2020 was a wild year, but the music kept coming. We brought back the Rapzilla.com Awards this year to honor all the great work created by artists in the Christian Rap scene. The following picks are from our staff averaged together.

Winner: Lecrae

Winner: J. Crum

Winner: A.I. The Anomaly

Winner: Miles Minnick

Winner: KB ‘His Glory Alone

Winner: Hulvey ‘BRKNHRT’

Winner: nobigdyl. & Andy Mineo “WILLY”

Winner: Kham “Botham”

Winner: Andy Mineo ‘Happy Thoughts’

Winner: Ruslan

Winner: Reach Records

Winner: Cardec Drums

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The following lists are the staff’s individual picks.

Chad Horton

Artist of The Year: Wande
New Artist of The Year: Hulvey
Women’s Spotlight Artist of The Year: A.I. the Anomaly
Breakout Artist of The Year: Miles Minnick
Album of The Year: Parris Chariz – 2045
Ep/Mixtape of The Year: Hulvey – BRKNHRT
Single of The Year: Ty Brasel, KB – The Power + (prod. by Dirty Rice)
Music Video of The Year: Kham – Botham
Visual Branding of The Year: Andy Mineo – Happy Thoughts
Influencer of The Year: OnBeatMusic
Label/Collective of The Year: Reach Records
Producer of The Year: Ace Harris

Justin Sarachik

Artist of The Year: Wande
New Artist of The Year: J. Crum
Women’s Spotlight Artist of The Year: A.I. the Anomaly
Breakout Artist of The Year: Limoblaze
Album of The Year: Lord’s Child – Camp Lukewarm
Ep/Mixtape of The Year: Might as Well
Single of The Year: Hulvey & Torey D’Shaun – Different
Music Video of The Year: Kham – Botham
Visual Branding of The Year: Andy Mineo – Happy Thoughts
Influencer of The Year: Ruslan
Label/Collective of The Year: Reach Records
Producer of The Year: Cardec

Steven Solis

Artist of The Year: Lecrae
New Artist of The Year: Xay Hill
Women’s Spotlight Artist of The Year: A.I. the Anomaly
Breakout Artist of The Year: Miles Minnick
Album of The Year: Lecrae – Restoration
Ep/Mixtape of The Year: Hulvey – BRKNHRT
Single of The Year: Lecrae ‘Restoration’
Music Video of The Year: Kham – Botham
Visual Branding of The Year: Andy Mineo – Happy Thoughts
Influencer of The Year: OnBeatMusic
Label/Collective of The Year: Reach Records
Producer of The Year: Ace Harris

Luc DiMarzio

Artist of The Year: Lecrae
New Artist of The Year: J. Crum
Women’s Spotlight Artist of The Year: Aasha Marie
Breakout Artist of The Year: Rockstar JT
Album of The Year: J. Crum – Vagabond
Ep/Mixtape of The Year: Stephen The Levite – Still Hungry
Single of The Year: Andy Mineo – Jackson Pollock
Music Video of The Year: Kham – Botham
Visual Branding of The Year: Wande – Exit
Influencer of The Year: Ruslan
Label/Collective of The Year: Streetlight Sounds
Producer of the Year: Cardec

Richard Cutright

Artist Of The Year: Jered Sanders
New Artist Of The Year: J. Crum
Women’s Spotlight Artist Of The Year: A.I. the Anomaly
Breakout Artist Of The Year: Jodie Jermaine
Album Of The Year: KB – His Glory Alone
Ep/Mixtape Of The Year: Byron Juane – Promise I’m Not Crazy
Single Of The Year: Jered Sanders – All In ft. George.Rose
Music Video Of The Year: Lecrae, Andy Mineo, & Hulvey – Celebrate More
Visual Branding Of The Year: KB – His Glory Alone
Influencer Of The Year: Ruslan
Label/Collective Of The Year: God Over Money
Producer Of The Year: Poetics

Elijah Matos

Artist of the Year: Wande
New Artist of the Year: Aklesso
Women’s Spotlight of the Year: L3XDIVINE
Breakout Artist of the Year: Angie Rose
Album of the Year: His Glory Alone (KB)
EP/Mixtape of the Year: Happy Thoughts (Andy Mineo)
Single of the Year: WILLY (nobigdyl. & Andy Mineo)
Producer of the Year: Cardec
Label/Collective of the Year: Reach Records
Music Video of the Year: Zombie (Lecrae)
Visual Branding of the Year: Happy Thoughts (Andy Mineo)
Influencer of the Year: Ruslan

Ed Boice

Artist of the Year: nobigdyl.
New Artist of the Year: J. Crum
Women’s Spotlight of the Year: Aasha Marie
Breakout Artist of the Year: Rockstar JT
Album of the Year: Lord’s Child – Camp Lukewarm
EP/Mixtape of the Year: Stephen The Levite – Still Hungry
Single of the Year: nobigdyl. & Andy Mineo – WILLY
Music Video of the Year: Kham – Botham
Visual Branding of the Year: Parris Chariz – 2045
Influencers of the Year: Ruslan
Label/Collective of the Year: Streetlight Sounds
Producer of the Year: Cardec

