Rihanna - Take a Bow
Reason: Having the most plays on my last.fm website and having listened to this track everywhere during the summer of 2008.
Best Album of 2008
Leona Lewis - Spirit
Reason: There are several reasons for this being the best album of the year, it holds a lot of meaning and most tracks played throughout the soundtrack of life from my leaving South Carolina in the spring and dealing with a long distance relationship during the summer of 2008.
Artist of 2008
Reason: Carrying off her success from 2007 with the Good Girl Gone Bad album having single impacts with Hate That I Love You, Don't Stop The Music, Take A Bow, Disturbia and Rehab, including other artists' releases such as Maroon 5's If I Never See Your Face Again and T.I.'s Live Your Life.