List of awards and nominations received by Vampire Weekend

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Vampire Weekend awards and nominations

Vampire Weekend in 2007
Awards and nominations
Award Wins Nominations
Totals
Awards won 4
Nominations 14

Vampire Weekend is an American indie rock band from New York City. The band has released three studio albums: Vampire Weekend in 2008, Contra in 2010, and Modern Vampires of the City all under XL Recordings [1]

American Music Awards[edit]

The American Music Awards are awarded for outstanding achievements in the record industry. Vampire Weekend had been nominated once for this award.[2]

Year Recipient Award Result
2010 Vampire Weekend Favorite Alternative Artist Nominated

BRIT Awards[edit]

The BRIT Awards are the British Phonographic Industry's annual pop music awards. Vampire Weekend has received one nomination.

Year Recipient Award Result
2011 Vampire Weekend Best International Group Nominated

Grammy Awards[edit]

The Grammy Awards are awarded annually by the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences of the United States since 1958. Vampire Weekend have been nominated twice and won once.[3]

Year Recipient Award Result
2011 Contra Best Alternative Music Album Nominated
2014 Modern Vampires of the City Best Alternative Music Album Won

International Dance Music Awards[edit]

The International Dance Music Awards are an annual electronic and dance music awards held by the Winter Music Conference. Vampire Weekend has received one nomination.

Year Recipient Award Result
2011 "Giving Up the Gun" Best Alternative/Rock Dance Track Nominated

MTV Europe Music Awards[edit]

The MTV Europe Music Awards (EMA) were established in 1994 by MTV Networks Europe to celebrate the most popular music videos in Europe. Vampire Weekend had been nominated once.

Year Recipient Award Result
2011 Vampire Weekend Best Alternative Nominated

MTV Video Music Awards[edit]

The MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs) were established in 1984 by MTV to celebrate the most popular music videos in Europe. Vampire Weekend had been nominated once.[4]

Year Recipient Award Result
2013 "Diane Young" Best Rock Video Nominated

mtvU Woodie Awards[edit]

The MtvU Woodie Awards are a music awards show held by mtvU to recognize "the music voted best by college students". Vampire Weekend had been nominated twice.

Year Recipient Award Result
2008 "Cape Cod Kwassa Kwassa" Best Video Nominated
2011 "Giving Up the Gun" Best Video Nominated

NME Awards[edit]

The NME Awards are an annual music awards show, founded by the music magazine NME. Vampire Weekend had won the award once.

Year Recipient Award Result
2008 Vampire Weekend Best New American Alternative/Indie Band Won

Q Awards[edit]

The Q Awards are the UK's annual music awards run by the music magazine Q. Vampire Weekend has won the award twice and has been nominated another three times.

Year Recipient Award Result
2008 Vampire Weekend Best New Act Nominated
Vampire Weekend Best Album Nominated
"A Punk" Best Video Nominated
2011 "Giving Up the Gun" Best Video Won
2013 Vampire Weekend Best Act In The World Today[5] Won

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Vampire Weekend discography". AllMusic. Retrieved 2013-08-25. 
  2. ^ "American Music Awards:Favorite Alternative Artist". Rock On The Net. Retrieved 2013-08-25. 
  3. ^ "Vampire Weekend Sinks Teeth Into Grammys". CBS New York. 2011-01-24. Retrieved 2013-08-25. 
  4. ^ "Ciara, Drake, Kendrick Lamar, Vampire Weekend, Rihanna, Justin Timberlake and Miley Cyrus Nominated for MTV VMAs". The Fader. 2013-07-17. Retrieved 2013-08-25. 
  5. ^ "Q Awards 2013 - the winners!". Q. Retrieved 5 November 2013.