22 glorious years of NME’s Godlike Genius Award

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All in preparation for the big night on February 17th

Yesterday (19th), NME announced that Coldplay would be this years recipient for the Godlike Genius Award at the NME Awards with Austin, Texas. The band are also set to play the intimate (by their standards) ceremony too, with tickets available for the annual knees-up available here. In the mean time, let’s take a look at all 22 winners of the gong, which has been awarded to some of music’s biggest pioneers.

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