The votes have been tallied and Cody Simpson has been chosen – by you, our trusted fans and followers – as your Ultimate Music Crush winner for July!

Cody faced some stiff competition this month, thanks to fellow talents Hayley Reinhart and For the Foxes, who both received tons of votes. But the young lad from Queensland, Australia ruled the late summer and came away the winner.

Simpson is a true YouTube success story – the video for his hit “Pretty Brown Eyes” has over 8 million views and counting.

In the video above, check out Cody’s interview with Buzzmaker Keltie Colleen and check back often for your chance to vote on more emerging artists – and let the world know about your Ultimate Music Crush.