2017 winners

Best Live Act- Sponsored by Kickstarter
Radiohead (XL Recordings)

Marketing Genius – Sponsored by Caroline
The xx – I See You (Young Turks)

Best Sync Usage – Sponsored by DISCO
Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings – “Lincoln MKZ Spot” (Daptone Records)

Breakthrough Artist – Sponsored by INgrooves
Whitney – Light Upon the Lake (Secretly Canadian)

Creative Packaging 
Thundercat – Drunk (Brainfeeder)

Best Classical/World Album 
Tinariwen – Elwan (Anti-)

Best Blues/Jazz/R&B Album 
Charles Bradley – Changes (Daptone Records)

Independent Champion

Best Metal/Hard Rock Album – Sponsored by Fox Rothschild
King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard – Nonagon Infinity (ATO Records)

Best Country/Americana/Folk Album 
Margo Price – Midwest Farmers Daughter (Third Man Records)

A2IM Lifetime Achievement Award  
Ani DiFranco (Righteous Babe Records)

Best Dance/Electronica Album – Sponsored by FUGA
Bonobo – Migration (Ninja Tune)

Independent Icon – Sponsored b
Nick Lowe

Video of the Year – Sponsored by YouTube/Google Play
DJ Shadow feat. Run The Jewels “Nobody Speak” (Mass Appeal Records)

Video of the Year/Fan Vote – Sponsored by YouTube/Google Play
Radiohead – “Daydreaming” (XL Recordings)

Label of the Year – (<5 employees) – Sponsored by Spotify
Triple Crown Records

Label of the Year (6+ employees) – Sponsored by ADA

Best Rap/Hip Hop Album 
Run The Jewels – Run the Jewels 3 (Run the Jewels, Inc.)

A2IM Impact Award – Powered by Nielsen Music
Florida Georgia Line – Dig Your Roots (Big Machine Label Group)

Album of the Year – Sponsored by The Orchard
Angel Olsen – My Woman (Jagjaguwar)