June 4, 2020, Onset, Mass. – The Women’s International Music Network (the WiMN) announces that nominations are now open for its 9th annual She Rocks Awards ceremony honoring women in the music industry, which will take place on January 22, 2021.
The She Rocks Awards honors trailblazing women from all areas of the industry– from educators, to label execs, manufacturers, non-profits, media, performers, engineers, and more. Past honorees include Melissa Etheridge, Gloria Gaynor, Tal Wilkenfeld, Nita Strauss, Pat Benatar, The Bangles, The B-52s, Colbie Caillat, Linda Perry, Suzi Quatro, Sheila E., Chaka Khan, Ronnie Spector, Lita Ford, Esperanza Spalding, Shirley Manson and many others. A complete list of previous honorees is here.
“We may not know yet what form this year’s celebration will take – whether it can be in person or virtual – but we do know that our core mission to support, promote, and unite women in the music industry is as relevant as ever! We invite everyone to join us by nominating an exemplary woman and sharing her story, so that we can inspire other women,” notes Laura B. Whitmore, founder of the Women’s International Music Network.
All are encouraged to nominate women who stand out in the music industry. The deadline to submit nominations is September 15, 2020. Nominations can be submitted at www.thewimn.com/nominations.
Each year, the She Rocks Awards attracts music icons, artists, industry professionals, fans and media for a one-of-a-kind event that shines the spotlight on women who stand out in the industry, and offers a high energy evening of performances, networking opportunities, giveaways, a silent auction and more.
To learn more about the She Rocks Awards, visit sherocksawards.com.