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2004 ARIA Award Winners

18th ARIA Awards Ceremony

17 October 2004
Sydney SuperDome, NSW
Hosted by Rove McManus for the 3rd year in a row.

The 18th ARIA Awards moved the day to Sunday nights. This welcomed change saw an average of over 1.3 million people who watched the Network 10 TV broadcast. The Melbourne group Jet were the big winners of the night with 6 awards: Album of the Year, Single of the Year, Best Group, Breakthrough Artist – Album, Breakthrough Artist – Single and Best Rock Album.

ARIA Awards

Hall Of Fame
Little River Band

Album Of The Year
Get Born

Highest Selling Album
Delta Goodrem
Innocent Eyes

Single Of The Year
Are You Gonna Be My Girl

Highest Selling Single
Guy Sebastian
Angels Brought Me Here

Best Pop Release
Missy Higgins

Best Rock Album
Get Born

Best Group
Get Born

Best Female Artist
Kasey Chambers
Wayward Angel

Best Male Artist
John Butler
Sunrise Over Sea

Breakthrough Artist – Album
Get Born

Breakthrough Artist – Single
Are You Gonna Be My Girl

Best Music DVD
Midnight Oil
Best Of Both Worlds

Best Comedy Release
Scared Weird Little Guys
Bits and Pieces

Best Country Album
Kasey Chambers
Wayward Angel

Best Children’s Album

Best Blues & Roots Album
John Butler Trio
Sunrise Over Sea

Best Dance Release
Girls Can Be Cruel

Best Urban Release
Part 3 – Random Thought

Best Independent Release
John Butler Trio
Sunrise Over Sea

Best Adult Contemporary Album
Paul Kelly
Ways and Means

Fine Arts Awards

Best Classical Album
Teddy Tahu Rhodes – The Voice

Best Jazz Album
The Necks – Drive By

Best Original Soundtrack, Cast, Show Recording
David Bridie – Nautical Forlorn

Best World Music Album
Seaman Dan – Perfect Pearl

Artisan Awards

Best Cover Art
James Hackett
The Dissociatives – The Dissociatives

Producer Of The Year
Paul McKercher & Eskimo Joe
Eskimo Joe – A Song Is A City

Best Video
James Hackett
The Dissociatives – Somewhere Down The Barrel

Engineer Of The Year
Paul McKercher & Eskimo Joe
Eskimo Joe – A Song Is A City

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