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Forum - General: Latest Music News - New Releases - March 2009

2nd March
CD Singles:
Revelry - Kings of Leon (RCA/Sony)
Caught in the Crowd - Kate Miller-Heidke (Sony)
Someone So Much - Bob Evans (EMI)
Which Song - Max Tundra (EMI)
Tell Me it's Not Over - StarSailor (Virgin/EMI)
Princess - Short Stack (Sunday Morning/UMA)
Hey Boys and Girls (Truth of the World Pt.2) - Evermore (Warner Australia)
I Am Australian - Bruce & Claire Woodley with Dave & Merelyn Carter (Sony BMG)

Downloads:
Shining Light - Annie Lennox (RCA/Sony)
It Won't Be Like This for Long (VS) - Darius Rucker (EMI)
Move (if You Wanna) (VS) - Mims (EMI)
Part of Me (VS) - Chris Cornell feat Timbaland (Interscope/UMA)
What's So Bad (About Feeling Good) - Ben Lee (Dew Process/UMA)
Runaway (+VS) - Dukes of Windsor (Island Australia/UMA)
Princess - Short Stack (Sunday Morning/UMA)
Raise the Alarm - The Living End (Dew Process/UMA)
Run (VS) - Snow Patrol (Polydor/UMA)
Bottle Pop (VS) - The Pussycat Dolls (Interscope/UMA)
Don't Chase Me (VS) - Shea Fisher (ABC Pop/UMA)

Albums:
No Line on the Horizon (5 Versions) - U2 (Mercury UK/UMA)
Boombox - Kylie Minogue (Mushroom/Warner)
At the Paradiso-Amsterdam - Live (Action Front/Sony)
Futuristically Speaking... Never Be Afraid - Yo Majesty (EMI)
Mr. Lucky - Chris Isaak (Universal)
Fearless (Australian Tour Edition) - Taylor Swift (Big Machine/UMA)
No Sleep Till Hammersmith (Deluxe Ed.) - Motorhead (Universal Int.)
All That Jazz (2CD) - Kate Ceberano (Liberation/UMA)
Hail to the King - Hillsong London (Hillsong/Sony)

Compilations:
It's a Misery Business - Various (Rhino/Warner)
Sisterhood of the Travelling Pants 2 - Soundtrack (Warner)
ROCK - Various (Joint Venture/UMA)
Guys and Dolls - Broadway Cast Recording (RCA/Sony)

Music DVD's:
At the Paradiso-Amsterdam - Live (Action Front/Sony)
Nightmoves - Various (Liberation/UMA)
Hail to the King - Hillsong London (Hillsong/Sony)

DVD Movies:
Death Race (BR) (Jason Statham/Action)
Rock N Rolla (BR) (Gerard Butler/Action)
The Square (Nash Edgerton/Thriller)
Nights in Rodanthe (Richard Gere/Drama)
Virgin Territory (Hayden Christensen/Comedy)
TV Series:
Smallville-Season 7
Futurama-Into the Wild Green Yonder
Moonlight-Series 1
Shark-Series 1
CSI Miami-Season 5
CSI New York-Season 3

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9th March
CD Singles:
Feels Like Woah - Wes Carr (Sony)
Last of the English Roses - Pete Doherty (Capitol/EMI)
Your Call - Secondhand Serenade (Liberation/UMA)
Love Story (Maxi Single) - Taylor Swift (Big Machine/UMA)
Bottle Pop - The Pussycat Dolls (Interscope/UMA)

Downloads:
Shimmer and Shine (VS) - Ben Harper (EMI)
If I Know You (VS) - The Presets (Modular/UMA)
Get on Your Boots (Crookers Remix) - U2 (Mercury UK/UMA)
Lover (VS) - Andrew Morris (ABC Pop/UMA)
Walking on Air (RT) - Kerli (Def Jam/UMA)
Part of Me - Chris Cornell feat Timbaland (Interscope/UMA)
Bottle Pop - The Pussycat Dolls (Interscope/UMA)

