2010 World Music Awards

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The 2010 (21st annual) World Music Awards took place in Monte Carlo, Monaco and it was hosted by Michelle Rodriguez and Hayden Panettiere on May 18, 2010. This award ceremony returned after a one-year break, in the same spiritual home of Monte Carlo.


In order of appearance, shown on television.

Appearance not broadcast on television:

Nominees & winners[edit]

Below is a list of the nominees for each award, in order of presentation, as shown on television. Winners are in bold.

Best New Artist[edit]

Presented by will.i.am

Best Hip-Hop Act[edit]

Presented by Karolína Kurková

Best Producer[edit]

Presented by Kelly Rowland

Best African Artist[edit]

Presented by Tommy Hilfiger

Best Asian Artist[edit]

Presented by Paris Hilton

World's Best Pop/Rock Artist[edit]

Presented by Karolína Kurková

Outstanding Contribution to the Arts[edit]

Presented by Cuba Gooding Jr.

Best DJ[edit]

Presented by Victoria Silvstedt

Best French Artist[edit]

  • David Guetta

Best R&B Artist[edit]

Presented by Paris and Nicky Hilton

Best Single[edit]

Presented by Melody Thornton

Best Classical Artist[edit]

Presented by Robin Gibb

World's Best Album[edit]

Presented by Rachel Hunter and Peter Andre

Louder- Charice

Rock Legends[edit]

Presented by Wladimir Klitschko

Award presentations not broadcast on television[edit]

World's Best Rock Artist[edit]

More regional awards[edit]

  • World's Best Selling American Artist: Lady Gaga
  • World's Best Selling Australian Artist: Empire of the Sun
  • World's Best Selling British Artist: Susan Boyle
  • World's Best Selling Canadian Artist: Celine Dion
  • World's Best Selling German Artist: Rammstein
  • World's Best Selling Irish Artist: U2
  • World's Best Selling Italian Artist: Tiziano Ferro
  • World's Best Selling Latin American Artist: Shakira
  • World's Best Selling Middle Eastern Artist: Elissa
  • World's Best Selling Scandinavian Artist: A-Ha
  • World's Best Selling Spanish Artist: Mónica Naranjo

International telecasts[edit]


See also[edit]

External links[edit]