NME Awards 2017 winners revealed

nmeThe winners of the 2017 NME Awards have been unveiled at a ceremony in London.

London’s Brixton Academy played host to the night which also featured live performances from Bastille, Pet Shop Boys, Wiley and Dua Lipa.

The night also saw a live performance from Bands 4 Refugees, a mixed line-up band brought together for one night only to raise awareness and funds for the ongoing work of grassroots organisation Help Refugees.

Christine and The Queens landed two awards on the night while Biffy Clyro were crowned Best British Band ahead of their UK festival appearances at Download and TRNSMT.

The full list of VO5 NME Award winners are as follows:

Best British Band supported by Zig-Zag
Biffy Clyro

Best International Band supported by Austin, Texas – Live Music Capital Of The World

Best British Male Artist supported by The Pilot Pen Company

Best British Female Artist

Best International Male Artist supported by VO5
Frank Ocean

Best International Female Artist supported by VO5
Christine and The Queens

Best New Artist supported by TOPMAN
Dua Lipa

Best Album supported by HMV
Bastille – ‘Wild World’

Best Track supported by Red Stripe
Christine And The Queens – ‘Tilted’

Best Live Band supported by Nikon
The 1975

Best Music Video
Slaves – ‘Consume Or Be Consumed’

Best Festival supported by ID&C

Best TV Series supported by Domino’s Pizza

Best Film
Louis Theroux – ‘My Scientology Movie’

Best Music Film
Oasis: Supersonic

Music Moment Of The Year
Coldplay’s Viola Beach tribute at Glastonbury

Best Festival Headliner

Best Small Festival
End Of The Road

Villain Of The Year
Nigel Farage

Hero Of The Year

Worst Band
5 Seconds Of Summer

Best Reissue
Oasis – ‘Be Here Now’

Best Book
Johnny Marr – ‘Set The Boy Free’

Post Author: Claire White

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