2005 Winners

 

Songwriter of the Year

Jet - Nicholas Cester, Cameron Muncey, and Chris Cester

APRA Breakthrough Award

Missy Higgins

Ted Albert Award For Outstanding Services to Australian Music

Michael Chugg

Song of the Year

Title Scar
Artist Missy Higgins
Writer Missy Higgins / Kevin Griffin (BMI)
Publisher Warner Chappell Music Aust Pty Ltd

Most Performed Australian Work

Title So Beautiful
Artist Pete Murray
Writer Pete Murray
Publisher Sony / ATV Music Publishing (Aust) Pty Ltd

Most Performed Australian Work Overseas

Title Are You Gonna Be My Girl
Artist Jet
Writer Nicholas Cester / Cameron Muncey
Publisher Famous Music Corp/BMG Music Publishing International on behalf of Get Jet Music Inc.

Most Performed Dance Work  

Title City Rules
Artist Daniel Merriweather
Writer Daniel Merriweather
Publisher Marlin Publishing Pty Ltd

Most Performed Country Work

Title Like A River
Artist Kasey Chambers
Writer Kasey Chambers
Publisher Sony / ATV Music Publishing (Aust) Pty Ltd

Most Performed Foreign Work

Title Here Without You
Artist 3 Doors Down
Writer Robert Harrell (BMI), Christopher Henderson (BMI), Matthew Roberts (BMI), Bradley Arnold (BMI)
Publisher Universal / MCA Music Publishing Pty Ltd

Most Performed Jazz Work

Title Drive By
Artist The Necks
Writer Lloyd Swanton / Christopher Abrahams / Anthony Buck