Announcing the 2021 Crystal Radio Award finalists.

Fifty radio stations are vying for 10 awards, to be presented in a dedicated streaming session on NAB Amplify next month. In addition, WHUR/Washington, DC will receive the Crystal Heritage Award, which was created some years ago to honor those stations who have received five or more Crystals.

The finalists are

KBFB-FM Dallas, Texas
KCLY-FM Clay Center, Kansas
KDKA-AM Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
KIKV-FM Alexandria, Minnesota
KIRO-FM Seattle, Washington
KKBQ-FM Houston, Texas
KKFN-FM Denver, Colorado
KKZY-FM Bemidji, Minnesota
KMVP-FM Phoenix, Arizona
KNDE-FM College Station, Texas
KOSI-FM Denver, Colorado
KPNT-FM St. Louis, Missouri
KRSP-FM Salt Lake City, Utah
KSBJ-FM Humble, Texas
KSL-FM Salt Lake City, Utah
KSTP-FM Saint Paul, Minnesota
KTAR-FM Phoenix, Arizona
KTMY-FM Saint Paul, Minnesota
KUPD-FM Phoenix, Arizona
KYGO-FM Denver, Colorado
KYW-AM Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
WARH-FM St. Louis, Missouri
WBAB-FM West Babylon, New York
WBAP-AM Dallas, Texas
WBLI-FM Patchogue, New York
WBYT-FM Mishawaka, Indiana
WCCO-AM Minneapolis, Minnesota
WDRV-FM Chicago, Illinois
WDSY-FM Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
WDUV-FM St. Petersburg, Florida
WFXE-FM Columbus, Georgia
WGCI-FM Chicago, Illinois
WHPT-FM St Petersburg, Florida
WJJY-FM Brainerd, Minnesota
WKTI-FM Milwaukee, Wisconsin
WMCI-FM Mattoon, Illinois
WMMR-FM Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
WNRP-AM Pensacola, Florida
WOKV-FM Jacksonville, Florida
WPLR-FM New Haven, Connecticut
WSB-AM Atlanta, Georgia
WSB-FM Atlanta, Georgia
WSHE-FM Chicago, Illinois
WTAW-AM College Station, Texas
WTMX-FM Chicago, Illinois
WTOP-FM Washington, D.C.
WWPR-FM New York City, New York
WWRM-FM Tampa Bay, Florida
WXGL-FM Tampa Bay, Florida
WXOS-FM St. Louis, Missouri
WYCT-FM Pensacola, Florida
WYKY-FM Somerset, Kentucky