ARTISTS

Coldplay

  

Dua Lipa

  

Tom Waits

  

Mike Shinoda / Joe Hahn
Linkin Park

  

Bebe Rexha

  

Trevor Daniel

  

Cam

  

American Authors

  

Kristian Bush
Sugarland

  

Laura Pausini

  

Tanya Tucker

  

Lonnie Liston Smith

  

Sara Evans

  

Sidewalk Prophets

  

Kari Jobe

  

Irma Thomas

  

Arturo Sandoval

  

Nancy Wilson
Heart

  

Krewella

  

Desiigner

  

Danilo Perez

  

Camila

  

Above & Beyond

  

Robert Randolph
Robert Randolph & The Family Band

  

Jack DeJohnette

  

Tim Rice-Oxley
Keane

  

Dave Koz

  

G Herbo

  

Easton Corbin

  

Sam Feldt

  

Sugaray Rayford

  

James McNally
Afro Celt Sound System

  

Charles Lloyd

  

R3HAB

  

John Mayall

  

Gordon Goodwin

  

David Lindley

  

Joe Louis Walker

  

Ashwin Batish

  

Nicholas Gunn
Limelght

  

Margaret Cho

  

Steel Panther

  

Jimmy Pardo
Comedian

  


INDUSTRY

Jo Charrington
Co-President, Capitol Music Group (UK)

  

Omar Grant
Co-President, Roc Nation Records Label

  

Kenny Weagly
President, A&R and Label Services, Worldwide, ADA Worldwide / President, East West US

  

Afo Verde
Chairman & CEO, Sony Music Latin Iberia

  

Daniel Glass
President/Founder, Glassnote Records

  

Bruce Iglauer
Founder / President, Alligator Records

  

Richard Stumpf
CEO, Atlas Music Publishing

  

Ed Vetri
President, Wind-Up Records

  

Dallas Martin
Sr. VP of A&R, Atlantic Records

  

Dahlia Ambach Caplin
Sr. Vice-President, Verve Label Group

  

Nate Albert
EVP of A&R, Capitol Records

  

Kim Buie
VP of A&R, New West Records

  

Aton Ben-Horin
Global VP A&R, Warner Music Group

  

Golnar Khosrowshahi
President, Reservoir Media Management

  

Kate Labrel
VP of A&R, Warner Records

  

Josh Bailey
Sr. VP of A&R, Word Entertainment

  

Jacob Edgar
Founder, Cumbancha

  

Cory Robbins
Founder / President, Robbins Entertainment

  

Julie Kertes
Editor/General Manager, Hot Diggity Media

  

Laura Margolin
Publishing, Glassnote Records

  

Randy Frisch
Founder, LoveCat Music

  

Marni Greenberg
Head of Music Communications, YouTube

  

Leib Ostrow
Founder / CEO, Music For Little People

  

Katherine Dines
Chair of the Advisory Board, The Children's Music Network

  

Claire S. Green
President, Parents' Choice Foundation

  

Julia Beyer
Director, ARC Music Productions International

  

AJ Tobey
Head of A&R, Rough Trade Publishing

  

Benjamin Groff
Owner, Brill Building Modern Copyrights

  

Tamara Conniff
EVP, Roc Nation Music Publishing

  

Carl Caprioglio
Founder & CEO, Oglio Entertainment

  

Elena Epstein
Director, National Parenting Product Awards

  