Albums:
We Sing, We Dance, We Steal Things (CD/DVD) - Jason Mraz (Elektra/Warner)
Murs for President - Murs (Warner)
All I Ever Wanted (2 Versions) - Kelly Clarkson (RCA/Sony)
All the Plans (2 Versions) - StarSailor (Virgin/EMI)
Round Two - J.Holiday (EMI)
Radio Wars (2 Versions) - The Howling Bells (Liberation/UMA)
With Friends-Inside I'm Singing - Secret Garden (Universal Classics)
To Lose My Life... - The White Lies (Polydor/UMA)
White Noise Rarities (Coll.Ed.) - The Living End (Dew Process/UMA)
A Twist in My Story (Deluxe Ed.) - Secondhand Serenade (Liberation/UMA)
Needs and Wants (DL only) - Andrew Morris (ABC Pop/UMA)
Confetti (DL only) - Little Birdy (Eleven/UMA)

Compilations:
Triple J Hottest 100 Vol 16 - Various (ABC Pop/UMA)
Watchmen - Soundtrack (Reprise/Warner)
Spunks Single's Club - Various (Spunk/EMI)
City Homicide - Soundtrack (Sony)
The NRL Big Hits - Various (Sony)

Music DVD's:
The Kids are Alright - The Who (Universal)
Tribute to Pavarotti (+BR) - Various (Decca/UMA)

DVD Movies:
Mirrors (Keifer Sutherland/Thriller)
Choke (Sam Rockwell/Comedy)
Disaster Movie (BR) (Comedy)
Saw 5 (BR) (Horror)
Vacancy 2 (Thriller)
Pinocchio (Platinum Edition-Disney)
Traitor (Don Cheadle/Thriller)
How to Lose Friends and Alienate People (Simon Pegg/Comedy)
TV Series:
Army Wives-Season 1
Greek-Season 1
Kyle XY-Season 2
Ugly Betty-Season 2

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16th March
CD Singles:
If U Seek Amy - Britney Spears (Jive/Sony)
Been Waiting - Jessica Mauboy (Sony)
Chunk of Change (EP) - Passion Pit (Columbia/Sony)
Thinking of You - Katy Perry (Capitol/EMI)
Love Etc. - Pet Shop Boys (EMI)
Tape Song - The Kills (EMI)
Dead and Gone - T.I. feat Justin Timberlake (Grand Hustle/Warner)

Downloads:
Love Etc. (VS) - Pet Shop Boys (EMI)
Happy Up Here (VS) - Royksopp (EMI)
T-Shirt - Shontelle (Universal)

Albums:
Grace/Wastelands - Pete Doherty (Capitol/EMI)
The Sunspot Letters - Leader Cheetah (Spunk/EMI)
Milk the Bee - The Break & Repair Method (Lippman/Warner)
Re:Generations - Nat King Cole and Various (EMI)
Little Hells - Marissa Nadler (Spunk/EMI)
Hazards of Love - The Decemberists (EMI)
Scream - Chris Cornell (Interscope/UMA)
Succumb (Deluxe Ed.) - David Bridie (Liberation/UMA)
After the Dance (+DL) - Jenny Queen (ABC Pop/UMA)
Mix Tape (+DL) - Kram (Island/UMA)
It's Great to Be Alive - Fake Problems (Shock)

Compilations:
Watchmen (Score) - Soundtrack (Reprise/Warner)
Inspector Rex - Soundtrack (Universal TV)
Alchemy - Various (Universal TV)
Vicious Cuts 2009 - Various (M.O.S./UMA)
Two Fists One Heart - Soundtrack (Liberation/UMA)
Raw 09 - Various (OneLove/Sony)

Music DVD's:
Symphony: Live in Vienna - Sarah Brightman (EMI)
Live at Last (+BR) - Stevie Wonder (Motown/UMA)

DVD Movies:
James Bond-Quantum of Solace (BR) (Daniel Craig/Action)
Flashbacks of a Fool (Daniel Craig/Drama)
The Wackness (Josh Peck/Comedy)
Hell Ride (Dennis Hopper/Action)
The Longshots (Ice Cube/Comedy)
The I Inside (Ryan Phillippe/Thriller)
TV Series:
Bones-Season 3
Criminal Minds-Season 3
Eli Stone-Season 2
Secret Diary of a Call Girl-Season 2

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23rd March
CD Singles:
Right Round - Flo Rida feat Ke$ha (Atlantic/Warner)
Little Bird - Threatmantics (EMI)
Bad Times (EP) - The Presidents of the United States of America (EMI)
Bruised Water - Chicane ft Natasha Bedingfield (Central St/UMA)

Downloads:
EPK (VS) - Royksopp (EMI)
Shimmer and Shine (VS) - Ben Harper (EMI)
On the Cover II (VS) - MXPX (EMI)
Bad Times (EP) - The Presidents of the United States of America (EMI)
Spaceship (+VS) - Phrase (Universal)
Mama's Gun (VS) - Single No.2 (Decca/UMA)
Undercurrent (+VS) - Royal Treatmant Plant (Universal)
Language - Regular John (Different Music/UMA)

Albums:
Truth of the World-Welcome to the Show (2 Versions) - Evermore (Scorpio/Warner)
The Way the World Looks - Wes Carr (Sony)
Neverender: Children of the Fence - Coheed & Cambria (Columbia/Sony)
Yes - Pet Shop Boys (EMI)
Junior - Royksopp (EMI)
On the Cover II - MXPX (EMI)
Retrospective 3 (1989-2007) (CD/DVD) - Rush (Atlantic/Warner)
Approaching Normal - Blue October (Universal)
Back on My B.S. - Busta Rhymes (Universal)
Echoes of the Mountains - Dry Branch Fire Squad (Rounder/Universal)
Fever Ray - Fever Ray (M.O.S./UMA)
Metamorphosis - Papa Roach (Interscope/UMA)
Awake - Secondhand Serenade (Liberation/UMA)
Shea - Shea Fisher (ABC Pop/UMA)
Sell Out (Deluxe Ed.) - The Who (Universal)
Incredibad (CD/DVD) - The Lonely Island (Universal)
Shine - Martina McBride (RCA Nashville/Sony)

Compilations:
Holy Hip Hop Vol.7 - Various (EMI)
Bombora - Story of Australian Surfing - Various (ABC Pop/UMA)
Kitsune Tabloid by Phoenix - Various (M.O.S./UMA)
Skitz Mix 31 - Various (Universal)

Music DVD's:
Neverender: Children of the Fence - Coheed & Cambria (Columbia/Sony)
The Concert (+BR) - Barbra Streisand (Universal)

DVD Movies:
Sex Drive (James Marsden/Comedy)
Phantom Punch (Ving Rhames/Drama)
Talk to Me (Don Cheadle/Drama)
Against the Dark (Steven Seagal/Vampire Horror)

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30th March
CD Singles:
Chance to Say Goodbye - Pete Murray (Columbia/Sony)
Kingdom of Rust - The Doves (EMI)
Broken Strings - James Morrison feat Nelly Furtado (Polydor/UMA)
Serio - Lost Valentinos (M.O.S./UMA)
Wonder - Shelley Harland (AMC/Sony)
Dog Days - Florence and the Machine (Island/UMA)

Downloads:
Love, Sex, Magic - Ciara feat JT (Sony)
The Devil in Me (RS) - Jackson Jackson (EMI)

Albums:
New Jack City Part 2 - Bow Wow (Columbia/Sony)
The Annie Lennox Collection - Annie Lennox (RCA/Sony)
American Soldier - Queensryche (Rhino/Warner)
Want - 3OH!3 (Atlantic/Warner)
Quiet Night - Diana Krall (Verve/UMA)
Never Too Late - Hedley (Universal)
A Woman and A Man Walked By - PJ Harvey (Island/UMA)
Love at the End of the World - Sam Roberts Band (Rounder/UMA)

Compilations:
So Fresh: Autumn 2009 - Various (Joint Venture/UMA)
The Boat That Rocked - Soundtrack (Mercury/UMA)

Music DVD's:
Maximum R&B Live - The Who (Polydor/UMA)
A World of Pop - Various (Universal TV)

