Snoop Dogg hosting Global Spin Awards on REVOLT TV

The Global Spin Awards (GSA), the premier awards show honoring the most dynamic and talented DJ’s from around the world, alongside REVOLT, has announced music industry legend Snoop Dogg as this year’s host. The award show will take place at the Novo Theater in Los Angeles on February 15th, and will air exclusively on REVOLT on February 22nd at 9 pm ET/6 pm PT. Check local listings.

Snoop Dogg also known as DJ Snoopadelic is nominated this year in the GSA celebrity DJ category. With his legendary career and ties to Los Angeles, as well as deep roots in the music industry, he will take the stage to present the 2018 Global Spin Award recipients with their top honors.

“Through the Awards, it is our mission to recognize the diverse, bold and remarkable DJs that have helped shaped the music industry into what it is today,” states Shawn Prez, Founder of The Global Spin Awards. “Snoop Dogg is a legend and a trailblazer in the industry, and we are honored that he will be joining us to host this year’s Global Spin Awards.”

“REVOLT is thrilled to partner with the Global Spin Awards and exclusively broadcast the celebration of DJ talent from around the world. With Snoop hosting, it is sure to be a dynamic and highly-coveted event,” says Roma Khanna, CEO of REVOLT.

Now in its sixth year, the Global Spin Awards has become a pillar of the music industry, and is celebrated by top-talent, including this year’s nominees, DJ Khaled, DJ Envy, Marshmello, The Chainsmokers, Funk Flex and more.

This year, the Global Spin Awards will honor Grammy Award-winning songwriter/producer Timbaland, who will receive the “Lifetime Achievement Award,” as well as CEO of So So Def and Grammy Award-winning songwriter/producer Jermaine Dupri, who will receive the “Breaking Barriers Award.”

2018 GLOBAL SPIN AWARDS HONOREES AND NOMINEES

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD HONOREE

TIMBALAND

BREAKING BARRIERS AWARD HONOREE

JERMAINE DUPRI

DJ OF THE YEAR

CALVIN HARRIS
METRO BOOMIN
DJ KHALED
THE CHAINSMOKERS
DJ ENVY
DIPLO

HIP HOP DJ OF THE YEAR

DJ SELF
FUNK FLEX
DJ DRAMA
DJ KHALED
DJ ENVY
METRO BOOMIN

EDM DJ OF THE YEAR

A-TRAK
STEVE AOKI
SKRILLEX
DIPLO
CALVIN HARRIS
MARSHMELLO

CELEBRITY DJ OF THE YEAR

BRODY JENNER
DJ SNOOPADELIC
JERMAINE DUPRI
LIL JON
QUESTLOVE
SWIZZ BEATZ

NATIONAL MIXSHOW DJ OF THE YEAR

DJ DRAMA
DJ SELF
FUNK FLEX
DJ ENVY
LA LEAKERS
DJ SUSS ONE

NATIONAL CLUB DJ OF THE YEAR

D-NICE
DIPLO
DJ QUICKSILVA
DJ CAMILO
CHASE B

FEMALE DJ OF THE YEAR

DJ KISS
DJ DIAMOND KUTS
DJ DUFFEY
DJ CARISMA
VASHTIE
DJ POIZON IVY

NATIONAL OPEN FORMAT DJ OF THE YEAR

A-TRAK
IRIE
VICE
D-NICE
DJ RUCKUS
DJ CASSIDY

ONLINE/SATELLITE RADIO DJ OF THE YEAR

STATIK SELEKTAH
DJ SUSS ONE
DJ WHOO KID
DJ SUPERSTAR JAY
DJ WONDER
DJ DRAMA

MIXTAPE DJ OF THE YEAR

DJ SUPERSTAR JAY
DJ KAY SLAY
DJ DRAMA
DJ ESCO

TURNTABLIST OF THE YEAR

JIMMI RIGGZ (CANADA)
DJ OSYRIS (AUSTRALIA)
DJ RENA (JAPAN)
DJ PERLY (USA)
DJ EASE (USA)

REGGAE DJ OF THE YEAR

BOBBY KONDERS
JAHLION SOUND
DJ NORIE
DJ YOUNG CHOW
DJ WAGGY TEE

LATIN DJ OF THE YEAR

DJ KAZZANOVA
DJ LOBO
SANTAROSA
ALEX SENSATION
DJ C-LO

INTERNATIONAL DJ OF THE YEAR

MARTIN GARRIX
STEVE AOKI
DJ SNAKE
CALVIN HARRIS
DIPLO

BREAKTHROUGH DJ OF THE YEAR

CHASE B
AUSTIN MILLZ
DJ SPINKING
METRO BOOMIN
DJ WALLAH

DJ ALBUM OF THE YEAR

CALVIN HARRIS – FUNK WAV BOUNCES VOL. 1
DJ KAY SLAY – THE BIG BROTHER
DJ KHALED – GRATEFUL
DJ DRAMA & MISTA MAEHAM – POSITION OF POWER

