Below is a sample of the actual 2018 SSA Awards Ballot. The voting period was through 11-1-2018 Midnight. Below is a sample of what the ballot
looked like.

Please select one of the nominees in each of the categories below by clicking on the circle in front
of the nominees name. After you've clicked on all your choices, click on the "Done Voting" button at the
bottom of this page. A page will then be displayed allowing you to confirm your selections.


1. Songwriter of the Year
Andrew Lawson - Axiom ElementJOE HILTON
Ashlyn Weidelmiller - Grindstone SinnersJohn Jacobs - Circle Band
ASTRID MCINTYREKelli Johnson - Mother Medicine Music
Bethany Brandt - The Bethany Brandt BandLandon Noland
Christopher Arndt- The World Awaits - Outlaw TendenciesLogan Belle
Craig Fraley - PlateMai Tatro - Moonlight Drive-In
Dan Michael - Silveryn LaceMarcia Buckingham
Daniel Pray - Jesse Daniel bandMark Steven - Mark Steven Band
Don Bonzi ,Haydee Pomar - CITY OF ANGELZSMatt Burke - The Matt Burke Band
Faye Henderson - Faye Henderson and Gospel PraiseMia Tatro - Moonlight drive in
Fylo Zoet - Fylo Zoet & the OwlsPAUL LUTHER
Heather Lanza - TimberwoodRoberto Aguilar - Heckfire
Jay Umlauf - Grindstone SinnersStephen Shanafelt - Heckfire
Jim Gear 

2. Song of the Year
Amanda Marie Music - ReDub You Cant Loose Something you never hadJay Umlauf - Days That Passed
Anisa - Fine TomorrowJay Umlauf - Live How You Love
Anisa - FreedomJay Umlauf - What Do You See?
Ashlyn Weidelmiller - Faded loveJohn Jacobs - I Fell In Love With You Last Night
Ashlyn Weidemiller - Because of YouKelli Johnson - Watching the World Burn
Ashlyn Weidemiller - Tomorrow`s RaceLandon Noland - The Final Page
Ashlyn Weidemiller - When You Left MeMarcia Buckingham - In my Dreams
Ashlyn Weidemiller - You Make Me FeelMark Steven - Liar
ASTRID MCINTYRE - ORIGINALMelissa Crispo - Take Back Your Power
Audience of One - Turn Around Look At HimMoonlight Drive-In - ???? (Mystery X)
Axiom Element - Light In The DarknessMoonlight Drive-In - Rocketship
CITY OF ANGELZS - ZuluMoonlight Drive-In - Trigger
Dan Michael - PeelMoonlight Drive-In - Waffle Home
Daniel Pray - HelliRiverbed - Heckfire
Faye Henderson - Hide Me When The Storm ComesSilveryn Lace - Peel
Faye Henderson and Gospel Praise - God did itThe Bethany Brandt Band - Come Home
Faye Henderson and Gospel Praise - Hide Me When The Storm ComesThe Bethany Brandt Band - Don`t Let Darkness Win The Fight
Faye Henderson and Gospel Praise - I Believe In YouThe Bethany Brandt Band - On The Outside
Faye Henderson and Gospel Praise - I`ll Do ItThe Wallvines - Happy
Fylo Zoet - Give Yourself LoveTimberwood - Don`t Come Home
Fylo Zoet - Overcoming The OddsTimberwood - Picture
Heckfire - Black Tongue 

3. Band of the Year
Audience of OneMuddy Puddle
Axiom ElementOutlaw Tendencies
Beyond SilencePlate
CoagulateTake Lead
Faye Henderson and Gospel praiseThe Bethany Brandt Band
Fylo Zoet & the OwlsThe C***MOnSteRs
Grindstone SinnersThe High Ground
HeckfireThe Matt Burke Band
Jesse Daniel bandThe Wallvines
Logan and Yvonne BelleThoughts
Mark Steven BandTimberwood
Moonlight Drive-In 

4. Musician of the Year
Ashlyn Gabrielle Weidemiller - Grindstone Sinners - Lead singer/vocalistJay Umlauf - Grindstone Sinners - Lead Guitar, Vocals
ASTRID MCINTYRE - KEYBOARDSJeffrey Hunt - Grindstone Sinners - Bass Guitar
Audience of One - Audience of OneJesse daniel - Jesse danieD band - Drums harmonica
Carlos Quezada - Melissa Crispo - DrumsJOE HILTON - GUITAR
Craig Fraley - Plate - Electric guitarJohn Henderson - Faye Henderson and Gospel Praise - Drummer
Dan Michael - Silveryn Lace - Lead GuitarJoh`naye Henderson - Faye Henderson and Gospel Praise - Flute
Daniel Conner - Grindstone Sinners - DrumsKarl Redmond - Faye Henderson and Gospel Praise - Keyboard
Don Bonzi - CITY OF ANGELZS - Electric guitarLandon Noland - Acoustic Guitar
Doug DePew - The Bethany Brandt Band - DrumsMark Chiriboga - Tie-Dye Roads - guitar,flute,mandolin
Doug Miller - Faye Henderson and Gospel Praise - GuitarMark Steven - Mark Steven Band - Guitar
ErinMarie Henderson - Faye Henderson and Gospel Praise - violinMatthew Brandt - The Bethany Brandt Band - Guitar
Faye Henderson - Faye Henderson and Gospel Praise - VocalistPAUL LUTHER - GUITAR
Gregory Davidson - Moonlight Drive-In - GuitarRandy Yoder - The Bethany Brandt Band - Bass Guitar
Haydee Pomar - CITY OF ANGELZS - Bass guitarRoberto Aguilar - Heckfire - Guitar Mandola Vocals
Heather Lanza - Timberwood - Vocals, Piano 

5. Most Unique Style
Amanda Marie MusicJOE HILTON
AnisaJohn Henderson
Ashlyn WeidemillerJoh`naye Henderson
Audience of OneLandon Noland
CoagulateMoonlight Drive-In
Dan MichaelMuddy Puddle
Daniel ConnerPAUL LUTHER
Doug MillerPlate
Erin Marie HendersonSilveryn Lace
ErinMarie HendersonThe Bethany Brandt Band
Fylo Zoet & the OwlsThe C***MOnSteRs
Grindstone SinnersThe Matt Burke Band
HeckfireThe Wallvines
Jay UmlaufThoughts
Jeffrey HuntTimberwood
Jesse DanielZILCHE