Past judges include: 21 Savage, Aaron Bay-Schuck (CEO / Co-Chairman, Warner Bros. Records), Aaron Lewis (Staind), Adam Lambert, Adele, Alan Meltzer (Founder/CEO, Wind-Up Records), Albert Schilcher (VP Music & Music Marketing, MTV International), Alejandro Marcovich, Alejandro Sanz, Alison Donald (Co-President, Columbia Records UK), Allison B. Jones (VP of A&R, Big Machine Label Group), Amadou & Mariam, Amadou & Mariam, Amanda Ghost (President of Epic Records), Amy Doyle (Sr. Vice-President Music and Talent of MTV), Amy Ray (Indigo Girls), Ana Barbara, Anastasia Brown (Music Supervisor, FORMAT), Angel Carrasco (Latin Music Consultant / Producer), Angelique Kidjo, Anoushka Shankar, Anthony Hamilton, Antony Bland (A&R, American Recordings), Anuel AA, Aparna Nancherla (Comedian), Arif Mardin (Former President, Manhattan Records and Vice-President, Atlantic Records), Art Alexakis (Everclear), Avery Lipman (Founder / President, Republic Records), Avicii, B.B. King, Baaba Maal, Basement Jaxx, Bastille, BeBe Winans, Bela Fleck, Ben Blackwell (Co-Founder, Third Man Records), Ben Folds, Ben Harper, Bernie Taupin (Elton John Lyricist), Bill Evans, Bill Withers, Billy Cobham, Billy Currington, Black Francis (The Pixies), Bo Diddley, Bombino, Boney James, Booker T. Jones, Boyz II Men, Brad Schwartz (Sr. VP/General Mgr., Much MTV Group), Branford Marsalis, Brian Malouf (VP A&R of Walt Disney Records), Brian Setzer, Brian Wilson, Bruce Hornsby, Bruce Lundvall (President, EMI Blue Note Label Group), Bryan Stewart (VP of A&R, Curb Records), Buckcherry, Carianne Marshall (Partner, Songs Music Publishing), Carletta Higginson (Global Head of Music Publishing, YouTube), Carlos Vives, Cassandra Wilson, Cassidy, Casting Crowns, Cedric The Entertainer, Chaka Khan, Charlie Walk (Former President, Epic Records), Chayanne, Cheech Marin (Cheech & Chong), Chris Cornell, Chris Eckman (Co-Founder, Glitterbeat Records), Chris Hillman (The Byrds, The Flying Burrito Brothers), Chris Lane, Chris Parr (Former VP, Music Programming and Talent Relations, CMT), Chris Van Belkom (VP, Combustion Music), Clint Black, Colin Barlow (Managing Director, RCA UK), Craig Balsam ( Co-Owner, Razor & Tie/Washington Square/Kidz Bop), Craig Kallman (Chairman and CEO, Atlantic Records), Craig Morgan, Cyndi Nelson (General Manager, ZANIES Comedy Club), Daddy Yankee, Dan Fraser (President, Nettwerk Music Group), Dan Haseltine (Jars of Clay), Dan McCarroll (President, Warner Bros. Records), Dan Storper (President of Putumayo World Music Records), Dan Zanes, Daniel Glass (President, Glassnote Records), Danilo Perez, Dara Frank (Head of Comedy Central Records / Viacom), Darryl McDaniels ( Run D.M.C.), David Bendeth (Former Sr. VP A&R, RCA Records), David Massey (President, Mercury Records), David Waxman (General Manager / Senior VP of A&R, Ultra Music ), Derek Trucks & Susan Tedeschi , Dido, DJ Shadow, DJ Snake, DJ Tiesto, Donovan, Douglas C. Cohn (Sr. Vice-President, Music Marketing & Talent of Nickelodeon ), Dr. Demento (Radio Host of The Dr. Demento Show), Eddie Kramer (Producer), Edward Chmelewski (President, Blind Pig Records), Eric Paslay, Far East Movement, Fat Joe, Femi Kuti, Fleet Foxes, Florida Georgia Line, Francesca