2020 IRAA Awards Ballot Nominations Process

Submission Process

November 10, 2019

Artist are nominated by completion of form under “Nomination Form” link and clicking submit. Nomination Form will be available from November 10, 2019 through January 12, 2020. The available of the form will close at 11:59 pm (central). 


***(Mandatory) Artist must have digital media access link where music can be found or able to mail a hardcopy via FEDEX or UPS in order to be eligible released before January 11, 2020.
*Artist must receive at least at 3 nominations to be eligible for category.

Once nominations are in artist must (mandatory) to submit two copies of record to IRRA Awards and accept nomination via email response before artist can move to 2nd round nominations


January 12, 2020
IRAA Nominations eligibility will expire.

February 2, 2020 (2nd Round)
Nominees will be announced via website.  Online Voting will open, and public will be allowed to vote for nominated artist. The Top 7 nominees with the most votes will be chosen for final round. Voting expiration date will be April 5, 2020.

April 27, 2020 Final Round
Top 7 Nominee’s will be announced via website. Only IRAA academy members will be allowed to vote and a  selection committee will be assembled to vote on the winner for each category. Along with voting from IRAA Academy members


June 6, 2020
Winners will be announced at the IRAA Awards Ceremony.