The following are the winners of the 2019/20 A Cappella Video Awards. Congratulations to all the deserving winning artists!


Genre Awards

Best Classical Video

Winner: “Evolution of Chinese Music” by MICappella
Runner-up: “Lady Mine (Bach v. Beethoven)” by Rockapella

Best Country Video

Winner: “Take Me Home, Country Roads” by Peter Hollens
Runner-up: “Broke My Window” by From the Roots

Best Electronic / Experimental Video

Winner: “BLACKOUT” by Gestalt (University of Florida)
Runner-up: “Supremacy” by Rebel Bit

Best Folk / World Video

Winner: “Felicità” by Rebel Bit
Runner-up: “Evolution of Chinese Music” by MICappella

Best Funk Video

Winner: “KISS” by The Pennchants (University of Pennsylvania)
Runner-up: “Limbo” by From the Roots

Best Hip-Hop/R&B Video

Winner: “Water Guns” by Upper Structure (Berklee College of Music)
Runner-up: “Be Mine” by Vadé ft. Jermaine Riley

Best Holiday Video

Winner: “Don’t Stop Me Now” by Y-Studs A Cappella (Yeshiva University)
Runner-up: “What Child Is This?” by Vocal Point (Brigham Young University)

Best Humor Video

Winner: “All-Nighter” by Fleet Street Singers (Stanford University)
Runner-up: “Swiss Lady” by Bassless

Best Jazz / Big Band Video

Winner: “Pure Imagination” by Rebel Bit
Runner-up: “Earth, Wind & Fire Medley” by m-pact

Best Pop Video

Winner: “Burnin’ Up” by Achordants (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
Runner-up: “I’m in Luv W U” by Rockapella

Best Religious Video

Winner: “What Child Is This?” by Vocal Point (Brigham Young University)
Runner-up: “O Come, O Come, Emmanuel” by OneVoice (Briarcrest Christian School)

Best Rock Video

Winner: “Supremacy” by Rebel Bit
Runner-up: “Believer (Imagine Dragons Medley)” by The Sons of Pitches

Best Show Tunes / Soundtrack / Theme Song Video

Winner: “Circle Of Life” by Vocal Point (Brigham Young University)
Runner-up: “Friend Like Me” by DCappella

Best Video by a Professional Group

Winner: “Liebes Lied” by Unduzo
Runner-up: “1-800-273-8255” by Drums of War


Group Type Awards

Best High School Video

Winner: “High Hopes” by PFC (MacArthur High School)
Runner-up: “Bleed The Same ” by SoundProof

Best Female Collegiate Video

Winner: “I Did Something Bad” by AcaBelles (Florida State University)
Runner-up: “That’s My Girl” by Oxford Belles

Best Male Collegiate Video

Winner: “Circle Of Life” by Vocal Point (Brigham Young University)
Runner-up: “KISS” by The Pennchants (University of Pennsylvania)

Best Mixed Collegiate Video

Winner: “Water Guns” by Upper Structure (Berklee College of Music)
Runner-up: “BLACKOUT” by Gestalt (University of Florida)


Special Awards

Outstanding Choreography / Staging

Winner: “Facciamo Finta” by Rebel Bit
Runner-up: “That’s My Girl” by Oxford Belles

Outstanding Collaborative Video

Winner: “Hands of Gold & Rains of Castamere” by Peter Hollens
Runner-up: “Tightrope” by Australian A Cappella Collab Project

Outstanding Costume / Makeup

Winner: “Swiss Lady” by Bassless
Runner-up: “Past Lives” by Crimson & Slate (Cheyenne Mountain High School)

Outstanding Live Video

Winner: “Earth, Wind & Fire Medley” by m-pact
Runner-up: “Molasses” by Nomadic

Outstanding Special / Visual Effects

Winner: “I’m in Luv W U” by Rockapella
Runner-up: “Winter” by Lyt

Outstanding Video Editing

Winner: “Liebes Lied” by Unduzo
Runner-up: “I’m in Luv W U” by Rockapella

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Thank you again to all of the nominators and judges who put in hours of work to make sure all submissions were considered fairly and equally. Congratulations to all the winners and thanks everyone for another great awards season!

Also a huge thank you to the 2019/20 AVA team: Jessica Chen, Forrest Deters, Kyle Yampiro, John Colton and Shane Ardell.