Who ruled Cajun and Zydeco music in 2012?

It was a huge year for Cajun music, with veterans releasing some of their best material, while new acts flooded the scene to bring new blood to our traditions.  Meanwhile, Cajun, Zydeco and Swamp Pop music continues to be a worldwide phenomenon.  It's bigger than ever.

We want to know who you think did the most for Cajun music in 2012.  Vote for your favorite below, and feel free to vote as many times as you like — let the artists with the most dedicated fans win!  Tell your friends and get them to vote, too.   We’ll bring the winning artist into the Cajun Radio Listening Lounge for a concert for Cajun Radio fans, and you’ll have the chance to meet your Cajun hero face to face in 2013!

Get your vote in before midnight on Jan. 4, 2013.