10th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

The 10th Annual Shorty Awards will be held April 15th, 2018 in NYC. See below for official categories.

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.

Muser of the Year

What could be better than watching your favorite creators being creative with your favorite songs. Musers lip sync, sing, dance, or sometimes are just cute dogs. While there is a ton of talent in the app, these 12 names have stood out above the rest for their great work.
Adam Jernberg
Adam Jernberg jumps rope. That may sound a little odd, but it’s true, and it’s really incredible. He is a competitive jumper and former Grand National Champion at jump rope who does acrobatic twists an...
Alicja Mocek
Working with hand-drawn cutouts, Alicja Mocek’s stop motion videos on musical.ly are so intricate that they often garner tens of thousands of views, with an impressive 40 of her first 50 posts even get...
Anna Catify
Artist Anna Catify is “Just tryin to make you smile” with her musical.ly account. While she often lip syncs just like most other musers, it’s her skill with a pencil and a paintbrush that make her trul...
Annie LeBlanc
With over 12M fans, Annie LeBlanc is one of the most popular musers in the world. Of course, the 13-year-old gymnast, actor, and singer also has millions of YouTube and Instagram fans, but she lets her...
Case Walker
At just 14 years old, “Singer/Actor/Musician” Case Walker is already a major personality on musical.ly. When he’s not lip syncing to songs like Grace VanderWaal’s “Moonlight” or “Try Me” by fellow musi...
Chuch the Cavalier
Floppy-eared Cavalier King Charles Spaniel @chuch_the_cavalier turned one in 2017, playfully spending his year getting into all sorts of fun and furry situations. His 60K+ musical.ly fans witnessed his...
Felipe Farias
Brazilian video artist Felipe Farias has a unique way of incorporating himself into his stop motion creations. Often taking place on a tiled kitchen floor or in his notepad, Felipe appears in many vide...
Isaiah Xavier
Breakout muser Isaiah Xavier Howard is all about the #transition. That is to say, his quick-cut editing skills are so impressive, he even got the attention of Get Out director Jordan Peele this year. T...
Jayden Bartels
Actress, dancer, and model Jayden Bartels has accomplished a lot by the age of 13, working with noted choreographers like YouTube favorites Tricia Miranda and Matt Steffanina, among others. She’s also ...
Lucas and Marcus
Identical twins Lucas and Marcus Dobre are bona fide YouTube stars, with 6.3M+ subscribers to their channel. You may have seen them rapping and doing backflips in the viral video for their song “You Kn...
Lucki Starr
Singer and songwriter Lucki Starr is a social media darling, with hundreds of thousands of followers across platforms. But she shines most on musical.ly, where her 1.3M+ fans (or, as she calls them, #L...
Rebecca Zamolo
YouTube star Rebecca Zamolo claims that “awkward moments make me happy,” creating wild and zany videos that make 2.2M+ subscribers smile. But on musical.ly, she cuts the comedy into bite-sized pieces, ...

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, YouNow, Musical.ly, and the rest of the social web.

The 10th annual shorty awards will be held april 15th, 2018 in new york city

late Deadline for Brands & Organizations

02 . 22 . 18