DJ PRODUCER OF THE YEAR

METRO BOOMIN
DJ MUSTARD
DJ NASTY (ORLANDO)
CALVIN HARRIS
STATIK SELEKTAH
DJ SNAKE
DJ KHALED

DJ REMIXER OF THE YEAR

TED SMOOTH
DJ SNAKE
DJ MUSTARD
DIPLO
DJ MIKE D
DJ SUEDE THE REMIX GOD

DJ ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR

IRIE
DJ QUICKSILVA
DJ CAMILO
DJ KHALED
DJ ENVY
DJ DRAMA

REGIONAL CLUB DJ OF THE YEAR (NORTHEAST)

AUSTIN MILLZ
DJ ENVY
DJ WILL
DJ CAMILO
DJ QUICKSILVA
DJ SELF

REGIONAL CLUB DJ OF THE YEAR (SOUTH)

STEVIE J
DJ GQ
DJ INFAMOUS
DJ E FEEZY
DJ ACE
DJ HOLIDAY

REGIONAL CLUB DJ OF THE YEAR (MIDWEST)

SEAN MAC
DJ STEPH FLOSS
DJ PHARRIS
DJ MILE HIGH

REGIONAL CLUB DJ OF THE YEAR (WEST)

JUSTIN CREDIBLE
DJ ORATOR
DRE SINATRA
DJ FRANZEN
DJ MARK DA SPOT
VICE

REGIONAL OPEN FORMAT CLUB DJ OF THE YEAR (NORTHEAST)

DJ M.O.S
D-NICE
DJ MISTER VINCE (NEW YORK)
AUSTIN MILLZ
A-TRAK
BIG BEN

REGIONAL OPEN FORMAT CLUB DJ OF THE YEAR (SOUTH)

MR MAURICIO
STEVIE J
DJ GQ
DJ E FEEZY
DJ BABY YU
IRIE

REGIONAL OPEN FORMAT CLUB DJ OF THE YEAR (MIDWEST)

CHUCK INGLISH
SEAN MAC
DJ STEPH FLOSS
DJ METRO
BOI JEANIUS

REGIONAL OPEN FORMAT CLUB DJ OF THE YEAR (WEST)

JERMAINE DUPRI
JUSTIN CREDIBLE
DJ FIVE
DJ POLITIK
VICE

REGIONAL MIXSHOW DJ OF THE YEAR (NORTHEAST)

DJ PROSTYLE
DJ SELF
DJ ENVY
FUNK FLEX
DJ CAMILO
DJ ENUFF

REGIONAL MIXSHOW DJ OF THE YEAR (SOUTH)

DJ SCREAM
DJ HOLIDAY
DJ E FEEZY
DJ GQ
DJ DRAMA

REGIONAL MIXSHOW DJ OF THE YEAR (MIDWEST)

DJ BJ3525
DJ BONICS
SEAN MAC
DJ PHARRIS
DJ STEPH FLOSS

REGIONAL MIXSHOW DJ OF THE YEAR (WEST)

LA LEAKERS
DJ FELLI FEL
DRE SINATRA
DJ CARISMA
DJ DAMAGE
DJ BIG VON

ONLINE RECORD BREAKERS

LA LEAKERS
DIGIWAXX
DJCITY
BOTTOM FEEDERS
DJBOOTH
FUNK FLEX

DJ RECORD LABEL OF THE YEAR

DJ DRAMA/DON CANNON – GENERATION NOW
A-TRAK – FOOL’S GOLD RECORDS
DIPLO – MAD DECENT
DJ KHALED – WE THE BEST MUSIC GROUP

THE RED AWARD (ADULT CONTEMPORARY)

DJ JAZZY JEFF
DJ MISTER CEE
DJ SCRATCH
DJ CLARK KENT
KID CAPRI
DJ PREMIER

TOUR DJ OF THE YEAR

CHASE B
DJ AKTIVE
DJ BOOF
DRE SINATRA
DJ ESCO

Author: Buddy Iahn

Buddy Iahn founded The Music Universe when he decided to juxtapose his love of web design and music. As a lifelong drummer, he decided to take a hiatus from playing music to report it. The website began as a fun project in 2013 to one of the top independent news sites.

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