THE WINNERS OF THE NME PREMIER AWARDS

The results of the Premier Awards - just in...

The NME Premier Awards have just finished at the Mermaid Theatre attended by a host of stars including Paul McCartney, Blur, Ian Brown, Super Furry Animals Death In Vegas, Elastica, Mogwai and many more…

There was high drama and bated breath as the nominees were read out.

Blur, Travis and Paul McCartney were amongst the recipients of the prestigious awards. Blur took away best band while Travis stole the artist of the year. Shaun Ryder took Godlike Genius taking his time to get to the stage as the cheers rose. Paul McCartney received the award for best band ever on behalf of The Beatles in person. He chatted to nme.com afterwards.

Stay tuned for the video interview and interviews with all the other winners.

The full results are:

BEST NEW ARTIST

Basement Jaxx

Macy Gray

Muse

Eminem

Ooberman

WINNER: Muse

THE PHILIP HALL ON AWARD FOR BRIGHTEST HOPE

Coldplay

Terris

Sigur Ros

Doves

Slip Knot

WINNER: Terris

BEST LIVE ACT (voted by the readers)

Manic Street Preachers

Super Furry Animals

The Flaming Lips

Blur

REM

WINNER: Super Furry Animals

LIVE ACT OF THE YEAR (voted by the NME)

Shack

Marilyn Manson

Death In Vegas

Mogwai

Fun Lovin’ Criminals

WINNER: Mogwai

BEST SINGLE (voted by the readers)

‘Tender’ – Blur

‘Northern Lites’ – Super Furry Animals

‘Why Does It Always Rain On Me?’ – Travis

‘Swastika Eyes’ – Primal Scream

‘Hey Boy Hey Girl’ – The Chemical Brothers

WINNER: ‘Tender’ – Blur

SINGLE OF THE YEAR (voted by the NME)

WINNER: Aphex Twin – ‘Windowlicker’

BEST DANCE ACT (voted by the readers)

Fatboy Slim

The Chemical Brothers

Basement Jaxx

Underworld

Death In Vegas

WINNER: The Chemical Brothers

ON THE DECKS AWARDS FOR DANCE ACT OF THE YEAR (voted by the NME)

Basement Jaxx

Chemical Brothers

Les Rhythmes Digitales

Death In Vegas

Underworld

WINNER: Death In Vegas

BEST TV SHOW

The Sopranos

The Royle Family

The Simpsons

South Park

Later With Jools Holland

WINNER: The Royle Family

BEST PERFORMANCE AT NME PREMIER SHOWS

WINNER: Ooberman

BEST RADIO SHOW

Radio 1 Evening Session

Mark & Lard

John Peel

Chris Moyles

Jo Whiley

WINNER: Steve Lamacq – Evening Session

BEST VIDEO

Blur – ‘No Distance Left To Run’

The Chemical Brothers – ‘Hey Boy Hey Girl’

Aphes Twin – ‘Windowlicker’

Blur – ‘Coffee And TV’

Primal Scream Swastica Eyes

WINNER: Blur – ‘Coffee And TV’

BEST MUSICAL EVENT

Glastonbury Festival

Reading Festival

Stereophonics at Morfa Stadium

The return of Morrissey

Bonehead and Guigsy leaving Oasis

WINNER: Glastonbury Festival

RADIO 1 EVENING SESSION OF THE YEAR

Supergrass

Mu-ziq

Gomez

Super Furry Animals

The Charlatans

WINNER: Supergrass

THE BREEZEBLOCK MIX OF THE YEAR

Leftfield

John Carter

The Chemical Brothers

Basement Jaxx

Stenski vs Coldcut vs Scratch Perverts

Death In Vegas

WINNER: John Carter

BEST DJ

Laurent Garnier

The Chemical Brothers

David Holmes

Fatboy Slim

Judge Jules

WINNER: Fatboy Slim

BEST ALBUM (voted by the readers)

‘The Soft Bulletin’ – The Flaming Lips

’13’ – Blur

‘Guerrilla’ – Super Furry Animals

‘The Man Who’ – Travis

‘Performance And Cocktails’ – Stereophonics

WINNER: ‘The Soft Bulletin’ – The Flaming Lips

ALBUM OF THE YEAR (voted by the NME)

WINNER: ‘The Soft Bulletin’ – The Flaming Lips

BEST ARTIST

Mogwai

Travis

Eminem

Shack

Death In Vegas

WINNER: Travis

BEST BAND

Super Furry Animals

Blur

Manic Street Preachers

Travis

Stereophonics

WINNER: Blur

GODLIKE GENIUS

WINNER: Shaun Ryder

BEST BAND EVER

Radiohead

Nirvana

The Beatles

The Smiths

The Stone Roses

WINNER: The Beatles