Ivor Novello song awards winners
16 May 2013 Last updated at 18:28 BST
Former Oasis frontman Noel Gallagher was among the big name winners at the Ivor Novello Awards awards, picking up an award for outstanding song collection.
Since quitting the band he has established an acclaimed solo career.
Randy Newman picked up a special international award and Marc Almond came away with an inspiration award.
The awards, now in their 58th year, are much-prized by the music industry as they are chosen by songwriters and composers.