Paul Kelly, Amy Shark and M-Phazes were among the winners of tonight’s APRA Awards, but it was A.B. Original who made history, being the first hip hop artists to take out the coveted Songwriter Of the Year award.

Below are all the winners.

Song of the Year

Title: Firewood and Candles
Performer: Paul Kelly
Writers: Paul Kelly* / Billy Miller
Publisher: Sony/ATV Music Publishing*

Billy Miller and Paul Kelly. Credit: Tony Mott

Songwriter of the Year

A.B. Original (Briggs & Trials)

Breakthrough Songwriter of the Year

Writer: Sarah Aarons
Publisher: Sony/ATV Music Publishing

Overseas Recognition Award

Ben Abraham (and) Kylie Sackley

Ted Albert Award for Outstanding Services to Australian Music

Midnight Oil