2018 YYCMA Winners

Celebrating a wide range of musical talent, it was a proud night for Calgary’s music community and its artists as the YYC Music Awards hosted its third annual event at The Palace Theatre on September 23rd with MC duties from X92.2 Midday Host, Angela Valiant. Artists were honoured in 20 categories with the following winners announced. (listed below).

The YYC Music Awards committee would like to congratulate all the nominees and winners of third annual YYCMAs. We’d also like to thank our sponsors, volunteers, our Production Manager, Darryl Bowers and The Palace Theatre staff and management. To the managers, promoters, media, live music venues and representatives that keep the music in our city playing – Thank you from the bottoms of our hearts.

Lastly, we’d like to thank Calgary’s music community for embracing the YYC MUSIC AWARDS to recognize the amazing talents that call it home. The YYC Music Awards is for each and every one of you!

And The Winners Are…

2018 Alternative Recording of the Year Winner - RALEIGH

ALTERNATIVE RECORDING OF THE YEAR
Presented by X92.9 FM Calgary’s Alternative

2018 Blues Recording of the Year Winner - Carly Reirson

BLUES RECORDING OF THE YEAR

2018 Country Recording of the Year Winner - Nice Horse

COUNTRY RECORDING OF THE YEAR
Presented by Wild 95.3 FM Calgary’s New Country

2018 EDM Recording of the Year Winner - Ginsong & Titus1

EDM RECORDING OF THE YEAR

2018 Female Artist of the Year Winner & Zackariah and the Prophets Award - Kate Stevens

FEMALE ARTIST OF THE YEAR

2018 Folk Recording of the Year Winner - Todd Stewart

FOLK RECORDING OF THE YEAR

2018 Group of the Year Winner - The Static Shift

GROUP OF THE YEAR

2018 Industry Person of the Year Winner - Brian Cymbaluk

INDUSTRY PERSON OF THE YEAR

2018 Jazz Recording of the Year Winner - Tricia Edwards

JAZZ RECORDING OF THE YEAR

2018 Male Artist of the Year Winner - Matt Blais

MALE ARTIST OF THE YEAR

2018 Metal Recording of the Year Winner - Divinity

METAL RECORDING OF THE YEAR

2018 Music Video of the Year Winner - Adam Dorval

MUSIC VIDEO OF THE YEAR

2018 People's Choice of the Year Winner - Life Like Fire

PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARD

2018 Pop Recording of the Year Winner - Jennie Harluk

POP RECORDING OF THE YEAR

2018 Single of the Year Winner - The Static Shift

ROCK RECORDING OF THE YEAR

2018 Single of the Year Winner - The Static Shift

SINGLE OF THE YEAR
Presented by Moonshot Phonographs

2018 Songwriter of the Year Winner - Troy Kokol

SONGWRITER OF THE YEAR

2018 Urban Recording of the Year Winner - DJ Newboy

URBAN RECORDING OF THE YEAR

2018 World Recording of the Year Winner - Holly Blazina

WORLD RECORDING OF THE YEAR

2018 Female Artist of the Year Winner & Zackariah and the Prophets Award - Kate Stevens

ZACKARIAH & THE PROPHETS MEMORIAL AWARD
Presented by The Prophets of Music