ARIA Awards Aussie music



Recognising the many achievements of Aussie artists across all music genres, the ARIA (Australian Recording Industry Association)  Awards are the music industry’s annual night of nights. 


The ARIA Awards have come a long way since its first appearance in front of 500 industry guests at the Sydney Sheraton Wentworth Hotel in 1987. More than two decades later, the ARIAs are now held in front of 2,500+ guests, 5,000+ members of the general public and to an audience of 2 million viewers of live commercial television.

2010  ARIA Award  Winners

Angus and Julia Stone 






Album of the year




Angus and Julia Stone



Down the Way



 Single of the year



Angus and Julia Stone



Big Jet Plane



Best Female artist




Megan Washington



Best male artist



Dan Sultan



Best group



Temper Trap




Breakthrough artist



Megan Washington



I Believe You Liar



Best independent release



Sia



We Are Born



Most popular Australian single



Temper Trap



Sweet Disposition



Most popular Australian album



Powderfinger



Golden Rule



Most popular Australian artist



Powderfinger



Most popular international artist



Mumford and Sons









"ARIA Awards Hall of Fame inductees"


AC/DC

Peter Allen

The Angels (Australian band)

Australian Crawl

Jimmy Barnes

Bee Gees

Graeme Bell

Don Burrows

Brian Cadd

Kev Carmody

Nick Cave

The Church (band)

Richard Clapton

Cold Chisel

Daddy Cool (band)

Horrie Dargie

Peter Dawson (bass-baritone)

Smoky Dawson

The Dingoes

Divinyls

Dragon (band)

Slim Dusty

The Easybeats

John Farnham

Renée Geyer

Percy Grainger

Rolf Harris

Marcia Hines

Hoodoo Gurus

Hunters and Collectors

Icehouse (band)

Frank Ifield

INXS

Jo Jo Zep & The Falcons

Col Joye

Paul Kelly (musician)

Little Pattie

Little River Band

Jimmy Little

The Loved Ones

Lobby Loyde

The Masters Apprentices

Nellie Melba

Men at Work

Mental As Anything

Max Merritt

Midnight Oil

Models (band)

Russell Morris

Olivia Newton-John

Johnny O'Keefe

Radio Birdman

Helen Reddy

Rose Tattoo

Normie Rowe

The Saints (band)

The Seekers

Sherbet (band)

Glenn Shorrock

Skyhooks (band)

Split Enz

Joan Sutherland

Billy Thorpe

The Triffids

Vanda and Young

John Williamson (singer)

Ross Wilson (musician)
John Paul Young

Johnny Young


For the latest ARIA news go to  http://www.aria.com.au/