Thoughtsarizen WINS 11th annual IMA award


WOOT! I WON! See Press Release below. HUGE UPS to everyone!



Huntington Beach based Emcee Thoughtsarizen join a diverse roster of self-released and independent label talent culled from 6 continents named today by Music Resource Group (MRG) as the Judge-determined Winners of The 11th Annual Independent Music Awards (The IMAs), the influential international awards program for independent bands and fans.


The Winners in more than 70 Song, Album, Music Video and Design categories winnowed from thousands of submissions from around the globe, were determined by a panel of influential artists and music industry pros including Keith Richards, Tom Waits and Kathleen Brennan, Del McCoury, Ozzy Osbourne, Bettye LaVette, Jim Lauderdale, Joshua Redman, Shelby Lynne, Kevin Lyman (Warped Tour), Jason Olaine (Jazz At Lincoln Center), Alan Light (Live From The Artists Den), and Evan Schlansky (American Songwriter).


Thoughtsarizen was named the winner of the Best Hip Hop Song for this 11th edition of The IMAs. Thoughtsarizen has been touring and doing shows for over 7 years. Currently schedule for the Desert Rocks Music Festival in Moab, Utah, and many other 4 corners dates upcoming he will be in a city near you soon. His current album “Destructive Love” Featuring Ariano, is also available for immediate download @ He continues to put Orange County on the map with his accolades, accomplishments, and musical prowess.


Details and complete list of 11th annual IMA Winners, Nominees and Judges available at:


Artistry Has Its Awards
For more than a decade, artists and labels from around the world have found new fans and prominence through The Independent Music Awards.

Produced by Music Resource Group, publisher of the popular industry contact database The Musician's Atlas, The IMAs uses its unrivaled access to performance, promotion and distribution to connect Winners and Nominees to new audiences and revenue opportunities.

The program receives submissions from artists previously on major labels as well as self-released and indie label talent from more than 70 countries on six continents.

Submissions for The 12th Annual Independent Music Awards are currently being accepted at

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