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Ivor Novello Awards 2009: The Winners

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The 54th Ivor Novello Awards took place yesterday at the Grosvenor House in London, celebrating Britain’s songwriting and composing talents (and The Ting Tings, as it turns out).

Elbow walked away with two gongs for ‘One Day Like This’ and ‘Grounds For Divorce’, whilst Jonny Greenwood was recognised for his work on the ‘There Will Be Blood’ soundtrack. Coldplay won the award for the best selling British song with ‘Viva La Vida’.

The full list of winners reads:

BEST SONG MUSICALLY & LYRICALLY
Song: ‘One Day Like This’
Writer/s: Guy Garvey / Richard Jupp / Craig Potter / Mark Potter / Peter Turner
Performed By: Elbow
UK Publisher/s: Salvation Music / Warner/Chappell Music

BEST CONTEMPORARY SONG
Song: ‘Grounds For Divorce’
Writer/s: Guy Garvey / Richard Jupp / Craig Potter / Mark Potter / Peter Turner
Performed By: Elbow
UK Publisher/s: Salvation Music / Warner/Chappell Music

BEST ORIGINAL FILM SCORE
Film: ‘There Will Be Blood’
Composer: Jonny Greenwood
UK Publisher/s: Faber Music / Warner/Chappell Artemis Music

BEST TELEVISION SOUNDTRACK
Broadcast: ‘Wallace and Gromit (A Matter of Loaf and Death)’
Composer: Julian Nott
UK Publisher/s: Imagem Music

PRS FOR MUSIC MOST PERFORMED WORK
Song: ‘Mercy’
Writer/s: Steve Booker / Duffy
Performed By: Duffy
UK Publisher/s: Universal Music Publishing / EMI Music Publishing

BEST SELLING BRITISH SONG
Song: ‘Viva La Vida’
Writer/s: Guy Berryman / Jonny Buckland / Will Champion / Chris Martin
Performed By: Coldplay
UK Publisher/s: Universal Music Publishing

ALBUM AWARD
Album: ‘We Started Nothing’
Writer/s: Julian De Martino / Katie White
Performed By: The Ting Tings
UK Publisher/s: Playwrite Music (administered by Warner/Chappell Music) / Sony/ATV Music Publishing

OUTSTANDING SONG COLLECTION - Vince Clarke

PRS FOR MUSIC OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION TO BRITISH MUSIC - Robert Del Naja and Grant Marshall

SONGWRITER(S) OF THE YEAR - Eg White

THE ACADEMY FELLOWSHIP - Don Black

THE IVORS CLASSICAL MUSIC AWARD - James MacMillan

THE IVORS INSPIRATION AWARD - Edwyn Collins

THE SPECIAL INTERNATIONAL AWARD - Smokey Robinson

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