Here is the official Nominees for this 2012 year’s awards –
this page was updated as they were announced on 94.9 The Surf on 9-21-2012
Congrats to All Nominees – Good Luck! See you in November!

2013 CBMA Nominees List have been posted

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The following was for 2012 Awards




Congratulations for Your Nominations in the CBMA!

Concert Series Nominees –
Sunny 103.5 Concert Series, Greenwood, SC
Friday Night Live, Belmont, NC
Friday Night Live, Roanoke Rapids, NC
Hoto’s Summer Concert Series, NMB, SC
Mount Airy Concert Series, Mout Airy, NC
Larkin’s – Rhythm On the River, Greenville, SC

Engineer Nominees
Who’s Lying Beside You – Shag Attack – Buddy Strong
Where The Boys Are – Rhonda McDaniel – Keith Houston
Steppin Out CD – Various – Keith Houston
Steve Ownes and Summertime CD – Steve Owens and Summertime – Keith Houston
I’m Just Sayin’CD – Castaways – Guy Brooks/Hubert Deans

Producer Nominees
I’m Just Sayin CD – Castaways- Guy Brooks
Steve Owens and Summertime CD- Steve Owens and Keith Houston
Steppin Out CD – Various – Keith Houston/Julian Fowler/Jay Jenkins
Who’s Lying Beside You – Shag Attack – Bobby Simmons
Where The Boys Are CD – Rhonda McDaniel – Keith Houston

Syndicated Radio
Carolina Sounds Beach Show – Butch Halpin
Gospel Train – Joey Warren
Joey Warren Show- Joey Warren
On The Beach with Charlie Brown – Charlie Brown
Beach Music Top 40 Countdown – John Hook

FM Radio Station
WODR (Cool) 105.3 – Whiteville, NC
WSGE 91.7 – Gastonia, NC
WZSN (Sunny) 103.5 – Greenwood, SC
WLUS 98.3 – Oxford, NCWTRG 97.9- Gaston/Roanoke Rapids, NC

AM Radio
WBAG 1150 – Burlington, NCWEVA 860 – Emporia, VA
WEVA 860 – Emporia, NC
WPCM 920 – Burlington, NC
WNCA 1570 – Siler City, NCWLWL 770 – Rockingham, NC

FM Radio DJ
John Barkley WSGE 91.7 – Gastonia, NC
Jason Justice WVCO 94.9 – North Myrtle Beach, SC
Big John Ruth WKIX 102.9 – Raleigh, NC
Mike Brooks WLUS 98.3 – Oxford, NC
Pat Paterson WZSN 103.5 – Greenwood, SC
Ted Bell WVCO 94.9 – North Myrtle Beach, SC

AM Radio DJ
Bryon Tucker WPCM 920 – Burlington, NC
Gary Smith WLWL 770 – Rockingham, NC
Andy Lucy WEVA 860 – Emporia, VA
Fred Rouse WNCT 1070 – Greenville, NC
Gailes Stuckey WBAG 1150 – Burlington, NC

Internet Radio Show
On the Beach with Ray Ray – ray Melton
Morning Mess Around – Joey Warren
Beach Music Cafe – Willie C
Best of the Beach – Pat Patterson
Ray Scott Live – Ray Scott

Radio Show
Carolina Ocean Drive – Mike Brooks WLUS 98.3 FM
Carolina Beach Party – Johnny Barkley WSGE 91.7 FM
Shaggin’on the Beach – Jay Jenkins WTRG 97.9 FM
Sunny Beach Party – Pat Patterson WZSN 103.5 FM
Surf Top 20 Countdown – Ted Bell WVCO 94.9 FM

Show Club
2001 Night Club – North Myrtle Beach, SC
Boom Booms – North Myrtle beach, SC
Duck’s Beach Club – North Myrtle Beach, SC
The Dock – Waterloo, SC
Tuxedo Junction – Wake Forest, NC

Club
OD Pavilion – North Myrtle Beach, SC
The Loft – Belmont, NC
Thirsty’s II – Greensboro, NC
TJ’s Night Life – Raleigh, NC
Lynn’s Dance Club – Charlotte, NC

Smoothie
I Don’t Like to Sleep Alone – Fantastic Shakers
I (Who Have Nothing) – Castaways
Justified – Out of Towners
Smooth Sailin’- Holiday
You Don’t Know Me – Eddie Bailey

Blues Album
Where the Boys Are – Rhonda McDaniel, KHP
Nasty Man – Rickey Godfrey, Serenity Hill
From The Beginning – Fabulous Jellyrolls, KHP
I’m Just Sayin’- Castaways, KHP
Ms. Jody’s in the Streets Again – Ms. Jody, Ecko

