Nominations poured in in all of the categories and the five artists / bands with the most nods in each category were named as finalists. Voting opened on Wednesday, February 22nd at 12:01 am ET and ran until 11:59 pm ET on March 21st.
Old favorites went head to head with new faces. Thousands of votes were cast and the winners were determined. To see who the most popular Christian Artists and Bands of 2012 are, click through this gallery to see the winners (and their margin of victory) in each category.