the Year. Users can cast one vote a day here and the results from these categories will broadcast popular opinion.

Beatport will also announce the winners for the following categories: Best-Selling Original Track of the Year, Best-Selling Remix of the Year, Best-Selling Album of the Year, Best-Selling Compilation of the Year, and DJ Choice Award (the track appearing on the most DJ charts) based on sales activity, which is a very credible way of deciding who should take home each prize. For five special categories, a panel of Beatport staff writers and dance music veterans will choose the receipient for: Track of the Year, DJ of the Year, Best Musical Collaboration, Best New Artist, and Lifetime Achievement.

Winners will be announced on March 7th, so happy voting! Here is the full list of Community Choice category nominees in the 2014 Beatport Awards:

Community Choice Track Of The Year

“Animals” – Martin Garrix
“Got A Feeling (Bontan Remix / Pleasurekraft Edit)” – Josh Butler, Bontan, Pleasurekraft
“I Could Be The One” – Avicii vs. Nicky Romero
“Imprint Of Pleasure” – Tube & Berger
“Mammoth” – Dimitri Vegas, Moguai, and Like Mike
“My House” – Purple Disco Machine

Community Choice Artist of the Year (listed in alphabetical order)

Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike
Hot Since 82
Martin Garrix
Ten Walls
Tube & Berger

Community Choice Label Of The Year

Bedrock Records
Dim Mak Records
Off Recordings
Revealed Recordings
Spinnin Records
Toolroom Records

Community Choice Album Of The Year

A Song Across Wires [Extended Versions] – BT
Calamari Tuesday – Feed Me
Intense [Extended Versions] – Armin Van Buuren
Involv3r – Sasha
Random Access Memories – Daft Punk
Settle – Disclosure

via – Beatport