Shockwaves NME Awards 2008: Facebook voted Best Website

Social networking site beats MySpace to the prize

Facebook has won the Best Website prize at the Shockwaves NME Awards tonight (February 28).

The other nominees in the Best Website category were: Bebo,, MySpace and YouTube.

For all the awards coverage head to NME.COM/awards now. We have exclusive picture galleries, live webcams, minute-by-minute blogs straight from the ceremony and Big Gig and video interviews with the biggest names at the ceremony.

That’s just the beginning – the ceremony is being broadcast on E4 at 11pm (GMT) tonight (February 28), with highlights following tomorrow (29) on Channel 4 from 11.50pm.

Meanwhile, next week’s issue of NME – on UK newsstands from March 5 – will contain the ultimate coverage, interviews and photos from the 2008 Shockwaves NME Awards.