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2017 FINALISTS


AAA (Adult Album Alternative)

Air Traffic Controller (Boston, MA, USA)

   

After Party

Bernardus (Lincoln, NE, USA)

   

Asleep

Chasing Giants (Sydney, NSW, Australia)

   

Bad News

Adrian T Bell (Prague, Czech Republic)

   

Blood On My Hands

Megan Slankard (San Francisco, CA, USA)

   

Cold Hard Sharp Dark

Sam Shaky (Helsinki, Finland)

   

Don't Let Go

Danny Starr (London, England)

   

Elixir

Kick The Robot (Athens, GA, USA)

   

Give Up Give In

Thornetta Davis (Detroit, MI, USA)

   

I Believe (Everything Gonna Be Alright)

Oketo (Lincoln, NE, USA)

   

Like A Child

North Easton (Rockland, ON, Canada)

   

Love Like That

Marc Robillard (Santa Monica, CA, USA)

   

Runnin

BRAVERY (Vancouver, BC, Canada)

   

Sparkles

David Blair (Vancouver, BC, Canada)

   

What Am I Worried About

Streets Of Laredo (Auckland, New Zealand)

   

Wild


AC (Adult Contemporary)

ESTICOandGRIFF (Topanga, CA, USA)

   

Break First

Alec Chambers (New York, NY, USA)

   

Completely Crazy

Avoid Dave (Tallinn, Estonia)

   

Dope

Drew Ryn (Chino Valley, AZ, USA)

   

Empire

Jordan Richman, Rayvon Owen (Elk Grove, CA, USA)

   

Halfway Out Of Love

Laura Leighe (Duncan, OK, USA)

   

Howlin' At The Moon

Colleen Brown And Major Love (Edmonton, AB, Canada)

   

I Love All Of You

Lost Stars (Nashville, TN, USA)

   

Lost Boys

Greta Salome (Mosfellsbaer, Iceland)

   

Row

Daphne Willis (Nashville, TN, USA)

   

Somebody's Someone

Matt Epp (Owen Sound, ON, Canada)

   

The Sound Ft. Faouzia

Lauren Riley (Cave Creek, AZ, USA)

   

Wanted


Americana

Bradford Loomis (Seattle, WA, USA)

   

Across The Divide

Big Little Lions (Royston, BC, Canada)

   

Against The Wall

Matt Joe Gow (Melbourne, VIC, Australia)

   

Bottle It Up, Pass It On

Matt Henry (Bangalow, NSW, Australia)

   

Catch Someday

Dale Boyle (Montreal, QC, Canada)

   

Gasoline

Luke Nicholson (Toronto, ON, Canada)

   

Long May He Reign

The Small Glories (Winnipeg, MB, Canada)

   

No Friend Of Mine

El Cosgrove (Dalby, QLD, Australia)

   

Nobody's Gettin' Out Alive

Fort Defiance (Nashville, TN, USA)

   

Shadows Through A Canyon

Gretta Ziller (Melbourne, VIC, Australia)

   

Slaughterhouse Blues

Mitch King (Gold Coast, QLD, Australia)

   

Southerly Change

Pete And The Stray Dogs (Doylestown, PA, USA)

   

Walk Right

Grace Askew (Memphis, TN, USA)

   

Yours


Christian

The Lasting Hope (Crothersville, IN, USA)

   

I'm Forgiven

Jordan St.Cyr (Niverville, MB, Canada)

   

In My Lifetime

Aaron Michael (Peoria, IL, USA)

   

Like Wildfire

Love Rain (Sallisaw, OK, USA)

   

Love Destiny

Undone (Winters, CA, USA)

   

Made To Dance

Joe Frey (Bennington, VT, USA)

   

Restore My Soul

Swingin Hammers (Nashville, TN, USA)

   

Roots

Emma Mullings (Sydney, NSW, Australia)

   

Skinny Roads

Johan Brits (Cape Town, South Africa)

   

This Must Be Jesus

Jacob Daniel (Sioux Falls, SD, USA)

   

Tidal Wave

Jordan St.Cyr (Niverville, MB, Canada)

   

Victory

Rob Eisner (Reading, Berkshire, England)

   

Your Grace

Rose Ostrowski (Berwick, PA, USA)

   

Your Words


Country

Maggie Baugh (Boca Raton, FL, USA)

   

Ain't Another Love Song

Bryan Thomas (Greeley, CO, USA)

   

Burn It To The Ground

Brad Saunders (Glovertown, NL, Canada)

   

Cut To The Chase

Trevor Panczak (Lethbridge, AB, Canada)

   

For A Girl

Kaylee Bell (Waimate, South Canterbury, New Zealand)

   

Getting Closer

Noe Palma (Independence, MO, USA)

   

I'll Be Your Whiskey

Myles Nelson (Columbia, SC, USA)

