On Thursday Oct. 5th the Texas Talent Musicians Association (TTMA) announced the Top 5 nominees for the 37th Annual Tejano Music Awards. This year’s 37th Tejano Music Awards and Dance will take place at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center on Saturday, October 21, 2017 in San Antonio, Texas. More info is available at TejanoMusicAwards.com.
Here’s a full list of the nominees:

BEST NEW GROUP
Dezigual
Magnifico 7
Ruben Garza Y La Nueva Era
Veronique Medrand & The Puro Party Band
Xplosion

BEST NEW FEMALE ARTIST
Bree Jimenez
Cindy Ramos
Isabel Marie
Madalyn Hernandez
Veronique Medrano

BEST NEW MALE ARTIST
Ben Ozuna
Jess Lopez
Mario Macias
Ricky Lopez (Dezigual)
Ruben Garza (La Nueva Era)

CONJUNTO ALBUM OF THE YEAR
Contigo — Impozzible
Contra El Tiempo — Los Garcia Bros
En El Vacilon — Los Badd Boyz Del Valle
Volando Alto — David Farias
Welcome To Conjunto Tx – Los Texas Wranglers

NORTEÑO ALBUM OF THE YEAR
20 Aniversario — Michael Salgado
El Triunfador — Lucky Joe
No Me Vuelvas A Besar Asi — Solido
Piensalo — Los Palominos
Unidos — La Calma

TEJANO ALBUM OF THE YEAR
La Dueña — Stefani Montiel
Look Who’s Back — La Sombra
Que Cante El Mundo — Jimmy Gonzalez Y Mazz
Un Amigo Tendras — Jay Perez
Una Noche A Tu Lado — David Lee Garza Y Los Musicales

FEMALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR
Joyce Adams (Los Texas Wranglers)
Michelle Chel
Stefani Montiel

MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR
David Farias
Gary Hobbs
Jay Perez
Jimmy Gonzalez
Tony Guerrero

SONG OF THE YEAR
“Agua De Papaya” — Jimmy Gonzalez Y Mazz
“Amor Eterno” — Gary Hobbs
“Mi Cumbia” — La Sombra
“Quien Quiere Shots” — Stefani Montiel
“Un Amigo Tendras” — Jay Perez