2021 CBMA Winners

Complete printable list of winners available here

Female Vocalist

Karen Clayton

Male Vocalist

Gary Lowder
Rising Star ( formerly Favorite New Artist )

Deb Browning
Song of the Year

“The Beach & The Boulevard”
Cat5 Band

National Dance/Shag Song

"Get It, Get It”
Ms. Jody

Group Album of the Year

Jim Quick & Coastline

Solo Album of the Year

“My Love Is Your Love (Forever)”
Jackie Gore


Craig Woolard

“Something Said Love”
Cat5 Band

Compilation Album of the Year

“A Little More Love”
Patman & Robin Records

Radio DJ (Ted Bell Award)

“Mike Worley”
WVCO 94.9 The Surf

Internet DJ

Johnny B - Riptide Radio
Syndicated Radio Show

“On The Beach with Charlie Brown”
Charlie Brown
Internet Radio Show

“Carolina Beach Party”
Johnny B
Internet Radio Station

Scott, Henriksen & Dennis

Club (Bill Griffin Award)

OD Pavillion - North Myrtle Beach, SC
Show Club (Cecil Corbett Award)
North Myrtle Beach, SC
Event Of The Year

Ocean Drive Beach Music Festival
North Myrtle Beach, SC

Shag Club Event Of The Year

Cabin Fever Throwdown
Raleigh Shag Club
Raleigh, NC

Group Of The Year

Cat5 Band
Club/Mobile DJ
“Johnny Barkley”
Radio Station

WDZD 99.1 FM
Monroe, NC


Rick Lee
“I Wanna Go Back”
Too Much Sylvia


Keith Houston
“Which Way To The Beach - CD”
Various Artists

Collaboration or Duo

“Who’s Gonna Baby You”
Rhonda McDaniel & Phil Wilson

Song Writer(s)

Buddy Owens
“The Beach & The Boulevard”
Cat5 Band

Michael Branch Award

Bo "The Web Guy" Gilbert


Cameron Dudley– Drums
CAT5 Band

Live Production

Bob Blair
Embers ft. Craig Woolard

Shad Alberty

Sam and Syndey West

Radio Show

Surf Countdown
Mike Worley

Concert Series

“Music on Main”
North Myrtle Beach, SC

Industry Appreciation

None for 2020

CBMA Appreciation

Fans and supporters of CBMA
Fans of the Year


Amateur Shag Contest First Place

Gerald Medford & Debbie Brooks

Jr 1 Amateur Shag Contest First Place

Not held in 2021
Jr 2 Amateur Shag Contest First Place

Not held in 2021

Music Video

“I Wanna Go Back”
Too Much Sylvia

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