MTS Management Group and Whiskey and Cigarettes Country Radio Show are proud to announce the First Annual Whiskey Awards. The New Music Award-winning, internationally syndicated radio program is now accepting first-round nominations from country music fans and industry members, in the following categories: Entertainer Of The Year, Best Male, Best Female, Best Duo Or Group, Best SIngle, Best Album, Best Video, Breakthrough Artist, Best Tour, Best W&C Guest and Lifetime Achievement Award. The eligibility period for being nominated is March 2014-March 2015. Nominations will be accepted until April 30, 2015. Final nominees will be announced on a special nominees broadcast of “Whiskey and Cigarettes,” airing live on May 3, 2015, and final round voting will be open to the public until May 31, 2015. Winners of the Whiskey Awards will be announced live on June 7, 2015, to kick off country music’s biggest week. For more information, and to submit your first round nominations, visit http://www.whiskeyandcigarettesshow.com/#!wc-awards/cx50.
Whiskey And Cigarettes Radio Show is a weekly show, originating in Milan, Italy, hosted by the “Romeo of the Rodeo” Nik Pizzigoni. Nik is a Nashville Universe Awards Winner, International Music and Entertainment Association Award Winner, a New Music Awards Winner, AMG Heritage Awards nominee, Artists In Music Awards nominee, and an Independent Country Music Association nominee. The show features a unique blend of classic, current and indie country, trivia, contests, artist spotlights and interviews and Nik’s European charm. Previous guests have included Charlie Daniels, Steve Wariner, John Rich, Oak Ridge Boys, Bill Anderson, David Ball, Bryan White, Doug Stone, Lee Greenwood, Collin Raye and many others. http://www.whiskeyandcigarettesshow.com.