13th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

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

From the 9th Annual Shorty Awards

Colleen Ballinger

Finalist in YouTuber of the Year

About Colleen Ballinger

The PsychoSoprano behind YouTube’s satirical singing sensation Miranda Sings, Colleen Ballinger launched to celebrity smearing both lyrics and lipstick. With iconically bizarre, comedic sketches that parody inept, fame-seeking YouTubers, Miranda Sings has amassed 7M+ YouTube subscribers with 1B+ channel views. Colleen’s coordinating vlog channel PsychoSoprano (which also boasts nearly 5M subscribers) features comedic life sketches, songs, and YouTuber collabs, additionally serving as a platform for fan outreach. Inspiring a Netflix series, Colleen plays her star character Miranda in @HatersBackOff, renewed for a second season in 2017.

Colleen Ballinger's best work on social

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