Maggie Salyers

Artist of the Year: GAWVI
New Artist of the Year: Aklesso
Women’s Spotlight: A.I.
Breakout Artist: Limoblaze
Album of the Year: 116 – Sin Verguenza
Ep/Mixtape: Byron Juane – Promise I’m Not Crazy
Single of the Year: J. Monty – More Than I Can Bear
Music Video: Rhyan LaMarr – Relief
Visual Branding: Parris Chariz – 2045
Influencer: Erinn Knight
Label/Collective: RMG
Producer: Cardec

Frederick Hicks

Artist of the Year: Jon Keith
New Artist of the Year: Kham
Women’s Spotlight AOTY: Porsha Love
Breakout Artist: Tommy Royale
Album of the Year: Taelor Gray – Touch Not Mine Anointed
E.P. Of the year: M.C. – It is What it Is
Single of the Year: seni. Pro Skaters ft. Thomas Iannucci, J. Crum, & MONTYTHEHOKAGE
Video of the Year: Kham – Botham
Visual Branding: Parris Chariz – 2045
Influencer of the Year: Ruslan
Label/Collective of the Year: Culture Villains
Producer of the Year: Arrow

Robert Halloway

Artist of the Year: Lecrae
New artist of the Year: J. Crum
Women’s Spotlight of the Year: Porsha Love
Breakout Artist of the Year: Miles Minnick
Album of the Year: GAWVI – Heathen
EP/Mixtape of the Year: Hulvey – BRKNHRT
Single of the Year: KB – Armies
Music video of the Year: THRE – Chi Town
Visual Branding of the Year: KB
Influencer of the Year: Ruslan
Label/Collective of the Year: Reach
Producer of the Year: Carvello

Kevan Banks

Artist of The Year: Andy Mineo
New Artist of The Year: Hulvey
Women’s Spotlight Artist of The Year: A.I. The Anomaly
Breakout Artist of The Year: Miles Minnick
Album of The Year: Kham – Problematic
EP/Mixtape of The Year: Hulvey – BRKNHRT
Song of The Year: Kham – Botham
Producer of The Year: Carvello
Label/Collective of the Year: Culture Villains
Music Video of The Year: KHAM – Botham
Visual Branding of the Year:: Andy Mineo – Happy Thoughts
Influencer of The Year: Erinn Knight

Cooper Short

Artist of the year: Parris Chariz
New artist: Hulvey
Female artist spotlight: Aasha Marie
Breakout artist: Miles Minnick
Album of the Year: BrvndonP and Mission – Barely Finished 2
EP of the year: Andy Mineo – Happy Thoughts
Song of the year: Andy Mineo & nobigdyl. – Willy
Producer of the year: Carvello
Label of the year: RMG
Video of the year: Kham — BOTHAM
Visual of the year: Andy Mineo — Happy Thoughts
Influencer of the year: Ruslan

Caleb McKinion

Artist of the year: Parris Chariz
New Artist of the Year: J. Crum
Women: L3XDIVINE
Breakout: Rockstar JT
Album: Lecrae – Restoration
EP/Mixtape: Hulvey – Brkrnhrt
Single of the year: Aaron Cole – water 4 me
Music video of the year: nobigdyl. & Andy Mineo – willy
Visual branding: Andy Mineo – Happy Thoughts
Influencer: Ruslan
Label: World 45
Producer: Cardec

Olusola Adenusi

Artist of the Year: LECRAE
New artist of the Year: Hulvey
Women’s Spotlight of the Year: A.I. the Anomaly
Breakout Artist of the Year: Limoblaze
Album of the Year: KB – His Glory Alone
EP/Mixtape of the Year: Byron Juane – Promise I’m Not Crazy
Single of the Year: KB – 10K
Music Video of the Year: Lecrae, Andy Mineo, & Hulvey – Celebrate More
Visual Branding of the Year: Lecrae
Influencer of the Year: Erinn Knight
Label/Collective of the Year – Reflection Music Group
Producer of the Year – Derek Minor

Zachary Lee

Artist of the Year: nobigdyl.
New Artist of the Year: J. Crum
Women’s Spotlight Artist: A.I. The Anomaly
Breakout Artist: Miles Minnick
Album of the Year: KB – His Glory Alone
EP/Mixtape of the Year: Andy Mineo – Happy Thoughts
Single of the Year: nobigdyl. – PARABOLIC!
Music Video of the Year – Andy Mineo & nobigdyl. – Willy
Art Branding – Restoration
Influencer of the Year: Ruslan
Label/Collective of the Year: Streetlight Sounds
Producer of the Year: Carvello