Armada Music has just won 10 awards during the International Dance Music Awards. Armin van Buuren received 11 nominations and brought home 8 awards. Armin was crowned ‘Best Trance DJ’, ‘Best Artist (Solo)’, and ‘Best Producer’. His Compilation ‘A State Of Trance 2013’ was given the award for ‘Best Compilation or Full Length DJ Mix’, and the newest edition ‘A State of Trance 2014’ is available today on iTunes.
The successful Dutch label, best known for its big trance releases, also brought home awards in other genres, winning ‘Best Tech House/Techno Track’ for the song ‘Let’s Go Dancing’ from Tiga vs. Audion, and also the award for ‘Best Underground Dance Track’ for ‘Bigger Than Prince’ from Green Velvet. Armada Music signed both tracks for the Benelux region this year. The worldwide hit record from Armin van Buuren and Trevor Guthrie, ‘This Is What It Feels Like’, received three awards, winning ‘Best Trance Track’, ‘Best Music Video’, and ‘Best Featured Vocalist Performance’.
Armin also won another prestigious award for ‘A State Of Trance’, coming away with ‘Best Podcast or Radio Mix Show’. On Sunday Van Buuren will close his ASOT650 ‘New Horizons’ tour during Ultra Music Festival in Miami. The entire show can be heard live via www.astateoftrance.com. On Saturday Armin van Buuren will be one of the headliners of Ultra Music Festival.
International Dance Music Awards – Armada Music:
Best Underground Dance Track Bigger Than Prince – Green Velvet
Best Trance Track This Is What It Feels Like – Armin van Buuren Feat. Trevor Guthrie
Best Tech House / Techno Track Let’s Go Dancing – Tiga vs. Audion
Best Compilation or Full Length DJ Mix A State of Trance 2013 – Armin van Buuren
Best Trance DJ Armin van Buuren
Best Podcast or Radio Mixshow DJ A State of Trance – Armin van Buuren
Best Artist (Solo) Armin van Buuren
Best Featured Vocalist Performance This Is What It Feels Like – Armin van Buuren Feat. Trevor Guthrie
Best Music Video This Is What It Feels Like – Armin van Buuren Feat. Trevor Guthrie
Best Producer Armin van Buuren
The Winter Music Conference is taking place in Miami for the 29th time. Each year, the event hosts more than 60,000 visitors, who attend from 70 different countries, including DJs, label owners, and other delegates of the dance scene. WMC is one of the most important happenings in the dance industry, and one of the highlights of the conference is the International Dance Music Awards show. The IDMAs receive more than two million votes from 206 countries each year, and awards are granted in 55 different categories.