Palm Desert, CA, May 20, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- On March 25th, soul singer, Gina Carey learned of her 2 CV Music award nominations, one for “Best Jazz Band/Artist” and the other for “Best Adult Contemporary Band/Artist. On Sunday, May 17th, Soul Singer, Gina Carey, won the CV Music Award for “Best Contemporary Band/ Artist.”
The CV Music awards was held at the luxurious Riviera Hotel Grand Ballroom, located in Palm Springs California.
The CV Music awards were created by CV Weekly owners Phil Lacombe & Tracy Dietlin in order to honor and bring recognition to various genres of local independent bands, artist, club promoters and DJ’s within the Coachella Valley.
The sponsors included Renova Solar, CV Weekly, The Riviera Palm Springs and Hard Rock Hotel. Gold Sponsors: Crater Lake Vodka, CV Brewing Company, Maracas, The Slice, bb’s at The River, Smoketree BBQ, Tg Tat, Desert Wraps, Musicians Outlet, CYM Lighting and DarMar Awards.
The CV Music Awards nominees were determined by a panel of over 200 people consisting of radio & TV personalities, music writers/journalists, music photographers, club & venue owners, promoters, fans and musicians themselves. The musicians on the nominating panel were not permitted to nominate in any of their own categories or for themselves.
Gina Carey was on the voting balled with 6 other talented musicians in both categories. She won “Best Contemporary Band/ Artist” by the most calculated online votes.
Gina Carey has been recording professionally since 1996, with over 11 CD’s under her belt. She is an accomplished singer, writer, music producer, engineer, author, playwright, director and the CEO/ Owner of her own production company, Soul Jazzy Entertainment and Record Label, Gico Music. Gina Carey’s recordings can be heard on radio stations globally and her music is available on Cd Baby, Amazon and I Tunes. For more information on Gina Carey, visit her official website ginacarey.net.