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February 27, 2014 (7:11 am) GMT
The British band bags multiple awards including Best British Band, Best Live Band and Best Album for 'AM', while the Los Angeles group wins Best International Band award.

The full winners list of 2014 NME Awards has been unveiled. was the biggest winner as they took home the top prizes in five categories including Best British Band, Best Live Band and Best Fan Community.

They also won the Best Album award for their latest record, "". Additionally, the group's singer Alex Turner was named Hero of the Year, edging out , late musician and Russian protest group Pussy Riot.

Los Angeles-based band managed to shine at the U.K. event as well. The group grabbed the Best International Band trophy after beating competitors like , and . Alana Haim, one of the Haim sisters, then won the Best Band Blog/Twitter title.

Just a few months after ending her lengthy hiatus, was already the best solo artist. The singer has just released several songs, including "Hard Out Here" and "Air Balloon", and is still working on her new album that will be called "".

Other winners included (Godlike Genius), (Songwriter's Songwriter) and (Best Track for "White Noise"). Glastonbury was named Best Festival while Best Small Festival award went to Swn.

won Villain of the Year for two years in a row. His band , however, was saved from being the worst band again as Manchester quartet took the title from the five-piece.

Elsewhere, "" nabbed the Best TV Show award while "Made of Stone" was named Best Music Film.

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