2009 ASCAP Awards Winners

2009 ASCAP Awards Winners

Last night saw the 2009 American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers Awards Ceremony take place in London. The winners were:

SONGWRITER OF THE YEAR
Sir Paul McCartney

PUBLISHER OF THE YEAR
Universal Music Publishing

SONG OF THE YEAR
“Viva La Vida”
Writers: Chris Martin, Will Champion, Jonny Buckland, Guy Berryman
Publisher: Universal Music Publishing

COLLEGE AWARD
The Ting Tings for We Started Nothing
Writers: Jules de Martino, Katie White
Publishers: Playwrite Music, Sony/ATV Music Publishing UK Ltd, Warner Chappell Music Ltd

THE VANGUARD AWARD
Calvin Harris for I Created Disco
Publisher: EMI Music Publishing

AWARDS

“ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE”
Writer: Paul McCartney
Publisher: Sony/ATV Music Publishing UK Ltd

“BACK IN BLACK”
Writer: Brian Johnson
Publisher: J Albert & Son

“COME TOGETHER”
Writer: Paul McCartney
Publisher: Sony/ATV Music Publishing UK Ltd

“CRAZY TRAIN”
Writer: Robert Daisley
Publisher: Blizzard Music Ltd

“HELLO GOODBYE”
Writer: Paul McCartney
Publisher: Sony/ATV Music Publishing UK Ltd

“I KISSED A GIRL”
Writer: Cathy Dennis
Publisher: EMI Music Publishing

“I STILL HAVEN’T FOUND WHAT I’M LOOKING FOR”
Writers: Bono, Adam Clayton, The Edge, Larry Mullen Jr
Publisher: Blue Mountain Music

“IN THE AIR TONIGHT”
Writer: Phil Collins
Publisher: Hit & Run, EMI Music Publishing

“MERCY”
Writer: Steve Booker
Publisher: Universal Music Publishing

“MONEY”
Writer: Roger Waters
Publisher: Warner Chappell Music Ltd

“NEED U BAD”
Writers: Cornel Campbell, Lee Edward O’Sullivan, Lloyd Samuel Mason
Publisher: Westbury Music Ltd

“PAPER PLANES”
Writers: Maya Arulpragasam, Nicholas Headon, Mick Jones, Joe Strummer, Paul Simonon
Publishers: Imagem London, Universal Music Publishing

“POUR SOME SUGAR ON ME”
Writers: Philip Collen, Stephen Clark, Joe Elliott, Mutt Lange, Richard Savage
Publishers: Sony/ATV Music Publishing UK Ltd, Imagem London

“START ME UP”
Writers: Mick Jagger, Keith Richards
Publisher: EMI Music Publishing

“SWAGGA LIKE US”
Writers: Maya Arulpragasam, Nicholas Headon, Mick Jones,
Joe Strummer, Paul Simonon
Publishers: Imagem London, Universal Music Publishing

“SWEET DREAMS”
Writers: Dave Stewart, Annie Lennox
Publisher: Universal Music Publishing

“THANK YOU”
Writer: Dido Armstrong
Publisher: Warner Chappell Music Ltd

“VIVA LA VIDA”
Writers: Chris Martin, Will Champion, Jonny Buckland, Guy Berryman
Publisher: Universal Music Publishing

“WHEN I GROW UP”
Writers: James McCarty, Paul Samwell Smith
Publisher: EMI Music Publishing

“WITH OR WITHOUT YOU”
Writers: Bono, Adam Clayton, The Edge, Larry Mullen Jr
Publisher: Blue Mountain Music

“YOU SHOOK ME ALL NIGHT LONG”
Writer: Brian Johnson
Publisher: J Albert & Son

FILM AWARDS

THE INCREDIBLE HULK
Craig Armstrong

IGOR
NIM’S ISLAND
Patrick Doyle

PENELOPE
SON OF RAMBOW
Joby Talbot

BRIDESHEAD REVISITED
Adrian Johnston

BRICK LANE
Jocelyn Pook

MISS PETTIGREW LIVES FOR A DAY
Paul Englishby

TV THEME AWARDS

AMERICAN IDOL
Writers: Cathy Dennis, Julian Gingell, Barry Stone
Publishers: EMI Music Publishing, Imagem London

WHO WANTS TO BE A MILLIONAIRE
Writers: Keith Strachan, Matthew Strachan
Publisher: 2waytraffic UK Rights Ltd

“”TEARDROP” (FROM HOUSE)”
Writer: Elizabeth Fraser
Publisher: Sony/ATV Music Publishing UK Ltd

DANCING WITH THE STARS
Writers: Dan McGrath, Josh Phillips
Publisher: Imagem London

Source: ASCAP