Indie, pop, hip-hop, rock and roll, soul—music is the universal language, and social media lets musicians speak to everyone. Whether they’re trying out ideas on Snapchat, debuting new videos on YouTube, or Instagramming from backstage at a show, these musicians are the best at sharing their work with the world.
Millions of people participate in
The Shortys to recognize individuals and organizations producing great content on Twitter, Facebook,
Tumblr, YouTube, Snapchat, Instagram, YouNow, Musical.ly, Vine and the rest of the social web.
The 9th Annual Shorty Awards were held April 23, 2017 in NYC and streamed to the public.