DVD Movies:
Australia (Hugh Jackman/Nicole Kidman/Drama)
Journey to the Center of the Earth (Brendan Fraser/Action)
Sisterhood of the Travelling Pants 2 (America Ferrer/Drama)
TV Series:
One Tree Hill-Season 5
Las Vegas-Season 4
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Good to release dates for Evermore's Single and Album.
Wes Carr also.
Natalie Bassingthwaighte's third single will be issued first week of April, entitled "Not For You" (Tk 5 from the 1000 Stars album).
Just wondering if My Love by The Dream && Mariah will be released as Digital and Physical in Australia.

Any staff memeber could help.. thanx.

Thankyou very much Bulion!!

I like the way you organised the list,
now i know what to buy.
Anyone know if mcflys Radio:ACTIVE is getting released in australia?
Just added Chicane on March 23rd.

U2's next single is "Magnificent" on April 3rd, as too is Ne-Yo's "Mad", which was a hit in the UK in late December.

Kevin Rudolf's "Welcome to the World" (which Nova added this week) is out April 10th, as too is September's next single, "Can't Get Over".

17th of April from UMA see's the return of the (now) supergroup, The Black Eyed Peas, who's new track is called "Boom Boom Pow".

Akon and Sash! have TBC singles for May 1st, plus The Presets have a "Tour Edition" of their album coming out in the first week of May.

And finally, be warned, Bob the Builder has a new album coming at the end of May called "Appetite for Construction" (true )
Black Eved Peas and Bob the Builder, sounds like a recipe for an A.R.I.A chart nightmare. Hope they both flop in April. Fingers crossed.
Finally the next september single and released along the uk!!
the new BEP song was a bit disappointing
hope Bob dont ever come near the top 50 charts
Hits that are coming soon in March/April 2009

According to www.otvoreni.hr

Kanye West - Amazing (4th single)
Lily Allen - Not Fair (2nd single)
Duffy - Stepping Stone (Digital Single)
James Morrison - Please Don't Stop The Rain
Kid Rock - Low Life (Living the High Life)

Asher Roth - I Love College
Leona Lewis - I Will Be
Sarah Whatmore - Undefined
Kat DeLuna & Lil Wayne - Put It On
Nickelback - I'd Come for You

Nerd - Sooner or Later (Comeback single)
The Dream & Mariah Carey - My Love
The Ting Tings - We Walk (3rd Single)
Kevin Rudolf - Welcome To The World (2nd Single)
Dido - Quiet Times (2nd Single)

Akon - Beautiful
Neyo - Mad
Jason Mraz & Colbie Caillat - Lucky
The Lonely Island - I'm on a Boat
A.R.Rahman feat. Nicole Scherz - Jai Ho (You are my Destiny)













Wes Carr album titled announced, check out March 23rd.
Eminem's new set is called "Relapse", and is due May 22nd.
Lily Allen's "Not Fair" has been cancelled but - "F**k You" is announced as her 2nd main single
Ah, Brandon... gotta call you (or your info) out on a couple of things.
Firstly, Kanye has not released a 3rd single to any format of radio in US let alone anywhere else in the world (despite a film clip being made for Welcome To Heartbreak, which I recommend highly).
Secondly, The Ting Tings have released 3 singles already, with Fruit Machine being a 4th single including club tracks). So, We Walk would be the 5th single.
Oh, and NERD have released two singles already in their 'comeback' (Everybody Nose, Spaz).
Beyonce News Update:

EW.com's Popwatch has reveleaed that Beyonce's next set of dual singles to be released will be "Ego" and "Broken-Hearted Girl".

Beyonce has also finished two new music videos to keep fans happy while she's crisscrossing the globe: "Broken-Hearted Girl," from the ballad-heavy I Am... half of her recent double album, and ...Sasha Fierce's up-tempo "Ego."

Beyonce co-directed the latter clip with her choreographer. "My goal for [the 'Ego' video] is simplicity," she says. "In 'Single Ladies,' I saw this old tape of Bob Fosse's wife, and I used that as inspiration.
I thought in this world, with all the technology and everything that's going on, to strip everything down -- great idea. So I kind of did the same thing, but glossy and black, for 'Ego.'"

