Articles Tagged 'Ivor Novello Awards'

Emeli Sande

It’s Official: Emeli Sande Has The Best Song In Britain

A short while ago, we put up the shortlist of songs that had been nominated for Ivor Novello awards, from the last year’s crop of quality pop and roll. And when I say ‘shortlist’ that’s what I mean, because the Ivors work from a selection of three possible winners per award, and there are only […]

America Gets On The Wrong Side Of Plan B

Gentle Anglophenians, forgive us for what you are about to receive. It seems an artist that we all thought was poised to do the business on the fair shores of the US, namely Plan B, has been speaking out about his struggle to gain recognition and support. And he’s chosen to do this using some […]

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2011 Ivor Novellos: Everything Everything Miss Out, Sniff Sniff

The disco ball inside my head is still spinning to Everything Everything‘s sparkling indie pop hit, “My Kz, Ur Bf.” So you can imagine how my happy heart sunk just a wee bit upon hearing that the Manchester-bred foursome missed out at the 56th annual Ivor Novello Awards today (May 19). Ok ok, I’ll put […]

Music Roundup: Everything Everything, Plan B Lead Ivor Novello Nominees

• BBC News reports that nominees for the 2011 Ivor Novello Awards have been announced. Anglophenia favorite Everything Everything will face off against Foals and Villagers in the Best Song category with their ultra-infectious synth number “My Kz, Ur Bf.” The Manchester-based indie pop outfit will also vie for the Best Album trophy versus Bombay […]