Steff Reed Isaiah BlackRose Adam Emil Enoch Williams Mike Lyric LOGAN R&B
BEST R&B/POP FEMALE
Melissa B Tiffany Myñon Amanda Pollard Sarai Juelz Nita Fruit
MOST PROMISING MALE ARTIST
David Yang Dutch The Kid ENY The Artist Young Motive G Cam Lansky D Most
MOST PROMISING FEMALE ARTIST
Nefatari Sky Colette Angel Sessions Melissa B
BEST MALE R&B GROUP
Phaze3 120 SJ3 Pure Sky
BEST FEMALE R&B GROUP
Eleve Main Girl JAZMIN SISTERS
MOST ORIGINAL MALE ARTIST
Big Frame (TP) Truth and Power B.I. Bang Lord Luminous Da Animal KELO AKA GRAMZUNKUT Sean Conn
MOST ORIGINAL FEMALE ARTIST
Omega B A.B.Y.S.S. Feenix Lyrical Candy Ruby Red
ESSENCE OF HIP HOP AWARD
Chuck Platinum Kwan Lee T. Parris Ray Pearson Johnny Vega Emf Black Redwell
ARTIST TO WATCH
?uestion Real Right SPITS DA DAWN Lambo Show Logic Cliff Po CClass
Rav P - "Perverted Since 83" Kenn Retro - "Holding It Down" Buggs Papo - "Hustle Girl" One Take - "Verrazano" Produkt - "Hold It Down" Lua Proc - "What I Call It" JUMZ - "Maybackin"
BEST INTERNATIONAL ARTIST
Joe Young Apollo Escobar Cindy Rulz Fil Straughan
BEST UNDERGROUND MIXTAPE/STREET ALBUM
ERA - "The Breeze Card Chronicles" Focus The Truth - "Berwick Road" Franc Grams - "Let's Start Over" Corporal Ak & DJ WhiteOwl - "Black Tarzan" Lua Proc - "Fish Tailing" Dre GainezZ - "A Step Up From The Rest" Mike Dolla - "Gone Fishin"
BEST LIVE PERFORMANCE
Darq Mike M.o.e.t Timbo Real Right Adonis Jumz D Dave Bobby Stone
THE UMA SONG OF THE YEAR
Bizzle - "Dear Hip Hop" Produkt - "Hold It Down" Byzantine Kingz - "Who Am I" BigTyme - "Unappreciated"
Important UMA Update: The Nominations For the 2014 Underground Music Awards Will Be Released Tomorrow August 5th, 2014 at 8:00PM Eastern Time:
URBAN THRESHOLD'S ANNUAL UNDERGROUND MUSIC AWARDS IS THE BIGGEST NATIONAL AWARD SHOW FOR INDEPENDENT ARTISTS, PRODUCERS & SONGWRITERS IN THE USA!!
THE ANNUAL UNDERGROUND MUSIC AWARDS HAS RECEIVED MAJOR PRESS COVERAGE FROM MTV, THE SOURCE MAGAZINE, XXL, THE VILLAGE VOICE & MORE!
Urban Threshold's Underground Music Awards Has Become The Biggest National Award Show For Independent Artists in America!
Past winners of Urban Threshold's Underground Music Awards include MIMS, Nicky Minaj, Cory Gunz, J Cole, Freeway, Lil Mama, Killah Priest, Donny Goines, Esso, Stimuli, Torae, Serius Jones, Remy Ma, Styles P, Papoose, Saigon, Lumidee, Emilio Rojas, Fred The Godson among others.
WE HONOR THE LEGENDS AND THE FUTURE STARS
Past honorees of Urban Threshold's Underground Music Awards include Hip-Hop legends like Ice T, Naughty By Nature, EPMD, Slick Rick, DMC from Run DMC, Grandmaster Flash, MC Shan, DJ Red Alert, DJ Kid Capri, Kool G Rap, M.O.P., Ralph McDaniels, Cormega, DJ Kay Slay, DJ Envy and many more!
