New York, NY (PRWEB) April 02, 2016 -- The 2016 Remix Awards were held March 17-18th at the W Hotel South Beach during Miami Music Week / WMC in Miami, Florida. The Remix Awards are determined by North American radio airplay and the quality of sound production in each category by a panel of professional judges consisting of resident DJs from the nationally syndicated “Remix Top30 Countdown” radio mixshow.
The leading electronic dance music (EDM) DJs and producers were in attendance giving interviews and presenting awards. A-list artists in attendance included Steve Angello, Zedd, The Chainsmokers, Jonas Blu, Afrojack, Armin van Buuren, Kaskade, R3hab, Thomas Gold, Steve Aoki and newer artists such as Lost Frequencies
This event was the brainchild of nationally syndicated FM radio personality, Sean "Hollywood" Hamilton, to help recognize and celebrate some of the most remarkable and talented EDM/dance remix producers from North America and other parts of the world. Hamilton is the host and executive producer of North America's most-listened-to mixshow, the Remix Top30 Countdown.
The winners in each category were:
Paul Damixie - "Hello" Adele
Remix of the Year - Radio Airplay
Audien - "Chains" Nick Jonas
Remix of the Year - Production
Diplo & Grandtheft - "B*tch Better Have My Money" Rihanna
Best Rise & Drop!
James Hype - "Hotline Bling" Drake
Best Remix in Urban Category
The Him – "Roses" The Chainsmokers
Best Down Tempo, Turned Up!
K Theory – "679" Fetty Wap
Best Remix in Trap Category
Tchami – "You Know You Like It" DJ Snake, AlunaGeorge
Best Use of Vocal
Zedd – "I Want You To Know" Selena Gomez
Best Extended Radio Edit
The Scene Kings - "Good for You" Selena Gomez ft A$AP Rocky
Cosmic Dawn - Lillehammer, Norway
Remix Producer of the Year
Kaskade – "Where Are U Now" Jack U ft Justin Bieber
DJ Bodega Brad - New York, N.Y.
Mixshow DJ of the Year
About Sean "Hollywood" Hamilton
Sean “Hollywood” Hamilton is currently one of the most listened-to radio personalities in the U.S., heard on 118 radio stations in the country and around the world including iHeartRadio. His nationally syndicated radio show, The Remix Top30 Countdown, is currently North America’s most listened-to mixshow. The show is a dance music-based program co-hosted by some of the biggest music celebrities in the industry. The RT30 is heard weekly and it is distributed by Premiere Networks, an iHeartMedia corporation.
About Digital Music Pool (DMP)
Digital Music Pool is quickly becoming the industry standard and #1 provider of digital remix downloads within the professional DJ community. DMP prides itself on providing the latest, official and highest-quality remixes the music industry has to offer, each week, to its extensive user community. DMP is quickly becoming recognized as the go-to, best-in-class provider of the most sought-after professional remixes in the music industry today.
For more information on Sean “Hollywood” Hamilton and the Remix Top30 Countdown, as well as artists including Andrew Rayel, Thomas Gold, MaRLo, Giuseppe Ottaviani, Sylvia Tosun, Lil Nate Dogg, EDM Rap Pak, Sovi, Sarah Charness and artists similar to Armin van Buuren contact EMILY TAN Media Relations (U.S.), +1(917) 318-3758, EmilyEmilyTan(at)aol.com. Follow EMILY TAN Media Relations on Twitter @EmilyEmilyTan and LinkedIn http://www.linkedin.com/pub/emily-tan/4/342/70b.
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