2022 Blues Music Awards
Submissions Open Now

Get ready for the 2022 Blues Music Awards! All musicians are invited to submit their Blues recordings for consideration. Blues music released between November 1, 2020 and October 31, 2021 is eligible for consideration for a 2022 Blues Music Award Nomination.
Submission fees and deadlines:

•   September 1, 2021 – September 30, 2021
•   $180 per album or EP submission / $80 per song submission

•   October 1, 2021 – October 15, 2021
•   $225 per album or EP submission submission / $125 per song submission

The submission process officially closes on October 15, 2021. You must upload your music and artwork and complete payment for your submission transaction no later than OCTOBER 15TH at 8:00am CST to be considered for a Blues Music Award nomination. Questions? Contact Joe Whitmer at joe@blues.org.

For more information go the Blues Foundation website: