List of awards and nominations received by Snow Patrol

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Snow Patrol awards and nominations

Snow Patrol live at Muziekcentrum Vredenburg, Utrecht on 11 October 2006
Awards and nominations
Award Wins Nominations
Brit Awards
0 6
BMI Awards
7 7
Grammy Awards
0 1
Hot Press Awards
2 3
IFPI Platinum Europe Awards
5 5
Ivor Novello Awards
1 1
Mercury Prize
0 1
Meteor Music Awards
6 10
MTV Europe Music Awards
0 1
MTV Video Music Awards Japan
0 1
Q Awards
1 4
Echo Awards
0 3
Totals
Awards won 25
Nominations 51

Snow Patrol is a Northern Irish alternative rock band formed in 1994 in Dundee, Scotland. The band consists of vocalist and rhythm guitarist Gary Lightbody, lead guitarist Nathan Connolly, bassist Paul Wilson, drummer Jonny Quinn and keyboardist Tom Simpson. They have released five studio albums to date, which have been released either by the Jeepster or Fiction/Interscope labels.[1] They have sold more than thirteen million albums worldwide.[2]

Snow Patrol first received the Phil Lynott Best New Band award in 1999 at the Hot Press Awards. They also received one Ivor Novello Album Award for their third album Final Straw in 2005. The band has received seven BMI Awards, two for the song "Run" in 2005: "College Song of the Year" and "BMI Pop Award". The other awards were for the songs "Chasing Cars" and "Hands Open", each winning a BMI Pop Award (twice for Chasing Cars, in 2007 and 2008) and for being performed a combined one million times in the United States in 2007. The band has been particularly successful at the Meteor Music Awards, winning six awards from total seven nominations. These awards were for "Best Irish Band" and "Best Irish Album", in 2005 and 2007, "Best Live Performance", in 2007, and "Most Downloaded Song" for "Chasing Cars", in 2007. They have also received five IFPI Platinum Europe Awards; two for the album Final Straw, in 2004 and 2008 for crossing the two million sales mark in Europe; and the others for the album Eyes Open, in 2006, 2007 and 2009, for crossing the three million sales mark in Europe. Overall, Snow Patrol has received 25 awards from 51 nominations.

BRIT Awards

The Brit Awards are the British Phonographic Industry's annual pop music awards. Snow Patrol has received six nominations.[3][4][5]

Year Nominee/work Award Result
2005 Snow Patrol Best British Group Nominated
Best British Rock Act Nominated
Final Straw Best British Album Nominated
2007 Snow Patrol Best British Group Nominated
Eyes Open Best British Album Nominated
"Chasing Cars" Best British Single Nominated

BMI Awards

The BMI Awards are the Broadcast Music Incorporated's annual music awards. Snow Patrol has received seven awards from seven nominations.[6][7][8][9][10]

Year Nominee/work Award Result
2005 "Run" BMI College Song of the Year Won
BMI Pop Award Won
2007 "Chasing Cars" One Million US Performances Won
BMI Pop Award Won
"Hands Open" One Million US Performances Won
BMI Pop Award Won
2008 "Chasing Cars" BMI Pop Award Won

Choice Music Prize

The Choice Music Prize is awarded to albums which best sum up the year in Irish music. The award doesn't take in airplay as a criterion, and is awarded solely on the basis of artistic merit.[11] The award is the Irish equivalent of the UK’s Mercury Music Prize. Snow Patrol has received one nomination.[12]

Year Nominee/work Award Result
2006 Eyes Open Album of the Year Nominated

Echo Awards

The Echo Awards is a German music award event which is held annually. Each year's winner is determined by the previous year's sales, Snow Patrol has received three nominations.

