ARIA Awards 2011

List of ARIA Awards Nominations & Winners 2011

Album of the Year

  • Boy and Bear - Moonfire
  • Cut Copy - Zonoscope Lyrics
  • Eskimo Joe - Ghosts of the Past
  • Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu - Rrakala
  • Grinderman - 2

ARIA Hall Of Fame

  • Nick Cave Lyrics

Best Adult Alternative Album

  • Boy and Bear - Moonfire
  • Grinderman - 2
  • Little Red - Midnight Remember
  • Seeker Lover Keeper - Seeker Lover Keeper
  • The Panics - Rain On The Humming Wire

Best Adult Contemporary Album

  • Billy Thorpe - Billy Thorpe's Tangier
  • Colin Hay - Gathering Mercury Lyrics
  • John Farnham - Jack
  • Damien Leith - Roy
  • Mark Seymour and the Undertow - Undertow

Best Blues & Roots Album

  • The Audreys - Sometimes The Stars
  • Backsliders - Starvation Box
  • Blue King Brown - Worldwize Part 1 - North & South
  • John Butler Trio - Live At Red Rocks
  • The Waifs - Temptation

Best Children’s Album

  • The Wiggles - Ukulele Baby!
  • Dirtgirlworld - Dig It
  • Holly Throsby - See!
  • Play School - Let's Play Together

Best Classical Album

  • Sally Whitwell - Mad Rush: Piano Music of Philip Glass
  • Karin Schaupp & Flinders Quartet - Fandango
  • Latitude 37 - Latitude 37
  • Australian Chamber Orchestra - Mozart Violin Concertos Vol 2
  • Teddy Tahu Rhodes - Serious Songs

Best Comedy Release

  • Hamish & Andy - Celebrating 50 Glorious Years
  • Adam Hills - Inflatable
  • Buddy Goode - The One and Only Buddy Goode
  • Josh Thomas - Josh Thomas 'Surprise': Warehouse Comedy Festival
  • Tim Minchin - Tim Minchin & The Heritage Orchestra

Best Country Album

  • Kasey Chambers - Little Bird
  • Jasmine Rae - Listen Here
  • Keith Urban - Get Closer Lyrics
  • Shane Nicholson - Bad Machines
  • Troy Cassar-Daley - Live

Best Cover Art

  • Cut Copy - Zonoscope Lyrics
  • Art vs Science - The Experiment
  • Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu - Rrakala
  • Oh Mercy - Great Barrier Grief
  • Billy Thorpe - Billy Thorpe's Tangier

Best Dance Release

  • Cut Copy - Zonoscope Lyrics
  • Bag Raiders - Bag Raiders
  • Miami Horror - Illumination
  • Pnau - Soft Universe
  • The Potbelleez - From The Music

Best Female Artist

  • Kimbra - Cameo Lover
  • Adalita - Adalita
  • Clare Bowditch - Are You Ready Yet?
  • Kasey Chambers - Little Bird
  • Washington - Holy Moses

Best Group

  • Boy and Bear - Moonfire
  • Eskimo Joe - Ghosts of the Past
  • Grinderman - 2
  • The Living End - The Ending Is Just The Beginning Repeating
  • Birds of Tokyo - Wild at Heart

Best Hard Rock/Heavy Metal Album

  • Front End Loader - Ritardando
  • Coerce - Ethereal Surrogate Saviour
  • Cosmic Psychos - Glorius Barsteds
  • Dream On Dreamer - Heartbound
  • Floatingme - Floatingme

Best Independent Release

  • Art vs Science - The Experiment
  • Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu - Rrakala
  • John Butler Trio - Live At Red Rocks
  • Tex Perkins & The Dark Horses - Tex Perkins & The Dark Horses
  • The Jezabels - Dark Storm

Best Jazz Album

  • Elixir featuring Katie Noonan - First Seed Ripening
  • Allan Browne
  • Marc Hannaford
  • Sam Anning - Shreveport Stomp
  • Kristin Berardi and The Jazzgroove Mothership Orchestra - Berardi meets The Jazzgroove Mothership Orchestra
  • Sarah McKenzie - Don't Tempt Me
  • The Idea of North - Extraordinary Tale

Best Male Artist

  • Gotye - Somebody That I Used to Know
  • Drapht - The Life of Riley
  • Gareth Liddiard - Strange Tourist
  • Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu - Rrakala
  • Josh Pyke - No One Wants a Lover

Best Music DVD

  • AC/DC - AC/DC - Live at River Plate
  • Tex Perkins - Man In Black
  • Various - triple j One Night Stand
  • Powderfinger - Sunsets Farewell Tour
  • RocKwiz - Live National Tour