Blues Song
It Don’t Matter to Me – Christina Cooper
Harlem Shuffle – Craig Woolard Band
Jelly Belly – Fantastic Shakers
Look Before You Leap – Rhonda McDaniel
Shing Yo Ling – Rick Strickland

Shag Club Event
Weston Cup Gala – Summerville Shag Club – Summerville, SC
Capitol City Extravaganza III -Capital City Shag Club – Columbia, SC
Meals on Wheels 19 – Burlington Shag Club – Burlington, NC
Toys For Tots – OD Shag Club – North Myrtle Beach, SC
Sparkle City Celebration – R&B Shag Club – Spartanburg, SC
Twisters Fall Cyclone 21 – Twisters Shag Club – Cornelius, NC

National Dance Song
I’m in Heaven When I’m With You – Roy Hamilton
Love Done Gone – Billy Currington
Rock Bottom Blues – Kid Rock
The Walk – Mayer Hawthorne
Who’s Rocking You – Donnie Ray

Live Production
Alan Wentz – Craig Woolard Band
John Brady – Band of Oz
Ken Holland – Jim Quick & Coastline
Preston Honeycutt – Fantastic Shakers
Buddy Strong – Shag Attack/Out of Towners

Collaboration
Been There, Done That – Big John, Roger & Doc (The Memories)
Endless Love – Sherry Norris/Tams
Gotta Have Love – Sugarcreek (ft. Jerry West, Robbie Hegler, Rick Lee & Lynn Samples)
Old Friends – Phil Wilson/Jackie Gore
You Bug Me – Mike Taylor/Rhonda McDaniel

Group Album
Along For The Vibe – Dip Ferrell and The Truetones
Hanging Out – Rick Strickland Band
I’m Just Sayin’- Castaways
Main Street People – Craig Woolard Band
Steve Owens and Summertime

Michael Branch Award
Andy Smith – Green Dot Music
Brian Crews – Crewser Entertainment
Bo Gilbert – Bo The Webguy
Pat Patterson – Large Time Network/Beach Music 45
Mike “Tiny”Fiemster – Carolina Beach Party
David Hicks – Different Drummer

Solo Album
Save It For a Rainy Day – Bruce Caldwell
Coastin’- Gary Lowder
I’m Goin’Back – Donnie Ray
Can’t Take My Eyes Off of You – Paul Craver
Where the Boys Are – Rhonda McDaniel

Songwriter
Hey Girl – Jeffords/Jeffords – Dip Ferrell & The Truetones
Smooth Sailin’- Bostic/Taylor – Holiday Band
Do You Love Me Like That – S. Owens/R. Woodard – Steve Owens & Summertime
Cherry Groove – John L Wilson – Big Time Party Band
I’m Just Sayin’- Clayton/Brooks – Castaways

New Artist
Atlantic Groove
Blackwater Rhythm & Blues Band
Night Move Band
Steve Owens and Summertime
The Fabulous Daddy-O’s

Instrumentalist
Adam Barber – Drums – Craig Woolard Band
Bruce Caldwell – Sax – Out of Towners
Dino Fair – Keyboards – Sea Cruz
John Arthurs – Guitar – Castaways
Robin Woodard – Guitar – Steve Owens and Summertime

Compilation
Friends/Judies Patio Party – JLW Promotions
Havin’a Large Time – Patman and Robin
Queens of Southern Soul – KHP
Steppin’ Out – KHP
Toast of the Coast – Sisbro
Weekend Affair – Tobacco Road

Club/Mobile DJ
Johnny Barkley
Paul Craver
David Harris
Joey Warren
Pat Patterson

Event
Patti’s Kids Fundraiser 2012, Greenville SC
Triangle Beach Music Festival Garner NC
Fun Monday SOS 2011 North Myrtle Beach SC
Flem Whitt Festival Roxboro, NC
Making Waves Cruise 2012 Charleston, SC

Female Artist
Karen Clayton
Cindy Floyd
Lesa Hudson
Allie Privette
Rhonda McDaniel

Male Artist
Bo Schronce
Butch Barnes
Craig Woolard
Steve Craig
Steve Owens

Group
Band of Oz
Craig Woolard Band
Holiday Band
Out of Towners Band
Fantastic Shakers

Song of the Year
All That Matters to Me – Jim Quick
Coastin’- Gary Lowder
I’d Give Up Everything For You – Steve Owens and Summertime
You Need a Ride to Raleigh – Nantucket
Think It Over – Sea Cruz
I Can’t Think – Band of Oz

Entertainer
Allie Privette
Craig Woolard
Jim Quick
Bo Schronce
Steve Craig