Best World Music Website
About.com Readers' Choice Awards 2013
The nominations have been tallied and the finalists have been selected for this years About.com World Music Readers' Choice Awards, where you get to weigh in on the 2013 Best World Music Website award winner.
The internet is fast becoming the best way to learn about world music, and has increased access to lesser-known genres and artists in a way that seemed impossible just a generation ago. The variety of websites is truly astounding, and this awards category can include basically anything world music focused that has a URL: blogs, massive content sites, tiny sites that focus on a single genre, really excellent label or artist websites, or anything else we haven't thought of.
The voting phase runs from February 19, 2013 to March 19, 2013, and each individual can vote once per category per day, so come back often, and tell all of your friends! Winners receive bragging rights and the knowledge that you, their fans, love them dearly.
To see all of this year's categories, a timeline, and other nuts and bolts, and vote for the other seven categories, visit the World Music Readers' Choice Awards information page.
So without further ado, here are this year's nominees!
Thank you so much for taking a moment to vote in these polls, and don't forget to encourage your friends and fellow fans to do so as well!