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Nominations announced for BT Digital Music Awards

08:59 | Wednesday August 31, 2011 By Ben Cardew XL’s Adele leads the running for the 2011 BT Digital Music Awards with a total of six nominations, including three in the category for best song.Meanwhile, in what is generally a strong showing for indie labels, Warp’s Flying Lotus competes alongside Katy Perry and Tinie Tempah for artist of the year, while Ministry Of Sound’s Wretch 32 is up for best newcomer.Adele’s Someone Like You, Rolling In The Deep and Make You Feel My Love all compete for best song, alongside Ellie Goulding’s cover of Elton John’s Your Song, Taio Cruz’s Dynamite and Jessie J’s Price Tag.Adele is also nominated for best female artist, best independent artist or group and best video for Rolling In The Deep.In some of the more technical categories, Last.fm, Mixcloud, Radio 1 online, Resident Advisor, SBTV and Shazam are all nominated for best place to discover music, while best music app is between Radio 1/1Xtra’s Mobile Mobile Web App, iElectribe’s Gorillaz The Fall edition, Orange’s Glastonbury 2011 app, Radio Soulwax iOS, The xx’s iPhone app and Songkick Concerts.Meanwhile, anyone who wants to enter a music site in the Awards can now go to btdma.com to download an interactive ‘voting button’, which enables website visitors to vote directly for the site.Music Week is a partner for the awards, which will be held at Camden’s Roundhouse on Thursday September 29. They will then be broadcast on ITV 2 on Monday October 3 at 10pm and Friday October 7 at 7pm. Lee Thompson, head of music for BT’s IPTV television service BT Vision, said the Awards had become a way of bringing together the best of home grown and international talent in the music industry. “BT are incredibly proud and privileged to provide a portal for the recognition of digital talent, this year’s nominations highlights this,” he added.The full nominations are:Best Male Artist in association with the Daily Star Playlist: Example, Matt Cardle, Olly Murs, Plan B, Professor Green, Tinie TempahBest Female Artist in association with Sugarscape: Adele, Cheryl Cole, Eliza Doolittle, Ellie Goulding, Jessie J, Katy BBest Group in association with Clickmusic: Chase & Status, JLS, Take That, The Saturdays, The Script, The WantedBest International Artist or Group in association with RWD: Black Eyed Peas, Bruno Mars, Eminem, Katy Perry, Lady Gaga, RihannaBest Independent Artist or Group in association with I Like Music Adele Arctic Monkeys DJ Fresh Example Tiesto Wretch 32Best Newcomer in association with Last.fm Jessie J Katy B Matt Cardle Olly Murs The Wanted Wretch 32Best Song in association with Gigwise: Adele – Make You Feel My Love, Adele – Rolling in the Deep, Adele – Someone Like You, Ellie Goulding – Your Song, Jessie J ft BOB – Price Tag, Taio Cruz – DynamiteBest Video in association with BT Vision Adele – Rolling in the Deep Jessie J ft BOB – Price Tag JLS with Tinie Tempah – Eyes Wide Shut Matt Cardle – When We Collide The Wanted – All Time Low Tinie Tempah with Eric Turner – Written in the StarsBest Place To Discover Music: Last.fm, Mixcloud, Radio 1 online, Resident Advisor, SBTV, ShazamBest Place To Hear Music iPlayer, Last.fm, Mixcloud, Spotify, Youtube, VEVOBest Place To Buy Music Amazon, Bleep, Boomkat, iTunes, Spotify, We7Best Music App BBC Radio 1/1Xtra Mobile Mobile Web App, iElectribe: Gorillaz ‘The Fall’ edition, Orange Glastonbury 2011 app, Radio Soulwax iOS, The xx iPhone app, Songkick ConcertsBest Event British Sea Power Roundhouse Blackbox Webcast Capital FM Summertime Ball Coca-Cola Music – 24 Hour Session with Maroon 5 Metallic Spheres Launch in Ibiza Noah and the Whale: Last Night on Earth Cinema YouTube Symphony Orchestra 2011Best Artist Promotion Gil Scott-Heron & Jamie xx: Album Transmitter Hurts – Don’t Let Go: An Interactive Novel on Spotify Kaiser Chiefs – The Future is Medievil Album launch Lykke Li – Wounded Rhymes Google Earth Moon gig Talay Riley : Talay Robot Tinie Tempah – Disc-Overy: The GameBest Radio Show or Podcast Domino Radio – Liquid Lunch with Jack Shankly Pick n Mix Live from the Red Bull Studio Radio Soulwax The Adam & Joe Show The Ronnie Wood Show The Selector for the British CouncilBreakthrough Artist of the Year Ed Sheeran, Frankie & The Heartstrings, Swedish House Mafia, WonderlandArtist of the Year Chase & Status, Flying Lotus, Katy Perry, Professor Green, The Streets, Tinie TempahBest Innovation or Gadget Gibson Firebird X, Mobile Roadie, PledgeMusic, SoundOut, SoundCloud, The Widget

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