THE 14TH ANNUAL SHORTY AWARDS

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media and digital. View this season's finalists!

From the 8th Annual Shorty Awards Best Singer

Rockers, rappers, pop stars, country singers, no matter if they’re a solo act or in a band they’re still connecting with their fans on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Snapchat, Instagram, Vine and blogs to show them they care.

Brand entries using social media in this space can be found in the Best in Entertainment Shorty Award.

Nominees

CHER
Over the course of five decades, Cher has won three Golden Globes, one Grammy, one Emmy, and an Aca…
finalist
Demi Lovato
Another actress from Barney & Friends and The Disney Channel turned full-time singer, Demi Lovato h…
finalist
Ellie Goulding
British singer Ellie Goulding ignites the dance floor and her fan base every time she releases a si…
FKA twigs
Singer, songwriter, director FKA twigs was a world-class backup dancer before releasing her debut a…
Josh Groban
A self-described “professional scribbler, warbler, and ivory tickler," Josh Groban is a multi-plati…
Kacey Musgraves
Music magazines have proclaimed Kacey Musgraves might be making country music great again. Kacey re…
finalist
Rihanna
Eight-time Grammy-winning pop singer and bad girl Rihanna bares all on social media. Once quoted sa…
Sara Bareilles
Sara Bareilles is an accomplished singer, songwriter, and author. She’s been nominated for six Gram…
finalist
Selena Gomez
From Barney & Friends to Wizards of Waverly Place, Selena Gomez has grown up on the small screen. T…
finalist
Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift is the biggest female singer in the world right now, and quite possibly one of the mos…
Tori Kelly
Tori Kelly started her music career on YouTube before eventually trying out for FOX’s American Idol…
winner
Troye Sivan
Troye Sivan was first introduced to us as an actor in X Men Origins: Wolverine, but he’s most popul…