Tim Hicks from St. Catharines and Waterloo's The Western Swing Authority took home two trophies that night. WSA Producer, Jason Barry, also won for his work with the band.
Links: Tim Hicks, More Tim Hicks Stories, Video above courtesy of Robert Clements
Links: Western Swing Authority , More WSA Stories, Video above courtesy of Western swing Authority
Hamilton radio station CHKX – KX 94.7 FM got the top prize for the Major Market category as well.
The biggest winner of the night was the song, I Only Smoke When I Drink by Trenton's Small Town Pistols. It won for Best Songwriters, Single and Video.
Links: Small Town Pistols, Video above courtesy of Small Town Pistols
Here is a full list of winners
- Album: Tim Hicks: 5:01
- Male Artist: Tim Hicks
- Group or Duo: The Western Swing Authority
- Roots Artist: The Western Swing Authority
- Record Producer: Jason Barry (Genevieve Fisher: Night In Night Out/The Western Swing Authority: One Of Us Is Lying)
- Radio Station (Major Market): CHKX – KX 94.7 FM (Hamilton)
- Songwriter (s): Alyssa Bonagura/Patricia Conroy/Amanda Wilkinson/Tyler Wilkinson (Small Town Pistols: I Only Smoke When I Drink)
- Single: Small Town Pistols: I Only Smoke When I Drink
- Music Video: Small Town Pistols: I Only Smoke When I Drink
- Female Artist: Michelle Wright
- Rising Star: Leah Daniels
- Radio Station (Secondary Market): CJDL – Country 107.3 FM (Tillsonburg)
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