SF GATE GIVES HIGHLIGHTS OF THE 2018 GLOBAL SPIN AWARDS FEATURING DJ KHALED, VICTOR OLADIPO, PHARRELL, CHASE B, & MORE..
Global Spin Awards made it’s way to HOLLYWOOD babyyyy!!! And we delivered some top names in the game.
Hosted by Snoop Dogg aka “DJ Snoopadelic” at the Novo in downtown Los Angeles, Diddy, Nicole Scherzinger, Usher, Pharrell, Timbaland, Ludacris, and Jermaine Dupri all took the stage to perform, present, or accept awards during the taping of the show that aired on Revolt TV, Feb 22nd.
We had the youngest IDA Champ out of New Zealand, DJ K-Swizz, 14, grace the stage in the opening of the show, providing a memorable DJ set featuring King of Pop music, Michael Jackson. Along with Jermaine Dupri’s tribute performance featuring Ludacris, Diddy, and Snoop Dogg where they came together to perform “Welcome To Atlanta” coast to coast remix, along with previous Global Spin Award winner, DJ Infamous.
Winners included are Diplo for International DJ of the Year, (accepted his awards via video) which included other edm superstars such as The Chainsmokers, Calvin Harris, Steve Aoki, A-Trak, and Marshmello. Hip Hop’s elite DJ Khaled won four awards, including Hip Hop DJ of the Year, and DJ of the Year, and then popular ATL DJ/producer Metro Boomin won two which include DJ Producer of the Year and People’s DJ Award.
Watch REVOLT TV to catch the show and let us know what you think. Until then, check out a few official photos of winners, nominees, presenters, and people in attendance from celebrity photographer Johnny Munez and our official GSA photographer Vensley Greene of V-Dot Photography.
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