Around Town: Congrats to the 2020 Wammie Award Winners

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Elizabeth II won the 2020 Wammie Award for Best Rock Song with “Lonely.” (Photo by Mark Caicedo)

The MusicianShip recognized winners of the 2020 Washington Area Music Awards, or Wammies, in a series of virtual announcements with Events DC last week.

Parklife DC salutes the 2020 Wammie Award winners!

Here is a complete list of winners.

2020 Wammie Award Winners

Best Bluegrass Album
The Seldom Scene Changes

Best Bluegrass Artist/Group
The Seldom Scene

Best Blues Album
Moonshine Society Sweet Thing

Best Blues Artist/Group
Moonshine Society

Best Classical Album
Darrick Speller First Impressions

Best Classical Artist/Group
Arco Belo

Best Country/Americana Album
Bumper Jacksons Live at Wolf Trap

Best Country/Americana Artist/Group
Bumper Jacksons

Best Electronic/Techno Artist/Group
Fort Knox Five

Best Folk Album
Bumper Jacksons Live at Wolf Trap

Best Folk Artist/Group
Bumper Jacksons

Best Funk Album
Summer Dennis and Rhymes Second Summer

Best Funk Artist/Group
Summer Dennis and Rhymes

Best Funk Song
Dupont Brass Funk You

Best Gogo Album
High Quality Band Prices Going Up

Best Gogo Artist/Group
The Chuck Brown Band

Best Gogo Song
The Chuck Brown Band It’s Alright

Best Gospel Album
Richard Davis Christmas Rhapsody

Best Gospel Artist/Group
Javon Inman

Best Gospel Song
Jerome Allen Bell Pass Me Not

Best Hard Rock Album
Caustic Casanova God How I Envy The Deaf

Best Hard Rock Artist/Group
Clutch

Best Hard Rock Song
Caustic Casanova Filth Castle

Best Hip Hop Album
RDGLDGRN RDGLDGRN 3

Best Hip Hop Artist/Group
RDGLDGRN

Best Hip Hop Song
Killa Cal feat. Breana Marin Anotha Dolla

Best Jazz Album
Jack Kilby & the Front Line Love is a Song Anyone Can Sing, Vol. 2

Best Jazz Artist/Group
Mark G. Meadows

Best Jazz Song
Jack Kilby & the Front Line Love is a Song Anyone Can Sing

Best Pop Album
Eric Scott The Charm City Sessions

Best Pop Artist/Group
Brandon Showell

Best Pop Song
Color Palette Marrakech to Bombay

Best Punk Album
Gauche A People’s History Of Gauche

Best Punk Artist/Group
Teen Mortgage

Best Punk Song
Teen Mortgage Falling Down

Best R&B Album
Aaron Abernathy Epilogue

Best R&B Artist/Group
Mýa

Best R&B Song
ShaMain Do Your Worst

Best Rap Album
Tim Hicks X The Dirty Church Bullets

Best Rap Artist/Group
Dupont Brass

Best Rap Song
AkinG Kalld Pedro Traffic.jam {BARGAIN}

Best Reggae Album
The Loving Paupers Lines

Best Reggae Artist/Group
Christos DC

Best Rock Album
The 5:55 The Five Fifty Five

Best Rock Artist/Group
Cat Janice

Best Rock Song
Elizabeth II Lonely

Best Soul Album
Aaron Abernathy Epilogue

Best Soul Artist/Group
Oh He Dead

Best Soul Song
Cecily Clumsy

Best World Music Album
Veronneau Live at Lubber Run

Best World Music Artist/Group
Dong Xi

General Interest Categories
Do Good Award
Project HERA

Educator Award
Avi Silber

Music Media Award
Roxplosion

Best Music Studio Award
Innovation Station Music

Advocacy Award
Listen Local First

Best Music Venue Award
Pie Shop

Visit the Wammies website for more info!

 

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