Battistelli, Frank Callari (Co-Founder/Former Sr. VP A&R, Lost Highway), Garbage, Gary Briggs (Partner/A&R/Producer, Brigadoon Records), Gary Lightbody (Snow Patrol), Gerald Casale (Devo), Glen Barros (President/CEO, Concord Music Group), Glen Barros (President, Concord Music Group), Gloria Trevi, Gordon Kerr (CEO, Black River Entertainment), Grant-Lee Phillips, Gregg Nadel (Co-President, Elektra Music Group), Guru, Hardwell, Hawk Nelson, Imagine Dragons, India Arie, Jack Vaughn (Vice-President, Comedy Central Records), James Cotton, James Diener (President, A&M/Octone Records), James Mercer (The Shins), Jamie Masada (Owner, Laugh Factory), Janelle Monae, Jason Isbel, Jason McArthur (VP of A&R, Provident Label Group / Sony Music Entertainment), Jay Farrar (Son Volt/Uncle Tupelo), Jay Landers (A&R Executive), Jazmine Sullivan, Jean-Luc Ponty, Jeff Beck, Jeff Castelaz (President, Elektra Records), Jeff Fenster (Sr. VP A&R, Jive Records), Jeff Fenster (Executive VP of A&R, Warner Bros. Records), Jeffrey Steele, Jeremih, Jeremy Camp, Jeremy Lascelles (CEO, Blue Raincoat Music / Chrysalis Records), Jermaine Hall (VP & Managing Editor, Digital at BET ), Jerome Spence (VP Film/TV, Secret Road), Jerry Lee Lewis, Jesse & Joy, Jimmy Bralower (Producer), Jimmy Needham, Joe Bonamassa, Joe Nichols, Joe Satriani, John Burk (President, Concord Music Group), John Digweed, John Esposito (Chairman & CEO, Warner Music Nashville), John Hiatt, John Ondrasik (Five For Fighting), John Scofield, John Tibbs, Johnny Clegg, Jon Secada, Jonas Nachsin (President, Roadrunner Records), Jordan Feliz, Joseph Burney (VP of A&R, RCA Inspiration Sony Music Entertainment), Josh Turner, Joshua Redman, Joss Stone, Journey, Joy Williams (The Civil Wars), Julian Casablancas (The Strokes), Justin Townes Earle, K'Naan, Kane Brown, Kaskade, Keb' Mo', Keith Naftaly (Executive VP of A&R, RCA Records), Keith Wozencroft (President, Capitol Music and Virgin Records UK), Kelly Clarkson, Kenny Garrett, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Kesha, Ketch Secor (Old Crow Medicine Show), Kevin Gates, Kevin Welk (Chief Creative, Vanguard/Sugar Hill Records), Kim Stephens (A&R, Capitol Records), Kim Walker-Smith, Kings of Leon, KT Tunstall, Limelght, Lisa Ramsey Perkins (Sr. Director, A&R of Sony Nashville), London Grammar, Lorde, Loretta Lynn, Lori Teig (VP of Talent, VEVO ), Los Amigos Invisibles, Los Temerarios, Lucinda Williams, Luis Fonsi, Lukas Nelson, Macy Gray, Mandolin Orange, Marc Anthony, Mariana Vega, Mario, Mark Foster (Foster the People), Mark Mitchell (Co-President, Parlophone Records), Martie Maguire (Dixie Chicks and Court Yard Hounds), Martie Maguire (Dixie Chicks/Court Yard Hounds), Martin Russell James McNally (Afro Celt Sound System), Martina McBride, Massive Attack, Matt Maher, Matt Nathanson, Matt Thiessen (Relient K), Matthew Johnson (Co-Founder, Fat Possum Records), Matthew West, McCoy Tyner, Medeski Martin & Wood, Micah Tyler, Michael Gudinski (Founder, Mushroom Records), Michael McDonald (Co-Founder, ATO Records), Michael W. Smith, Mike Easterlin (Co-President, Elektra Music Group), Mike Flynn (Sr. VP of A&R, Capitol Records), Mike Smith (President, Virgin EMI Records), Mike