Wheeling Native Justin Mise Wins Pop Award

NEW YORK CITY — After much support from fans, especially in the Ohio Valley, Wheeling native Justin Mise has won the Vox Pop Award for the 18th annual Independent Music Awards. The award is in the Dance/Electronica Category for the song “Take a Piece.”

Mise, who resides in New York City, joins Lucinda Williams, Jesse Malin, Jonatha Brooke, Heilung, Sofía Rei & JC Maillard, Kevin Hays & Chiara Izzi, Sawyer Fredericks, Jake La Botz, John Fields, The Dollyrots, Mary Fahl, Sekou Andrews as one of the established and emerging artists recognized by The 18th IMAs.

He sends a special message of thanks to supporters from the Ohio Valley “for all the love” and hopes he has made his hometown proud.

Mise can be streamed through Apple Music, Spotify, and YouTube. His team at Sweetness Productions consists of Heather Holley, famous for helping to launch Christina Aguilera, and three-time, Emmy- nominated Stefan Bredereck.


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