2010 Winners

Australian songwriting’s premier music event, the annual APRA Music Awards were held on Monday June 21st at the Sydney Convention Centre.

The Awards were hosted by the incomparable Jonathan Biggins and irrepressible Julia Zemiro while the musical line up was curated by songwriter, producer & screen composer, Francois Tetaz.

Song of the Year

Title: Sweet Disposition
Performed by: Temper Trap
Writers: Dougy Mandagi / Lorenzo Sillitto
Publisher: Mushroom Music Pty Ltd

APRA Songwriters of the Year

Writers: Angus Young/ Malcolm Young
Publisher: Albert Music

APRA Breakthrough Songwriter Award

Writers: Nick Littlemore^/Jonathan Sloan*/Luke Steele*
Publishers: Universal Music Publishing Pty Ltd^/Sony/ATV Music Publishing Australia Pty Ltd*

Ted Albert Award For Outstanding Services to Australian Music

Jimmy Little

Most Played Australian Work

Title: Foreign Land
Performed by: Eskimo Joe
Writers: Stuart MacLeod
Joel Quartermain
Steve Parkin
Kav Temperley
Publisher: Mushroom Music Pty Ltd

International Work of the Year

Title: You Found Me
Performed by: The Fray
Writers: Joseph King
Isaac Slade
Publisher: EMI Music Publishing Australia Pty Ltd

Most Played Australian Work Overseas

Title: Rock ‘N Roll Train
Performed by: AC/DC
Writers: Angus Young
Malcolm Young
Publisher: Albert Music

Country Work of the Year

Title: Big, Big Love
Performed by: Troy Cassar-Daley
Writer: Troy Cassar-Daley
Publisher: EMI Music Publishing Australia Pty Ltd

Blues & Roots Work of the Year

Title: Breakout
Performed by: Ashley Grunwald
Writers: Ashley Groenewald
Pip Norman
Publisher: Mushroom Music Pty Ltd

Urban Work of the Year

Title: Still Standing
Performed by: Hilltop Hoods
Writers: Barry Francis*
Matthew Lambert*
Daniel Smith*
Henry Lawes^
Publishers: Sony/ATV Music Publishing Australia Pty Ltd*
Mushroom Music Pty Ltd^

Dance Work of the Year

Title: Walking On A Dream
Performed by: Empire of the Sun
Writers: Nick Littlemore^/Jonathan Sloan*/Luke Steele*
Publishers: Universal Music Publishing Pty Ltd^/Sony/ATV Music Publishing Australia Pty Ltd*

Rock Work of the Year

Title: Foreign Land
Performed by: Eskimo Joe
Writers: Stuart MacLeod
Joel Quartermain
Steve Parkin
Kav Temperley
Publisher: Mushroom Music Pty Ltd