Dropout Canadian Independent Music Video Awards 2020
3rd Annual CIMVAs
– NOMINATIONS NOW OPEN –
We’re opening up nominations for the 3rd Annual Canadian Independent Music Video Awards early this year, if you know of an awesome Canadian music video that has been released in 2020, and that you think is award-worthy, nominate it below!
How the 3rd Annual CIMVAs Work
Nominations for the 3rd Annual CIMVAs are now open. Nominations for this season will close on December 15, 2020.
The CIMVA’s are divided into two rounds of voting. The first round of voting will be open from January 4, 2021, to January 17, 2021. Round one ends with four finalists chosen, per genre, based on votes from users and votes from the judges. These finalists will move on to round two.
Round two voting will begin on January 18, 2021, and run until January 31, 2021.
The winners will be announced at a live event in February 2021, the date and venue for this event have yet to be determined. The grand prize winner will receive a cash prize and genre category winners will receive unlimited bragging rights.
Who can Enter?
The Canadian Independent Music Video Awards are open to Canadian music videos released between November 30, 2019, and November 30, 2020. This contest is open to residents of all provinces except Quebec.
And the 2019 winner is…
Thank you to everyone who voted in this year’s awards! Over the last couple months, Canadians from coast to coast have shown an overwhelming amount of love and support for independent artists, bringing our total vote count to over 25,000 votes! It’s the amazing fans from across this country who make it possible for independent artists to flourish, to create and to share their stories and we want to thank every last one of you. We also want to thank our sponsors who made this contest possible, a big thank you to Toronto Creatives, SeeRockLive, Steam Whistle and The Hideout. Without further ado, here are the best Canadian Independent Music Videos of 2019!
Grand Winner – Best Independent Overall Music Video
BEST INDEPENDENT ABORIGINAL MUSIC VIDEO
BEST INDEPENDENT FOLK MUSIC VIDEO
BEST INDEPENDENT ROCK MUSIC VIDEO
BEST INDEPENDENT POP MUSIC VIDEO
BEST INDEPENDENT INDIE MUSIC VIDEO
BEST INDEPENDENT METAL MUSIC VIDEO
BEST INDEPENDENT HIP-HOP MUSIC VIDEO
BEST INDEPENDENT COUNTRY MUSIC VIDEO