   

I'm Not Your Ex

Lisa Nicole (Castlegar, BC, Canada)

   

Mad About It

McKenzies Mill (West End, NC, USA)

   

Middle Of Nowhere

Kaylee Rutland (Flower Mound, TX, USA)

   

Pick Me Up

Sarah Miles (Princeton, NJ, USA)

   

Radio High

Powell Peebles (Vancouver, BC, Canada)

   

So Far So Good

Katrina Burgoyne (Gunnedah, NSW, Australia)

   

When I'm Broken

McKenzies Mill (West End, NC, USA)

   

Willie


EDM (Electronic Dance Music)

Kerbyy (Lillie, Nord, France)

   

Arizona - Oceans Away

Desca, Zimri (Nashville, TN, USA)

   

Avenues Ft. Zimri

Karel Ullner (New York, NY, USA)

   

Broken Out

Giles Hayter (London, England)

   

By Streetlight

Sphiral (Helsinki, Finland)

   

Fate Ft. Breana Marin

Dezi K (Brisbane, QLD, Australia)

   

Favorite Things

Edward Rose (Guaynabo, Puerto Rico)

   

Kingdom Come

AVIATOR (Moscow, Russia)

   

Me & U (Radio Edit)

Arc North (Stockholm, Sweden)

   

Meant To Be Ft. Krista Marina

Dobie (Zagreb, Croatia)

   

My Everything

Starix & Freakpass Ft. Aimi (Leeds, England)

   

No One Else

FHONO (Detroit, MI, USA)

   

On Fire

ALIA & Entheo Ft. Amma Li Grace (San Francisco, CA, USA)

   

Opening

SIKORA (La Crescenta, CA, USA)

   

Rainbow Eyes

UHURU (Southampton, Hampshire, England)

   

Suffocate


Folk/Singer-Songwriter

Big Little Lions (Royston, BC, Canada)

   

Better Than This

Dan Olsen (Torshavn, Faroe Islands)

   

Candy Shop

Brock Zeman (Carleton Place, ON, Canada)

   

Drinks (The Clown)

Nate Ihara (Chantilly, VA, USA)

   

Ghost

Joe McGowan (Charleston, SC, USA)

   

Lock And Key

Geron Hoy (Philadelphia, PA, USA)

   

Lucky

EL Cosgrove (Dalby, QLD, Australia)

   

Nobody's Gettin' Out Alive

Riley Pearce (Perth, WA, Australia)

   

Outside The Lines

Animal Ventura (Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil)

   

Same As

Benjamin Dakota Rogers (Brantford, ON, Canada)

   

The Soldier Song

Matt Epp (Owen Sound, ON, Canada)

   

The Sound Ft. Faouzia

Erick Macek (Bethlehem, PA, USA)

   

You Say

Grace Askew (Memphis, TN, USA)

   

Yours


Pop/Top 40

Daniel Levi (Tallinn, Estonia)

   

All I Need

Allie & Ivy (Sydney, NSW, Australia)

   

Best Friends

Sarsha Simone (Sydney, NSW, Australia)

   

Casualty

Laura Leighe (Duncan, OK, USA)

   

Cherry On Top

The Upset Victory (Cincinnati, OH, USA)

   

Don't Give Up The Night

Nate Hall (Waterloo, ON, Canada)

   

Holiday

Mark Klaver (Suffern, NY, USA)

   

I Don't Wanna Live Forever

Steph Porter (Atlanta, GA, USA)

   

Its All Good

Clubhouse (Columbus, OH, USA)

   

Kyra

SALIO (Tbilisi, Georgia)

   

Lost World

CAPPA (Philadelphia, PA, USA)

   

Next Ex

Ashlinn Gray (Johannesburg, South Africa)

   

Nineteen

The New Electric (Calgary, AB, Canada)

   

Ride This Feeling

IV4 (Pretoria, GP, South Africa)

   

When Stars Collide


R&B/Hip-Hop

Zjal (Adelaide, SA, Australia)

   

Bad Boyz

Reginald William (Fort Washington, MD, USA)

   

Being In Like

K Montana (Vancouver, BC, Canada)

   

Dancing

Keeya (Nassau, Bahamas)

   

Faded

Matt Cue (Detroit, MI, USA)

   

Freedom

Purp Miya (Atlanta, GA, USA)

   

Look At Me Now

Tin Tenn (Memphis, TN, USA)

   

Lucid Dreams

Rosewood Renegade (Austin, TX, USA)

   

Money Mitch

Kris Evans (Manchester, Lancashire, England)

   

N.U.M.B.

