After just over a week of voting and over 5,200 votes tallied up, here are the Reader’s Choice winners for the 2021 Rapzilla.com Awards! Stay tuned for the Staff Pick winners to be revealed soon.

Artist of the Year Nominees:
Andy Mineo
Bryann Trejo
Hulvey
Jon Keith
Kanye West
NF
Propaganda
Swoope

Winner: Bryann Trejo

Album of The Year Nominees:
A.I. The Anomaly – Soul’s Acrylic
Aaron Cole – TWO UP TWO DOWN
Alano Adan – If Not Now Then When
Andy Mineo – Never Land 2
Bizzle – Soul Therapy
Bumps INF – The Chaos is Beautiful
Czar Josh – LongLiveUs
Eshon Burgundy – Don’t Shoot The Messenger
GAWVI – Noche Juvenil
Hulvey – Christopher
Hulvey – Coma
IMRSQD – Encantado
indie tribe. – UPPERHAND
J. Monty – Free Me
Kanye West – Donda
KRUM – Black Lung
Lecrae & 1K Phew – No Church in a While
Mission – Less Is More
NXTMIKE – For the Love Of God
Ozay Moore – Of Process & Progress
Phil J. – Joy
R-Swift – GLDN
Reflection Music Group – Highlight Tapes Vol. 1
Ruslan – Love What You Do
Swoope – 24

Winner: Kanye West – Donda

New Artist of The Year Nominees:
350
Alcott
Battz
BigBreeze
C4 Crotona
Caleb Gordon
Christopher Syncere
Coop
DEON
George.Rose
GodFearin
Henrik
IMRSQD
Isreal Perez
Jude Barclay
Legacy
N!X
NXTMIKE
Porsha Love
Prodi Da Prodigal
Q-Flo
Red Tips
Scootie Wop
Tre’Gadd
Tylerhateslife
Wxlf

Winner: NXTMIKE

Breakout Artist of The Year Nominees:
Alano Adan
BrvndonP
Corey Wise
Hyper Fenton
International Show
King Chav
Mike Teezy
Mission
Mitch Darrell
Nu Tone
Scribe Music
Shepherd

Winner: Hyper Fenton

Women’s Spotlight Artist of The Year:
A. Ruiz
A.I. The Anomaly
Angie Rose
Gabby Callwood
Jekasole
Porsha Love
Relena-Rochelle
TK Lee
Wande

Winner: Wande

UK-Based Artist of The Year:
Collistar
Guvna B
Konola
Reblah
Still Shadey

Winner: Guvna B

Africa-Based Artist of The Year:
Limoblaze
Suffix
Angeloh
Rehmahz
Drakare
Spillz-Ochai

Winner: Suffix

EP/Mixtape of The Year:
Angie Rose – Unstoppable
C4 Crotona & Selah the Corner – 48 Hours
Canon and PoetiCS – We Made It
Coop – Childlike
FLAME – Christ for You
Jon Keith – Summertime in the Vllg
Miles Minnick – Miles
NF – CLOUDS (THE MIXTAPE)
NOT KLYDE – Mastery Seven
NXT Move – It Has to be God
Parris Chariz and Jarry Manna – Super Splash Bros 2
Propaganda – Terraform: The People & The Sky
Scootie Wop – Woptavious Porter Vol. 1
Steven Malcolm – All Is True
Ty Brasel – Destiny Vol. 1
Wxlf – Define Me If You Can
YP aka Young Paul – After The Smoke Clears

Winner: NF – CLOUDS (THE MIXTAPE)

Song of The Year Nominees:
1K FAMO – Christian
350 & MvkeyyJ – PRAISE
Aaron Cole – LIKE YOU ft. Tauren Wells & TobeyMac
Andy Mineo & Lecrae – Been About It
Andy Mineo – MPJ Freestyle
Canon – I Made It ft. Xay Hill
Crash – Chris Soul
CZAR Josh – Copacetic ft. Phil J.
Derek Minor – Clean
Derek Minor, Canon & Tony Tillman – Wins On Me
DJ Mykael V – PETER BAND$ ft. Hulvey, 350 & A3
Hulvey – Can’t Tell It All (Remix) ft. Lecrae & KB
indie tribe – Outside
indie tribe – TEAM
indie tribe – Tribal Council
Jon Keith – Genes
Kanye West – Hurricane ft. Lil Baby & The Weeknd
KB – Worship In The Moshpit
Kirk Franklin – We Win ft. Lil Baby
Lecrae & 1K Phew – WILDIN
Lecrae – Holupwait
Mike Teezy – Bible Going Viral ft. Caleb Gordon
Miles Minnick & Wande – Yee!
NF – Lost ft. Hopsin
Nic D – Fine Apple
nobigdyl. – What a Day
NXT Move – Catch Me w/ Henrik, Coop & Christopher Syncere
Red Tips – Better
Red Tips, Kham & Jekasole – Time FR
Tobe Nwigwe – FYE FYE ft. Fat Nwigwe
Torey D’Shaun – Change the Channel
Ty Brasel – Destiny
V. Rose – Better Things To Do
Wande & Porsha Love – Don’t Worry About It
Wande – Big God
WHATUPRG – PRAISE ft. Foggieraw, Ty Brasel, Parris Chariz, NOT KLYDE, 1K Phew, J. Monty, Aha Gazelle, 350 & Kaleb Mitchell
Xay Hill – One In A Million ft. Bizzle & Canon
Zauntee – BackFromTheDEAD

Winner: NF – Lost ft. Hopsin

Visual Branding of the Year:
indie tribe – UPPERHAND
Andy Mineo – Never Land 2
Hulvey – Christopher
Kanye West – Donda
Propaganda – Terraform: The People & The Sky

Winner: Andy Mineo – Never Land 2

Label/Collective of the Year:
indie tribe
Reach Records
God Over Money
NXT Move
Reflection Music Group

Winner: indie tribe

Music Video of The Year Nominees:
350 – DRIVE ME HOME?
A.I. the Anomaly – Facts
Aaron Cole & Parris Chariz – Above Me
Andy Mineo & Lecrae – Been About It
Bizzle – Black & Blue
Bizzle – Monster
Canon – I Made It
Cephas – NAH
Derek Minor – All In The Wrist
Hulvey – Holy Spirit
Hulvey – We Against the World
Hulvey, Lecrae – Reasons
Indie Tribe – Outside
Indie tribe – Tribal Council
JAS, L. Dejuan – Saucy
Jekasole & Scootie Wop – N Luv
Kanye West – 24
KB – Masterpiece
KB – Worship in the Moshpit
Lecrae & 1K Phew – One Call
NF – CLOUDS
Nic D – Fine Apple
Not Klyde – THOT THOUGHTS
Red Tips – Better
Red Tips, Kham & Jekasole – Time FR
Rhyan Lamarr – Tonight
Steven Malcolm – On Point ft. KB
Trip Lee – Supernatural
Trip Lee – You Got It
Wande, Porsha Love – Don’t Worry Bout It

Winner: Andy Mineo & Lecrae – Been About It

Producer of The Year Nominees:
100Graham
Blaine Stephens
BrvndonP
Carvello
Enzo Gran
Jayboskie
wow eli
OnBeatMusic
Poetics

Winner: OnBeatMusic

Did the nominees you voted for win? Stay tuned for our Staff Pick winners to be revealed soon.