12th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

The final deadline to vote for your favorite nominee or to enter your brand or organization was on Thursday, February 20th, 2020.


Honoring the most notable and viral influencers and creators from 2020. 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.

Sam Tsui

Nominated in YouTube Musician

About Sam Tsui

An OG of the YouTube music scene, Sam Tsui originally launched his career out of his Yale dorm room. From dorm to global stage, Sam has amassed 3.1M YouTube subscribers, coveted appearances on Oprah and Ellen, an international touring career, and multiple EPs. Known for his pop artist covers and seamless evocative medleys, Sam’s work ever explores new frontiers, with 2019 "Bey-thoven (Sam Tsui x Carnegie Hall Ensemble Connect)" and a foray into VR for his "Fixed" video. Sam’s 2019 #GoldJacketTour across Asia is Sam’s inspired musical gift to his ever-growing #Samily, encouraging fans to forgo self-doubt and flaunt their own "gold jackets."

Sam Tsui's best work on social

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Axr-x6YSJAQ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tm4ts2_z58I https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w92vY8kpfzo

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

the final deadline FOR voting and entering in the 12th annual shorty awards WAS on thursday, FEB 20TH.