2011 Winners

Australian songwriting’s premier music event, the annual APRA Music Awards were held on Tuesday June 21st at Carriageworks in Sydney.

Song of the Year

Title: Big Jet Plane
Artist: Angus and Julia Stone
Writers: Angus Stone/Julia Stone
Publisher: Sony/ATV Music Publishing Australia Pty Ltd

Breakthrough Songwriter of the Year

Writer: Megan Washington
Publisher: J Albert & Son Pty Ltd

Most Played Australian Work

Title: Seventeen
Artist: Jet
Writers: Chris Cester/Nic Cester/Cameron Muncey
Publisher: Universal Music Publishing Pty Ltd

International Work of the Year

Title: Hey, Soul Sister
Artist: Train
Writers: Patrick Monahan/Amund Bjorklund/Espen Lind
Publisher: EMI Music Publishing Australia Pty Ltd

Country Work of the Year

Title: Little Bird
Artist: Kasey Chambers
Writer: Kasey Chambers
Publisher: Mushroom Music Pty Ltd

Blues & Roots Work of the Year

Title: Close To You
Artist: John Butler Trio
Writer: John Butler
Publisher: Family Music Pty Ltd

Urban Work of the Year

Title: Who's That Girl
Artist: Guy Sebastian Featuring Eve
Writers: Guy Sebastian*/Eve Jeffers#
Publishers: Universal Music Publishing Pty Ltd*/ Universal/MCA Music Publishing Pty Ltd#

Dance Work of the Year

Title: Free Fallin
Artist: Zoe Badwi
Writers: Amy Pearson*/Cameron Denny#/Paul Zala#
Publishers: EMI Music Publishing Australia Pty Ltd*/PeppermintBlue Publishing administered by Warner Chappell Music Australia Pty Ltd#

Rock Work of the Year

Title: Seventeen
Artist: Jet
Writers: Chris Cester/Nic Cester/Cameron Muncey
Publisher: Universal Music Publishing Pty Ltd

Most Played Australia Work Overseas

Title: Highway to Hell
Artist: AC/DC
Writers: Angus Young/Malcolm Young/Ronald Scott
Publisher: J Albert & Son Pty Ltd

Songwriter of the Year

Angus and Julia Stone

Ted Albert Award for Outstanding Services to Australian Music

Paul Kelly