One thing that the video for "Ego" won't share with "Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)" is a certain animatronic appendage. "I didn't have the Sasha Fierce hand [in the video]," she laughs. "But I have it on the tour. It's actually even more wild -- I have to figure out how I'm going to perform with that hand!"

New Radio Airplay singles released in Europe:

According to otvoreni.hr

Anastacia - Defeated
Beyonce - Ego/Broken Hearted Girl
Dido - It Comes and It Goes
Flo Rida - Sugar
Black Eyed Peas - Boom Boom Pow

Chris Cornell - Part of Me
Natasha Bedingfield - Again
Lily Allen - Fuck You
Ciara & Justin Timberlake - Love, Sex, Magic
Calvin Harris - I'm Not Alone




Considering Sex On Fire made the last So Fresh I would have expected Use Somebody to be on this one particularly as it's been in the top 30 for the past 20 weeks. Also surprised to see no Beyonce once again. Considering she used to be a regular and her singles are popular and been top 10 hits she has been left off the last 2 So Fresh compilations. In 2006 So Fresh used to put 22 songs on the CD. I wish they still would do that. The Now series always has 22 songs on it. Better value.


Description
So Fresh - what needs to be said? The No.1 selling compilation brand in Australia and still the most successful compilation series ever steps it up another notch with the release of The Hits Of Autumn 2009. The Autumn collection continues with 20 of your favorite chart toppers from the likes of Taylor Swift, Kelly Clarkson, The Fray, Lady GaGa, P!nk and many more. Also includes a bonus DVD with 12 of the hottest clips out!

So Fresh: The Hits Of Autumn 2009 + Bonus DVD – what else do you need?
Genre: Music > Pop > Pop

Release Date: Mon 30 Mar 2009
Catalogue Number: 5317484
Track Listing
Disk 1
1. Taylor Swift - Love Story
2. Kelly Clarkson - My Life Would Suck Without You
3. The Fray - You Found Me
4. Jessica Mauboy - Burn
5. The All American Rejects - Gives You Hell
6. P!nk - Please Don't Leave Me
7. Cassie Davis - Like It Loud
8. Lady Gaga - Eh, Eh (Nothing Else I Can Say)
9. Wes Carr - Feels Like Woah
10. The Pussycat Dolls - Bottle Pop
11. The Ian Carey Project - Get Shaky
12. Britney Spears - Circus
13. Natalie Bassingthwaighte - Someday Soon
14. Global Deejays Feat Rozalla - Everybodys Free (Klaas Radio Edit)
15. Kevin Rudolf Feat Lil Wayne - Let It Rock
16. Akon - Right Now (Na Na Na)
17. Fall Out Boy - America's Suitehearts
18. The Living End - Raise The Alarm
19. Metro Station - Seventeen Forever
20. Secondhand Serenade - Your Call
Disk 2
1. (Dvd) Taylor Swift - Love Story
2. Kelly Clarkson - My Life Would Suck Without You
3. The Fray - You Found Me
4. Jessica Mauboy - Burn
5. The All American Rejects - Gives You Hell
6. P!nk - Please Don't Leave Me
7. Cassie Davis - Like It Loud
8. Lady Gaga - Eh, Eh (Nothing Else I Can Say)
9. The Pussycat Dolls - Bottle Pop
10. The Ian Carey Project -Get Shaky
11. Britney Spears - Circus
12. Kevin Rudolf Feat Lil Wayne - Let It Rock
Besides Kings Of Leon & Beyonce being absent, this So Fresh compilation is pretty decent. Wes Carr's You should of been on it rather than his new single or his song should have been on the Summer edition. Everything else looks good. One of the better So Freshes for a while.
Natalie Bassingthwaighte's third single has now been confirmed as the album title track "1000 stars"
1. Lily Allen - The Fear
2. 3oh!3 - Don't Trust Me
3. Katy Perry - Thinking Of You
4. Empire Of The Sun - We Are The People
5. Coldplay - Life In Technicolor II
6. Nickelback - Gotta Be Somebody
7. Saving Abel - Addicted
8. Sneaky Sound System - 16
9. Jonas Brothers - Lovebug
10. Biffy Clyro - Mountains
11. Kaiser Chiefs - Never Miss A Beat
12. Evermore - Between The Lines
13. End Of Fashion - Dying For You
14. The Break And Repair Method - You Won't Be Able To Be Sad
15. O.a.r. - Shattered (Turn The Car Around)
16. The Kooks - Sway
17. Wiley Feat. Daniel Merriweather - Cash In My Pocket
18. Zoe Badwi - Release Me
19. Rhys - Hot Summer
20. The Potbelleez - Trouble Trouble
21. Chicane Feat. Natasha Bedingfield - Bruised Water


