9th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

Voting & Entries for Influencers, Brands and Organizations are now closed! Stay tuned for finalist announcements.

Brands & Organizations

The Shorty Awards honor the talented agencies, brands, and industry leaders behind the best and most innovative work on social media channels, campaigns, websites and applications.

Loren Gray

Nominated in Muser of the Year

About Loren Gray

American beauty & Musical.ly star, Loren Gray, was born on April 19th 2002 in Landsdale, Pennsylvania. The younger of two siblings, she was always into athletics, cheered for the local sports team and can throw a mean spiral in football! She stumbled upon the app Musical.ly where she created and shared videos with the online community. Soon enough her characteristic exuberance attracted a lot of attention and she garnered a huge fan base worldwide. Her natural charm enthralled and endeared viewers and it wasn’t long before her talent shone across social media and she amassed a huge following on Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat. With a firm head on those small shoulders, Loren serves as an inspiration to her fans and cherishes every bit of the opportunity she has to leave a positive impact on the world. She will be seen in the upcoming Vidcon and Tha Lights Global Tour which is her fans’ maiden opportunity to interact with her. Currently she was nominated for the PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARDS 2017, TEEN CHOICE AWARDS 2016, VMA’S 2016 Musical.ly Award, STREAMY Live Award and is working on her own music as well as film and fashion projects. Loren is a true performer with a bright future, stay tuned!

Loren Gray's best work on social

https://www.instagram.com/p/BMMj4lXAlb7/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BI89WWMhYc_/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BMKZW3DAIV6/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BMFHJBoAVpu/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BMUhTkTAwTL/

About the Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media.

Millions of people participate in The Shortys to recognize individuals and organizations producing great content on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, YouTube, Snapchat, Instagram, Vine and the rest of the social web.

The 9th Annual Shorty Awards will be held in April 2017 in NYC and streamed to the public.