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Jimmy Page, Motörhead and Metallica triumph at the Kerrang! Awards 2019

Jimmy Page accepts his Kerrang! Award © PA Images

The Kerrang! Awards took place at the Islington Assembly Hall in London last night (Wednesday 19th June) with Jimmy Page, Motörhead and Metallica among the big winners.

Fresh from triumphing at Manchester Etihad Stadium the previous evening, Metallica attended the bash where Lars Ulrich and Robert Trujillo picked up two prestigious gongs – Best International Act and Best International Live Act.

Metallica with their Best International Act honour © PA Images

Thin Lizzy and Black Star Riders’ Scott Gorham was on hand to present Metallica with their International Live Act award, while Queen’s Roger Taylor gave them their Best International Act honour.

Led Zeppelin legend Jimmy Page also personally attended the ceremony to pick up his Kerrang! Icon Award, while Phil Campbell received Motörhead's Kerrang! Inspiration Award.

Phil Campbell picks up Motörhead's Kerrang! Inspiration Award © PA Images

Other winners on the night included Ghost (Best Album for ‘Prequelle’) and Skunk Anansie who were entered into The Kerrang! Hall Of Fame.

There was also a poignant moment during the evening when everyone in attendance gave late Prodigy singer Keith Flint a standing ovation. 

The full winners list at the Kerrang! Awards 2019 is as follows:

Best British Breakthrough Act

Best International Breakthrough Act

Best Song
Fever 333 – ‘Burn It’

Best Album
Ghost – ‘Prequelle’

Best British Live Act

Best International Live Act

Best British Act
Bring Me The Horizon

The Kerrang! Hall Of Fame
Skunk Anansie

The Kerrang! Inspiration Award

Best International Act

The Kerrang! Icon
Jimmy Page

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