Digital Music Pool & Remix Top30 Countdown to Bring Star-Studded 2017 Remix Awards to Miami Music Week

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The iHeartRadio Lounge at W South Beach is set to make its return to Miami Music Week on March 23-24, offering two days of live performances and interviews with pop music and EDM’s biggest names.

Taking place Thursday, March 23 from 7-11 PM and Friday, March 24 from 12 PM – 6 PM as part of the iHeartRadio/BMF Music Lounge, The 2017 Remix Awards will recognize the leading talents in pop music production and celebrating artists from North America and beyond on the basis of North American radio airplay and quality of audio production in each category.


The event will kick off on Thursday evening with a special DJ set from Aussie sister-act Nervo, while Martin Garrix, Steve Aoki, Afrojack, and David Guetta all confirmed to present awards during the proceedings. The 2017 Remix Awards are brought to you by Digital Music Pool and the Remix Top30 Countdown (hosted by Sean “Hollywood” Hamilton). DJ Times will serve as a media sponsor for the invitation-only event, as well as Y100 Miami & Evolution Radio.

This year’s nominees are below:


REMIX OF THE YEAR – RADIO AIRPLAY
Mike Posner, “I Took A Pill In Ibiza” (Seeb)
Justin Bieber, “Love Yourself” (Kue)
Justin Timberlake, “Can’t Stop The Feeling” (Fenix)
Kiiara, “Gold” (Achtabahn)
Alessia Cara, “Here” (Cosmic Dawn)

REMIX OF THE YEAR – PRODUCTION
Twenty One Pilots, “Stressed Out” (Dave Winnel)
Alessia Cara, “Here” (Kue)
DNCE, “Cake By The Ocean” (Kue)
Justin Bieber, “Sorry” (Wide Awake)
Twenty One Pilots, “Heathens” (LODATO & Joseph Duveen)

REMIX PRODUCER OF THE YEAR
SeeB
Danny Dove
Country Club Martini Crew
The Scene Kings (*Winner 2016 “Best Bootleg”)
Kue
LODATO

BEST BOOTLEG
Twenty One Pilots, “Heathens” (LODATO & Joseph Duveen)
Justin Timberlake, “Can’t Stop The Feeling” (Fenix)
Gnash, “I Hate U, I Love U” (PBH & Jack Shizzle)
Jon Bellion, “All Time Low” (Cash Cash)
Lukas Graham, “7 Years” (Night Moves)

BEST EXTENDED EDIT
The Chainsmokers, “Don’t Let Me Down”
Zhu, Skrillex & They, “Working For It”
Skrillex & Rick Ross, “Purple Lamborghini”
Major Lazor ft Justin Bieber & MO, “Cold Water”
Calvin Harris, “How Deep Is Your Love”

BEST REMIX IN RAP
Desiigner, “Panda” (Afrojack)
Big Baby D.R.A.M. ft Lil Yachty, “Broccoli” (Herobust)
Kanye West, “Fade” (Freejak)
Travis Scott, “Antidote” (Lookas)
Kent Jones, “Don’t Mind” (DJ Noiz)

BEST TRAP REMIX
Travis Scott, “Antidote” (Lookas)
Desiigner, “Panda” (Afrojack)
Zara Larsson & MNEK, “Never Forget You” (Pyrodox)
Anne-Marie, “Alarm” (Marshmello)
Twenty One Pilots, “Ride” (Jaydon Lewis)
The Chainsmokers ft Halsey, “Closer” (T-Mass)
Twenty One Pilots, “Heathens” (LODATO & Joseph Duveen)

BEST USE OF VOCAL
Kiiara, “Gold” (Achtabahn)
Mike Posner, “I Took A Pill In Ibiza” (Jason Risk)
Lukas Graham, “7 Years” (Night Moves)
Anne-Marie, “Alarm” (Marshmello)
G-Eazy ft Bebe Rexha, “Me, Myself & I” (Oliver Heldens)
Justin Bieber, “Sorry” (Wide Awake)
Rihanna, “Love On The Brain” (Don Diablo)
Calvin Harris ft Rihanna, “This Is What You Came For” (Dillon Francis)

BEST BANGER
DNCE, “Cake By The Ocean” (Kue)
Calvin Harris ft Rihanna, “This Is What You Came For” (R3hab & Henry Fong)
Twenty One Pilots, “Ride” (Steve Smooth & Tony Arzadon)
Desiigner, “Panda” (Afrojack)
Major Lazer ft Justin Bieber & MO, “Cold Water” (Dark Intensity)
The Chainsmokers ft Daya, “Don’t Let Me Down” (Zomboy)
Sia ft Sean Paul, “Cheap Thrills” (John J-C Carr)

BEST RISE/DROP
Twenty One Pilots, “Stressed Out” (Dave Winnel)
Twenty One Pilots, “Ride” (Steve Smooth & Tony Arzadon)
Major Lazer ft Justin Bieber & MO, “Cold Water” (Dark Intensity)
The Chainsmokers ft Daya, “Don’t Let Me Down” (Zomboy)
Rae Sremmurd ft Gucci Mane, “Black Beatles” (MAKJ)
Sia ft Sean Paul, “Cheap Thrills” (John J-C Carr)
Ariana Grande, “Into You” (Steven Redant)
Daya, “Hideaway” (Randy Taylor-Weber, Lenny Ruckus & DJ Fierce)

BEST DOWN TEMPO TURNED UP
Ariana Grande ft Nicki Minaj, “Side To Side” (High-Rizers)
The Chainsmokers ft Halsey, “Closer” (Kahikko & Jespr)
Twenty One Pilots, “Ride” (Steve Smooth & Tony Arzadon)
X Ambassadors, “Unsteady” (LODATO & Joseph Duveen)
Rihanna, “Love On The Brain” (Don Diablo)
Jon Bellion, “All Time Low” (Cash Cash)

BEST REMIX COLLABORATION
Major Lazer ft Justin Bieber & MO, “Cold Water” (The Scene Kings, DJ Scene & Diggz)
The Chainsmokers ft Halsey, “Closer” (Danny Dove & Nathan C)
DJ Snake ft Justin Bieber, “Let Me Love You” (Danny Dove & Offset)
Twenty One Pilots, “Ride” (Steve Smooth & Tony Arzadon)
Drake ft Whisked & Kyla, “One Dance” (White & Da Pierre)

BEST MIXSHOW DJ
Bodega Brad – RT30 (New York) (*Winner 2016)
Riddler – CBS
Jay Dabhi – AMP (New York)
Marc Stout – B96 (Chicago)
Jay Mac – MRL
DJ Drew – Kiis FM (Los Angeles)
DJ Tyco – RT30 (Canada)
Mr. Mig & Gino Caporale – RT30 (Philadelphia)
Tony Gia – RT30 (New Jersey)