Year Nominee/work Award Result
2007 Snow Patrol International Newcomer of the Year Nominated
2008 Snow Patrol International Group of the Year Nominated
2012 Snow Patrol International Rock/Pop Group Nominated

Grammy Awards

The Grammy Awards are presented annually by the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences of the United States for outstanding achievements in the music industry. Snow Patrol has received one nomination.[13]

Year Nominee/work Award Result
2007 "Chasing Cars" Best Rock Song Nominated

Hot Press Awards

The Hot Press Awards are annually hosted by the Irish magazine Hot Press. Snow Patrol has received two awards from three nominations.[14][15][16]

Year Nominee/work Award Result
1999 Snow Patrol Phil Lynott Award for Best New Band Won
2002 When It's All Over We Still Have to Clear Up Best Irish Album Nominated
2009 Snow Patrol Irish Band of the Decade Won

IFPI Platinum Europe Award

The IFPI Platinum Europe Award is an award given by International Federation of the Phonographic Industry to artists that have sold one million copies of an album in Europe.[17] Snow Patrol has received five awards.[18][19][20][21][22]

Year Nominee/work Award Result
2004 Final Straw One Million European Sales Won
2006 Eyes Open One Million European Sales Won
2007 Eyes Open Two Million European Sales Won
2008 Final Straw Two Million European Sales Won
2009 Eyes Open Three Million European Sales Won

International Dance Music Awards

The International Dance Music Awards are annual music awards held at the Winter Music Conference. Snow Patrol has received one nomination.[23]

Year Nominee/work Award Result
2007 "Chasing Cars" Best Alternative/Rock Dance Track Nominated

Ivor Novello Awards

The Ivor Novello Awards are presented annually by the British Academy of Songwriters, Composers and Authors (BASCA) for excellence in songwriting and composing. Snow Patrol has received one awards from one nomination.[24]

Year Nominee/work Award Result
2005 Final Straw Ivor Novello Album Award Won

NME Awards

The NME Awards are the annual music awards given out by the New Musical Express. Snow Patrol has received one nomination.[25]

Year Nominee/work Award Result
2005 Snow Patrol Best British Band Nominated

Mercury Prize

The Mercury Prize is an annual music prize awarded for the best album from the United Kingdom or Ireland. The award is the UK equivalent of Ireland's Choice Music Prize.[12] Snow Patrol has received one nomination.[26]

Year Nominee/work Award Result
2004 Final Straw Best Album Nominated

Meteor Music Awards

The Meteor Music Awards are the national music awards of Ireland. Snow Patrol has received seven awards from been ten nominations.[27][28][29][30][31]

Year Nominee/work Award Result
2004 Snow Patrol Best Irish Band Nominated
2005 Snow Patrol Best Irish Band Won
Final Straw Best Irish Album Won
2007 Snow Patrol Best Irish Band Won
Snow Patrol Best Live Performance Won
Eyes Open Best Irish Album Won
"Chasing Cars" Most Downloaded Song Won
2010 Snow Patrol Best Irish Band Won
Snow Patrol Best Irish Live Performance Nominated
Up to Now Best Irish Album Nominated

MTV Europe Music Awards

The MTV Europe Music Awards (EMA) are annual music awards to celebrate the most popular music videos in Europe. Snow Patrol has received one nomination.

Year Nominee/work Award Result
2012 Snow Patrol Best World Stage Performance Nominated

MTV Video Music Awards Japan

The MTV Video Music Awards Japan are annual music awards organised by MTV Japan. Snow Patrol has received one nomination.[32]

Year Nominee/work Award Result
2008 "Signal Fire" Best Video from a Film Nominated

Q Awards

The Q Awards are the UK's annual music awards run by the music magazine Q. Snow Patrol has received one award from four nominations.[33][34]

Year Nominee/work Award Result
2004 Snow Patrol Best New Act Nominated
2006 Eyes Open Best Album Nominated
"Chasing Cars" Best Track Nominated
2011 "Chasing Cars" Classic Song Won

Silver Clef Awards

The "O2 Silver Clef Lunch" is annually held in aid of Nordoff-Robbins Music Therapy Charity. The event features the Silver Clef Awards.[35] Snow Patrol has received one award from one nomination.[35]

Year Nominee/work Award Result
2007 Snow Patrol Best British Group Won

TEC Awards

The TEC Awards are annually awarded to recognise achievements of audio professionals. They honour the individuals, companies and technical innovations behind the sound of recordings, films, TV shows and live performances.[36] Snow Patrol has received one nomination.[37]

