Check Out The Big Winners From The VO5 NME Awards


The VO5 NME Awards took place on Wednesday night in London’s O2 Academy Brixton. Among an array of stars winning awards, Liam Gallagher took home The Godlike Genius award, which he thought was ‘about time’, when it was announced last year.

Here’s the list of winners in full:

  • Best British Band supported by Zig-Zag – Alt-J
  • Best Live Artist supported by Nikon – Kasabian
  • Best International Band supported by 19 Crimes Winery – Haim
  • Best Festival supported by ID&C  – Glastonbury
  • Best Film supported by Zig-Zag – Baby Driver
  • Best Music Video supported by Princess Yachts – The Big Moon, ‘Sucker’
  • Under The Radar Award supported by HMV – Pale Waves
  • Best Festival Headliner supported by Anna Valley – Muse
  • NME Icon – Shirley Manson
  • NME Innovation Award – Boy Better Know
  • Godlike Genius – Liam Gallagher
  • Best TV Show – Stranger Things 2
  • Best Reissue – Radiohead, ‘OK Not OK’
  • Best Small Festival – Festival Number 6
  • Music Moment of The Year – One Love Manchester
  • Hero of the year – Ariana Grande
  • Villain of the year – Piers Morgan