Coldplay on top of the 'Q' world

Coldplay were the big winners at today's 'Q' Awards.

The band won Best Album and Best Act in the World Today at the annual showbiz bash.

The Last Shadow Puppets, a side project of Arctic Monkey Alex Turner, was named Best New Act.

Duffy beat Adele to the Breakthrough Artist gong and Keane won Best Track for Spiralling.

The Kaiser Chiefs took the title for Best Live Act and Grace Jones was named a 'Q' Idol.

Adam Ant won the Q Icon award and David Gilmour the Outstanding Contribution to Music title.

The awards took place at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London.

The Winners

Best New Act: The Last Shadow Puppets

Breakthrough Artist: Duffy

Best Track: Keane - 'Spiralling'

Best Video: Vampire Weekend - 'A-Punk'

'Q' Classic Songwriter: John Mellencamp

'Q' Classic Song: Meat Loaf - 'Bat Out Of Hell'

'Q' Inspiration: Cocteau Twins

'Q' Legend: Glen Campbell

Best Live Act: Kaiser Chiefs

Best Album: Coldplay - 'Viva La Vida Or Death And All His Friends'

'Q' Innovation In Sound: Massive Attack

'Q' Icon: Adam Ant

'Q' Idol: Grace Jones

'Q' Outstanding Contribution To Music: David Gilmour

Best Act In The World Today: Coldplay


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