Music News

Lady Gaga, Sia and more among 2020 APRA Award winners

Wiktor Szymanowicz / Barcroft Media via Getty Images

Lady Gaga and Sia were among the big winners at this year’s Australasian Performing Right Association (APRA) awards held on Monday.

Gaga and Bradley Cooper’s duet, “Shallow,” from their 2018 remake of A Star Is Born, was previously announced as the Most Performed International Work. And Sia’s “Cheap Thrill’s was named Most Performed Australian Work Overseas for the third straight year.

Australian singer/songwriter Tones and I took home the awards for Song of the Year and Breakthrough Songwriter of the Year for her breakout hit, “Dance Monkey.”

The APRAs were originally set to be handed out on April 28, but was replaced with an hour-long “virtual” event due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The full list of winners is available here.

By George Costantino
Copyright © 2020, ABC Audio. All rights reserved.