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1991

Nirvana, Primal Scream, R.E.M. dominated the list. And apparently we were all saying: "You fat bastard!" to each other. Well, that's not very nice, is it?

Best Band
R.E.M.

Best LP
Primal Scream - 'Screamadelica'

Best Single
Nirvana - 'Smells Like Teen Spirit'

Best New Band
Kingmaker

Best Venue
Town & Country Club

Best Solo Artist
Morrissey

Bastard Of The Year
Saddam Hussein

Film Of The Year
'Silence Of The Lambs'

Radio Show Of The Year
John Peel

Fashion Item
DM Boots

Event Of The Year
The release of the hostages

Object Of Desire
Toni Halliday

TV Show
'Vic Reeves Big Night Out'

Worst Record
Bryan Adams - 'Everything I Do'

Word/Phrase
"You fat bastard"


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