Ramifications | Virginia Commonwealth University

The Ramifications won awards for Outstanding Arrangement for Annie Lacey, Outstanding Soloist for Seth Lyons, and Outstanding Videography for Annie Lacey for Sky Above (opb. Jacob Collier), Sweet Life (opb. Frank Ocean), and Dream On (opb. Aerosmith).

Check out their entry at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9gdA1uX_fIA.

UBCO Beats | University of British Columbia

The UBCO Beats won an award for Outstanding Choreography for Cole Blakely for their massive mashup of 4 Minutes, The Night We Met, Take On Me, We Are Family, and Bohemian Rhapsody.

Check out their entry at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fBPigygvNRE.

Aquapella | University of Bath

Aquapella won an award for Outstanding Vocal Percussion for Michael Colman for Think About Things (opb. DaĆ°i Freyr).

Check out their entry at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=asnXWTLaEYM.

Pitch Fight | University of Bristol

Pitch Fight won an award for Outstanding Choreography for Georgia Hall and Aashna Kaura Bali for It’s A Man’s Man’s World/Thumbs opb: James Brown/Sabrina Carpenter.

Check out their entry at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3PF5VUboabw.

Unexpected Resolution | Ball State University

Unexpected Resolution won awards for Outstanding Arrangement for Liam Boyle, Outstanding Soloist for Ashton Kester, and Outstanding Mix for Mason Mast for I’m Coming ‘Round opb Thirdstory.

Check out their entry at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rqjOBtaLw9Y.

The Hofbeats | Hofstra University

The Hofbeats won an award for Outstanding Mix for Michael O’Malley for Paint It, Black opb The Rolling Stones.

Check out their entry here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YIk9AVrNL4w.

Uniting Voices | University of California, Irvine

Uniting Voices recorded Somewhere (from “West Side Story”) / Somewhere Only We Know (opb. Keane) for their ICCA 2021 entry.

Check it out here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wnbW7rQIWe4.

Crimson & Blues | University of Kansas

Crimson and Blues won awards for Outstanding Soloist for Ishan Patel and Outstanding Mix for Darren Boydston & Connor Reagan for A Cappella (OPB Daniel Caesar) / Green Light (OPB Lorde)

Check out their entry at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n6yGVjnA0MQ.

The Conchords

We sat down with The Conchords from Guildhall School of Music back in January and are airing our interview with the group from back then, along with their 2020 ICCA set, which earned the the right to compete in finals. Originally aired March 30th, 2020. (Note: Due to the coronavirus, all ICCA and ICHSA competitions have been cancelled. We reached out to competing groups to give them a chance to share their sets and talk about them and present them here for you unedited and in their entirety.)

You can learn more about the group here: https://www.instagram.com/theguildhallconchords.

The Hofbeats

An interview with a cappella group The Hofbeats from Hofstra University. Originally aired March 30th, 2020. (Note: Due to the coronavirus, all ICCA and ICHSA competitions have been cancelled. We reached out to competing groups to give them a chance to share their sets and talk about them and present them here for you unedited and in their entirety.)

You can watch the set in its entirety here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bk6pI4G-DWg.

You can learn more about the group here: https://www.facebook.com/The-Hofbeats-193463071776.