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Winners Announced for the 2005 Detroit Music Awards

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    DETROIT, April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Eminem, the White Stripes, Anita Baker
 and the Funk Brothers were among the top names receiving Detroit Music Awards
 in a ceremony Wednesday night at the State Theatre in downtown Detroit.
     Eminem received the Outstanding National Major Label Album prize for
 2004's "Encore," while Baker won the Outstanding National Single trophy for
 "You're My Everything."  The White Stripes' clip for "Black Math" was the
 Outstanding Major Budget Video winner, and "The Best Of The Funk Brothers" was
 named Outstanding Anthology/Compilation/Reissue.
     The top DMA recipient overall was singer-songwriter Beth Stalker, who won
 five awards -- for Outstanding Limited Budget Video and four Gospel/Christian
 categories.  Also winning multiple awards were country singer Terrie Lea, the
 R&B outfit the Detroit Women, singer-songwriter Jill Jack, rapper Paradime,
 electronic artist Amp Fiddler and the R&B act Nadir & Distorted Soul.
     The winners in 11 fields and 73 categories were chosen by votes from
 nearly 700 members of Detroit's professional music community.
     Distinguished Achievement Awards were presented to outgoing Detroit
 Symphony Orchestra music director Neeme Jarvi, the late rockabilly star Don
 Rader, veteran trumpeter and bandleader Johnny Trudell and Grammy-winning
 producer and co-leader of the band Was (Not Was) Don Was.
     In conjunction with the GreatStuff newsletter, the DMAs also conducted a
 GreatSounds public vote.  Winners in that poll were: Beth Stalker (Favorite
 Artist); "The Best of the Funk Brothers" (Favorite Album); the State Theatre
 (Favorite Venue (Small)); the Fox Theatre (Favorite Venue (Large)); the DTE
 Energy Music Theatre (Favorite Outdoor Venue); and the Labor Day weekend Arts,
 Beats & Eats (Favorite Festival).
     The full list of 2005 Detroit Music Awards winners includes:
 
 
       ACOUSTIC/FOLK
 
     OUTSTANDING ACOUSTIC ARTIST/GROUP
     GRIEVOUS ANGEL
     OUTSTANDING ACOUSTIC/FOLK INSTRUMENTALIST
     DAVID MOSHER, (MANDOLIN/GUITAR (ACOUSTIC)) - GRIEVOUS ANGEL
     OUTSTANDING ACOUSTIC/FOLK RECORDING
     JILL JACK, "JILL JACK LIVE AND UNPLUGGED"
     OUTSTANDING ACOUSTIC/FOLK SONGWRITER
     STACIA PETRIE
     OUTSTANDING ACOUSTIC/FOLK VOCALIST
     STACIA PETRIE
     OUTSTANDING FOLK ARTIST/GROUP
     JEREMY KITTEL
 
 
       BLUES / RHYTHM & BLUES (R&B)
 
     OUTSTANDING BLUES ARTIST/GROUP
     AL HILL & THE LOVE BUTLERS
     OUTSTANDING BLUES/R&B INSTRUMENTALIST
     DENNIS BURR, (GUITAR (ELECTRIC)) - DETROIT WOMEN
     OUTSTANDING BLUES/R&B RECORDING
     DETROIT WOMEN, "RATTLE YOUR CAGE"
     OUTSTANDING BLUES/R&B SONGWRITER
     KATE HART
     OUTSTANDING BLUES/R&B VOCALIST
     LADY T, (DETROIT WOMEN)
     OUTSTANDING R&B ARTIST/GROUP
     DETROIT WOMEN
 
 
        CLASSICAL
 
     OUTSTANDING CLASSICAL COMPOSER
     JAMES HARTWAY
     OUTSTANDING CLASSICAL INSTRUMENTALIST
     ERV MONROE, (FLUTE) - DSO
     OUTSTANDING CLASSICAL RECORDING
     KERSTIN ALLVIN & JAMES HARTWAY, "AN AFFAIR OF THE HARP"
     OUTSTANDING CLASSICAL SMALL ENSEMBLE
     DETROIT CHAMBER WINDS & STRINGS
     OUTSTANDING CLASSICAL VOCALIST
     JAMES MOORE, JR., (DETROIT CONCERT CHOIR)
     OUTSTANDING COMMUNITY ORCHESTRA
     BIRMINGHAM / BLOOMFIELD SYMPHONY
 
 
       COUNTRY
 
     OUTSTANDING COUNTRY ARTIST/GROUP
     TERRIE LEA & THE WILD MUSTANGS
     OUTSTANDING COUNTRY INSTRUMENTALIST
     DAVID MOSHER, (MANDOLIN/FIDDLE/GUITAR) - GRIEVOUS ANGEL
     OUTSTANDING COUNTRY RECORDING
     VOLEBEATS, "COUNTRY FAVORITES"
     OUTSTANDING COUNTRY SONGWRITER
     TERRIE LEA
     OUTSTANDING COUNTRY VOCALIST
     TERRIE LEA, (TERRIE LEA & THE WILD MUSTANGS)
 
 
       ELECTRONIC/DANCE
 
     OUTSTANDING ELECTRONIC/DANCE ARTIST/GROUP
     AMP FIDDLER
     OUTSTANDING ELECTRONIC/DANCE DJ
     KEVIN SAUNDERSON
     OUTSTANDING ELECTRONIC/DANCE RECORDING
     VARIOUS ARTISTS, "MOVEMENT: DETROIT ELECTRONIC MUSIC FESTIVAL 2004"
     OUTSTANDING ELECTRONIC/DANCE WRITER/PRODUCER
     AMP FIDDLER
 
