New Music Awards

2021 NMA WINNERS

TOP40/CHR Song of the Year
“Blinding Lights” Weeknd

TOP40/CHR Male Artist of the Year
Justin Bieber

TOP40/CHR Female Artist of the Year
Billie Eilish

TOP40/CHR Group of the Year
Lady Gaga & Ariana Grande

TOP40/CHR New Artist of the Year
Pop Smoke

Top40/CHR New Group of the Year:
DaBaby w/Roddy Rich

TOP40/CHR Breakthrough Artist of the Year
Jesse Pepe

TOP40/CHR Radio Station of the Year
KSPI

TOP40/CHR Program Director of the Year
Jason Kranz

TOP40/CHR Music Director of the Year
Warren Lawrence

TOP40/CHR Promotion/Marketing of the Year
All Access

TOP40/CHR Record Label of the Year
RCA/RLG

AC Song of the Year
“Circles” Post Malone

AC Male Artist of the Year
Lewis Capaldi

AC Female Artist of the Year
Ava Max

AC Group of the Year
Justin Bieber & Benny Blanco

AC New Artist of the Year
Gavin James

AC New Group of the Year
Banners

AC Breakthrough Artist of the Year
Joe Taylor

AC Radio Station of the Year
KMFY

AC Program Director of the Year
Kathy Lynn/KMFY

AC Music Director of the Year
Sam Miller/WDNH

AC Record Label of the Year
Columbia

Country Song of the Year
“Hole In The Bottle” Kelsea Ballerini

Country Male Artist of the Year
Kane Brown

Country Female Artist of the Year
Maren Morris

Country Group of the Year
Dan + Shay

Country New Artist of the Year
Gabby Barrett

Country New Group of the Year
Charlie Kulis Band

Country Breakthrough Artist of the Year
Garrett Young

Country Radio Station of the Year
WMEV

Country Program Director of the Year
Lynn Rutledge/WMEV

Country Music Director of the Year
Cliff Beach/WYTI

Country Promotion of the Year
Jerry Duncan Promotions

Country Record Label of the Year
RCA/RLG

Crossover Artist/Band of the Year
John Michael Ferrari

Publicity/PR Firm of the Year
Elicity PR

Internet/Syndicated Radio of the Year
Absolute Radio Network