Year Nominee/work Award Result
2007 "Chasing Cars" Record Production/Single or Track Nominated

UK Festival Awards

The UK Festival Awards is an annual event of UK festival scene which allows festival-goers to set the continuing standard.[38] Snow Patrol has received one award from three nominations.[39][40]

Year Nominee/work Award Result
2007 Snow Patrol Most Memorable Moment Won
2009 Snow Patrol Best Headliner – Radio 1's Big Weekend Nominated
Best Headliner – V Festival Nominated

Heritage Award

In June 2010 the band were commemorated with a Heritage Award by PRS for Music. A plaque was erected on the Duke of York pub in Belfast where the band performed their first gig. The band was only the sixth to receive the award along with the likes of Blur and Elton John. With all the members turning out, they later performed a live set to a small crowd of around 30 people. Quinn described the award as an "honour", and said the plaque meant more to him than other awards that they have received along the way.[41]

Other recognitions

References

  1. ^ "Biography". Snow Patrol. Retrieved 20 May 2009. 
  2. ^ Balls, David (11 September 2009). "Snow Patrol to release greatest hits". Digital Spy. Retrieved 11 September 2009. 
  3. ^ "SP up for three BRITS". Snow Patrol. Retrieved 20 May 2009. 
  4. ^ "Snow Patrol nominated for BRITS!". Snow Patrol. Retrieved 20 May 2009. 
  5. ^ "Franz Ferdinand – Franz lead BRIT Award nominations". Contactmusic. Retrieved 9 June 2009. 
  6. ^ "Steve Winwood, Sting & Snow Patrol among winners at BMI Awards". Starpulse. Retrieved 20 May 2009. 
  7. ^ "BMI honors top European writers, publishers at 2005 London awards; Steve Winwood named a BMI icon". Broadcast Music Incorporated. Retrieved 6 June 2009. 
  8. ^ "Snow Patrol receives BMI Awards". Broadcast Music Incorporated. Retrieved 27 May 2009. 
  9. ^ "2007 BMI London Awards: Song List". Broadcast Music Incorporated. 16 October 2007. Archived from the original on 25 October 2009. Retrieved 25 October 2009. 
  10. ^ "2008 BMI Pop Awards – Award Winning Songs". Broadcast Music Incorporated. 20 May 2008. Archived from the original on 25 October 2009. Retrieved 25 October 2009. 
  11. ^ "About". Choice Music Prize. Retrieved 9 June 2009.  Note: On the left side menu, the link "About" should be clicked.
  12. ^ a b "'Eyes Open' shortlisted for Choice Music Prize!!!". Snow Patrol. Retrieved 20 May 2009. 
  13. ^ "Grammys 2007: The Nominees". Entertainment Weekly. 7 December 2006. Retrieved 21 September 2009. 
  14. ^ Sweeney, Eamon. "Belle Fest". Hot Press. Retrieved 1 October 2009.  Note: Archived page can be found here [1].
  15. ^ "Never mind the Oscars...". Hot Press. 22 March 2002. Retrieved 4 January 2010.  Appears as: "Album Ash – Free All Angels David Kitt – The Big Romance The Frames – For The Birds Snow Patrol – When It's All Over We Still Have To Clean Up."
  16. ^ Sexton, Anne (December 2009). "There's no business like snow business". Hot Press (Annual 2010): 42. Retrieved 6 January 2010. 
  17. ^ "IFPI Platinum Europe Awards". International Federation of the Phonographic Industry. Retrieved 26 May 2009. 
  18. ^ "IFPI Platinum Europe Awards – 2006". International Federation of the Phonographic Industry. Retrieved 26 May 2009. 
  19. ^ "IFPI Platinum Europe Awards – 2007". International Federation of the Phonographic Industry. Archived from the original on 19 October 2013. Retrieved 26 May 2009. 
  20. ^ "November 2004 – Platinum Europe Awards". International Federation of the Phonographic Industry. Retrieved 27 May 2009. 
