First, thank you guys for another great Texas Music Pickers Awards! We had 14,309 votes cast in total for the combined 8 categories! The nominees were decided by a combination fan submissions, Texas Music Pickers, and a handful of industry folks (songwriters, radio folks, talent buyers, etc…) and then winners were decided 100% by the fan vote!
Without further ado, here are this year’s winners!
Song of the Year (Under 1,000 Spotify Followers)
Winner: Tanner Fenoglio – This Town
Runner Up: Kylie Frey – Too Bad (f/ Randy Rogers)
Song of the Year – (1,000-5,000 Spotify Followers)
Winner: Jake Worthington – A Lot of Room To Talk
Runner Up: Dalton Domino – Corners
Album of the Year (Under 5,000 Spotify Followers)
Winner: Dalton Domino – Corners
Runner Up: Jake Worthington – Hell of a Highway
Song of the Year (5,000 Spotify Followers)
Winner: Parker McCollum – I Can’t Breathe
Runner Up: Turnpike Troubadours – Pay No Rent
Album of the Year ( 5,000+ Spotify Followers)
Winner: Turnpike Troubadours – A Long Way From Your Heart
Runner Up: Parker McCollum – Probably Wrong
Single of the Year
Winner: Cody Johnson – Wild As You
Runner Up: Parker McCollum – I Can’t Breathe
Male Artist of the Year
Winner: Parker McCollum
Runner Up: Cody Johnson
Female Artist of the Year
Winner: Bri Bagwell
Runner Up: Sunny Sweeney
Congrats to all the winners on a fantastic 2017!
Here’s to another great year of Texas/Red Dirt music!
Music addict, a sucker for heartbreak songs, and avid Houston sports fan! I’am also the Editor-in-Chief of Texas Music Pickers.