Justin Bieber ‘wins’ two Shockwaves NME Awards

Canadian feels the power of NME.COM voters

Justin Bieber has been named the Least Stylish person of the past year by NME readers and NME.COM users.

The 16 year-old also ‘won’ the Worst Album award for his ‘My World’ record at the Shockwaves NME Awards 2011, as announced tonight (February 23).

Bieber ‘beat’ nominees Cheryl Cole, Lady Gaga, Ke$ha and Liam Gallagher in the Least Stylish category.


The other nominees in the Worst Album category were Cheryl Cole‘s ‘Messy Little Raindrops’, Katy Perry‘s ‘Teenage Dream’, Kings Of Leon‘s ‘Come Around Sundown’ and My Chemical Romance‘s ‘Danger Days: The True Lives Of The Fabulous Killjoys’.

Last year Jonas Brothers took home the Worst Album title.

NME.COM is coming live from the Shockwaves NME Awards 2011 ceremony at London‘s O2 Academy Brixton tonight. Keep checking NME.COM/awards for news, photo galleries, blogs, video interviews and more.

Tune into NME Radio and NME TV for further coverage throughout the week.

Get next week’s issue of NME for the ultimate report on the evening’s events. It’s on UK newsstands or available digitally from next Wednesday (March 2).

Watch the ceremony on Channel 4 on Saturday night (26) at 11.20pm (GMT). Earlier in the day, at 11.25am on the same channel, T4 will broadcast their coverage of the ceremony.


Buy music by tonight’s award winners at Amazon.co.uk.

The NME Awards Big Gig takes place on Friday (25). Godlike Genius Dave Grohl‘s band Foo Fighters headline, with Cee Lo Green, Band Of Horses and No Age also on the bill.