2002 Winners

In 2002 the structure of the awards categories altered due to the expansion of APRA's awards events i.e. the Screen Music Awards & the Classical Music Awards

Song of The Year:

Title: Amazing
Artist: Alex Lloyd
Writer: Alex Lloyd
Publisher: Rondor Music Australia Pty Ltd

Songwriter of the Year:

Kasey Chambers

Breakthrough Award:

2 Awards were given this year -

Jennifer Waite and Grant Wallis (Aneiki)
SIA

Ted Albert Award for Outstanding Services to Australian Music:

Barry Chapman

Most Performed Australian Work:

Title: Hold Me
Artist: Savage Garden
Writers: Darren Hayes/Daniel Jones
Publisher: Rough Cut Music Pty Ltd administered by Warner/Chappell Music Australia Pty Ltd

Most Performed Foreign Work:

Title: Can’t Fight the Moonlight
Artist: Leann Rimes
Writer: Diane Warren (ASCAP)
Publisher: EMI Music Publishing Australia Pty Ltd

Most Performed Australian Work Overseas:

Title: Crash and Burn
Artist: Savage Garden
Writers: Darren Hayes/Daniel Jones
Publisher: Rough Cut Music Pty Ltd administered by Warner/Chappell Music Australia Pty Ltd

Most Performed Jazz Work:

Title: Aether
Artist: The Necks
Writers: Christopher Abrahams*/Lloyd Swanton/Anthony Buck
Publisher: Sony/ATV Music Publishing (Aust) Pty Ltd*

Most Performed Country Work:

Title: Angel
Artist: Gina Jeffreys
Writers: Gina Jeffreys*/Rick Price**
Publishers: Warner/Chappell Music Australia Pty Ltd*/EMI Music Publishing Australia Pty Ltd**

Most Performed Dance Work:

Title: Just The Thing
Artist: paulmac and Peta Morris
Writer: paulmac
Publisher: Universal Music Publishing Pty Ltd