Important Dates 

  • ​​2018 Nomination Round will be announced in the Spring of 2018.
  • Dates and performers subject to change. 


Springing out of the ETX Music Awards, fan-generated voting has reached nearly half a million votes. As reported by NBC, FOX, and CBS, music filtering throughout Texas comes together for the multi-genre ETX Music Awards. 

Previous winners include Don Henley, Kidd Kraddick (posthumous), Wes Jeans, Kayla Reeves, Kadie Lynn, 105.6 KYKX, Click's Live, County Line Magazine, Los Guerreros de la Musica, Sarah Hobbs, and much more.

ETX Music was founded by Nathan Hunnicutt in 2010, and the first year for the award was in 2011, and the first event was in 2012. Out of over a thousand nominees each year, 180 finalists are presented to the public for the final vote. Thirty-six nominees will be presented with the ETX Music Award in September. Who will the winners be? VOTE NOW!

Fan-generated voting covers these categories: Americana, Bluegrass, Blues, Christian/Gospel, Country, EDM DJ,  Hip-Hop, Jazz, Latin, Metal, Punk, Rap, R&B, Rock, Female Vocalist, Male Vocalist, Female Guitarist, Male Guitarist, Bassist, Drums/Percussion, Fiddler/Violin, Keys, Music Producer, Video, Entertainer, Singer/Songwriter, Single, Album, Vocal Group, Radio Station, Radio DJ, Festival,Venue, Magazine, Marching Band of the Year, and Lifetime Achievement.