track listing for the NOW. So Fresh's poorer cousin.

there was a period where now was rivalling So Fresh for quality but it has always been less quality. i mean i havent even heard of tracks 14, 15 & 18
NOW beats So Fresh so badly.
bulion, do you have a date for The Pussycat Dolls "Doll Domination 2.0"?
Doll Domination 2.0 is to tie in with the tour. April 24th seems to be the tentative date at the moment.

bulion can u get clarification about whether Pink's Funhouse will have a tour edition, and if This Is How It Goes Down is the fourth single from it? thanks.
Hello Bulion!!!!

I would like to know release dates for these upcoming dvd's?
please?

DVD's:

1.The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (Brad Pitt)
2.The Reader (Kate Winslet)
3.Changeling (Angelina Jolie)
4.Rachel Getting Married (Anne Hathaway)
5.Vicky Cristina Barcelona (Penelope Cruz)




The only one that has a release date is No.5, and that's May 21st at the moment.
Hello there. I have earned five nationally recognised certificates in music composition in Australia, as well as an additional two in the United States. As a professional musician, songwriter, music critic and university professor in music and popular culture, I work hard around the clock trying to analyse the individual opinions of others and how they think. In the same way an economist tries to predict how a market will react to economic changes in not only the closed but global economy, I'm one of the most sought after people in the country to predict how music consumers will react to various musicians. After years of intensive research and study, I have concluded that most people in Australia these days prefers music of mainstream three. That is, the pop/soft rock culture is currently the most popular and the hip hop/rap culture is not too far behind. In the year 2010, a lot of the music that people will be listening to will be slightly harder rock than the subgenre most popular today, but still in tune with the mainstream rock definition, in fact, by no means heavier than the general rock seen currently. I am usually very busy and am not a person with the time or care to be involved in musical discussion in forums, however I have kept an interested viewpoint on this website since yesterday, because it is constructive and it is quite unique to what I have seen on most websites on the internet recently. I told one of my students about this website and he too is very impressed. Now, I am sure, like many other music enthusiasts, you would most likely be curious about my unparalleled knowledge and accuracy in today's music tastes. If you would like to know more about whta I do, or if you would like any further information about anything to do with music or popular culture, you can contact me. Now, in my old age I am either very busy or tired and may not reply straight away. But you can contact my secretary who currently resides elsewhere, but will be able to redirect you to me within a matter of days, or hours if you are lucky. Leave a message at capt.dodge@gmail.com and my secretary will redirect you to myself and maybe we can have a very empowering musical conversation indeed.

Dr. Fish: University Of NSW
Hello Dr. Fish!!

Welcome to the forum!!

I prefer pop/soft rock genre,
and really enjoy commercial music.

Thanks for the lovely insight about music and your career.
What a coinsidense, I prefer the Pop/Soft Rock genre too.

Thats good info you got there Dr. Fish. Enjoyed reading it.
i really dont think its a coincidence i think most people on this forum would fall into that category cos thats what chart music mostly is.
TRUE.
MTV Australian Video Music Awards Update:

According to news.com.au

PETE Wentz came from Europe, Kings of Leon from the US and Dannii Minogue flew up from Melbourne. Celebrities travelled from near and far to walk the red carpet at Darling Harbour's Convention Centre last night for the Vodafone MTV Australia Awards despite the glum Sydney weather.

