2017 Radio Milwaukee Music Awards Winners Announced

Without a doubt, 88Nine Radio Milwaukee is an integral part of the growth of the Milwaukee music scene, and their annual Radio Milwaukee Music Awards are often a testament to that growth. This year’s awards, the 10th annual edition, are no different, as a diverse set of musicians from a variety of genres took home hardware. In fact, there was only one duplicate winner, albeit the deserving Abby Jeanne, who won both Album of the Year as well as Solo Artist of the Year. It was also a good night for local hip hop, asd WebsterX, Vincent VanGREAT, and newcomer Denny Lanez all walked away with awards after having big years, respectively. The night was punctuated with performances from Luxi, B~Free, Zed Kenzo, Abby Jeanne, and Rose of the West, with DJ sets from Luxi throughout the night, as well. Get the full rundown of your 2017 Radio Milwaukee Music Awards below, and if you have three hours to kill, you can watch the full show broadcast as well:

Album of the Year
Abby Jeanne – “Rebel Love”

Song of the Year
Vincent VanGreat – “A Message”

Solo Artist of the Year
Abby Jeanne

Band of the Year

Music Video of the Year
Marielle Allschwang – “Aquarium”

Album Artwork of the Year
Trapper Schoepp – “Bay Beach Amusement Park”

Independent Release of the Year
Life in a Tree – “Say Goodbye to the Nighttime Skies”

Best Disc We Missed
Denny Lanez – “Believer”

Critics Choice (Album of the Year)
WebsterX – “Daymares”

Rising Star Award
Enzo DeMay

Humanitarian of the Year
Arte Para Todos

Music Ambassador of the Year
Hear Here Presents

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