The first-round ballots for the 29th Annual Stellar Awards including the first official Fan Favorite Quartet ballot is available today, October 25. Voting will be open until November 8, 2013 for SAGMA members.
The Stellar Awards Executive Board and Nominating Committee voted to institute the Fan Favorite Quartet category this year, consisting of quartet projects that were released during the eligibility period. The Stellar Nominating Committee identified the quartets that appear on the initial ballot. Public voting will determine who moves forward for the Fan Favorite Quartet.
Those who vote in the Radio Station of the Year category will be automatically entered in the Stellar Awards Sweepstakes, where two grand prize winners will each receive a trip for two to the Stellar Awards, which includes airfare, two night hotel stay, a pair of tickets to the Stellar Awards and an honorarium. Voters can enter the sweepstakes by voting in the Radio Station of the Year category through Nov. 8.
Top vote-getters will advance to a second and final ballot, which will be voted on November 15- November 29. The top four vote-getters from the second ballot will become the Official Stellar Award Nominee.
The winner of the Fan Favorite Quartet will be announced during the Stellar Awards Pre-Show Friday, January 17, 2014 at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center (TPAC) in Nashville, Tenn.
The 29th Annual Stellar Awards will be held at Nashville Municipal Auditorium in Nashville, Tenn. on Saturday, January 18, 2014. The show will be produced live on Uplifting Entertainment and will air in national syndication starting January 25 – March 2, 2014.
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For more info, visit www.thestellarawards.com.