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Dance Music World Honors Top UK Stars

Posted in News on June 15, 2000

BMI's UK dance artists were feted at DanceStar 2000, the international online Dance Music Awards, that took place recently at London's Alexandra Palace. Celebrating the phenomenal achievements of UK artists, DanceStar 2000 and the accompanying Channel 4/T4 television show were designed to give the entire industry a greater sense of the thriving dance music scene while further boosting dance music sales and gaining even more extensive chart recognition. The £2m inaugural event opened with a thoroughly successful international awards ceremony attended by over 2,000 music industry and media executives, featuring 21 awards' presentations and 8 live performances.

BMI Winners

Smirnoff Best House Act
Basement Jaxx (PRS)
"Red Alert"

Best Trance Act
Chicane (PRS)
"Don't Give Up"

Topshop Best Album of the Year
Moby

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MTV Best Video
Jamiroquai (PRS)
"Canned Heat" (S2)

Best Radio DJ
Judge Jules (PRS)

DanceStar of the Year
Moby

Best Chart Act
DJ Jurgen presents Alice Deejay (BUMA)