Liam Gallagher will get particular award at NME, six years after brother Noel

Liam Gallagher instructed Sky Information says he thinks the Godlike Genius prize he acquired on the NME Awards was ‘lengthy overdue’.

The previous Oasis frontman picked up the accolade six years after his brother Noel was given the identical honour.

The frontman was given the award in 2012 by the Smiths' Johnny Marr
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His brother was given the award in 2012 by the Smiths’ Johnny Marr

He mentioned he ought to have been recognised sooner.

He instructed Sky Information: “If you are going to give one brother one, you need to give the opposite one, so I used to be a bit put out with that, you realize what I imply?” he defined on the crimson carpet for the occasion in London.

Australian singer Kylie Minogue posing on the red carpet
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Australian singer Kylie Minogue posed on the crimson carpet

“However then once more, finest issues come to those that wait I suppose.”

I requested Liam if his brother had been in contact to congratulate him.

“Nah nah no, I do not converse to that clown,” Gallagher mentioned.

“He is too busy writing cosmic pop and sharpening his scissors, and making an attempt to persuade the People that it is the approach ahead.”


Liam and Noel Gallagher

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Liam lastly matches brother Noel

The scissor reference follows Noel’s current use of a scissor participant on stage at his Excessive Flying Birds concert events.

NME’s Editor in chief Mike Williams introduced the award to the Wall Of Glass singer, saying: “This can be a man who understands precisely what it means to be a rock’n’roll star.”

NME editor Mike Williams presented Gallagher with the award
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NME editor Mike Williams mentioned Gallagher was a real star

However Gallagher mentioned he does not wish to be one in every of a dying breed.

“I hope not, I am simply one in every of many. However there’s not many right here tonight I do not suppose.”

He defined why he thinks there’s not as many stars subscribing to the rockstar standing that he holds.

“You are not allowed to say something anymore are you? In the event you say something you get a slapped wrist and that y’know what I imply?”

“Apparently guitar music ain’t that stylish anymore so that they’ve all jumped ship, they usually’ve received keyboards spherical them, it is their fault for leaping ship as a result of it is at all times been cool and I feel it’s going to come again spherical.

“So those who’ll come again and put their guitars again on – disgrace on them y’know what I imply – whoever they’re.”

Different winners finally evening’s NME Awards included Kasabian for finest stay act, J Hus who was awarded finest album and Rubbish frontwoman Shirley Manson who was given the Icon prize.

J Hus WON Best Album at the awards Awards 2018
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Grime artist J Hus received Greatest Album

Record of Winners:

Greatest British Solo Artist Loyle Carner

Greatest British Band Alt-J

Greatest Album J Hus – Frequent Sense

Greatest Pageant Glastonbury

Greatest Pageant Headliner Muse

Greatest Monitor Charli XCX – Boys

Greatest Stay Artist Kasabian

Greatest Worldwide Band HAIM

Greatest Worldwide Solo Artist Lorde

Greatest New Artist Stefflon Don

Greatest Mixtape Avelino – No B*******

Greatest Collaboration Craig David and Bastille – I Know You

Greatest Movie Child Driver

NME Underneath The Radar Pale Waves

Greatest Music Video The Huge Moon – Sucker

Innovation Award Boy Higher Know

NME Icon Shirley Manson of Rubbish

Godlike Genuis Liam Gallagher

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