After the first round of voting, the Aboriginal People’s Choice Music Awards have announced the official nominees today.
Many artists have garnered multiple nominations like Don Amero, Cris Derksen, Winnipeg’s Most, Samantha Crain, Derek Miller and JB the First Lady, to name a few. It’s a tough call in each category!
Online voting begins now and ends October 6th, 2011. The award ceremony will take place November 4th, 2011 in Winnipeg. The APCMA is a celebration of all the nominees and their work. Congratulations to all of the artists from RPM.
See the complete list of nominees and cast your vote at aboriginalpeopleschoice.com
Best Hand Drum Album Big River Cree Love Medicine Nakoa Heavyrunner Thundering Spirit Young Confederation
Best Rock Album Bruthers of Different Muthers Segweh The Johnnys Weaselhead Will Belcourt
Best Aboriginal Radio Station Program Native Trailblazers Think NDN Westbrook Western Hour