Nominees Announced For 2018 Kerrang! Awards

The nominees have been revealed for the 2018 Kerrang! Awards. You can check those out below, and vote HERE. The ceremony will be held at Islington Assembly Hall in London, England on June 21.


Best British Breakthrough:

Employed To Serve
Boston Manor
Dream State
Venom Prison

Best International Breakthrough:

Code Orange
Greta Van Fleet
The Fever 333

Best Song:

Neck Deep – “In Bloom”
Marmozets – “Major System Error”
Architects – “Doomsday”
Mike Shinoda – “Crossing A Line”
Marilyn Manson – “Kill4me”

Best Album:

Enter Shikari – “The Spark”
Foo Fighters – “Concrete And Gold”
A Perfect Circle – “Eat The Elephant”
Marmozets – “Knowing What You Know Now”
Rolo Tomassi – “Time Will Die And Love Will Bury It”

Best British Live Act:

Biffy Clyro
Enter Shikari
Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes

Best International Live Act:

Code Orange
Foo Fighters
Guns N’ Roses

Best British Band:

Enter Shikari
Biffy Clyro
Royal Blood
Iron Maiden

Best International Band:

Foo Fighters
Linkin Park
Green Day
Parkway Drive


Winners Of The 2016 Kerrang! Awards

The 2016 Kerrang! Awards were officially held at the Troxy in London, England today (June 9). Check out the winners below.


Kerrang! Hero: Thin Lizzy

Kerrang! Lifetime Achievement Award: Deftones

Kerrang! Icon: Blink-182

Spirit Of Punk: Frank Carter

Kerrang! Legend: Iron Maiden

Best Event (Presented by Kerrang! TV): You Me At Six – The Ghost Inside Benefit Show

Best British Newcomer (Presented by Help Musicians UK): Creeper

Best International Newcomer (Presented by Troxy): Cane Hill

Best Track (Presented by Kerrang! Radio): All Time Low – “Missing You”

Best Live Band (Presented by Red Stripe): BABYMETAL

Best Album (Presented by Zippo): No Devotion – “Permanence”

Best International Band (Presented by Fireball): A Day To Remember

Best British Band: Asking Alexandria

Best Fanbase: twenty one pilots

Best Film: Deadpool

Best TV Show: Making A Murderer

Best Radio Show: Nights with Alice Cooper – Planet Rock

Best Video Game: Rise Of The Tomb Raider

Best Comic Book: The Wicked + The Divine

Best Festival: Bloodstock

Best Comedian: Amy Schumer

Tweeter Of The Year: Hayley Williams

Nominees For 2016 Kerrang! Awards

The nominees have been revealed for the 2016 Kerrang! Awards. The ceremony will take place at the Troxy in London, England on June 9, and it will be hosted by Justin Hawkins (The Darkness) and Benji Webbe (Skindred). There will also be performances from Asking Alexandria and more. Voting is now open at


Best Event – Presented by Kerrang! TV:

  • Guns N’ Roses – Las Vegas Reunion Shows
  • 5 Seconds Of Summer – Sounds Live Feels Live Tour
  • Slipknot – Alexandra Palace Shows
  • You Me At Six – The Ghost Inside Benefit Show
  • Biffy Clyro – Edinburgh’s Hogmanay

Best British Newcomer – Presented by Help Musicians UK:

  • Counterfeit
  • Creeper
  • Milk Teeth
  • Muncie Girls
  • The Struts

Best International Newcomer – Presented by Troxy:

  • Cane Hill
  • The Dirty Nil
  • Beach Slang
  • Beautiful Bodies
  • Biters

Best Track – Presented by Kerrang! Radio:

  • Moose Blood – “Honey”
  • Against The Current – “Running With The Wild Things”
  • Panic! At The Disco – “Emperor’s New Clothes”
  • Architects – “A Match Made In Heaven”
  • All Time Low – “Missing You”

Best Live Band – Presented by Red Stripe:

  • Black Veil Brides
  • Twenty One Pilots
  • Nightwish
  • Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes

Best Album – Presented by Zippo:

  • Iron Maiden – “The Book Of Souls”
  • Neck Deep – “Life’s Not Out To Get You”
  • Asking Alexandria – “The Black”
  • No Devotion – “Permanence”
  • Baroness – “Purple”

Best International Band – Presented by Fireball:

  • All Time Low
  • Metallica
  • A Day To Remember
  • Fall Out Boy

Best British Band:

  • Bring Me The Horizon
  • Iron Maiden
  • Enter Shikari
  • Biffy Clyro
  • Asking Alexandria

Best Fanbase:

  • Gerard Way
  • Pierce The Veil
  • Black Veil Brides
  • Paramore
  • Twenty One Pilots

Best Film:

  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens
  • Deadpool
  • Minions
  • Ant-Man
  • Jurassic World

Best TV Show:

  • The Walking Dead
  • Daredevil
  • Jessica Jones
  • Making A Murderer
  • Adventure Time

Best Radio Show:

  • Fresh Blood with Alex Baker – Kerrang! Radio
  • MOJO Rocks with Phil Alexander – Planet Rock
  • Radio 1 Rock Show with Daniel P Carter
  • Beats 1 with Zane Lowe
  • Nights with Alice Cooper – Planet Rock

Best Video Game:

  • Far Cry Primal
  • Fallout 4
  • Rise Of The Tomb Raider
  • Guitar Hero Live
  • Star Wars Battlefront

Best Comic Book:

  • The Wicked + The Divine
  • 2000 AD
  • Saga
  • Nimona
  • Descender

Best Festival:

  • Download
  • Slam Dunk
  • Reading & Leeds
  • Bloodstock
  • The Great Escape

Best Comedian:

  • Matt Berry
  • Amy Schumer
  • Josie Long
  • Bill Bailey
  • Louis CK

Tweeter Of The Year:

  • Jono Yates
  • Corey Taylor
  • Mark Hoppus
  • Becky Blomfield
  • Hayley Williams