BASCA in association with PRS for Music are delighted to announce the winners of the 58th Ivor Novello Awards.

The Ivor Novello Awards celebrate, honour and reward excellence in songwriting and composing. They are presented and judged by the writing community and regarded as the most important awards for UK music writers.

The Ivors took place on Thursday 16th May 2013 at the Grosvenor House, a JW Marriott Hotel, London.

Winners of the 58th Ivor Novello Awards

Best Contemporary Song:
Pelican
Written by Sam Doyle, Rupert Jarvis, Orlando Weeks, Felix White and Hugo White
Published in the UK by BMG Chrysalis

PRS for Music Most Performed Work:
Next to Me
Written by Hugo Chegwin, Harry Craze, Anup Paul and Emeli Sandé
Published in the UK by Naughty Words Ltd – Sony/ATV Music Publishing and Stellar Songs Ltd – EMI Music Publishing

Best Television Soundtrack:
Lucian Freud: Painted Life
Composed by John Harle
Published in the UK by Chester Music

The Ivors Inspiration Award:
Marc Almond

Album Award:
An Awesome Wave
Written by Thomas Green, Joe Newman, Gwilym Sainsbury and Augustus Unger-Hamilton
Published in the UK by Kobalt Music Publishing

The Ivors Classical Music Award:
Errollyn Wallen MBE

PRS for Music Award for Outstanding Achievement:
Justin Hayward

Best Original Film Score:
Anna Karenina
Composed by Dario Marianelli
Published in the UK by Universal Music Publishing

Best Song Musically and Lyrically:
Next to Me
Written by Hugo Chegwin, Harry Craze, Anup Paul and Emeli Sandé
Published in the UK by Naughty Words Ltd – Sony/ATV Music Publishing and Stellar Songs Ltd – EMI Music Publishing

International Achievement:
Gavin Rossdale

Songwriter of the Year:
Calvin Harris

Outstanding Song Collection:
Noel Gallagher

PRS for Music Special International Award:
Randy Newman