Kerrang! Awards 2009 Winners Announced

August 4, 2009 by  


The 2009 Kerrang! Awards took place in London last night (3rd August) with The Prodigy, Slipknot and Metallica emerging as winners.

Slipknot won two gongs best live band and best international band. Bullet For My Valentine won best British band, the reformed Limp Bizkit won the Hall Of fame award and Linkin Park won classic songwriter. Metallica won best album for Death Magnetic.

The event, which was hosted by Slipknot singer Corey Taylor, took place last night at The Brewery in London.

The full list of winners is:

Best British Newcomer – In Case Of Fire

Best International Newcomer – The Gaslight Anthem

Best Single ?The Prodigy – Omen

Best Video ?Mastodon – Oblivion

Classic Songwriter Award – Linkin Park

Spirit of Independence Award – The Wildhearts

Icon Award – Alice In Chains

Best Album ? Metallica – Death Magnetic

Best Live Band – Slipknot

Inspiration Award – Machine Head

Hall of Fame – Limp Bizkit

Best British Band – Bullet For My Valentine

Best International Band ? Slipknot