And the WMC Dance Music Award Nominees are…

a square ring with turntable on the facing.
Who will win the golden deck ring?

The Winter Music Conference’s International Dance Music Award nominees have been released. Not too many surprises, and for a full list, including music production and media categories, go here. For the music, they read as follows (scroll down for Best DJs):

1. Best Underground Dance Track

Barbra Streisand – Duck Sauce – Fool’s Gold/Downtown
Brrrat! – Steve Aoki & Armand Van Helden – Dim Mak Records
I Can Change – LCD Soundsystem – DFA
I Feel Better – Hot Chip – Astralwerks
No Worries – Butch – Cecille
Paradise Garage – Massive Attack – Virgin
Scary Monsters & Nice Sprites – Skrillex – Big Beat/Mau5trap

2. Best Alternative/Rock Dance Track

Animal – Neon Trees – Crain Records/Mercury
Dog Days Are Over (Yeasayer Remix) – Florence + The Machine – Universal Republic
Giving up the Gun – Vampire Weekend – XL Recordings
Sweet Disposition – The Temper Trap – Glassnote
The Catalyst (Remix) – Linkin Park – Warner Brothers
VCR (Four Tet Remix) – The XX – Young Turks/XL Recordings

3. Best Latin/Reggaeton Track

Bon, Bon – Pitbull – Mr. 305 Records
Danza Koduro – Don Omar Feat. Lucento – Yanis/Machete
I Like it – Enrique Iglesias Feat. Pitbull – Universal Latino/Universal Republic
Loca – Shakira Feat. Dizzee Rascal – Sony Music Latin/Epic
Waka Waka (This Time For Africa) – Shakira – Sony Ent./Epic Entertainment
We No Speak Americano – Yolanda Be Cool & Dcup – Ultra Records/Sweat It Out

4. Best Commercial Dance Track

Dancing On My Own – Robyn – Konichiwa/Interscope
Gettin’ Over You – David Guetta & Chris Willis Feat. Fergie & LMFAO – Astralwerks
Hello – Martin Solveig & Dragonette – Big Beat/Atlantic
Not Giving Up On Love – Armin van Buuren Feat. Sophie Ellis-Bextor – Ultra/Armada
Pyromania – Cascada – Robbins Entertainment
Seek Bromance – Tim Berg – Napith Music
Stereo Love – Edward Maya & Vika Jigulina – Ultra Records

5. Best House/Garage Track

Barbra Streisand – Duck Sauce – Fool’s Gold/Downtown
Coma Cat – Tensnake – Defected Records
Give It 2 U – Quentin Harris & Ultra Naté – Strictly Rhythm
No Worries – Butch – Cecille
Red Room – Dennis Ferrer – Objektivity
Superman – Black Coffee – Fuego Media
Why Does The Wind Blow (Andre Lodeman Remix) – Tracey Thorn – Merge

6. Best R&B/Urban Dance Track

Club Can’t Handle Me – Flo Rida Feat. David Guetta – Po Boy/Atlantic
Commander – Kelly Rowland Feat. David Guetta – Universal Motown
DJ Got Us Fallin’ In Love – Usher Feat. Pitbull – LaFace/JLG
Dynamite – Taio Cruz – Mercury/IDJMG
OMG – Usher Feat. will.i.am – LaFace/JLG
Only Girl (In The World) – Rihanna – Def Jam/IDJMG
Who’s That Chick – David Guetta & Rihanna – Astralwerks

7. Best Electro/Tech House

Animal Rights – Deadmau5 & Wolfgang Gartner – Ultra Records/Mau5trap
Brrrat! – Steve Aoki & Armand Van Helden – Dim Mak Records
C’Mon – .Tiësto VS Diplo – Musical Freedom
Devil Walking – Mark Knight – Toolroom
Knas – Steve Angello – Size Records
One (Your Name) – Swedish House Mafia Feat. Pharrell – Astralwerks
The Secret – Joris Voorn – Cocoon

8. Best Rap/Hip Hop Dance

Airplanes – B.O.B. Feat. Hayley Williams – Rebel Rock/Grand Hustle/Atlantic
Club Can’t Handle Me – Flo Rida Feat. David Guetta – Atlantic
Like a G6 – Far East Movement Feat. The Cataracs & DEV – CherryTree/Interscope
Love The Way You Lie – Eminem Feat. Rihanna – Aftermath/Interscope
Memories – David Guetta Feat. Kid Cudi – Astralwerks
The Time (Dirty Bit) – Black Eyed Peas – Interscope

9. Best Trance Track

Barra – Cosmic Gate – Black Hole Recordings
C’Mon – Tiësto VS Diplo – Musical Freedom
Not Giving Up On Love – Armin van Buuren vs. Sophie Ellis-Bextor – Ultra Records/Armada
Orbion – Armin van Buuren – Ultra Records/Armada
Rain – Markus Schulz – Coldharbour Recordings/Armada
Sanctuary – Gareth Emery Feat. Lucy Saunders – Napith Music
Tweak My Nipple (Tiësto Remix) – Faithless – Ultra Records/PIAS

10. Best Progressive Track

Bromance – Tim Berg – Napith Music
Conscindo – Mark Knight & Wolfgang Gartner – Toolroom
Fight For You – Morgan Page – Nettwerk
Fire in Your New Shoes – Kaskade Feat. Dragonette – Ultra Records
Glow – Cirez D – Mouseville
One (Your Name) – Swedish House Mafia Feat. Pharrell – Astralwerks

11. Best Dubstep/DnB/Jungle Track

Gold Dust – Dj Fresh – Data/Breakbeat Kaos
Hold On – Rusko – Mad Decent/Downtown
Innocence – Nero – MTA Records
On My Own – Blame Feat Ruff Sqwad – New State Music
Raise Your Weapon – Deadmau5 – Ultra Records/Mau5trap
Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites – Skrillex – Big Beat/Mau5trap

12. Best Pop Dance Track

Alejandro – Lady Gaga – Streamline/Interscope/KonLive/CherryTree
All The Lovers – Kylie Minogue – Astralwerks
Dirty Talk – Wynter Gordon – Big Beat/Atlantic
Dynamite – Taio Cruz – Mercury/IDJMG
Firework – Katy Perry – Capitol
Only Girl (In The World) – Rihanna – Def Jam/IDJMG
Your Love Is My Drug – Ke$ha – RCA

13. Best Minimal/Techno Track

Glow – Cirez D – Mouseville
Regenerate – Booka Shade – Get Physical
Tarantula – Pleasurekraft – Eklektisch
The Secret – Joris Voorn – Cocoon
Two Dots (Nic Fanciulli Remix) – Lusine – Saved

14. Best Break-Through DJ

Afrojack
AN21
Arnej
Arty
Avicii
Black Coffee
Wolfgang Gartner

15. Best European DJ

Above & Beyond
Armin van Buuren
Axwell
Dash Berlin
David Guetta
Laidback Luke
Paul van Dyk
Tiësto

16. Best American DJ (North America)

BT
Christopher Lawrence
Danny Tenaglia
Deadmau5
Erick Morillo
Kaskade
Oscar G
Roger Sanchez

17. Best Global DJ

Armin van Buuren
David Guetta
Deadmau5
Ferry Corsten
Markus Schulz
Paul van Dyk
Swedish House Mafia
Tiësto

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