  21. ^ "IFPI Platinum Europe Awards – 2008". International Federation of the Phonographic Industry. Retrieved 2 June 2009. 
  22. ^ "IFPI Platinum Europe Awards – 2009". International Federation of the Phonographic Industry. Archived from the original on 19 October 2013. Retrieved 2 June 2009. 
  23. ^ "22nd annual IDMA nominees & winners". Winter Music Conference. Archived from the original on 27 December 2008. Retrieved 20 May 2009. 
  24. ^ "Final Straw picks up at the Ivors". Snow Patrol. Retrieved 20 May 2009. 
  25. ^ "NME Awards nominations announced". Xfm. Retrieved 20 July 2009. 
  26. ^ "Mercury Music Prize – Mercury Music Prize nominees announced". Contactmusic. Retrieved 7 June 2009. 
  27. ^ "Patrol big winners at Meteor Awards". Snow Patrol. Retrieved 20 May 2009. 
  28. ^ "Snow Patrol scoop 3 nominations at Meteor Ireland Music Awards 2007". Snow Patrol. Retrieved 20 May 2009. 
  29. ^ "Snow Patrol award nomination". Jeepster. Retrieved 20 May 2009. 
  30. ^ "Meteor Ireland Awards nominees". Raidió Teilifís Éireann. 7 January 2010. Archived from the original on 8 January 2010. Retrieved 8 January 2010. 
  31. ^ "Snow Patrol dazzle at Meteor Awards". Metro. Retrieved 20 May 2009. 
  32. ^ "MTV Japan announce nominees for MTV Music Video Awards Japan 2008" (PDF). Viacom Asia. Archived from the original (PDF) on 17 July 2011. Retrieved 20 May 2009. 
  33. ^ "2006 Q Award nominees announced". Xfm. 16 October 2006. Archived from the original on 29 October 2009. Retrieved 29 October 2009. 
  34. ^ "Band on a run". The Times. 12 November 2004. Archived from the original on 1 October 2009. Retrieved 1 October 2009. 
  35. ^ a b "Paul Weller Honoured With Silver Clef Award". Xfm. Retrieved 8 July 2009. 
  36. ^ "24th annual technical excellence & creativity awards". Mix Foundation. Retrieved 9 June 2009. 
  37. ^ "2007 Nominees for outstanding creative achievement". Mix Foundation. Archived from the original on 11 June 2009. Retrieved 9 June 2009. 
  38. ^ "About the UK Festival Awards". Festival Awards. Retrieved 21 July 2009. 
  39. ^ "The UK Festival Awards 2007". Absolute Radio. Archived from the original on 19 October 2009. Retrieved 21 July 2009. 
  40. ^ "Best Headline Performance (2009)". Festival Awards. Archived from the original on 14 October 2009. Retrieved 14 October 2009. 
  41. ^ http://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/entertainment/music/news/snow-patrol-return-to-pub-where-their-story-began-14830407.html
  42. ^ Orlov, Piotr (August 2001). "Top 75". CMJ New Music. CMJ Network, Inc. (95): 96. ISSN 1074-6978. Retrieved 30 October 2009. 
  43. ^ a b "Tales of the new millennium". Hot Press. 14 December 2001. Retrieved 4 January 2010.  Appears as: "ALBUMS 1 THE FRAMES: For The Birds [Plateau] ... 5 RADIOHEAD: Amnesiac [Parlophone] 6 SNOW PATROL: When It’s All Over We Still Have To Clean Up [Jeepster]." and "ALSO HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THE REVS: 'Wired To The Moon' [Treasure Island] BASEMENT JAXX: 'Where’s Your Head At?' [XL] SNOW PATROL: 'One Night is Not Enough' [Jeepster]."
  44. ^ "Hot Press Readers Poll 2002: Best of Irish". Hot Press. Retrieved 1 October 2009.  Appears as: "ALBUM – 1 The Frames: For The Birds 2 David Kitt: The Big Romance 3 Ash: Free All Angels 4 Aslan: Waiting For The Madness To End 5 The Cranberries: Wake Up And Smell The Coffee 6 Snow Patrol: When It's All Over..." and "DEBUT ALBUM – 1 David Kitt: The Big Romance* 2 Relish: Wild Flowers 3 Cara Dillon: Cara Dillon 4 Snow Patrol: When It's All Over..."
