Hicks won Best International Artist and Marshall Dane won Best Live Performance Award
“Wow! I’m so excited for both of these talented artists,” said Michael Stover of MTS Management Group. ”They are both having stellar years, with airplay and chart action, and award nominations. Now, we can add ‘wins’ to that list of achievements. Very well deserved, for both. Congrats to all of our artists, who were nominated, as well. We’re so proud of all of them. Way to go, Marshall and Hicks! Now, it’s off to the International Music and Entertainment Awards (IMEA) on October 4th in Ashland, KY!”
MTS Management Group handles publicity and promotions for both Hicks and Marshall Dane. Both artists released successful singles to US country radio in 2014, with Marshall topping the New Music Weekly country charts and reaching the Top 60 on the Music Row Country Breakout Chart with “Alcohol Abuse.” Hicks is currently charting in the NMW Top 40, as well as the Top 101 on Music Row with “Hayride.” Both artists are nominated in the upcoming IMEA Awards.
The Independent Country Music Association (ICoMA) exists to educate, evaluate, and promote indie country music. Their local chapters create fellowship and camaraderie, as well as provide an educational avenue for those wishing to take their career to the next level.