5th Annual Libera Awards

June 16, 2016 | Manhattan Center | NYC

You can check out the full gallery of photos from the 2016 A2IM Libera Awards here!


A&R Team of the Year
ATO Records

Album of the Year - Sponsored by Spotify
Alabama Shakes - Sound & Color (ATO Records)

Best Live Act - Sponsored by Kickstarter
Alabama Shakes (ATO Records)

Best Sync Usage - Sponsored by Silva Screen Music / So Recordings / SBMC Inc.
Alabama Shakes - Apple iPad Pro (Music Supervisor: Jimmy Dickson) (ATO Records)

Breakthrough Artist - Sponsored by Fox Rothschild
Courtney Barnett - Sometimes I Sit and Think, and Sometimes I Just Sit (Mom + Pop Music)

Creative Packaging - Sponsored by AtoZ Media
Father John Misty - I Love You Honeybear (Creative Director: Sasha Barr) (Sub Pop Records)

Groundbreaking Album of the Year - Sponsored by INgrooves
Kamasi Washington - The Epic (Brainfeeder)

Heritage Album of the Year
Kamasi Washington - The Epic (Brainfeeder)

Independent Champion - Sponsored by FUGA

Into the Pit Award
Savages - Adore Life (Matador Records)

Label of the Year (<5 employees) - Sponsored by The Orchard
Daptone Records

Label of the Year (6+ employees) - Sponsored by ADA
Sub Pop Records

Marketing Genius Award - Sponsored by Caroline
Run The Jewels - #12DaysofRTJ - (Marketing Lead:Amaechi Uzoigwe, Zena White & Amit Nerurkar) (Mass Appeal Records)

Shifting Beats Award - Sponsored by IDOL
Jamie xx - In Colour (Young Turks)

Video of the Year - Sponsored by YouTube/Google Play
Run The Jewels - Close Your Eyes (and Count to F*ck) (Mass Appeal Records)

Video of the Year - Fan Vote
Grimes - Kill V. Maim (4AD)

A2IM thanks its incredible 2016 Libera Award partners