Purchase your TICKETS today for the upcoming annual Tennessee Music Awards event! Inspired by the diverse music of Tennessee, the Tennessee Music Awards program is aimed at honoring independent artists and professionals statewide, from Memphis to Jackson, Nashville to Knoxville, and Chattanooga to Johnson City. Voting The Tennessee Music Awards program is focused on all genres, providing a platform for artists, producers, venues, and more, to synergize promotional efforts. Voting for the 2018 multi-genre event began June 17 and ended July 7.
We'll see you Monday, October 8th at the annual red carpet event! Location: University of Memphis Lambuth. Book you discounted HOTEL room at Courtyard by Marriott of Jackson.
During the Tennessee Music Awards red carpet event on October 8th, W.S. Fluke Holland will be honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award. Born April 22, 1935, in Saltillo, Tennessee, Holland notably played drums on the 1955 Sun Records recording of "Blue Suede Shoes" and performed on the "Million Dollar Quartet" session that featured Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins, and Johnny Cash.
Miss Tennessee 2016, Grace Burgess will interview artists and more on the VIP Red Carpet this year. Also, presenting awards will be Miss Teen Tennessee, Miss Teen Rodeo Tennessee, Dr. Niles Reddick, and so many more. The Tennessee Music Awards public nomination round began April 12, 2018 and ended May 31. Eligible artists with the most nominations moved on to the final voting round.
The main event: October 8, 2018
1. Americana Artist of the Year
2. Blues Artist of the Year
3. Bluegrass Artist of the Year
4. Choir of the Year
5. Country Artist of the Year
6. Hip Hop / Rap Artist of the Year
7. Inspirational Artist of the Year
8. Indie / Rockabilly Artist of the Year
9. Marching Band of the Year
10. Metal Band of the Year
11. Rock Artist of the YearArtifas
12. Female Vocalist of the Year
13. Male Vocalist of the Year
14. Bassist of the Year
15. Drummer of the Year
16. Guitarist of the Year
17. Keys Player of the Year
18. Producer of the Year
19. Video of the Year
20. Songwriter of the Year
21. Song of the Year
22. Album of the Year
23. Radio Station of the Year
24. Radio DJ of the Year
25. Magazine of the Year
26. Venue of the Year
27. Entertainer of the Year
28. The Lifetime Achievement Award will be presented during the award ceremony.
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