Awards

Arctic Monkeys Mercury Prize Ceremony Wallpaper

Arctic Monkeys first album “Whatever People Say I Am, That’s What I’m Not”, released on 23 January 2006, was at the time the fastest-selling debut album in British music history. It winning both the 2006 Mercury Prize and the 2007 BRIT Awards for “Best British Album”. The band’s second album, “Favourite Worst Nightmare”, was released on 23 April 2007, sold over 225,000 copies in its first week, and again was nominated for the 2007 Mercury Prize. The group also picked up the award for “Best British Album” and “Best British Group” at the 2008 BRIT Awards. At the 2006 NME Awards , Arctic Monkeys made history by becoming the first band to win both “Best New Band” and “Best British Band” in the same ceremomny. Concerning the Grammy Awards, the band were also nominated for two awards in 2007.

Overall, Arctic Monkeys have received 38 awards from 88 nominations, that we list below:

List of awards and nominations received by Arctic Monkeys

AwardYearRecipientResult
Brit2006Arctic Monkeys - Best British Breakthrough ActWon
Brit2007Arctic Monkeys - Best British GroupWon
Brit2007Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not - Best British AlbumWon
Brit2008Arctic Monkeys - Best British GroupWon
Brit2008Arctic Monkeys - Best Live ActNominated
Brit2008Favourite Worst Nightmare - Best British AlbumWon
Brit2012Arctic Monkeys - Best British GroupNominated
Brit2014Arctic Monkeys - Best British GroupWon
Brit2014AM - Best British AlbumWon
Grammy2007Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not - Best Alternative Music AlbumNominated
Grammy2007"Chun Li's Spinning Bird Kick" - Best Rock Instrumental PerformanceNominated
Grammy2015"Do I Wanna Know?" - Best Rock PerformanceNominated
Ivor Novello2007Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm NotWon
Ivor Novello2013AMNominated
Mercury Prize2006Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not - Album of the YearWon
Mercury Prize2007Favourite Worst Nightmare - Album of the YearNominated
Mercury Prize2013AM - Album of the YearNominated
Meteor Music2007Arctic Monkeys - Best International Band Nominated
Meteor Music2007Arctic Monnkeys - Best Live PerformanceNominated
Meteor Music2007Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not - Best International AlbumWon
MOJO2011Suck It And See - Best AlbumWon
MTV EMA2011Arctic Monkeys - Best AlternativeNominated
MTV EMA2012Arctic Monkeys - Best World StageNominated
MTV EMA2012Arctic Monkeys - Best AlternativeNominated
MTV EMA2014Arctic Monkeys - Best RockNominated
MTV VMA2014Do I Wanna Know? - Best Rock VideoNominated
MTV VMA2015Why'd You Only Call Me When You're High? - Best Rock VideoNominated
Muso2005Arctic Monkeys - Best New ActWon
NME2006Arctic Monkeys - Best New BandWon
NME2006Arctic Monkeys - Best British BandWon
NME2006Arctic Monkeys - Best British BandNominated
NME2006Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not - Album of the YearWon
NME2006"I Bet You Look Good on the Dancefloor" - Best TrackWon
NME2007Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not - Best AlbumWon
NME2007Scummy Man - Best Music DVDWon
NME2008Arctic Monkeys - Best British BandWon
NME2008Arctic Monkeys - Best Live BandNominated
NME2008Favourite Worst Nightmare - Best AlbumWon
NME2008"Fluorescent Adolescent" - Best TrackWon
NME2008"Teddy Picker" - Best Music VideoNominated
NME2008Favourite Worst Nightmare - Best International AlbumWon
NME2009"Arctic Monkeys at The Apollo" - Best Music DVDWon
NME2010Arctic Monkeys - Best BandNominated
NME2010Arctic Monkeys - Best Live BandWon
NME2010Arctic Monkeys - Giving It Back Fan AwardNominated
NME2010Humbug - Best AlbumNominated
NME2010"Crying Lightning" - Best TrackNominated
NME2010"Cornerstone" - Best VideoNominated
NME2010Alex Turner - Hero of the YearNominated
NME2012Arctic Monkeys - Best BandNominated
NME2012Arctic Monkeys - Best Live BandWon
NME2012Arctic Monkeys - Most Dedicated FansNominated
NME2012Suck It And See - Best AlbumNominated
NME2012Suck It And See - Best Album ArtworkNominated
NME2012"The Hellcat Spangled Shalalala" - Best TrackNominated
NME2012"Suck It and See" - Best VideoNominated
NME2012Alex Turner - Hero of the YearNominated
NME2014Arctic Monkeys - Best British BandWon
NME2014Arctic Monkeys - Best Live BandWon
NME2014Arctic Monkeys - Best Fan CommunityWon
NME2014AM - Best AlbumWon
NME2014"R U Mine?" - Best TrackWon
NME2014"Why'd You Only Call Me When You're High?" - Best Music VideoNominated
NME2014Alex Turner - Hero of the YearWon
NME2015Alex Turner - Hero of the YearWon
PLUG2007Arctic Monkeys - New Artist of the YearWon
PLUG2007Arctic Monkeys - Artist of the YearNominated
Q2006Arctic Monkeys - Best Live AcTNominated
Q2006Arctic Monkeys - Best New ActNominated
Q2006Arctic Monkeys - People's ChoiceWon
Q2006Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not - Album of the YearWon
Q2006"I Bet You Look Good on the Dancefloor" - Best TrackNominated
Q2007Arctic Monkeys - Best Act in the World TodayNominated
Q2007Arctic Monkeys - Best Live ActWon
Q2007Favourite Worst Nightmare - Album of the YearWon
Q2009Arctic Monkeys - Best Act in the World TodayNominated
Q2009Arctic Monkeys - Best Live ActWon
Q2009Humbug - Album of the YearNominated
Q2009"Crying Lightning" - Best TrackNominated
Q2012"R U Mine?" - Best VideoNominated
Q2013"Do I Wanna Know?" - Best TrackWon
Q2013Arctic Monkeys - Best Live ActNominated
Q2013Arctic Monkeys - Best Act in the World TodayNominated
List of awards and nominations received by Arctic Monkeys