Hosted by Fall Out Boy bassist Wentz, the annual gongs were, as always, more about glitz and glamour than actual music, with only two Aussies taking home statues from nine categories.

While tabloid princess Britney Spears, I Kissed A Girl singer Katy Perry and punk rocker Pink (all not present) were the main winners, electro-pop sensations Sneaky Sound System were crowned best "Independent Spirit", while R'n'B breakthrough Jessica Mauboy picked up a title that had to go to one of our own - Best Aussie.

Mauboy took to the stage to belt out the title track of her debut album, Been Waiting, after The Killers opened the show via satellite from a sold out concert in New Zealand.

Four-piece family act Kings of Leon, rock band The Fray, Australian pop singer Sia and English indie group The Kaiser Chiefs also performed.

Considering last year's special guest was Mischa Barton, the most unusual part of the night was having Lara Bingle present an award.

On the ruby rug, stars such as Minogue - sans boyfriend Kris Smith - Delta Goodrem and fiancé Brian McFadden, Welsh beauty Duffy, actress Estella Warren, models Nikki Phillips and Tallulah Morton and stylist Pip Edwards showed up in their Friday finest and were interviewed by The Hills star Audrina Patridge.

While girl-about-town Ruby Rose co-hosted the preliminaries, the MTV VJ was not joined by good pals The Veronicas, who are swanning across Europe flogging their album Hook Me Up.

The tiny twins are soon to grace the pages of the UK's FHM, but Confidential hears there are no bikinis involved.

Most of the talent at the awards ceremony chose to kick on after the awards and head to the official after-party at the Hilton Hotel, where they partied until the wee hours.

Australian rockers Wolfmother surprised the crowd with the world debut of their new single, Background.

The complete list of winners:

Best Video: Pink, ’So What’

Best Moves: Britney Spears, 'Circus'

Best Collaboration: T.I Ft Rihanna, ’Live Your Life’

Best Dance Video: The Ian Carey Project, 'Get Shaky'

Best Rock Video: Fall Out Boy, 'I Don't Care'

Best Aussie: Jessica Mauboy

Best Breakthrough: Katy Perry

Best Kiwi: Nesian Mystik

Best Independent Spirit: Sneaky Sound System



When I 1st discovered the MTV Awards they seemed interesting but after the 2007 Awards I lost interest, especially after the free to air viewing on Channel 10 in that year. Why you might ask, well when they viewed it free to air they had to cut it down from 3 hours to 2 hours. Do you know what they cut out, 3 performences by Aussies. Thats messed up big time.

Also most of the Awards won at the MTV Awards are by international Artists which is not fair and it is crap how the Awards are more about glitz and glamour than actual music. IMO Last years awards were the worst.
I actually was looking forward to last nights Australian M.T.V awards and to be honest was dscussed at it's lack of zast & production.
Pete Wentz looked like a rabbit in headlights & was very uncomfortable to watch all night!
The guy with the pommie accent was crude & couldn't help but to swear every other words!
Whoever was the sound technition needs to be shot because some of it was horrible!
What was with all the randoms getting up & accepting awards
I've watched all the MTV awards broadcasts this year & this one was so bad it wasn't funny. It made the A.R.I.A's look like the Grammy's!
On a good note though, The Killers were brilliant doing 'Spaceman'. The Fray were also solid & was glad they added the strings section to 'You Found Me'.
Jessica Mauboy made a huge mistake i think by doing a stripped back version of 'Running Back' that led into her current single 'Been Waiting'.
LIFTER, you do realise Shannon Noll won best artist, 2 years in a row.

your contradictions never cease to amaze me.
I said MOST awards are won by international acts not ALL.
Well that's why we have the ARIAs, douchebag.

MTV measures popularity amongst teenagers.
Now it all makes sense, MTV is for teenagers and thats why the awards are lousy. That explains everything.
You're a teenage, you should know how lousy your opinion is.
guys stop fighting.
If you consider 19 to be a teenager then your right and I'm not the only person here who has lousy opinions.
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