The 43rd Ivor Novello Awards were presented by BASCA and sponsored by PRS on 28th May 1998 at the Grosvenor House, London

PRS Most Performed Work

I’ll Be Missing You (Every Breath You Take) – WINNER
Written by Sting
Published by EMI Music Publishing Ltd

Say What you Want
Written by Sharleen Spiteri and Johnny McElhone
Published by EMI Music Publishing Ltd

Black Eyed Boy
Written by Sharleen Spiteri, Johnny McElhone, Edward Campbell, Richard Hynd and Robert Hodgens
Published by EMI Music Publishing Ltd – Polygram Music Publishing Ltd – Anxious Music

Best Original Film Score

Tomorrow Never Dies
Composed by David Arnold
Published by BMG Music Publishing Ltd

Wilde
Composed by Debbie Wiseman
Published by MCI Music Publishing Ltd

William Shakespeare’s Romeo + Juliet – WINNER
Composed by Craig Armstrong, Marius De Vries and Nellee Hooper
Published by EMI Music Publishing Ltd

Best Selling UK Single

Candle In The Wind 1997 – WINNER
Written by Elton John and Bernie Taupin
Published and Released in the UK by Dick James Music Ltd – Rocket

Teletubbies Say Eh-Oh!
Written by Andrew McCrorie-Shand
Published and Released in the UK by BBC Worldwide Music Publishing Ltd – BMG Music Publishing Ltd

I’ll Be Missing You (Every Breath You Take)
Written by Sting
Published and Released in the UK by EMI Music Publishing Ltd – Arista Records

Best Original Music For A Broadcast

Rebecca – WINNER
Composed by Christopher Gunning
Published by EMI Music Publishing Ltd

Melissa
Composed by Richard Harvey and Steve Baker
Published by Fireworks Music Ltd

Crime Traveller
Composed by Anne Dudley
Published by Air-Edel Copyright Ltd

Best Contemporary Song

Smile
Written by James McColl, Ken McAlpine and Alan Tilston
Published by EMI Music Publishing Ltd

Karma Police – WINNER
Written by Thom Yorke, Jonny Greenwood, Phil Selway, Colin Greenwood and Ed O’Brien
Published by Warner/Chappell Music Ltd

The Drugs Don’t Work
Written by Richard Ashcroft
Published by EMI Music Publishing Ltd

Best Song Collection

Johnny McElhone and Sharleen Spiteri

Best Original Song for a Film or Broadcast

Step By Step
Written by Annie Lennox
Published by BMG Music Publishing Ltd

Picture of You – WINNER
Written by Paul Wilson, Andy Watkins, Ronan Keating and Eliot Kennedy
Published by BMG Music Publishing Ltd – Sony Music Publishing – Island Music Ltd

Surrender
Written by David Arnold, David McAlmont and Don Black
Published by BMG Music Publishing Ltd

Best Song Musically and Lyrically

Brimful of Asha
Written by Tjinder Singh
Published by Momentum Music Ltd

Angels
Written by Robbie Williams and Guy Chambers
Published by EMI Music Publishing Ltd – BMG Music Publishing Ltd

Paranoid Android – WINNER
Written by Thom Yorke, Jonny Greenwood, Phil Selway, Colin Greenwood and Ed O’Brien
Published by Warner/Chappell Music Ltd

International Achievement

Enya, Nicky Ryan and Roma Ryan

Best Dance Music

Gunman
Written by Julian Jonah – Danny Harrison
Published and Released in the UK by Bucks Music Group – BMG Music Publishing Ltd – East West Records

Sunchyme
Written by Gilbert Gabriel, Nick Laird Clowes, Stephen Spencer, Paul Spencer and Scott Rosser
Published and Released in the UK by Warner/Chappell Music Ltd – Polygram – Island Music – EMI Music Publishing – Eternal WEA Records

You’re Not Alone – WINNER
Written by Tim Kellett and Robin Taylor-Firth
Published and Released in the UK by BMG Music Publishing Ltd – Chrysalis Music Ltd – RCA Records

PRS Outstanding Contribution to British Music

Morrissey

International Hit of the Year

Candle In The Wind 1997 – WINNER
Written by Elton John and Bernie Taupin
Published by Dick James Music Ltd

I’ll Be Missing You (Every Breath You Take)
Written by Sting
Published by EMI Music Publishing Ltd

Spice Up Your Life
Written by Richard Stannard, Matt Rowe, Melanie Brown, Victoria Adams, Geri Halliwell, Emma Bunton and  Melanie Chisholm
Published by Windswept Pacific Music Ltd – Polygram Music Publishing Ltd

Songwriter of the Year

Richard Ashcroft

The Jimmy Kennedy Award

Barry Mason


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