Arique Jackson (Indianapolis, IN, USA)

   

Real Tight Wrist

Chyna V. (Providence, RI, USA)

   

Run Forrest

Rebel Rae (Washington DC, USA)

   

Testament Of Youth

Absoloot (Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA)

   

The Truth

ZupaNova (Los Angeles, CA, USA)

   

Where Dat Weed At

ROB.B (San Diego, CA, USA)

   

Who Do You Think You Are?

ROMY (Brisbane, QLD, Australia)

   

Wild Heart

Shismu (Naxxar, Malta)

   

X (Kisses)


Rock

Quiet Streets (Heroldsberg, Bavaria, Germany)

   

14 Years

King No-one (Selby, North Yorkshire, England)

   

Antichrist

The Hollywood Kills (Nashville, TN, USA)

   

Break These Chains

Night Argent (Pasco, WA, USA)

   

Dreamcatcher

Robbery Inc. (Los Angeles, CA, USA)

   

Girl I Wanna

Kid Brother (Leesburg, VA, USA)

   

Good News

The Vanns (Sydney, NSW, Australia)

   

Harder To Find

Flix Highfield (Lubeck, Schleswig - Holstein, Germany)

   

I Found A Friend In You

Random Dogs (Tel Aviv, Gush Dan, Israel)

   

Over The Edge

Will Run Riot (Rockville, MD, USA)

   

Reinvent

NEEDSHES (Tashkent, Uzbekistan)

   

Time To See

Written By Wolves (Auckland, New Zealand)

   

Timebombs And Hurricanes

PHIN (Nashville, TN, USA)

   

You're Saving Me


Screenshot

Allie & Ivy (Sydney, NSW, Australia)

   

Best Friends

ESTICOandGRIFF (Topanga, CA, USA)

   

Break First

Ben Craven (Brisbane, QLD, Australia)

   

Critical Mass Part 2

Jono Jones (Guatemala City, Guatemala)

   

Fight Ft. Majesty

Jordan Richman, Rayvon Owen (Elk Grove, CA, USA)

   

Halfway Out Of Love

Tamsin (London, England)

   

Hunter

Jayde Taylor (Port Hope, ON, Canada)

   

Hurts Like Hell

Big Little Lions (Royston, BC, Canada)

   

In The Quieter Times

Ships Have Sailed (Los Angeles, CA, USA)

   

Up

IV4 (Pretoria, GP, South Africa)

   

When Stars Collide

Wes Mason (Rockwood, ON, Canada)

   

Worth It

LITEYEARS (Toronto, ON, Canada)

   

Zeitgeist


Teen

Maggie Baugh (Boca Raton, FL, USA)

   

Ain't Another Love Song

Mozart (Santa Cruz, CA, USA)

   

Ashes

Carly And Martina (Glencoe, IL, USA)

   

Better

Dylan Jacob (Las Vegas, NV, USA)

   

Comin For You

Jordan Layne (Dallas, TX, USA)

   

Confetti

Quinton Cochran (Toronto, ON, Canada)

   

Don't Need A Reason

Chloe Adelaide (Henderson, NV, USA)

   

Dream A Little Dream Of Me

Reed Deming (San Antonio, TX, USA)

   

I Wish

Tyler Simmons (Toronto, ON, Canada)

   

I'm Already Falling

Faouzia (Carman, MB, Canada)

   

Knock On My Door

Mikalyn Hay (Guelph, ON, Canada)

   

Pins And Needles

Sabina Beyli (Baku, Azerbaijan)

   

Ready For Tonight

Violeta Bozanic (Sydney, NSW, Australia)

   

Save This World

Ian Grey (San Antonio, TX, USA)

   

Sleep

Taylor Gayle (Nashville, TN, USA)

   

Sophia's Song


Vocal Performance

Thornetta Davis (Detroit, MI, USA)

   

Am I Just A Shadow

Paige Mac (Cape Town, South Africa)

   

Believe

Jeremy Gaynor (Tampa, FL, USA)

   

Believer

Griffith Frank (Topanga, CA, USA)

   

Come Home Soon

Riannti (Jakarta, Indonesia)

   

Free

Dengiyefa Akene (Port Harcourt, Nigeria)

   

Get Back Up

Tamar Davis (Houston, TX, USA)

   

Gift Of Goodbye

Josh Christina (Cockeysville, MD, USA)

   

Kiss Me When You're Sober

Victoria Celestine (Austin, TX, USA)

   

La Vie En Rose

Janet Cull's In The Red (St John's, NL, Canada)

   

Mommy's Boy

Sarah C (Melbourne, VIC, Australia)

   

My World Was You

Elsie And The Vibe (Melbourne, VIC, Australia)

   

Riverside

Epps (Memphis, TN, USA)

   

Salt

Taylor Gayle And Clay Shelburn (Nashville, TN, USA)

   

Tattooed Heart

Jamal Moore (Augusta, GA, USA)

   

Why I Love You (You Are So Beautiful)


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