The annual award event is created to celebrate the creative minds behind music production, distribution and business.
Entries are open as organizers will be accepting entries for the year in review (September 2016 – August 2017) in 29 different voting categories this year.
The categories include Best Producer, New Discovery producer, Best Afropop producer, Best Afro-beat producer, Best Afro R&B Producer, Best Afro Hip-hop producer, Best Afro Highlife Producer, Best Afro rock producer, Best Afro-Soul producer, Best Afro-Dancehall producer, Best Afro-Jazz Producer, Best Afro-Gospel producer, Best DJ Male, Best DJ Female.
Other categories are Best Mixing & Mastering engineer, Best Radio station, Best Entertainment station (Terrestrial), Best Entertainment station (Cable), Best Artiste Manager, Best Music video director, Best Event promoter, Best OAP, Best Record company (Marketer), Best Record label, Best Blog, Best Online music platform, Best Choreographer, Best Song writer and Best Live band.
All professionals of the under listed categories of Nigerian origin living either on the continent or abroad are eligible. You may submit works in more than one category of the 29 voting categories of the award but each entry registration must be done and submitted separately.
Any work submitted by any professional or a representative has automatically granted authorization to the The Beatz Awards to use the artiste’s image, video, music, sound, beat and biography for promotion of the artiste and The Beatz Awards adverts on television, print, radio, online and social media platforms.
Every qualified professional within the music industry can submit their entry via: http://www.thebeatzawards.com/