(PAST PHOTOS OF URBAN THRESHOLD'S UNDERGROUND MUSIC AWARDS)
Rap Legends Whodini Receive The Icons Award at the 10th Annual Underground Music Awards
R&B Group Main Girl Open The 10th Annual Underground Music Awards With A Scorching Performance
UMA Nominated Rap Duo Porsha And Mercedes Attend The 2012 Underground Music Awards
Natalie O and Olivia of Blue Ice Entertainment at the 2012 Underground Music Awards
The beautiful Ms Tracey Parker of Mizz Parker Entertainment at The 2012 Underground Music Awards
The Legendary Ice T and His Lovely Wife Coco at The 2010 Underground Music Awards
Hip Hop Icons ( Vinnie & Treach) Naughty By Nature Electrify The Crowd @ The 2010 UMA's
The Legendary DMC of RUNDMC receives the Pioneer Award
Rap Legends EPMD & DJ Scratch Receive The Impact Award @ The 2010 UMA's
Hip Hop Titan Styles P receives The People's Choice Award
Hip Hip Renegade Freeway Performs Live @ 2008 UMA's
The Legendary DJ Kid Capri receives The Vanguard Award
The Legendary Slick Rick receives The Legend Award
CLICK THE PHOTO ABOVE TO WATCH HIP HOP ICONS NAUGHTY BY NATURE PERFORM "HIP HOP HOORAY" AT THE 2010 UMA'S
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE FOLLOWING UMA ALUMNI
▪ Congrats to Nicki Minaj, winner of the UMA's 2008 Female Artist of the Year, for getting signed to Lil Wayne's Young Money Label in 2009 & For her Huge Major label Debut "Pink Friday". ▪ Congrats to Machine Gun Kelly, Winner of the UMA's 2010 Best Midwest Artist Award for being featured in XXL's "Show and Prove" and for getting signed by Bad Boy Records in 2011. ▪ Congrats to Fred The Godson, Winner of the UMA's 2008 Best Male Rapper Award and 2010 Best Male Rapper Award for being selected as one of XXL Magazine's Freshman Of The Year in 2011. ▪ Congrats to Skyzoo, Winner of the UMA's 2002 Best Male Rapper & 2008 Best Lyricist Awards, on his critical acclaimed CD "The Salvation" ▪ Congrats to The Female R&B Group Simplicity, winner of the UMA's 2010 and 2011 Award for Best Female R&B Group on being selected for BET's Music Matters Tour and for being the fresh new face of the Apollo. ▪ Congrats to Ju-Taun winners of the UMA's 02 & 09 Best Male R&B Group Award for being named one of MTV's "Top Pop Groups" ▪ Congrats to Matthew "M Dot" Finley, winner of the 2007 UMA Best R&B Male Award on his recent movie deal with Disney's "Camp Rock 2".. ▪ Congrats to Omar Wilson, winner of the 2009 UMA's Best R&B Male Award on his hit song "Get To Know You Better" feat R&B Diva Angie Stone ▪ Congrats to Trillogy, multi UMA Award winners for their recent critically acclaimed Three Day Theory Mixtape featuring the smash hit "Ride Around Town." And for having two different songs featured on reality shows on MTV and VH1.
THE UNDERGROUND IS WHAT KEEPS HIP HOP ALIVE. THE UNDERGROUND IS WHAT KEEPS HIP HOP LEVELED
The Underground Music Awards Alumni include Rap Superstar Nicki Minaj and Newly Signed Badboy Recording Artist Machine Gun Kelly
Rap Superstar Nicki Minaj Won The Award For Female Artist of The Year at The 2008 UMA's and then Signed to Young Money a year later.
Rap Sensation Machine Gun Kelly Won the Award for Best Midwest Artist @ The 2010 UMA's and a year later signed to Bad Boy