  45. ^ "Franz Ferdinand, Killers, Wilco, Ghostface make first round of Shortlist Prize". MTV. Archived from the original on 4 December 2009. Retrieved 25 June 2009. 
  46. ^ "NME Tracks of the Year 2004". NME. Archived from the original on 4 December 2009. Retrieved 14 June 2009.  Note: On the left side menu, click "2004".
  47. ^ "Snow Patrol on fame, the future and A Hundred Million Suns". The Times. Archived from the original on 24 September 2009. Retrieved 8 July 2009. 
  48. ^ "The 100 Best Songs of the Year". Rolling Stone. Archived from the original on 4 December 2009. Retrieved 14 June 2009. 
  49. ^ "2006 NME's 100 Best Albums of All Time". Timepieces. Archived from the original on 4 December 2009. Retrieved 14 June 2009. 
  50. ^ "Top 40 Irish Albums (in honour of the Top 50 British Thread)". The Word. Archived from the original (reprint) on 4 December 2009. Retrieved 31 August 2009. 
  51. ^ a b "Xfm's Best British Songs of All Time". Xfm. Archived from the original on 4 December 2009. Retrieved 14 June 2009. 
  52. ^ Clayton-Lea, Tony (3 April 2009). "The 50 best Irish music acts right now". The Irish Times. Archived from the original on 19 October 2009. Retrieved 31 August 2009. 
  53. ^ "Xfm's Top 100 Songs of All Time". Xfm. 1 September 2009. Archived from the original on 4 December 2009. Retrieved 4 December 2009. 
  54. ^ "70–61". Xfm. 31 August 2009. Archived from the original on 4 December 2009. Retrieved 11 September 2009. 
  55. ^ "Song of the Decade". Xfm. 2 October 2009. Archived from the original on 4 December 2009. Retrieved 4 December 2009. 
  56. ^ "50–41". Xfm. 29 November 2009. Archived from the original on 4 December 2009. Retrieved 4 December 2009. 
  57. ^ "Catch – Ultimate Ulster". UTV. 30 October 2009. Archived from the original on 4 November 2009. Retrieved 4 November 2009. 
  58. ^ "uPlayer". UTV. Archived from the original on 4 November 2009. Retrieved 4 November 2009.  Event appears at 1:35.
  59. ^ Hanna, Jay; Craddock, David (27 November 2009). "Songs of the Noughties". The Sunday Times. Archived from the original on 5 December 2009. Retrieved 5 December 2009. 
  60. ^ a b "Top 100 chart countdown". Absolute Radio. Archived from the original on 11 December 2009. Retrieved 11 December 2009. 
  61. ^ a b Lew, Jonathan (16 December 2009). "Amazon: Top 10 best-selling albums of decade". The Daily Telegraph. Archived from the original on 17 December 2009. Retrieved 17 December 2009. 
  62. ^ "Snow Patrol song is voted 'greatest of decade'". The Belfast Telegraph. 30 December 2009. Archived from the original on 3 January 2010. Retrieved 3 January 2010. 
  63. ^ "Snow Patrol's Chasing Cars is most played of decade". BBC. 30 December 2009. Archived from the original on 3 January 2010. Retrieved 3 January 2010. 

External links

  • Snow Patrol official website
Retrieved from "https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=List_of_awards_and_nominations_received_by_Snow_Patrol&oldid=788103929"
This content was retrieved from Wikipedia : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_awards_and_nominations_received_by_Snow_Patrol
This page is based on the copyrighted Wikipedia article "List of awards and nominations received by Snow Patrol"; it is used under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License (CC-BY-SA). You may redistribute it, verbatim or modified, providing that you comply with the terms of the CC-BY-SA