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11th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

See below for official categories. The early entry deadline is November 29th, 2018.

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.

From the 10th Annual Shorty Awards

iHeart Country Festival 2017 Show Opening

Entered in Integration with Live Television

About this entry

Create a show open for our iHeartCountry Festival, where we celebrate Country music's biggest superstars at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas. The event celebrated all things Country and included performances by Jason Aldean, Little Big Town, Dierks Bentley, Brantley Gilbert, Rascal Flatts, Old Dominion, Jake Owen, Darius Rucker, Lady Antebellum, Kelsea Ballerini, Bobby Bones and The Raging Idiots and Kip Moore. Hosted by Bobby Bones.

Why does this entry deserve to win?

Reflect the energy and all things Country through the eye of an ardent Country fan.


Our massive visual show titles gets everyone primed, thousands of fans cheer as Country music's superstars are introduced through an animated title sequence, until the first artist takes the stage to an eruption of screaming fans.


Video for iHeart Country Festival 2017 Show Opening

Produced by

iHeartRadio and iHeartMedia Creative Studio

Entry Credits

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, YouTube, Snapchat, Instagram, Twitch, TikTok, and the rest of the social web.

The Shorty Social Good Awards will be held November 15, 2018 in New York City