The voting is open for this year's Best of British Awards, DJmag's celebration of the finest producers, DJs, labels, clubs and more from across the British dance scene.
This year's awards ceremony take place on Wednesday 14th of December at East Village where the results of the public vote will be revealed. The full list of nominees is below.
Last year Paul Woolford walked away with the accolade of Best DJ but this year there's a host of hungry young new talent snapping at his heels - could it be Hessle Audio boss Ben UFO, the multi-talented Maya Jane Coles or Hot Natured's Jamie Jones? Then at the other end of the scale there's Loefah, one of dubstep's original pioneers, or Secretsundaze's Giles Smith, who this year celebrated his club's 10th anniversary.
James Blake's walked away with Best Single for 'CMYK' on R&S, both artist and label going from strength to strength since. This year we've selected a handfull of dancefloor destroyers that you've no doubt heard far and wide. Take your pick from Eats Everything's bouncy ‘Entrance Song’, Mosca's garage revivalist ‘Bax’. Scuba's exploration in soul soaked house ‘Adrenalin’, Miguel Campbell's slinky ‘Something Special’ and Rustie's head rush of ‘Ultra Thizz’.
Cast your votes here: https://apps.facebook.com/dj_bestofbritish
Voting closes on Monday 5th December.
Maya Jane Coles
Maya Jane Coles
Best Live Act
Best Small Club
Sound Control, Manchester
Best Large Club
Ministry of Sound, London
The Arches, Glasgow
Best Club Night
Death Disco, Glasgow
Eats Everything ‘Entrance Song’
Miguel Campbell ‘Something Special’
Rustie ‘Ultra Thizz’
T.Williams ‘Heartbeat (Paul Woolford Remix)’
4th Measure Men ‘4 You (Maya Jane Coles Remix)’
Azari & III ‘Hungry For The Power (Jamie Jones Remix)’
Omar ‘It’s So (Zed Bias Remix)’
Africa Hi-Tech ‘Out In The Streets (VIP Remix)’
Rustie ‘Glass Swords’
Marcus Intalex ‘21’
Ben UFO ‘Rinse 16’
Giles Smith & James Priestley ’10 Years Of Secretsundaze’
Shogun Audio Artists ‘Way Of The Warrior’
Scuba ‘DJ Kicks’
Four Tet ‘Fabriclive 59’
Best Radio Show
Mary Anne-Hobbs (xfm)
Annie Mac (Radio 1)
Numbers (Rinse FM)
Gilles Peterson Worldwide (Radio 1)
Sinden (Kiss FM)
Best Music Outlet
Idle Hands, Bristol
Sounds Of The Universe, London
Duffer Of St George