2000 Contemporary A Cappella Recording Awards Results


Artist of the Year:

Winner: Rockapella
First Runner up: The Persuasions

Best Pop/Rock Album:

Winner: spiralmouth - spiralmouth
First Runner up:  Director's Cut - Boyz Nite Out

Best Pop/Rock Original Song:

Winner:  Live Alive - spiralmouth

First Runner up:  Moments of You – Rockapella

Best Pop/Rock Cover Song:

Winner: I'll Be - Boyz Nite Out
First Runner up:  In Your Eyes - Schrodinger's Cat

Best Jazz Song:

Winner:  Tie:
Black & Blue - Street Sounds
In A Mellow Tone - Hampton Avenue

Best Doo-Wop Album:

Winner: On the Good Ship Lollipop - The Persuasions

First Runner up:  Heart of Saturday Night - The Showvinistics

Best Doo-Wop Song:

Winner: December 1963 (Oh What a Night) - The Showvinistics

First Runner up:  Rama Lama Ding Dong – Ocume

Best Barbershop Album:

Winner:  Rumors Are Flying - Rumors
First Runner up:  Tie
Unforgettable - Excalibur
So What's New - Uptown Sound

Best Barbershop Song:

Winner: I Didn't Want to Fall - Rumors
First Runner up:  Your Mother Should Know Medley – Excalibur

Best Religious Album:

Winner:  A Cappella Worship II - GLAD
First Runner up:  Real – AVB

Best Religious Song:

Winner:  Broken - AVB
First Runner up:  Bless This House - Naturally Seven

Best Folk/World Album:

Winner: Akasa - Akasa
First Runner up:  Descendants - Groupo Vocal Desandann

Best Folk/World Song:

Winner: Walk With Me - Akasa
First Runner up:  Guantanamara - Ocume (a cappella)

Best Classical Album:

Winner: Colors of Love - Chanticleer
First Runner up:  Illumina - Choir of Claire College, Cambridge

Best Classical Song:

Winner: Hymn to the Creator of Light - Choir of Claire College, Cambridge
First Runner up:  Rouxinol do Pico Preto – Chanticleer

Best Holiday Album:

Winner: The Carol Commission - m-pact!
First Runner up:  We Wish You a Merry Christmas - Take 6

Best Holiday Song:

Winner: Caroling, Caroling - m-pact (The Carol Commission)
First Runner up:  We Wish You a Merry Christmas/The Carol of the Bells - Take 6 (We Wish You a Merry Christmas)

Best Humorous Song:

Winner: Ally McBeal - Da Vinci's Notebook
First Runner up:  Gay Sera Sera - Kinsey Sicks


Best Female Collegiate Album:

Winner: Can't Stop - Yale New Blue
First Runner up:  Tie:
Bellisima - Virginia Belles
Aire - Brown Chattertocks

Best Female Collegiate Song:

Winner: Tie:
You Were MIne - Duke Out of the Blue (House Blend)
Frozen - Brown Chattertocks (Aire)

Best Female Collegiate Arranger:

Winner: Joelle Heise - Virginia Belles (Bellisima)
First Runner up:  Sally Weinbach - SUNY Binghampton Harper Harpeggios (More Groovy Than Candy Coated)

Best Female Collegiate Soloist:

Winner: Laura Young - Duke Out of the Blue (House Blend)
First Runner up:  Kristine Vose - Richmond Sirens (Mirror in the Sky)

Best Mixed Collegiate Album:

Winner: EP Jones - Everyday People
First Runner up:  Tie:
Animal 57 - U Penn Off the Beat
This 2 Shall Rock - SoCal VoCals (USC)

Best Mixed Collegiate Song:

Winner: When We Were Kings - Harvard Opportunes (True Story)
First Runner up:  The House That Jack Built - Stanford Everyday People (EP Jones)

Best Mixed Collegiate Arranger:

Winner:  John R. Stephens - U Penn Counterparts (Afterglow)
First Runner up:  Matt Wrobel - Dartmouth Dodecaphonics (This Kind of Party)

Best Mixed Collegiate Soloist:

Winner: Jessica Gordon - U Pell Off the Beat (Animal 57)
First Runner up:  Denise Sandole - Penn Counterparts (Afterglow)

Best Male Collegiate Album:

Winner:  Tie:
Infinity - Tufts Beelzebubs
Jericho - Brown Derbies

Best Male Collegiate Song:

Winner: I Wanna Be Like You - Brown Derbies (Jericho)
First Runner up:  That's The Way - Tufts Beelzebubs (Infinity)

Best Male Collegiate Arrangement:

Winner:  Raj Patil - Brown Derbies (Jericho)
First Runner up:  Dan Langhoff - University of NOrthern Colorado InterMeZzo (Take Us With You)

Best Male Collegiate Soloist:

Winner: Chris Molina - Middlebury Dissipated Eight (Altitude)
First Runner up:  Marcos Santiago - Brown Derbies (Jericho)

Best High School Album:

Winner: Road to Nowhere - No Strings Attached
First Runner up:  Baby On Board - Moses Brown Voices