Third Annual Award Show Honoring The World’s Best DJs, From Rap to Reggae to EDM

The 2014 Global Spin Awards held their press conference today at Midtown Manhattan’s Bryant Park Hotel to announce this year’s nominees for the third annual staging of the first award ceremony to focus on the cornerstone of hip-hop, dancehall, EDM, and so many other forms of youth music: The DJ. Boomshots was in the building to announce the nominees for Best Reggae DJ and a few other categories. After the festivities wrapped up, Reshma B caught up with DJ Funkmaster Flex, DJ KId Capri, and DJ Premier to speak about the awards and whether Paris Hilton deserved to be nominated. Nominees and Videos After The Jump…

Best Reggae DJ Nominees

DJ Norie (Power 105 FM)

Waggy T

ZJ Liquid

Bobby Konders and Jabba

Max Glazer

 

Who will be the winner? The third annual Global Spin Awards will take place in New York November 18th.

For more context, and the rest of the nominees, click on the videos below.

Global Spin Award Panelists

Global Spin Award Nominees

Global Spin Award Interviews