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Marc Martel Receives Nomination From MTV O Awards 2 For Best Fan Cover

Posted October 13, 2011 by in News

Martel’s Nomination Generated From Strong Fan Write-In Ballots

Nashville, TN (October 11, 2011) — Marc Martel continues his strong online support after receiving 4-million hits with his audition of “Somebody To Love”  for the Queen Extravaganza.  Due to heavy fan write-in ballots, Martel has just been added as a nominee for the MTV O Awards 2 in the Best Fan Cover category.  Fans can continue to vote for their favorite entries at

The winners will be announced Monday, October 31, 2011 and will livestream on  The first four minutes of the program will air on the MTV television network. The event celebrates and honors the artists, innovators and fans impacting digital music culture.

Voting began just under a week ago and already more than three million votes have poured in, as well as nominations for additional candidates to be added to the voting pool such as Martel.  He recently performed “Somebody To Love” on The Ellen Show last Monday, October 3rd and received a standing ovation from the audience.

Martel is currently on The Called To Love Tour with his band, Downhere, in support of their current CD, On The Altar Of Love. The tour includes Downhere’s fellow labelmates, Jason Gray and Aaron Shust.  Martel and Downhere will be heading to Norway for an international tour later this month.  For more information on Martell please visit online, or



About The Author: Centricity

Centricity Music is an independent recording and publishing company based in Bellevue, Washington and Nashville, Tennessee. The company’s mission is to enable our artists to create life-changing experiences for the world. Centricity Music’s artist roster includes Downhere, Aaron Shust, Jason Gray, Andrew Peterson, High Valley, Me In Motion, Sixteen Cities, and Jaime Jamgochian.

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