RightOutTV announced their first winners in the inaugural awards to celebrate the depth and diversity of the music in the LGBT community. The results reflect an impressive array of talent in 13 different categories. Winning artists represent the United States, Israel, Australia, England and Austria, making this a truly global contest. First I will feature the winner of the Fan Favorite and Best Pop/Rock Video (Pro) categories, the only double winner of the awards.
The awards were given to Melissa Ferrick for her video, Still Right Here.
Melissa Ferrick is an out and proud performer, making great music since dropping out of Berklee College of Music to hit the road. Her strong blend of folk and rock is bold, as is her honest discussion of her own life and loves. You can find out more about Melissa on her official website here. You can find the album which features the title track featured here on iTunes here, and on Amazon here. You can watch the music of RightOut TV online here.