Stern, Mitchell Cohen (Former VP A&R, Verve Music Group), Moby, Mona Scott-Young (Former Co-Owner/President, Violator Management), Monte Lipman (Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Republic Records ), Montel Jordan, Mose Allison, My Morning Jacket, Nas, Natalie Grant, Natalie Grant, Natasha Bedingfield, Nate Dern (News Editor, Funny Or Die News), Ne-Yo, Neil Finn (Crowded House), Nelly Furtado, Nero, Nervo, Newsboys, Nick Burgess (Co-President, Parlophone Records), Nicky Jam, Nile Rodgers (Producer), Nir Seroussi (President, Sony Music Latin), Omarion, Ornette Coleman, Ozzy Osbourne, P. Diddy, Pat Metheny, Patrick Moxey (Founder/Owner, Ultra Records), Paul Oakenfold, Paul Van Dyk, Paulina Rubio, Peter Asher (Former President, Sanctuary Artist Mgmt.), Peter Erskine, Peter Furler (Newsboys), Peter Gabriel, Peter Hook (New Order), Peter Weber (Co-Founder, Glitterbeat Records), Phil Vassar, Pitbull, Portugal. The Man, Raine Maida (Our Lady Peace), Rakim (Eric B. & Rakim), Ray Benson (Asleep At The Wheel), Ray Davies (The Kinks), Ray Wylie Hubbard, Regina Spektor, Rex Rideout (VP of AR, Motown Records), Ric Arboit (President Nettwerk Music Group), Rich Goodman (President, Rip Tide Music Group), Richard Gottehrer (Founder & Chief Creative Officer, The Orchard), Rick Krim (Executive VP Talent and Music Programming of VH1), Rickie Lee Jones, Ricky Martin, Rihanna, Rob Thomas (Matchbox 20), Robben Ford, Robbie Williams, Robert Beeson (Founder, Essential Records ), Robert Earl Keen, Robert Smith (The Cure), Rodney Crowell, Rodrigo y Gabriela, Rose Noone (Former Sr. VP A&R, Epic Records), Rosie Lopez (President, Tommy Boy Entertainment), Russ, Ryan Bingham, Salif Keita, Sandra Bernhard, Sara Watkins, Sarah McLachlan, Sas Metcalfe (President, Global Creative, Kobalt Music), Sasha, Scott Kirkland (The Crystal Method), Sean Paul, Selena Gomez, Seymour Stein (Chairman/CEO of Sire Records), Shakey Graves, Shannon O'Neill (Artistic Director, Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre NY), Simon Le Bon / Roger Taylor (Duran Duran), Sonny Rollins, Stacey Earle, Stanley Clarke, Steve Greenberg (CEO, S-Curve Records), Steve Lillywhite (Producer (credits include U2, the Rolling Stones, Morrissey, Peter Gabriel and more) ), Steve Smith (VP A&R/Manager, Aware Records & A-Squared Management), Steve Vai, Steve Winwood, Steve Yegelwel (Senior Vice-President, Island Records), Sully Erna (Godsmack), Suzanne Vega, Sylvia Rhone (Chairwoman / CEO, Epic Records), T-Pain, Taj Mahal, Taylor Goldsmith (Dawes), Ted Cockle (President, Virgin Records UK), Ted Nash, Tegan and Sara, Terence Blanchard, The Chainsmokers, The Donnas, The Mavericks, The Script, Timbaland, Toby Mac, Tom 'Grover' Biery (EVP, Recorded Music BMG), Tommy Chong, Toots Hibbert (Toots & The Maytals ), Tori Amos, Tracy Gershon (Sr. VP and Head of A&R, Warner/Chappell Music Nashville), Train, Trevor Jerideau (VP of A&R, RCA Records), Trilok Gurtu, Trombone Shorty, Vanessa Carlton, Vassy, Vijay Iyer, Walker Hayes, Walter Trout, Wayne Shorter, Weird Al Yankovic, Wende Curtis (President/CEO, Comedy Works), Wynonna, Youssou N'Dour, Ziggy Marley, and more!

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