Dave Crowned Songwriter Of The Year At Ivor Novello Awards
20 May 2022
Dave has won Songwriter of the Year Ivor Novello Awards.
The South London rapper claimed his fourth Ivor Novello gong for his work on the single Titanium in 2021.
Celebrating Britain’s best songwriters and composers, this years ceremony took place at Grosvenor House hotel on Thursday 19 May.
Little Simz also picked up Best Contemporary Song with “I Love You, I Hate You” while Ed Sheeran took home Most Performed Work with “Bad Habits”.
The full winners from The Ivors 2022 are as follows:
‘Pink Noise’ – written by Dann Hume and Laura Mvula; performed by Laura Mvula
Best Contemporary Song
‘I Love You, I Hate You’ – written by Dean “Inflo” Josiah Cover and Little Simz; performed by Little Simz
Best Original Film Score
The World To Come – composed by Daniel Blumberg
Best Original Video Game Score
Marvel’s Guardians Of The Galaxy – composed by Richard Jacques
Best Song Musically and Lyrically
‘Seventeen Going Under’ – written and performed by Sam Fender
Best Television Soundtrack
Landscapers – composed by Arthur Sharpe
Outstanding Song Collection
PRS For Music Most Performed Work
‘Bad Habits’ – written by Fred again.., Johnny McDaid and Ed Sheeran; performed by Ed Sheeran
PRS For Music Icon Award
Robert Smith and Simon Gallup
Rising Star Award with Apple Music
Songwriter of the Year
Special International Award with Apple Music
Elizabeth Fraser, Robin Guthrie and Simon Raymonde