Best Original Soundtrack

  • Chris Lilley - Angry Boys
  • Jed Kurzel - Snowtown
  • Stephen Pigram, Alan Pigram, Alex Lloyd - Mad Bastards
  • Sydney Symphony and cast conducted by Alexander Briger - Don John of Austria
  • Various Artists - Mary Poppins Australian Cast Recording

Best Pop Release

  • Gotye - Somebody That I Used to Know
  • Architecture In Helsinki - Moment Bends Lyrics
  • Guy Sebastian - Who's That Girl
  • Gypsy & The Cat - Gilgamesh
  • Washington - Holy Moses

Best Rock Album

  • The Living End - The Ending Is Just The Beginning Repeating
  • Children Collide - Theory Of Everything
  • Eskimo Joe - Ghosts Of The Past
  • Jebediah - Kosciuszko
  • Papa Vs Pretty - United In Isolation

Best Urban Album

  • Drapht - The Life Of Riley
  • Illy - The Chase
  • Phrase - Babylon
  • Vents - Marked For Death

Best Video

  • Gotye - Somebody That I Used To Know Lyrics
  • Eskimo Joe - Love Is A Drug
  • Children Collide - Loveless
  • Kimbra - Cameo Lover
  • Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu - Gopuru

Best World Music Album

  • Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu - Rrakala
  • David Bridie, Hein Arumisore, Jacob Rumbiak, Ronny Kareni & Donny Roem - Strange Birds in Paradise: A West Papuan Soundtrack
  • Saltwater Band - Malk
  • Shaolin Afronauts - Flight Of The Ancients
  • Slava & Leonard Grigoryan, Joseph & James Tawadros - Band of Brothers

Breakthrough Artist – Album

  • Boy and Bear - Moonfire
  • Drapht - The Life of Riley
  • Gypsy & The Cat - Gilgamesh
  • Oh Mercy - Great Barrier Grief
  • The Middle East - I Want That You Are Always Happy

Breakthrough Artist – Single

  • Boy and Bear - Feeding Line Lyrics
  • Drapht - Rapunzel
  • Havana Brown - We Run The Night Lyrics
  • The Jezabels - Dark Storm
  • Zoe Badwi - Freefallin

Engineer of the Year

  • Gotye - Somebody That I Used To Know Lyrics
  • Drapht - Rapunzel
  • Billy Thorpe - Billy Thorpe's Tangier
  • Eskimo Joe - Ghosts of the Past
  • Josh Pyke - No One Wants A Lover

Highest Selling Album

  • Altiyan Childs - Altiyan Childs
  • Angus & Julia Stone - Down The Way Lyrics
  • Birds Of Tokyo - Birds Of Tokyo
  • Keith Urban - Get Closer Lyrics
  • Various - He Will Have His Way - The Songs of Tim & Neil Finn

Highest Selling Single

  • Guy Sebastian - Who's That Girl Lyrics
  • Birds of Tokyo - Plans Lyrics
  • Gotye - Somebody That I Used To Know Lyrics
  • Havana Brown - We Run The Night Lyrics
  • Jessica Mauboy - Saturday Night Lyrics

Most Popular Australian Artist

  • Birds of Tokyo Lyrics
  • Altiyan Childs Lyrics
  • Angus & Julia Stone Lyrics
  • Drapht
  • Guy Sebastian Lyrics
  • Jessica Mauboy Lyrics
  • John Farnham Lyrics
  • Justice Crew Lyrics
  • Keith Urban Lyrics
  • Stan Walker Lyrics

Most Popular Australian Live Artist

  • The Living End Lyrics
  • Birds of Tokyo Lyrics
  • Justice Crew Lyrics
  • Keith Urban Lyrics
  • Shannon Noll Lyrics

Most Popular International Artist

  • Pink Lyrics
  • Adele Lyrics
  • Chris Brown Lyrics
  • Jennifer Lopez Lyrics
  • Jessie J Lyrics
  • Kesha Lyrics
  • Lady GaGa Lyrics
  • Lmfao Lyrics
  • Pitbull Lyrics
  • Rihanna Lyrics

Producer of the Year

  • Gotye - Somebody That I Used to Know
  • Eskimo Joe - Ghosts of the Past
  • Josh Pyke - No One Wants A Lover
  • Billy Thorpe - Billy Thorpe's Tangier
  • Boy and Bear - Moonfire

Single of the Year

  • Gotye - Somebody That I Used To Know Lyrics
  • Birds of Tokyo - Wild At Heart Lyrics
  • Boy and Bear - Feeding Line Lyrics
  • Drapht - Rapunzel
  • Guy Sebastian - Who's That Girl Lyrics
  • The Jezabels - Dark Storm

The ARIA Hall of Fame

  • Kylie Minogue Lyrics
  • Wiggles Lyrics