The 2018 She Rocks Awards at the House of Blues Anaheim, CA. Photo credit: Brandon Daza

Nominations Now Open for 2019 She Rocks Awards

Celebrating its seventh year, the annual She Rocks Awards returns to the House of Blues Anaheim on January 25, 2019 to honor women who display unique talent and leadership within the music industry.

The Women’s International Music Network (the WiMN) announces that nominations are now open for the seventh annual She Rocks Awards honoring women in the music industry, which will return to the House of Blues Anaheim on January 25, 2019 during the NAMM Show.

Melissa Etheridge honored at the 2018 She Rocks Awards. Photo by Kevin Graft.

The She Rocks Awards honors trailblazing women from all areas of the industry. Past honorees include Pat Benatar, Melissa Etheridge, The B-52s, Colbie Caillat, Sheila E., Chaka Khan, Ronnie Spector; Lita Ford, Esperanza Spalding, The Bangles, Shirley Manson and many others – from educators, to label execs, manufacturers, non-profits, media and more.

Esperanza Spalding honored at the 2017 She Rocks Awards. Photo by Max Crace.

We look forward to honoring more leaders from all corners of the music industry who pave the way and inspire other women, and so we invite everyone to nominate an exemplary woman and share her story,” notes Laura B. Whitmore, founder of the Women’s International Music Network.

All are encouraged to nominate women who stand out in the music industry. The deadline to submit nominations is September 1, 2018. Nominations can be submitted at

Each year, the sold out She Rocks Awards attracts music icons, artists, industry professionals, fans and media for a one-of-a-kind event that shines the spotlight on women who stand out in the industry, and offers talented performances, networking opportunities, giveaways, a silent auction and more.

To learn more about the She Rocks Awards and to submit a nomination, visit