Paramore, Gorillaz, Foo Fighters & More Nominated For NME Awards


The NME Awards are coming up and the nominees have been announced.
Voting is open now and the winners will be announced at the ceremony on February 14th, at London's O2 Academy Brixton.

The ceremony can be seen on Facebook Live.

The nominees from our scene are 
Radiohead, The 1975, Foo Fighters, Muse, Noel and Liam Gallagher, Linkin Park, Dua Lipa, Gorillaz, Lorde, Royal Blood, Wolf Alice, Lana Del Rey and Paramore.

Check out all the categories and its nominees below:

Best British Band

Wolf Alice
The 1975
The xx

Best International Band

The National
Foo Fighters
The Killers


Best British Solo Artist

Dua Lipa
Liam Gallagher

Ed Sheeran
Loyle Carner
Charli XCX

Best Film

T2: Trainspotting
Blade Runner 2049
Baby Driver
The Disaster Artist
Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Best International Solo Artist

Kendrick Lamar
Taylor Swift
Lana Del Rey
St Vincent
Father John Misty

Best New Artist

Stefflon Don
J Hus
The Magic Gang

Best Album

Lorde, ‘Melodrama’
J Hus, ‘Common Sense’
Wolf Alice, ‘Visions Of A Life’
Gorillaz, ‘Humanz’
Loyle Carner, ‘Yesterday’s Gone’
The National, ‘Sleep Well Beast’

Best Track
Kasabian, ‘God Bless This Acid House’
Kendrick Lamar, ‘Humble’
Lorde, ‘Green Light’
The Horrors, ‘Something To Remember Me By’
Dua Lipa, ‘New Rules’
Charli XCX, ‘Boys’

Best Live Artist
Royal Blood
LCD Soundsystem
Liam Gallagher

Best Festival
Reading & Leeds

Best Collaboration
Craig David and Bastille, ‘I Know You’
Stefflon Don and Skepta, ‘Ding-A-Ling’
Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile, ‘Continental Breakfast’
Gorillaz and Jehnny Beth, ‘We Got The Power’
Lily Allen and Giggs, ‘Trigger Bang’
Yungen and Yxng Bane, ‘Bestie’
Best Mixtape 

Charli XCX, ‘Pop 2’
Drake, ‘More Life’
Krept & Konan, ‘7 Nights/7 Days’
Rex Orange County, ‘Apricot Princess’
Dave, ‘Game Over’
Avelino, No Bullshit’

Best Video

The Big Moon, ‘Sucker’
Charli XCX, ‘Boys’
St Vincent, ‘Los Ageless’
Taylor Swift, ‘Look What You Made Me Do’
Dua Lipa, ‘New Rules’
Pale Waves, ‘Television Romance’

Best TV Show

Stranger Things 2
Game Of Thrones
Rick & Morty
Peaky Blinders

Music Moment Of The Year
One Love Manchester
The Killers play surprise set at Glastonbury

Noel Gallagher plays ‘Don’t Look Back In Anger’ at Manchester Arena
Lady Gaga at the Super Bowl
Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington tribute concert

Best Festival Headliner
Ed Sheeran
Noel Gallagher
Foo Fighters
The 1975

Best Small Festival
Festival Number 6
Field Day
End Of The Road
Kendal Calling

Villain Of The Year

Donald Trump
Theresa May
Katie Hopkins
Piers Morgan
Kim Jong-un
Jeremy Hunt

Hero Of The Year
Ariana Grande
Rose McGowan
Jeremy Corbyn
Ellie Rowsell
Big Shaq
David Attenborough

Reissue Of The Year
Radiohead, ‘OK Computer OKNOTOK 1997 2017’
Prince, ‘Purple Rain’
The Beatles, ‘Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band’
REM, ‘Automatic For The People’
The Smiths, ‘The Queen Is Dead’
Super Furry Animals, ‘Radiator’

Best Music Book

Wiley, Eskiboy
Action Bronson, Fuck That’s Delicious: An Annotated Guide To Eating Well
Dylan Jones, David Bowie: A Life
Allan Jones, Can’t Stand Up For Falling Down: Rock’n’Roll War Stories
Lizzy Goodman, Meet Me In The Bathroom: Rebirth And Rock And Roll In New York City 2001-2011
The KLF, 2023: A Trilogy

Best Music Film

Lady Gaga: Five Foot Two
L7: Pretend We’re Dead
Bunch Of Kunst: A Film About Sleaford Mods
George Michael: Freedom
England Is Mine
Whitney: Can I Be Me

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