2008 World Music Awards

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The 20th annual World Music Awards was held on 9 November 2008 in Monaco. Awards are given based on worldwide sales figures for that year. The ceremony was hosted by actor Jesse Metcalfe and singer Michelle Williams.[1]

Performers[edit]

Nominees[edit]

Below is a list of all the nominees for each award, the winners are in bold.

World's Best Selling Record Act[edit]

World's Best Selling Pop Female Artist[edit]

World's Best Selling Pop Male Artist[edit]

World's Best Selling Pop/Rock Female Artist[edit]

World's Best Selling Pop/Rock Male Artist[edit]

World's Best Selling Rock Act[edit]

World's Best Selling R&B Female[edit]

World's Best Selling R&B Male[edit]

World's Best Selling New R&B Act[edit]

World's Best Selling New Act[edit]

World's Best Selling Hip Hop/Rap Artist[edit]

World's Best DJ[edit]

World's Best Selling Latin Performer[edit]

Legend Awards[edit]

Diamond Award[edit]

Outstanding Contribution to the Arts[edit]

Special Achievement Award[edit]

Outstanding Contribution to the Music Industry[edit]

Regional Awards[edit]

International telecasts[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i "World Music Awards 2008". Archived from the original on 1 June 2009. Retrieved 6 February 2009. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f Lucy (10 November 2008). "Leona Lewis, Amy Winehouse and Coldplay win at the World Music Awards". Archived from the original on 14 March 2009. Retrieved 6 February 2009. 
  3. ^ "MARIAH CAREY – CAREY AND KNOWLES LEAD WORLD MUSIC AWARDS". contactmusic.com. 10 November 2008. Archived from the original on 2 March 2009. Retrieved 6 February 2009. 

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