 
       GENERAL
 
     OUTSTANDING ANTHOLOGY/COMPILATION/REISSUE
     FUNK BROS., THE, "THE BEST OF THE FUNK BROS."
     OUTSTANDING LIVE PERFORMANCE
     DETROIT WOMEN
     OUTSTANDING LIVE SOUND TECHNICIAN
     NEIL T. SEVER
     OUTSTANDING LOCAL RECORD LABEL
     TIMES BEACH RECORDS
     OUTSTANDING NATIONAL MAJOR LABEL RECORDING
     EMINEM, "ENCORE"
     OUTSTANDING NATIONAL SINGLE
     ANITA BAKER, "YOU'RE MY EVERYTHING"
     OUTSTANDING NATIONAL SMALL/INDEPENDENT LABEL RECORDING
     ALEXANDER ZONJIC, "SELDOM BLUES"
     OUTSTANDING RECORD PRODUCER
     MARTIN "TINO" GROSS
     NOLAN MENDENHALL
     OUTSTANDING RECORDING STUDIO
     TEMPERMILL
     OUTSTANDING VIDEO / LIMITED BUDGET
     BETH STALKER, "HERE WITH YOU"
     OUTSTANDING VIDEO / MAJOR BUDGET
     WHITE STRIPES, "BLACK MATH"
 
 
       GOSPEL/CHRISTIAN
 
     OUTSTANDING GOSPEL CHOIR
     ST THOMAS MORE CHURCH CHOIR
     VOICES OF UNITY
     OUTSTANDING GOSPEL/CHRISTIAN ARTIST/GROUP
     BETH STALKER
     OUTSTANDING GOSPEL/CHRISTIAN MUSICIAN
     DANNY COX, (DRUMS/PERCUSSION) - DAY 41
     OUTSTANDING GOSPEL/CHRISTIAN RECORDING
     BETH STALKER, "HERE WITH YOU"
     OUTSTANDING GOSPEL/CHRISTIAN SONGWRITER
     BETH STALKER
     OUTSTANDING GOSPEL/CHRISTIAN VOCALIST
     BETH STALKER
 
 
       JAZZ
 
     OUTSTANDING JAZZ COMPOSER
     MARION HAYDEN
     OUTSTANDING JAZZ INSTRUMENTALIST
     ALEXANDER ZONJIC, (FLUTE) - ALEXANDER ZONJIC
     OUTSTANDING JAZZ RECORDING
     TUMBAO!, "MONTUNO SALAD"
     OUTSTANDING JAZZ VOCALIST
     PING SPELLS, (JAZZARRAY)
     OUTSTANDING MODERN JAZZ ARTIST/GROUP
     MARCUS BELGRAVE
     OUTSTANDING TRADITIONAL JAZZ  ARTIST/GROUP
     JOHNNY TRUDELL ORCHESTRA
 
 
       ROCK/POP
 
     OUTSTANDING ALTERNATIVE/INDIE ARTIST/GROUP
     FAGS, THE
     OUTSTANDING HARD ROCK/METAL ARTIST/GROUP
     BROADZILLA
     OUTSTANDING INDUSTRIAL ARTIST/GROUP
     IMPALER, THE
     OUTSTANDING POP ARTIST/GROUP
     JILL JACK
     OUTSTANDING ROCK ARTIST/GROUP
     REEFERMEN, THE
     OUTSTANDING ROCK/POP INSTRUMENTALIST
     BOBBY EAST, (GUITAR (ELECTRIC)) - REEFERMEN, THE/HEMIGOD
     OUTSTANDING ROCK/POP RECORDING
     MINDCANDY, "RECOGNIZE"
     OUTSTANDING ROCK/POP SONGWRITER
     TIM DIAZ
     OUTSTANDING ROCK/POP VOCALIST
     JEZTER/SOOT, (SOOT)
 
 
       URBAN/FUNK/HIP-HOP
 
     OUTSTANDING HIP-HOP ARTIST/GROUP
     BUDDHA FULLA RHYMEZ
     PARADIME
     OUTSTANDING HIP-HOP DJ
     DJ HOUSESHOES
     OUTSTANDING HIP-HOP MC
     PARADIME
     OUTSTANDING URBAN/FUNK ARTIST/GROUP
     BLACK BOTTOM COLLECTIVE
     OUTSTANDING URBAN/FUNK MUSICIAN
     FREEMAN SPELLS, (BASS) - NADIR/DISTORTED SOUL
     OUTSTANDING URBAN/FUNK SONGWRITER
     NADIR
     OUTSTANDING URBAN/FUNK VOCALIST
     VALERIE BARRYMORE, (FOUNDATION OF FUNK)
     OUTSTANDING URBAN/FUNK/HIP-HOP RECORDING
     NADIR/DISTORTED SOUL, "DISTORTED SOUL 2.0"
 
 
       WORLD MUSIC/REGGAE/SKA
 
     OUTSTANDING REGGAE/SKA ARTIST/GROUP
     IMMUNITY
     OUTSTANDING WORLD ARTIST/GROUP
     BLACKMAN & ARNOLD
     OUTSTANDING WORLD/REGGAE/SKA INSTRUMENTALIST
     KERRY LUNDQUIST, (KEYBOARDS) - ORCHESTRA SENSATIONALE/GRUPO ALLEGRE
     OUTSTANDING WORLD/REGGAE/SKA RECORDING
     NOMO, "NOMO"
     OUTSTANDING WORLD/REGGAE/SKA SONGWRITER
     DAVID ASHER
     OUTSTANDING WORLD/REGGAE/SKA VOCALIST
     BENNY CRUZ, (BENNY CRUZ Y LA BUENA VIDA)
 
 
 

SOURCE Motor City Music Foundation

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