This year’s awards ceremony will break history to be the first of its kind to be broadcast live via an exclusive partnership deal with Myspace.com and a radio partnership deal with Satellite radio network Music Choice. 7th of July 2007 is the set date of the Urban Music Awards at the Hammerstein Ballroom.
Brief History of the Urban Music Awards :
Following the success of the Urban Music Awards in the UK, Canada, Australia and Africa. The Urban Music Awards are proud to announce our official launch in the US in asscoaiation with the world’s largest website MySpace.com. The awards show will be held on Saturday 7th July at The Hammerstein Ballroom in NYC ( Important Date for your calendars)
*The Urban Music Awards has been a successful award ceremony which started in the UK in 2003 and to date is the only ceremony which is 100% voted by the public. The ceremony was born out of the concept to appreciate ‘Urban Music’ in each country. There has never been a global ceremony which looks to award the successes of artists, producers, labels, radio and publications which has over the years increased the popularity of ‘urban music’ especially in Europe, Africa, Asia and the Caribbean were the awards ceremony is primarily broadcast to 22 TV networks.
*We are proud to announce the launch of our annual UMA awards show in the US through a collaboration in partnership with Myspace.com. Benefiting from the new media revolution, the Urban Music Awards will be the first awards ceremony to be broadcast live on Myspace.com to an audience of 110 million viewers worldwide.
*The Urban Music Awards, is the 1st and only worldwide people’s choice awards ceremony. It’s an awards ceremony who has gained credibility by turning ‘music buyers’ to ‘decision makers’ giving them the power to decide on who gets nominated and who gets to win one of our coverted trophies.
*We have been accepting nominations on the official UMA website for voting to commence in March. To date we have received a total of 570,000 submissions by urban music lovers from the UK, US, Europe and Asia and are proud to announce that you have been publicly nominated for the following categories above.
With the ceremony growing year on year in the UK, we are now proud to announce the UMA’s is coming to the USA as well as launching in Africa in December 2007: all with the same mission: to appreciate talents within Urban Music worldwide. Please check out our website at www.urbanmusicawards.net for more details.